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Oral history interview with Frank E. Johnson, 1975

Creator: Johnson, F. E.
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 113 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Assistant to general manager.

Scope and Contents

Business education; history of Advance Bag & Paper Company; paper mill safety; Hodge plant's labor force; Hodge as a company town; employee integration, unionization; plant operations during the Depression, World War II; postwar reintegration of servicemen into work force; introduction of industrial engineering, strike; Hodge merger with Gair; reasons for Continental Can's acquisition of Gair; reorganization; kraftboard, linerboard quality; plant expansion, diversification.


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