Oral history interview with Ellison Lockwood Hazard 1974

Oral history interview with Ellison Lockwood Hazard 1974

 

Name:
Hazard, Ellison Lockwood (Interviewee), Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Ellison Lockwood Hazard 1974
Abstract:
Education; service with Continental Can from hourly laborer (1934) to president (1963): draftman, designing equipment, establishing standards for cans and dies, coordinator war products manufacture during World War II, changes at Los Angeles Plant 11, Advanced Management Program at Harvard, decentralization, acquisitions, anti-trust suit, Clearing Plant in Chicago, management philosophy, foreign and domestic expansion, retirement in 1971; impressions of General Lucius Clay, Thomas Fogarty, other can executives.
Collection Name:
Continental Group project
Subjects:
Executives; Container industry--Equipment and supplies; International business enterprises; World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies; Hazard, Ellison Lockwood; Continental Can Company
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1974
Note (Biographical):
Chief executive officer, president.
Note:
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on September 5, October 14, and October 16, 1974.
Note (Provenance):
Ellison Lockwood Hazard, Gift 1975
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13539838
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-e6zq-jy84