Oral history interview with E. Ewart Fry 1975

 

Name
Fry, E. Ewart (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with E. Ewart Fry 1975
Abstract
Employment with Whittall Can Company, 1936; timekeeper, scheduling of employee production hours; general line salesman Continental, 1938; sales approaches and customers; promotion to president; maintenance of company morale; Gair and paper operations; self-manufacture and the Conoplan; waste disposal legislation and recycling in Canada; Continental's growth: metal, paper, automobile parts and pouch pack.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Executives; Factory management; Sales management; Waste paper--Recycling; Paper industry; Canada Economic conditions 1918-1945; Fry, E. Ewart; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1975
Date
1975
Note (Biographical)
Executive, Continental Can Company of Canada, Ltd.
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on December 16, 1975.
Note (Provenance)
E. Ewart Fry, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13538723
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-vem7-ny79
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.