John Hewlett Oral History Interview Edit

Summary

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2002OH02

Dates

  • 2002-01-22 (Creation)
  • 1940 – 2002 (Event)

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  • 1.00 Items (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    Hewlett  moved to Hershey in 1957.  Discusses his family; background; education; military service; work experiences before coming to Hershey.  He worked as physician for the chocolate factory.  He reminisces about Milton Hershey School employees; doing public liability work (treating sick entertainers and guests), and his private practice in Hershey.  Recalls treating several celebrities.  Discusses Hershey Chocolate factory Company’s safety precautions; benefits; pregnacy policy; the union; general memories chocolate Factory.  Recalls impact of  Medical Center opening on his practice as well as other local doctors.  Discusses resulting changes in Hershey Community’s ethnic make-up.

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