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Oral history interview with Jess Belser, 1975

Creator: Belser, Jess
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 68 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Corporation executive.

Scope and Contents

Missile work at Watertown Arsenal; integrity, openness of Continental Can's management; mobility of modern management; direction of Baltimore, Pennsauken, Milton plants; operations engineering duties; advances in fibre drum technology and life of division; leverpak, weatherpak, liquipak; competition, necessary versatility of corrugated plants; operations evaluation, a manager's job; expansion into timber business; white paper and brown paper system group operations; future of folding carton field; Great Plains products: multiwall and grocery bags.

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