Oral history interview with William I. Myers 1975

 

Name
Myers, William Irving (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with William I. Myers 1975
Abstract
Education and academic career; role in New Deal farm program; Farm Credit Administration; Continental Can's management crisis of 1950; problems of raising capital for rapid expansion in the 1950s; sale of Hazel-Atlas Glass; expansion abroad; comments on Continental Can's top management.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Executives; New Deal, 1933-1939; Agriculture--United States; International business enterprises; United States Economic policy 1933-1945; Myers, William Irving; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Note (Biographical)
Business executive.
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on January 21, 1975.
Note (Provenance)
William I. Myers, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13546709
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-az4c-x520
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.