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The HistoryMakers video oral history with David Steward, Sr.

Title
The HistoryMakers video oral history with David Steward, Sr.
Publication
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Electronic Resource
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Description
1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 14 min., 42 sec.)) : sound, color.
Alternative Title
  • History Makers video oral history with David Steward, Sr.
  • David Steward, Sr.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Internet videos.
  • Interviews.
  • Nonfiction films.
  • Oral histories.
Credits (note)
  • Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
OCLC
1000519514
Title
The HistoryMakers video oral history with David Steward, Sr.
Publisher
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Country of Producing Entity
United States naf
Playing Time
031442
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Credits
Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Event
Recorded Maryland Heights, Missouri 2006 December 18.
Summary
Technology entrepreneur David Lloyd Steward, Sr. was born on July 2, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois. Growing up in Clinton, Missouri, Steward attended colored Lincoln School and integrated Franklin School in 1957. Steward, a Life Scout and basketball all-star, graduated from Clinton Senior High School in 1969. He earned his B.S. degree in business administration in 1974 from Central Missouri University. Steward was an associate executive for the Boy Scouts of America from 1973 to 1975, until he moved into sales with the Missouri Pacific Railroad, selling freight hauling services in Los Angeles, New Orleans, and Houston. In 1990, after serving as a top sales executive for Federal Express, Steward founded his own World Wide Technologies (WWT). WWT has grown to employ over 1,000 employees with over $2 billion in sales. Steward's book, Doing Business By The Good Book was published in 2004. Steward served on numerous boards and committees.
Source of description
Vendor-supplied metadata.
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Indexed Term
Technology Entrepreneur.
Added Author
Steward, David, 1951- interviewee.
Crowe, Larry F., interviewer.
Hickey, Matthew, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Added Title
History Makers video oral history with David Steward, Sr.
David Steward, Sr.
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