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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Ovidio Gimenez
RLIN number: NXCP89-A14
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Argentina Project
Description: Student political activity: early service in provincial governments; 1938 with major wheat exporting company partly owned by major conglomerate Bunge y Born: long career in sales, management of wheat and flour products; effects of inflation, price controls, relationship of industry to government and labor; prize-winning book on grain industry in Argentina; establishment of Ovidio Gimenez Foundation; annual awards to young Latin American scholars; retirement, public service.
Extent: Transcript: 53 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1972 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Gimenez, Ovidio, 1909-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1909
Speaker occupation: Businessman; Economist
Age at speaking: 63
Document date: 1972
Interviewer: Romero, Luis Alberto
Locations discussed: Argentina; South America
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Argentina; Argentina--Economic conditions--1918-; Argentine literature; Business enterprises--Argentina; Businessmen; Oral history; South America; Students--Argentina; Students--Political activity
Topics discussed - Other terms: Gimenez, Ovido
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020638-16080