The Oscar Mayer Company
The Oscar Mayer Company opened its doors as a butcher shop in
Chicago in 1883. Led by three generations, it became a major national brand
over the course of Twentieth century. Here is an address to a meat packing
conference by the second Oscar.
Mayer, Oscar G., America’s Meat Packing Industry, a Brief Survey of its Development and Economics. Princeton, NJ: Newcomen Society. 1939. Regenstein collection: HD9415.M45.