Oral history interview with General Lucius D. Clay, 1973

 

Name
Clay, Lucius D. (Lucius DuBignon), 1897-1978 (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with General Lucius D. Clay, 1973
Abstract
Election as chairman; problems of over-centralization; considerations behind diversification policy and specific acquisitions; formation of Europemballage; anti-trust problems over Hazel-Atlas and Gair; Continental Can's competitive standing; development and recruiting of new executive talent; public relations campaign of 1950s; seizure of Cuban assets by Castro; 1961 mission to Berlin
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Executives; Government executives--United States; Veterans; International business enterprises; Consolidation and merger of corporations; Clay, Lucius D. (Lucius DuBignon), 1897-1978; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1973
Physical Description
92 pages
Note (Biographical)
Army officer, government official, executive
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on October 16, 1973
Note (Provenance)
Lucius D. Clay, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13536882
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-6vpj-5c23
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview