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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Chester Tevis Lane
RLIN number: NXCP88-A148
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Childhood and early education; Harvard Law School; Milbank, Tweed, Hope and Webb, 1930-35; corporate trusteeship New York, N.Y.; General Counsel's office of the Securities and Exchange Commission, 1935-42; drafting Securities Act; relationship between Securities and Exchange Commission General Counsel, Attorney General, and Solicitor General; Transamerica Corporation cases; special assistant to the Attorney General, 1942-45; war policies unit, War Division, Justice Department; Solicitor General's office; legal consultant, Army-Navy Liquidation Commission; Lend-Lease administrator and deputy foreign liquidation commissioner, 1946-47.
Extent: Transcript: 869 leaves
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 1951 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Lane, Chester Tevis, 1905-1958
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1905
Speaker occupation: Lawyer; Public official
Age at speaking: 46
Document date: 1951
Interviewer: Phillips, Harlan B.
Organizations discussed: U.S. Department of Justice; U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Law partnership; Lawyers; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; U.S. Department of Justice; U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; United States; United States--Politics and government--1933-1945; United States--Politics and government--1945-
Topics discussed - Other terms: Lane, Chester Tevis, 1905-1958; Lend-lease operations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019328-14771