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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Lloyd Kirkham Garrison
RLIN number: NXCP87-A98
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Family; Harvard, BA 1920, LLB 1922; World War I experiences; political interests 1920-32; early law practice; dean of University of Wisconsin Law School 1932; chairmanships of National Labor Relations Board 1935 and National War Labor Board World War II; impressions of labor leaders; work with William Donovan on bankruptcy law reform in 1930s; work with Urban League, president 1947-52; politics and impressions of civil rights movement; clients counseled before House and Senate Committees on Un-American Activities; J. Robert Oppenheimer case; Storm King Mountain environmental action case; impressions of New York political scene and politicians during early 1960s.
Extent: Transcript: 161 leaves, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1982 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Garrison, Lloyd Kirkham, 1897-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1897
Speaker occupation: Government official; Lawyer
Age at speaking: 85
Document date: 1982
Interviewer: Edwin, Ed
Organizations discussed: U.S. Congress. House. Un-American Activities Committee; Urban League, New York, NY
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Civil rights--United States; Conservation of natural resources; Government executives--United States; Labor laws and legislation; Lawyers; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; Oral history; Practice of law; U.S. Congress. House. Un-American Activities Committee; United States; Urban League, New York, NY
Topics discussed - Other terms: Garrison, Lloyd Kirkham, 1897-; New York (State)--Politics and government--1951-; United States--Economic policy--1933-1945; United States--National Labor Relations Board; United States--National War Labor Board (1942-1945)
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018776-14219