Oral history interview with Gene P. Oehlberg 1975

 

Name
Oehlberg, Gene P (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Gene P. Oehlberg 1975
Abstract
Chicago rotary and can seaming machines; apprenticeship, closing machine servicing; business travels 1920s-1940s, effects of Depression on canners; duties as regional supervisor of services; Canadian operations, equipment products expansion, competition with American Can; Gair and Perga equipment; administration of 1950 consent decree, impact on industry; establishing new customer service and sales policies, contract plans; viablility of Canadian and American operations over the years.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Executives; Containers; Factory management; International business enterprises; Sales management; Oehlberg, Gene P; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Note (Biographical)
Administrator.
Note
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on February 18 and March 3, 1975.
Note (Provenance)
Gene P. Oehlberg, Gift 1976
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13546764
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-h5n0-0856
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.