Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Dowling, Jim
McCarl, Robert
Dates 1994
Location New Jersey
Paterson
United States
Language English
Subjects Engineers
Ethnography
Interviews
Irish Americans
Machinery Industry
Machinists
Oral History
Sound Recordings
Watson Machine International
Title
Disagreements between machinists and engineers
Contributor Names
Dowling, Jim (Narrator)
McCarl, Robert (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-08
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Irish Americans
-  Watson Machine International
-  Machinery industry
-  Machinists
-  Engineers
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Jimmy Dowling at Watson Machine International.
-  Summary of audio segment: Disagreements between machinist and engineer? Jimmy says not really, but sometimes there are mistakes. "Like this machine that I am working on right now. The design is an old design, but they want to incorporate new things into it for it to function as a rotating take-up, the one that he is building down there. And there's a few changes that have to be made. They are not major so far. They can be corrected easily enough since they can be done in the shop, see, instead of sending them to somebody.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number
AFC 1995/028: WIP-RM-A003
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.rma00304


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