Episode 1: You Work at Stetsons? Oh, You Got a Good Job

Title

Episode 1: You Work at Stetsons? Oh, You Got a Good Job

Description

The episode give a history of the Stetson Hat Company and its celebrated employee benefits programs through the memories of former workers. The program includes a tour of the remaining buildings of the Stetson complex before it burned down in 1980.

Creator

Charles Hardy

Source

I Remember When: Times Gone but not Forgotten

Date

Nov 11, 1982

Rights

I REMEMBER WHEN: TIMES GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN was written and produced by Charles Hardy III and broadcast on Fresh Air Funding for this series was made possible by grants from The Pennsylvania Humanities Council, the Colonial Penn Group, the Margaret Dorrance Strawbridge Foundation, and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation. “Fresh Air with Terry Gross is produced at WHYY in Philadelphia and distributed by NPR. Podcasts are available at www.npr.org/podcasts and at iTunes.”

Duration

37'36"

Files



Citation

Charles Hardy, “Episode 1: You Work at Stetsons? Oh, You Got a Good Job,” Philly Immigration, accessed December 10, 2018, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/1.