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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Louis F. Henneke
RLIN number: NXCP88-A71
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Continental Group Project
Description: Early childhood in the West; timekeeper for United States Can in the 1920s; building and production of East St. Louis plant; industrial accidents; Continental Can Company; cost control procedures, recollections of management personnel; Condit system, salaries and hours; plant production; Depression and World War II; constructions and acquisitions in St. Louis area; customer credit; modernization of accounting system, cost control under Sterling Smith; sales forecasts; paper division accountant, 1947; Contract and Price Department; company districts; competing manufacturers; Western Electric subcontract.
Extent: Transcript: 123 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Written permission required from Continental Group. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1975 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Henneke, Louis F., 1910-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1910
Speaker occupation: Accountant
Age at speaking: 65
Document date: 1975
Interviewer: Nackman, Mark E.
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Accountants; Accounting; Oral history
Topics discussed - Other terms: Continental Can Company, Inc; Factory management; Henneke, Louis F., 1910-; Sales management
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020288-15730