Audio Recordings "I really never had headaches putting a machine together."
About this Item
- "I really never had headaches putting a machine together."
- Contributor Names
- Takach, Richard (Narrator)
- McCarl, Robert (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Work processes
- - Watson Machine International
- - Machinery industry
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Richard Takach at Watson Machine International.
- - Summary of audio segment: Put some real big machines together -- LPH 14 (a planetary machine that twists wire by moving the spools around a stationary core) the spider and the masts weighed twenty-two tons. It just fit out the door and went to Pennsylvania. "At that time we had the whole, the machine shop -- we had the foundry running, we had the boring mills, we had a big lathe sitting here. We were self-contained. In the 1980's."
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-RM-A002
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Takach, Richard, and Robert McCarl. "I really never had headaches putting a machine together.". 08 08, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003180. (Accessed February 14, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Takach, R. & McCarl, R. (1994) "I really never had headaches putting a machine together.". 08 08. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003180.
MLA citation style:
Takach, Richard, and Robert McCarl. "I really never had headaches putting a machine together.". 08 08, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003180>.