Chester Green Papers

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Collection Details

Collection Dates: 1965
Scope and Content Note: One film from the Kraft World Wide Marketing Meeting, McCormick Place, Chicago, 1965.
Biographical Note: Chester R. Green was born in Albany, Georgia on July 9, 1915. He enlisted in the Navy in 1943 and served in WWII. He worked for Kraft Foods for over 50 years, holding executive positions and serving as Corporate Senior Vice President of Marketing, Advertising, and Sales Worldwide. During his time with Kraft, the company went on to sponsor the Junior Miss Contest, televise the Country Music Association Awards, and premiere Kraft Music Hall television program. Chester retired from Kraft in 1980 and resided in Nashville, TN from then until his death on October 9, 2017.
Extent: 1 8mm

Related materials in other repositories: Chester Green Papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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