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Turner, Doris

Doris Turner was a member of District 1199, National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees, Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU), AFL-CIO. She was a leader of the 1959 strike which launched the Union, rising through the ranks to be the Vice President and eventually President of Local 1199. Turner has been bestowed with many awards and honors and can be found in ``Who's Who in Black America'' and Who's Who in the Labor Movement''.
PRA Archive # Titlesort descending Description Genre Broadcast Date
BB3072 Memorial for Malcolm X / produced by Ken Wibecan

On the life and work of the slain Black leader. This memorial meeting was held in Rockland...

WBAI, July 26, 1965; KPFA, October 15, 1970
CSVTurner, Doris