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Who was H.J. Heinz? / by Michael Burgan ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.

Burgan, Michael, (author.). Marchesi, Stephen, (illustrator.).
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  • 16 of 19 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Clinton PL - Clinton C B HEINZ (Text) 36806004211791 HALLWAY Available -
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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 921 HEI (Text) 33187004544561 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV BIO HEINZ (Text) 30653005598206 New Juvenile Books Available -
Linton PL - Linton J B HEI (Text) 30149000877737 Biography Juvenile Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB HEI (Text) 78551000379415 Juvenile Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780448488653
  • ISBN: 0448488655
  • ISBN: 9781524790950
  • ISBN: 1524790958
  • ISBN: 9781549094118
  • ISBN: 9780876174845
  • Physical Description: 107 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Workshop, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 106-107).
Formatted Contents Note:
Who was H. J. Heinz? -- The young salesman -- Early success -- Starting over -- Seeds of success -- Building a modern company -- "57 varieties" and many more -- The fight for pure food -- Final years -- Timelines.
Summary, etc.:
Learn how this son of German immigrants from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, turned his small food-packaging company into a booming business known for its fair treatment of workers and pioneering safe food preparation standards. This American success story follows Heinz from his early days as a pickle and vinegar merchant in the 1800s to the name behind the nation's number-one brand of ketchup.
Target Audience Note:
950L Lexile
Subject: Heinz, H. J. (Henry John), 1844-1919. > Juvenile literature.
H.J. Heinz Company > Juvenile literature.
Businesspeople > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Food industry and trade > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.
Illustrated works.

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