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Oral history interview with Don Kielblock, by Judy Hartman
- 1988-01-13 (Creation)
online resource (2 audio files (41 min., 48 sec.) + Transcript (1 PDF file)
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Don F. Kielblock (1941- ) was born in Corvallis, Oregon. He joined Portland General Electric in 1968 as a meter reader, ultimately rising to vice president of the company.
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In this interview conducted by Judy Hartman in January 13th, 1988, Don Kielblock, long-time manager in various roles, discusses planning and early operations at Trojan nuclear power plant, protests, community response, employee relations, early jobs, union affairs, and changes in company culture and society.
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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
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Lib. Acc. 28418
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Oral history interview with Don Kielblock, by Judy Hartman, 1988 January 13, SR 2819, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
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Portland General Electric Collection, Coll 415, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
Portland General Electric Photographs, Org. Lot 151, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
Electrifying Eden : Portland General Electric, 1889-1965, by Craig Wollner. Portland : Oregon Historical Society Press, c1990.
OHS Call Number 333.7932 W864e
Audiotapes are incomplete. See transcript for full interview.
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- Portland General Electric Company (Subject)