Battle of the Overpass

Originally posted at the Walter P. Reuther Library, Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, Wayne State University. May 19, 2011. Written by Kristen Chinery, Reference Archivist. On May 26, 1937, nearly sixty UAW members from Local 174 arrived at Ford Motor Company‚Äôs River Rouge Plant to pass out leaflets, with city permit in hand, as … Continue reading Battle of the Overpass