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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Herschel D. Newsom
RLIN number: NXCP88-A81
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Eisenhower Administration Project
Description: Master of National Grange; member, Research Marketing Administration,Agriculture Department, 1950-56; Citizens Committee for reorganizing executive branch, 1953-58; disagreement with Ezra T. Benson's farm policy, discussion of farm policy and economics.
Extent: Transcript: 108 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1976. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part III, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1968 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Newsom, Herschel D., 1905-1970
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1905
Speaker occupation: Government official
Age at speaking: 63
Document date: 1968
Interviewer: Edwin, Ed
Organizations discussed: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture--United States; Government executives--United States; North America; Oral history; U.S. Department of Agriculture; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Newsom, Herschel D., 1905-1970; United States--Economic policy--1945-1960
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020388-15830