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Personnel management

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Atlas Powder Company records

Accession: 1516

Incorporated in 1912, Atlas Powder Company functioned as an independent explosives and chemicals company until 1971, when it was purchased by Imperial Chemical Industries Limited (U.K.) and became its American affiliate under the name ICI Americas, Inc. The collection consists of minutes, reports, and correspondence from Atlas in addition to both predecessor and subsidiary companies.

Dates: 1868-1958, bulk 1912-1958

Clinton Blackburn work papers

Accession: 2177

Clinton H. Blackburn (1916-1993) was a mechanical engineer with E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Blackburn's papers are a sample of work-related materials he retained upon retirement.

Dates: 1945-1982

Daniel Rochford papers

Accession: 2114

Daniel Rochford (1900-1989) spent the bulk of his career as a publicist in the Employee Relations Department of the Standard Oil Company. Before joining Standard Oil in 1944, he worked a series of jobs trying to utilize his skills in publicity and public relations throughout the 1930s and early 1940s. Rochford's papers are a mix of business and personal items, assembled over the course of his varied career.

Dates: 1925-1983

DuPont Company, Chestnut Run management training materials

Accession: 2801

E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company is a chemical company more commonly referred to as the DuPont Company. The DuPont Company opened the Chestnut Run Textile Research Laboratory in 1954 near Wilmington, Delaware, as a research facility to test the effects of normal wear and tear on DuPont's line of synthetic fibers and fabrics. This small collection consists of two management training course materials.

Dates: 1963; 1990

Ingersoll-Rand Company photographs and records

Accession: 2024-203

Ingersoll-Rand Company is a provider of industrial equipment. Its main products are compressors, blowers, and pumps. This small collection consists of a disparate assortment of brochures, booklets, manuals, correspondence, directories, and photographs that belonged Edward H. Fry (1915-1985), the supervising engineer for the Cameron Pump division at the Phillipsburg Plant. The materials date from 1936 to 1979 and have been arranged in chronological order.

Dates: 1936-1979

"Time To Think" film

Accession: 2016-210

This item is a manager training film. The film narrative is about a manager who is not in control and having problems and how he turns things around.

Dates: 1984