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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Carl Hamilton
RLIN number: NXCP88-A167
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Early life in rural Iowa; move to Wisconsin, life of Moneta community; 4-H work; Iowa State College; journalistic activity; Agricultural Adjustment Administration information work, New Deal; assistant to Secretary of Agriculture, Claude Wickard, 1940-1942; 1939 "corn problem"; assistant to Food Administrator, 1942-1943; assistant on Rural Electrification Administration matters, 1943-1945; impressions of Henry A. Wallace, M.L. Wilson, Harry Brown, Rudolph Evans, Paul Appleby, Milo Perkins, Joe Storm; discussion of relationship between Claude Wickard and Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Extent: Transcript: 735 leaves, Tape: 1 reel, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part II, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1953 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Hamilton, Carl
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker occupation: Agricultural journalist
Document date: 1953
Interviewer: Albertson, Dean, 1920-
Organizations discussed: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture and state--United States; Agriculturists; Journalists; New Deal, 1933-1939--United States; North America; U.S. Department of Agriculture; United States; United States--Politics and government--1933-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Hamilton, Carl; United States--Agricultural Adjustment Administration
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019534-14977