3/11/14: History through People, "The 'Boys' in the Bunkhouse"

           Cover photo of the New York Times piece, 'The 'Boys' in the Bunkhouse: Toil, abuse and endurance in the heartland.'

This New York Times piece, "The 'Boys' in the Bunkhouse: Toil, abuse and endurance in the heartland" details the beauty and importance of history as told through individual stories. 

Read about a unique group of men, who for over 30 years, worked at a turkey processing plant in Atalissa, Iowa. Their stories - told through first-time oral history interviews, court records, and other internal documents - are finally making their way to the national stage.

 

 

March, 2014