Interview with Barry Kenney
Date of Interview
Duration of Audio File
Audio File 1 -- 0:54:41; Audio File 2 -- 0:52:38
Born early 1960s, approximately late 30s or 40 years old at time of interview
Kenney was a skilled millwright at S.D. Warren from the mid-1980s until 2000. Millwrights are all around machinists/mechanics who repair machines. Kenney worked with other "maintenance" workers including electricians, pipefitters etc. to repair and maintain the wide variety of machinery found in the pulp mill, paper machines, finishing department, and boilers. Kenney was also a union official with the International Brotherhood of Fireman and Oilers. Previously, he was in the Navy for six years.
Mill or Principal Employer
S.D. Warren Company
S.D. Warren - history, paper mill work life, paper mill - unions, S.D. Warren - history, unions - paper industry, millwright-paper industry, corporate restructuring, dislocated worker
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Hillard, Michael G. PhD, "Interview with Barry Kenney" (2000). S.D. Warren Company. 12.