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Document Details


Title: John Abbott
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Harry S Truman Museum and Library
Collection: Truman Library Oral History Program
Series: Item 2 of Series John Abbott
Description: Navy liaison to the Special Committee of the Senate to Investigate the National Defense Program (Truman Committee), 1942-46. 163 pages.
URL: http://www.trumanlibrary.org/oralhist/abbottj.htm#oh2
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1970 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Abbott, John, 1911-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1911
Speaker place of birth: Flint, MI; Michigan; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Committee member; Investigator
Age at speaking: 59
Document location: San Francisco, CA
Document date: 17-Mar-1970
Interviewer: Fuchs, J. R.
People discussed: Harry S. Truman; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Historical events discussed: Cold War, 1945-1989; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Cold War, 1945-1989; District of Columbia; Harry S. Truman; North America; Oral history; Political campaigns--United States; Political parties; Presidents--Term of office--United States; Presidents--United States; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; United States; United States--Politics and government; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: European Recovery Program; Marshall Plan; Truman administration
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0000064-46