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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of William I. Myers
RLIN number: NXCP88-A86
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Continental Group Project
Description: Education and academic career; role in New Deal farm program; Farm Credit Administration; Continental Can's management crisis of 1950; problems of raising capital for rapid expansion in the 1950s; sale of Hazel-Atlas Glass; expansion abroad; comments on Continental Can's top management.
Extent: Transcript: 70 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: Myers, William I., 1891-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1891
Speaker occupation: Business executive
Age at speaking: 84
Document date: 1975
Interviewer: Nackman, Mark E.
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture--United States; Executives; International business enterprises; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; Oral history; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Continental Can Company, Inc; Myers, William I., 1891-; United States--Economic policy--1933-1945
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020436-15878