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Joseph J. Gusmerotti was born to Joseph John and Margarita Malacarne Gusmerotti Sr. in Chicopee, Kansas on April 23, 1907. After graduating from Crawford Community High School in 1926, he moved to Detroit, Michigan and was first employed by the Chrysler Corporation as a typist. Gusmerotti was promoted into many areas of packaging, shipping, and exporting at Chrysler during his career. He also studied at the Chrysler Institute of Engineering from 1939-1941. In 1958, Gusmerotti was promoted to Special Assignments Overseas where he would document the operation of international parts warehouses for Chrysler in multiple countries. After working at the Chrysler Corporation for 42 years, he retired in 1968. This collection consists of documents, letters, and photos regarding Joseph J. Gusmerotti and the Chrysler automobile corporation.

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Automotive Engineering

Size of Collection

1 linear foot

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Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0222

Gusmerotti, Joseph J., collection, 1919-1968

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