Abstract

This interview was conducted with the interviewer's father, Robert Leciejewski, an employee at Ford Motor Company in Brook Park. He has been an employee at Ford, on and off, since 1978. The interview discusses what it is like to be an auto worker in Cleveland, some of the challenges associated with the job, as well as special memories about the plant. the automotive global economy, Ford's infamous layoffs, and his hopes for the company in the future are also discussed. The interview covers a wide variety of topics, including everthing from Slavic Village to prostitution in the Ford parking lot, and was both interesting and entertaining.

Creator

Leciejewski, Robert (interviewee)

Creator

Leciejewski, Ashley (interviewer)

Project

Cuyahoga Valley Project

Date

4-18-2011

Document Type

Oral History

Duration

42 minutes

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.

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