Interview with Dana Babb

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Interview with Dana Babb

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Date of Interview

2-21-2003

Duration of Audio File

01:06:45

Interviewee

Dana Babb

Age

Born December, 7 1914, 87 or 88 at time of interview, died in 2010 at age 95

Gender

Male

Description

Dana Babb offers a management perspective in the mill's practices and roles in people's lives in the mill and Westbrook. Babb describes mill paternalism - a company store, extensive credit provided to workers, and large donations by mill to community institutions.

Birth Place

Westbrook, Maine

Occupation/Work History

Worked at S.D. Warren from 1937 until 1976. Began in mail delivery in mill, then worked in accounting for over 30 years. Was senior mill accountant at time of retirement.

Role

Management

Mill or Principal Employer

S.D. Warren Company

Mill Location

Westbrook, Maine

Keywords

S.D. Warren, paper mill, management, paternalism

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
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