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The reminiscences of General Robert E. Wood.

Author: Robert E Wood; Bernard A Weisberger; Columbia University. Oral History Research Office.
Publisher: 1963.
Series: Columbia University oral history collection., Part 1.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Biography : Manuscript : Microfiche   Archival Material : English
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Executive, government official. Topics include: family background, West Point; Philippines, 1901-02; Panama Canal, 1905-15; DuPont, General Asphalt; World War I: shipbuilding program, Army Transport Service, Acting Quartermaster General; Montgomery Ward, 1919-24; establishment of retail stores; Sears, Roebuck, 1924-61: shopping centers, profit sharing, Allstate; New Deal; America First; supply problems in World War  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: Robert E Wood; Robert E Wood
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Wood; Bernard A Weisberger; Columbia University. Oral History Research Office.
OCLC Number: 5275242
Notes: Typescript.
Transcript of interviews conducted by Bernard A. Weisberger for the Oral History Research Office of Columbia University in 1961.
Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [Glen Rock, N.J. : Microfilming Corp. of America, 1972]. 2 microfiches. (NYT OHP Columbia Univ. collection. Part 1).
Description: 112 leaves
Series Title: Columbia University oral history collection., Part 1.
Other Titles: Wood, Gen. Robert E.

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Executive, government official. Topics include: family background, West Point; Philippines, 1901-02; Panama Canal, 1905-15; DuPont, General Asphalt; World War I: shipbuilding program, Army Transport Service, Acting Quartermaster General; Montgomery Ward, 1919-24; establishment of retail stores; Sears, Roebuck, 1924-61: shopping centers, profit sharing, Allstate; New Deal; America First; supply problems in World War II: labor relations.

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