Jean Cole Hatcher, June 13, 1980. Interview H-0165. |
The Cole Manufacturing Company and Industrial Development in Charlotte, North Carolina: Jean Cole Hatcher became president of Cole Manufacturing Company, her family's business, in 1953. Hatcher describes her family's history in the Piedmont, the establishment and evolution of the Cole Manufacturing Company in the industry of agricultural technology, and she illuminates life in Charlotte, North Carolina—both for workers and as an economic center of industry.
Interviewee: Jean Cole Hatcher Interviewer: Allen Tullos
Duration: 01:22:33 Annotated Excerpts: Listen to and read all 6 excerpts.