1972 oral history interview with Henry Pfaff

1972 oral history interview with Henry Pfaff

An oral history interview with long-term Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) member, Henry Pfaff, conducted in 1972.


-Akron rubber strike



-Early organizing efforts

-Organizing gasoline dealers

-IWW activities

-Rubber worker

-Unemployment and relief


-letter to Elizabeth Balanoff

-8 poems

-2 letters to Kevin Rodwurm

Henry Pfaff oral history.pdf1.52 MB


May 29 2015 05:13

I met Henry a couple or three times. Once in NYC and I believe twice in Buffalo. An ole time Wob with a distinctly Hungarian accent. Can't say anything special sticks out, except for the fact he was an ole time class warrior with a constructive practice.