Richard T. Baker Oral History Interview Edit

Summary

Identifier
93OH08

Dates

  • 1993-07-15 (Creation)
  • 1923 – 1988 (Event)

Extents

  • 1.00 Items (Whole)
  • 01:50:00 Length_hours (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    Baker reminisces about his childhood years in Indiana, including his membership on a high school state champion basketball team.  His successful career in accounting with Ernst & Ernst eventually brought him to Hershey as a Hershey Foods Board Director.  Discusses the relationship between the Hershey Interests, his impressions of Foods corporate operations during his tenure (1977-1988).  Includes anecdotes of Foods executives and board members.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Unrestricted

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