Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Milton Meltzer
RLIN number: NXCP88-A104
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Early life, education, Worcester, Mass.; New York, N.Y. during the Depression; college experiences and radical political movements at New College, Columbia, 1932-36; beginnings as a writer; work for the Works Progress Administration Federal Theater Project, 1936-39; VIOLINS AND SHOVELS.
Extent: Transcript: 75 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part V, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1978 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Meltzer, Milton, 1915-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1915
Speaker occupation: Author
Age at speaking: 63
Document date: 1978
Interviewer: Stevens, Elizabeth C.
Organizations discussed: U.S. Work Projects Administration
Historical events discussed: Great Depression, 1929-1941
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Authors; Great Depression, 1929-1941; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; Oral history; Student movements; U.S. Work Projects Administration; United States; United States--Politics and government--1933-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Depressions--1929--New York (NY); Federal Theater Project; Meltzer, Milton, 1915-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018849-14292