Oral history interview with Danny Barry Stein

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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

Identifier

AudioFile1970s-10

Format

MP3

Type

Audio File

Coverage

Brattleboro (Vt.)

Rights

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

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 July 18, 2024, https://www.digitalvermont.org/vt70s/AudioFile1970s-10.