Oral history interview with Charles B. Hayes 1975

Oral history interview with Charles B. Hayes 1975

 

Name:
Hayes, Charles B (Interviewee), Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Charles B. Hayes 1975
Abstract:
Family and educational background; Newark in 1920s; mines in World War II; detailed history of White Cap Company from 1932; Hazel-Atlas Glass Company, Continental Can's decision to acquire; development of Wheeling Closures Corporation; development of twist-off cap, early 1950s, tamper-proof and press-seal pharmaceutical caps; problems with baby food packaging, 1945-50; decentralization of Continental Can's divisions; unionization; production of vacuum closures in bulk.
Collection Name:
Continental Group project
Subjects:
Executives, Containers, Manufacturing processes, Consolidation and merger of corporations, Hayes, Charles B, and Continental Can Company
Format:
oral histories and sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1975
Note (Biographical):
General Manager, Manufacturing.
Note:
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on April 9, 1975.
Note (Provenance):
Charles B. Hayes, Gift 1975
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13539820
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-y9e4-t153