Oral history interview with Alfred W. Kitselman 1975

Oral history interview with Alfred W. Kitselman 1975

 

Name:
Kitselman, Alfred W (Interviewee); Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Alfred W. Kitselman 1975
Abstract:
Early product scheduling work for Bond Manufacturing Corporation; effects of World War II on can and crown production; development of plastic-lined crowns; future of closure market; industrial engineering; merger of Continental Can and Bond Crown; responsibilities of plant manager position; growth of plastics division; blow molding process and household chemicals; metal and glass vs. plastic; confidential nature of plastics development and manufacturing; dangers of PVC packaging; growth of plastic container field; plastics self-manufacture.
Collection Name:
Continental Group project
Subjects:
Executives; Container industry--Equipment and supplies; Plastics industry and trade; Consolidation and merger of corporations; Kitselman, Alfred W; Continental Can Company
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1975
Note (Biographical):
Manager of Manufacturing, Plastics Division.
Note:
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on May 27, 1975.
Note (Provenance):
Alfred W. Kitselman, Gift 1976
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13540701
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-x4sw-7610