Amcast Company History (SC-385)
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of a written narrative history of the Amcast Industrial Corporation, written by Phyllis Naylor (Director of Corporate Communications), titled, "Amcast Industrial Corporation: The First 133 Years, 1866-1999." A cover sheet for an interoffice communication from Phyllis Naylor to Doug Wattsabout the history document is also included.
- Creation: 1999 - 2000
- Amcast Industrial Corporation (Dayton, Ohio) (Organization)
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Biographical / Historical
Amcast Industrial Corporation was formed in the 1980s following a restructuring of Dayton Malleable Inc. Amcast filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2004.manufactures technology-intensive metal products. The Company offers products in a variety of shapes, sizes, and metals for sale to the automotive, construction, and industrial markets.
0.05 linear feet (1 folder)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Amcast Company History was donated to Wright State University Libraries' Special Collections and Archives by Terry Akers, a former Amcast employee, in June 2019.
- Amcast Industrial Corporation (Dayton, Ohio) -- History (Organization)
- Dayton Malleable Iron Company -- History (Organization)
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- 2022 Aug 31
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