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Reminiscences of Manuel Fossa : oral history, 1971.

Creator: Fossa, Manuel.
Project: Argentina project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 61 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Labor leader.

Scope and Contents

Early socialist interests, union activity; effects of worldwide Depression of 1930s on Argentina: political strife, foreign exploitation, corruption; Federation of Construction Unions: organization, industrial rather than craft unions, European immigrants after World War II, communist influence, political alliances; rise of Peronism; formation of Labor Party, 1945, its dissolution by Peron; deputy to provincial legislature, 1946-1948.


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