Interview with Howard Parkhurst
Date of Interview
Duration of Audio File
Audio File 1 -- 0:57:32; Audio File 2 -- 0:58:16; Audio File 3 -- 0:57:49; Audio File 4 -- 0:24:10
Born approximately 1938, aged 63 at time of interview
Parkhurst worked in mills from 1960s-1990s. He began as a unskilled laborer in coal yard, later was trained as a pipe fitter and became a skilled maintenance worker. Parkhurst was also elected as a union leader in the Pipe fitters union at S.D. Warren.
Windham or Westbrook, Maine
Pipefitter, laborer in coal yard, local union official
Mill or Principal Employer
S.D. Warren Company
S.D. Warren-history, Scott Paper Company-history, unionization, U.S. labor relations-1960s to 1990s, paper mill work life
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Hillard, Michael G. PhD, "Interview with Howard Parkhurst" (2001). S.D. Warren Company. 49.