Interview with Harry Foote
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Born October 3, 1915; 87 at time of interview
Harry Foote was a labor beat reporter for the Portland Press Herald (and editor) from the 1930s through the 1960s. He bought Westbrook's local newspaper, which over time came to be called the American journal. He was astute observer of the character of the people of Westbrook in the context of S.D. Warren Company's dominance.
Westbrook and Portland, Maine from 1940s until death in 2012
Labor journalist, owner - editor of Westbrook, Maine newspaper called the American Journal
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S.D. Warren Company
S.D. Warren, labor reporter, Westbrook newspaper, community leader, daily life in Westbrook
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Hillard, Michael G. PhD, "Interview with Harry Foote" (2002). S.D. Warren Company. 42.