John H. Patterson and Dayton, Ohio
Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash Register Company in Dayton,… read more
Mary Oliver talked about John H. Patterson, an industrialist and founder of the National Cash Register Company in Dayton, Ohio. Patterson is best known for his pioneering business practices, most notably the professionalization of sales and employee welfare.
C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Dayton, Ohio, from November 18-21 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close
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- Mary Oliver Director Dayton History->Collections
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