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Market analyst for non-ferrous metals and non-metallic minerals, journalist, mining corporation executive, 1927-1994 : oral history transcript / 1995.
BANC MSS 96/57 c; Phonotape 2805 C:1-16
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Title:

Market analyst for non-ferrous metals and non-metallic minerals, journalist, mining corporation executive, 1927-1994 : oral history transcript / 1995
Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Strauss, Simon David, 1911-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Barber, Charles F.

Creator/Contributor:

Swent, Eleanor, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Strauss discusses his childhood in Peru, his career as an editor, The Reconstruction Finance Corporation, American Smelting and Refining Company, Southern Peru Copper Corporation, ASARCO, Magma Copper Company, the effect of nationalist movements in the 1960s, marketing issues in the 1960s and 1970s; finally, his family.

Date:

1995 (issued)

Subject:

Reconstruction Finance Corporation.
American Smelting and Refining Company.
Southern Peru Copper Corporation.
Asarco Inc.
Magma Copper Company.
Nonferrous metal industries -- Interviews
Nonferrous metals
Nonmetallic minerals

Note:

Simon David Strauss ; with an introduction by Charles F. Barber ; interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2805 C:1-16.
Also available online.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xv, 387 p.) : port. ; 28 cm.
16 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3g4k
BANC MSS 96/57 c
Phonotape 2805 C:1-16

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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