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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Margaret Scattergood
RLIN number: NXCP87-A137
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Quaker upbringing, Bryn Mawr; American Friends Service Committee in France, 1917-1919; research staff of American Federation of Labor, 1926-1953, under Florence Thorne as director: first survey of labor statistics, consumer price index, women in the labor movement; William Green's leadership; Florence Thorne on Samuel Gompers, women's rights.
Extent: Transcript: 32 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1976 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Scattergood, Margaret, 1894-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1894
Speaker occupation: Labor researcher
Age at speaking: 82
Document date: 1976
Interviewer: Hoffman, Alice M.
Organizations discussed: American Federation of Labor, 1886-; Society of Friends
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: American Federation of Labor, 1886-; Cost and standard of living; Labor unions--Officials and employees; North America; Society of Friends; United States; Women labor union members; Women's rights
Topics discussed - Other terms: Scattergood, Margaret, 1894-; Thorne, Florence Calvert, 1878-1973
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0017240-12683