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Oral history interview with Roque Torrea, 1975

Creator: Torrea, Roque
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 112 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Foreman.

Scope and Contents

Family and move to the United States; employment with Los Angeles Can Company; acquisition by Continental Can; general line procedure; unionization, World War II production; women workers; promotions and transfers.

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