Oral history interview with George Ambrose 1975

Oral history interview with George Ambrose 1975

 

Name:
Ambrose, George (Interviewee), Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with George Ambrose 1975
Abstract:
Tool and die maker apprenticeship; assistant superintendent for Standard Oil can plant; government contract work abroad for E.W. Bliss; Europe in early World War II days; Continental Can and American Can rivalry; welded vs. drawn cans; plant managership of Jersey City, Paterson, St. Louis; General Lucius Clay; Continental Can executives; company morale; management training programs; introduction of industrial engineering; Continental Can pension system.
Collection Name:
Continental Group project
Subjects:
Containers; Factory management; Ambrose, George; Continental Can Company; Standard Oil Company
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1975
Note (Biographical):
Plant manager.
Note:
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on January 14, 1975.
Note (Provenance):
George Ambrose, Gift 1975
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13534508
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-a436-bx73