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Oral history interview with James I. Donahue, 1974

Creator: Donahue, James I.
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 41 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

District sales manager.

Scope and Contents

Education; career with Continental Can Company beginning in 1923; expansion and acquisitions under Carle Conway; reorganization with Robert Heller Associates; Atlantic Can Company, Fibre Drum Company, Bottle Crown, Hazel-Atlas Glass Company; sales in Baltimore; District sales manager; Continental's management personnel; contention and retirement in 1963.

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