Oral History Entries 921-930

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KIRK, T. Kent (1940-)

Pathology, Formation of Institute, FPL

At FPL: 1970-1996

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Allison Page
  • Length: 54 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Alison Page, T. Kent Kirk discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. Kirk spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1970 and 1996, and included thoughts on his work with lignin and bio-pulping, his time away from the Lab, working in Sweden and Japan, and his professional association affiliations and awards. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

KLUNGNESS, John (1933-)

Pulping, Paper, Recycling, FPL

At FPL: 1970-2006

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Allison Page
  • Length: 55 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his interview with Allison Page, John Klungness discussed his time working at the Forest Products Lab. Klungness spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1970 and 2006. Included are his thoughts on his work on fiber loading and in the Pulp and Paper division. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

GEIMER, Robert (1932-)

Adhesives/Gluing/Composites, FPL

At FPL: 1970-1997

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Brad Wiles
  • Length: 56 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Brad Wiles, Robert L. Geimer discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. Geimer spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1970 and 1997, and included thoughts on his work on adhesives, gluing, and composites. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

YOUNGQUIST, John (1939-)

Composites, International Forestry, Molded Products, FPL

At FPL: 1975-1999/2001

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Lauren Benditt
  • Length: 59 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Lauren Benditt, John Youngquist discusses his time working at the Forest Products Lab. Youngquist spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1975 and 2001. Included are his thoughts on his work on fiber loading and in the Pulp and Paper division. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

ETHINGTON, Robert (1932-)

Wood Properties/Engineering, FPL

At FPL: 1963-198?

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Brad Wiles
  • Length: 41 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Brad Wiles, Robert L. Ethington discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. Ethington spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1963 and the 1980s, and included thoughts on his work on wood properties and engineering. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

FEIST, William (1934-)

Finishes, FPL

At FPL: 1964-1994

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Brad Wiles
  • Length: 41 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Brad Wiles, William C. Feist discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. Feist spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1964 and 1994, and included thoughts on his work on finishes. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

MOODY, Russell (1942-)

Laminated Products, Engineering, FPL

At FPL: 1964-1998

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Lauren Benditt
  • Length: 50 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his May 2008 interview with Lauren Benditt, Russell “Russ” C. Moody discusses his time working at the Forest Products Lab. Moody spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1964 and 1998. Included are his thoughts on his work on laminated projects and engineering. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

FRONCZAK, Frank (1950-)

Veneer, FPL

At FPL: 1977-19??

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Brad Wiles
  • Length: 62 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his May 2008 interview with Brad Wiles, Frank J. Fronczak discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. Fronczak spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1977 and 19??, and included thoughts on his work on veneers. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

JOHNSON, Bruce (1942-)

Wood Preservation/Marine Borers, FPL

At FPL: 1969-1994

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Allison Page
  • Length: 70 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his April 2008 interview with Allison Page, Bruce R. Johnson discussed his time working at the Forest Products Lab. Johnson spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1969 and 1994, as well as his volunteer work at the Lab following retirement. Included are his thoughts on his work in the department of wood preservation, specifically his work on the study of wood finishing, chitin inhibition, and marine borers. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.

MCNATT, J. Dobbin (1937-)

Fiberboard, FPL

At FPL: 1961-1994

  • Interviewed: 2008 (1 session)
  • Interviewer: Lauren Benditt
  • Length: 69 minutes
  • Transcript: Yes
  • Series: Forest Products Lab
  • In his May 2008 interview with Lauren Benditt, J. Dobbin McNatt discussed his time working for the Forest Products Lab. McNatt spoke of his years of employment at the Lab, between 1961 and 1994, and included thoughts on his work on panel products. This interview was conducted for the centennial anniversary of the Forest Products Lab and for use in its comprehensive history.