Oral history interview with Fred S. Hinkle 1975

 

Name
Hinkle, Fred S (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Fred S. Hinkle 1975
Abstract
Paper bag sales; specialty bags; burlap, cotton vs. multiwall paper bag construction; history of Betner Bag Company; pioneer paper products; research for Electrolux; Betner acquisitions, diversification; Betner sales force; heat seal and cellophane bags; military packaging work, World War II and Korean War; Betner and Shellmar merger with Continental Can; consolidation of flexible packaging facilit ies; Texas labor situation, plant closure; Paoli, Mt. Vernon plant sites; duties as sales manager.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Sales personnel; Containers; Paper containers; Consolidation and merger of corporations; Hinkle, Fred S; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Note (Biographical)
Assistant sales manager.
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on February 10, 1975.
Note (Provenance)
Fred S. Hinkle, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13540352
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-gazt-7t24
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.