Oral history interview with Peter E. Fagan 1974

 

Name
Fagan, Peter E (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Peter E. Fagan 1974
Abstract
Educated at Northwestern University and American Institute of Accountants, Chicago; Army experience in France, World War I; early accounting experience; credit department accountant for Continental Can in San Francisco; growth of West Coast operations in the 1930s; West Coast Sales Manager; discussion of management personnel; warehouse receipts and open credit practices; contracts with independent packers; 1950 consent decree, consultant to Continental after retirement.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Accountants; Executives; Accounting; Sales management; Fagan, Peter E; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1974
Note (Biographical)
Executive; accountant.
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on September 9, 1974.
Note (Provenance)
Peter E. Fagan, Gift 1974
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13537892
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nq3f-tc54
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.