AADL Talks To Argus Camera's Art Parker
Tue, 10/23/2012 - 8:18pm
In this episode, AADL talks to Art Parker, an avowed “Townie” who spent nearly 20 years with [http://oldnews.aadl.org/taxonomy/term/6715|Argus Camera.] During its heyday in the 1940s and 50s, Argus was one of the largest employers in Ann Arbor and one of the most prestigious and well-known camera manufacturers in the world. Art talks about his family’s long history with Argus and the company’s social life that included [http://oldnews.aadl.org/aa_news_19491208-employes_of_argus_will_be|Christmas parties], teen dances, [http://oldnews.aadl.org/aa_news_19520711-argus_leases_summer_site|summer camp], [http://oldnews.aadl.org/aa_news_19620608-Four_Argus_Scholarships_Awarded|scholarships] and [http://oldnews.aadl.org/aa_news_19471118-Profit-Sharing_Plan_At_Argus|profit-sharing].