Jennings, Norma W.
- Existence: 1939
Norma "Corky" Jennings was born in Blount County, Tennessee in 1939. She married when she was 15 and frequently moved around the country with her husband, who was in the military service. She and her husband divorced after seven years of marriage, and Jennings moved back to Blount County around 1961. She went to work for Levi Strauss in 1963, the year in which the company bought two existing Maryville, Tennessee factories and converted them to the manufacture of Levi Strauss denim products.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Almost all of the materials in the collection relate directly or indirectly to the 1979 strikes. But there are two distinct type of materials: legal document relating to the FCMS arbitration hearings in 1979-80 and ballots from Local 402 elections, 1981-82.