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Columbia University Oral History Research Office

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Works: 1,052 works in 1,200 publications in 1 language and 14,033 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Bibliography  Interviews  History  Sources  Biography  Local history  Records and correspondence  Periodicals 
Classifications: E169.1, 016.973
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The oral history collection of Columbia University by Columbia University( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history in the United States : a report from the Oral History Research Office of Columbia University by Columbia University( Book )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Columbia University oral history collection by Columbia University( Book )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supplement to the oral history collection of Columbia University by Columbia University( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reminiscences of Theodore Fred Kuper by Theodore Fred Kuper( )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1969 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer. Topics include: Education, New York University Law School; early practice, New York, N.Y.; oil buxiness; Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 1923-32; acquisition of Monticello; efforts to preserve other Virginia antiquities; consultant to New York, N.Y., Board of Education, 1927-43. Impressions of Fiorello La Guardia and Claude G. Bowers
Conversations with Mr. Justice Frankfurter by Felix Frankfurter( )

3 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supreme Court Justice. Topics include: Life in New York, N.Y. as an immigrant; Harvard Law School, influence of Professors Samuel Williston and John C. Gray; comments on beginning of legal education; C.C. Langdell, Charles Eliot; association with Henry L. Stimson: United States Attorney's Office, New York; War Department; anti-trust activity; minimum wage laws
William Mitchell by William L Mitchell( )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reminiscences of John O'Hare by John O'Hare( )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Union organizer. Topics include: Unionism in the automobile industry in the 1920s; organizing the Tobacco Workers' International Union; attempts to organize Reynolds' plant
Oral history, the first twenty years: published use, 1948-1968; recent acquisitions available for use by Columbia University( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Columbia University oral history microfiche collection : a cumulative index to memoirs in parts I-V by Columbia University( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reminiscences of Roy Wilkins by Roy Wilkins( )

2 editions published between 1962 and 1972 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights leader. Topics include: Family background, childhood, education, St. Paul and Minneapolis; job discrimination; journalism, Kansas City Call; discrimination in Kansas City; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; Walter White; housing, New York, N.Y.; travel; labor problems in the South; The crisis; Negroes in government; anti-lynching bills; industrial integration; 1941 March on Washington; Fair Employment Practices Committee; Supreme Court desegregation decision, 1954
The reminiscences of Reinhold Niebuhr by Reinhold Niebuhr( Book )

3 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theologian. Topics include: early life and education; Yale Divinity School; Christianity in an industrial setting in Detroit; Henry Ford; writings and views on religious thought
The reminiscences of Frances Perkins by Frances Perkins( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government executive. An extended memoir dealing in particular with the following: Mt. Holyoke College; social work in Chicago and Philadelphia; New York: Consumers' League, 54-hour bill, Triangle fire, Factory Investigation Commission, 1909-10; womans' suffrage, 1905-10; New York State Legislature, 1910-13; Mayor John P. Mitchel's administration, 1913-17; art and literature; Committee on Safety; World War I; New York Industrial Commission; Democratic National Convention, 1920; Merchants Association; Spargo Wire Company strike; Alfred E. Smith as Governor; Democratic National Convention, 1924; Mayor James Walker and Tammany Hall; workmen's compensation, 1922-28; New York election of 1926; labor unions and labor legislation; election of 1928; Alfred E. Smith and Franklin D. Roosevelt; New York Labor Department; unemployment, 1929-32; New York election of 1930; Samuel Seabury Investigation; election of 1932; women and careers; Secretary of Labor, 1933-45; inauguration, 1933; the cabinet; reorganizing the Department of Labor; press and congressional relations; General Pelham Glassford and migrant labor; Black bill; relief; Federal Emergency Relief Administration, Civilian Conservation Corps, Works Progress Administration; Russian recognition; New York election of 1934; background of National Recovery Administration; Title II; administrative committees; Section 7(a) and textile code; coal and steel codes; Atlanta speech; National Labor Relations Board; Avondale strike; automobile workers; Toledo strike; Akron sitdown strike; General Motors strike, 1937; steel strike; San Francisco longshoremen's strike; election of 1936; Walsh-Healy Act; Schechter case; Supreme Court fight; Communist Party; outbreak of World War II; third term issue; election of 1940; cabinet reorganization; Department of Labor preparing for war; Advisory Commission to the Council for National Defense; Lend-Lease; Cabinet Propaganda Committee; Pearl Harbor; labor and manpower in wartime; President Harry Truman; Civil Service Commission, International Labor Office
A conversation with J. Edward Lumbard : an oral history project by J. Edward Lumbard( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George V. Allen : (fragment) by George V Allen( )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomat. Topics include: United States Foreign Service, 1930; consular service, Shanghai, Greece, Middle East Division, State Department, 1938-46, Potsdam, 1945
The reminiscences of J. Waties Waring by Julius Waties Waring( )

3 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer, federal judge, civil rights activist. Topics include: career as attorney in Charleston, South Carolina; appointment to Federal District Court; South Carolina voting, bus segregation, school segregation cases and the community reaction to his decisions; non-racial cases
The reminiscences of Rexford G. Tugwell by Rexford G Tugwell( )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economist, political advisor, governor of Puerto Rico. Topics include: Brain Trust, 1928-33; 1933 banking panic; Dept. of Agriculture and the National Recovery Administration
Walter Johnson by Walter Johnson( )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educator, historian. Topics include: family background; Massachusetts childhood; Dartmouth; association with Adlai E. Stevenson: 1948 gubernatorial campaign, 1952 draft, 1953 world trip, and 1956 campaign; editing Stevenson papers; Yalta project with Edward Stettinius; Joseph C. Grew project; race for Chicago alderman, 1943; establishment of Independent Voters of Illinois
The reminiscences of H. Alexander Smith by H. Alexander Smith( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawyer, senator. Topics include: boyhood in NYC; Princeton, Columbia Law School; Colorado practice, 1905; US Food Administration, Herbert Hoover, WWI; executive secretary, Princeton, 1920-30; chairman, Republican Party, New Jersey, member Republican National Committee, 1939; US Senate career, 1944-58; primaries and campaigns, labor reform legislation, party reorganization, refugee problems, Taft-Hartley Act, Voice of America, Smith-Mundt Act; extensive travel in Europe and Far East; Repbulican Policy Committee, 1951; Douglas MacArthur hearings; Japan Peace Treaty; Senate Labor Committee; SEATO, 1954; health legislation; civil rights; impressions of many political figures
 
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controlled identityColumbia University. Oral History Project

Columbia University New York, NY Oral History Research Office

Columbia University. Oral History Research Department

Columbia University Oral History Research Dept

Oral History Research Office

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