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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Gerard Swope
RLIN number: NXCP88-A126
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Family, youth and education; early work in Chicago; Hull House; work for Western Electric; General George Goethals and the Division of Purchase, Storage and Traffic, 1918; International General Electric.
Extent: Transcript: 116 leaves, Miscellaneous papers relaing 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 available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part I, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1955 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Swope, Gerard, 1872-1957
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1872
Speaker occupation: Electrical engineer
Age at speaking: 83
Document date: 1955
Interviewer: Phillips, Harlan B.
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Electric engineering
Topics discussed - Other terms: Electric apparatus and appliances; Swope, Gerard, 1872-1957; Western Electric Company
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019093-14536