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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Marion Dickerman
RLIN number: NXCP87-A94
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: World War I; friendship with Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt; Todhunter School; Valkill Industries; Alfred E. Smith; opposition to Tammany Hall; Democratic conventions, 1924-32; reminiscences of Hyde Park, Campobello, Warm Springs; Eleanor Roosevelt: childhood, interest in women's suffrage and West Virginia mine workers, travels in Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois; 74th Congress, 1935-36; visiting royalty; international conferences; death of President Roosevelt; of Mrs. Roosevelt; recollections of Roosevelt children, Louis Howe, Sumner Welles, Marguerite Le Hand, Harry Hopkins, and many others.
Extent: Transcript: 345 leaves, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1981. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1971 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Dickerman, Marion, 1890-1983
Speaker date of birth: 1890
Speaker occupation: Educator
Age at speaking: 81
Document date: 1971
Interviewer: Starr, Mary Belle
Organizations discussed: Democratic Party, US
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Democratic Party, US; Educators; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; Roosevelt family; United States; United States--Politics and government--1933-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Dickerman, Marion, 1890-1983; New York (State)--Politics and government--1865-1950; Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1952; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018739-14182