Westbee begins with a description of his early life and education. The focus of the interview is his work with magnetic storage at 3M. Topics include: the work of Bill Wetzel on magnetic tape at 3M, the work of Sid Rubens at Engineering Research Associates (ERA) on magnetic drums, and the interaction between 3M and ERA.
Robert Lyle Westbee, OH 112. Oral history interview by Arthur L. Norberg, 5 June 1986, North Oaks, Minnesota. Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. http://purl.umn.edu/107709
Transcript, 31 pp.
Westbee, Robert Lyle.
Oral history interview with Robert Lyle Westbee.
Charles Babbage Institute.
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