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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Horace Marden Albright
RLIN number: NXCP86-A4
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Department of the Interior, 1913; National Park Service, 1916-33; Superintendent of Yellowstone, 1919-33; conservation problems; maintenance of park facilities, establishment of new parks, acquisition of lands; historical areas and national monuments; organization of Civilian Conservation Corps; Capital Parks and Planning Commission; borax mining and potash production, United States Potash Company; chemical code under National Recovery Act; labor problems; international cartel and price war; impressions of Franklin K. Lane, Woodrow Wilson, Albert B. Fall, Warren G. Harding, Owen Brewster, Gifford Pinchot, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Hiram Johnson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harold Ickes.
Extent: Transcript: 851 leaves, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1972. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy availble for purchase. (Columbia oral history collection, part I, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Speaker: Albright, Horace Marden, 1890-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1890
Speaker occupation: Conservationist
Document date: Undated
Interviewer: Ingersoll, William T.; Starr, Louis Morris, 1917-1980
Organizations discussed: U.S. Civilian Conservation Corps
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Business; Conservation of natural resources; Labor unions; National parks and reserves--United States; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; Oral history; U.S. Civilian Conservation Corps; United States; United States--Politics and government--1933-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Albright, Horace Marden, 1890-; Conservationists; Mining industry and finance; United States Potash Company
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0016713-12156