Interview with Ron Rondeau
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Date of Interview
Duration of Audio File
Audio file #1 01:12:40; Audio file #2 01:05:55
37 or 38 at time of interview
Occupation/ Work History
Varied production work in S.D. Warren Mill: pulp mill, finishing department, crane operator, paper testing.
Mill or Principal Employer
Westbrook, Maine 04092
Paper mill - history, Paperworkers' Union, Labor History - Paper, S.D.Warren - History 1980s, work life - paper mills.
Rondeau had worked for 15 years in the mill and is a third generation papermaker. He held a variety of positions in the mill. This variety meant that he provided a rich description of the sites, smells, dangers, and workplace culture throughout the 13-acre mill.
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Ron Rondeau, interview by Michael Hillard, August 1, 2001, Stories of Maine's Paper Plantation, Digital Maine, Maine's Economic Improvement Fund, Digital Commons, University of Southern Maine