Oral history interview with Ed Askew 1975

Oral history interview with Ed Askew 1975

 

Name:
Askew, Ed (Interviewee), Nackman, Mark E (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Ed Askew 1975
Other Titles:
Reminiscences of Ed Askew : oral history,1975
Abstract:
Family life; race relations in Hodge, Louisiana; telegraph operator for the railroad; government suit against Southern Advance; railway company routes and lines; Hodge as a company town; station agent; locomotive accident; Southern Advance merger with Gair and subsequent acquisition by Continental Can in 1956; impressions of Continental Can Company and personnel.
Collection Name:
Continental Group project
Subjects:
Railroads--United States, United States--Race relations, Askew, Ed, and Continental Can Company
Format:
oral histories and sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1975
Physical Description:
sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Note (Biographical):
Railroad and traffic manager.
Note:
Interviewed by Mark E. Nackman on April 29, 1975.
Note (Provenance):
Ed Askew, Gift 1976
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
10515385
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-ejav-em52