Oral history interview with Danny Barry Stein

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SteinDannyAudioLog2015-12-28.pdf

Title

Oral history interview with Danny Barry Stein

Description

Danny Barry Stein (born Barry Phillip Stein) describes his early life in Overbrook, Pennsylvania, and his college years at Pennsylvania State University, where he became involved with Students for a Democratic Society. He speaks of attending the Chicago SDS convention in June, 1969 and the split that gave birth to the Weatherman Organization, a group he joined. The bulk of the interview revolves around his activities with the Weatherman, including his participation in the "Days of Rage," in Chicago in October, 1969. and his years living as a fugitive from the F.B.I. in Brattleboro, Vermont from 1970 to 1974. He also speaks of his involvement in the Green Mountain Health Center in Brattleboro, eventually becoming its director under the name Daniel Wight, and his decision in 1974 to turn himself in to the Cook County authorities.

Date

28 December 2015

Subject

Stein, Danny Barry, 1948- --Interviews.
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.). Pennsylvania State University Chapter
Weatherman (Organization)
Riots--Illinois--Chicago
Cook County (Ill.). Department of Corrections
Fugitives from justice--Vermont
Green Mountain Health Clinic (Brattleboro, Vt.)
Medical care--Vermont--Brattleboro

Rights

Permission to publish material from the Vermont 1970s Counterculture Project must be obtained from the Vermont Historical Society.

Format

MP3

Type

Audio File

Identifier

AudioFile1970s-10

Coverage

Brattleboro (Vt.)

Interviewer

Blofson, Kate

Interviewee

Stein, Danny Barry, 1948-

Location

Bala Cynwyd (Pa.)

Duration

3 hr., 5 min., 44 sec.

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library, 60 Washington Street, Barre, VT 05641-4209

Citation

“Oral history interview with Danny Barry Stein,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed April 26, 2018, http://digitalvermont.org/vt70s/AudioFile1970s-10.