The HistoryMakers video oral history with John Nathan Hill.

Corporate executive John Nathan Hill was born on November 19, 1947 in Boston, Georgia. In 1965, Hill earned his high school diploma from Magnolia High School. He studied at Clark College and Mercer School of Pharmacy. From 1969 until 1972, he served in the U.S. Army. He earned his B.S. degree in bio...

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (5 video files (2 hr., 24 min., 15 sec.)) : sound, color.
Language:English
Subject:Hill, John Nathan, -- 1947- -- Interviews.
African Americans -- Interviews.
African Americans.
Internet videos.
Interviews.
Nonfiction films.
Oral histories.
Oral histories.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Format: E-Resource Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11312711
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Varying Form of Title:History Makers video oral history with John Nathan Hill
John Nathan Hill
Other authors / contributors:Hill, John Nathan, 1947- interviewee.
Hamilton, Racine Tucker, interviewer.
Stearns, Scott, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Sound characteristics:digital
Digital file characteristics:video file
Notes:Videographer, Scott Stearns.
Racine Tucker Hamilton, interviewer.
Recorded Washington, District of Columbia 2005 March 17.
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Summary:Corporate executive John Nathan Hill was born on November 19, 1947 in Boston, Georgia. In 1965, Hill earned his high school diploma from Magnolia High School. He studied at Clark College and Mercer School of Pharmacy. From 1969 until 1972, he served in the U.S. Army. He earned his B.S. degree in biology and chemistry from Austin Peay State University in 1973. Hill worked for Sears & Roebuck Company from 1972 until 1987, serving as a credit management trainee, credit field representative and credit sales and collections manager. Hill left Sears to become the first African American to serve as National Operations Director for Discover Card. In 1994, he became President and COO of Morgan Stanley/Discover Bank. In 2001, he was transferred to Scotland to serve as Head of Operations for Morgan Stanley's international consumer banking group. Hill ended his career in Scotland when he retired from the company in 2004.