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Oral history interview with Jerome R. Roberts [electronic resource], 1975

Creator: Roberts, Jerome R.
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

Manager, Industrial relations.

Scope and Contents

Inter-collegiate and naval rowing; personnel department for Continental Can Company at San Jose, California plant; unionization; west coast labor relations manager; rivalry with American Can; industrial relations work for Chicago plants; grievances, arbitration procedures on west coast; 1954 strike; Continental Can plane crash, 1958; plant manager; merits of pension systems.


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