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Oral history interview with Edwin H. Graves, 1974

Creator: Graves, Edwin H.
Project: Continental Group project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 95 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Plant manager.

Scope and Contents

Engineering education; work for Albemarle Paper; flood of 1941; American Vicose Company engineering work; move to Hummel-Ross as assistant manager; Contenental Can purchase of Hummel-Ross, effects; installation of a lime kiln; capabilities expansion; effects of Gair merger; industrial vs. academic environment; Continental Can's policies of integrity, honesty; contract negotiations, Hopewell; problems with Augusta plant operations.

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