Zien, Jimmy H.

Zien, Jimmy H.

 

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Oral history interview with Jimmy H. Zien

DOH-454
 Collection
Identifier: DOH-454
Date(s): 2015-05-10
Content Description Jimmy H. Zien, Class of 1969. Oral history interview documenting his experiences with activism and the Vietnam War era. Zien describes his early life in post-World War II Tennessee and his father’s job with the National Labor Relations Board, including his interactions with continuing New Deal programs such as the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). He discusses race relations, McCarthyism, and nuclear threats during the Cold War. Zien recalls the assassination of President John F. Kennedy...