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Jeremy Winkworth Curator, Memories of The Upjohn Company (upjohn.net)

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eremy Winkworth, a chemist and employee in the quality division of what used to be The Upjohn Co. (now Pfizer Inc.), was given an unenviable task: to clean out the company’s record-retention warehouse. But as he dove into it, he discovered treasure: corporate history documents going back to 1889, old films and photos. “I just decided at that point, you know, this looks really neat and we don't want to lose this,” says the 66-year old, who worked at Upjohn and its successors for (continued on page 29)

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