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Oral history interview with Hans A. Hanel [electronic resource], 1975

Creator: Hanel, Hans A.
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Sound file: digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Industrial engineer.

Scope and Contents

German education in mechanical and industrial engineering; German economy, 1920s; move to America, work for International Harvester; machine design work for American Can and McDonald Machine Company; McDonald vs. Cameron press; work on Chemical Warfare Service research committee, World War II; Continental Can's Army and Navy E Award; unionization; women's employment, World War II; problems due to lack of updated tools; industrial engineering standards grievances; inventory control; importance of communications.


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