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Atharasoglov, Micheal
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Coll #: T185
Date: 1981-1983
Extent: .21 linear feet (1 slim document box)
Location: 2:2:5
Collection contains the records of Las Vegas taxicab activist Micheal Atharasoglov. He fought to unionize the taxicab drivers and to restructure the Nevada Taxi Cab Drivers Administration Authority Charter. There is correspondence between Atharasoglov and Governor Richard Bryan and Attorney General Mahlon Brown regarding the poor treatment of drivers by the cab companies and a push for help from the Nevada State Legislature. There are several newspaper articles about Atharasoglovs struggle.