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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Percival Goodman
RLIN number: NXCP90-A3
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Education; choice of architecture as career; first employment; teaching experience; ideas for 1939 World's Fair; political leanings; relationship with brother Paul; professional influences; designs for synagogues; plan for New York Holocaust memorial; observations of New York Jewish community; observations on writings of brother Paul; observations on homosexuality of brother Paul.
Extent: Transcript: 19 leaves, Transcript: 1 cassette
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1989 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Goodman, Percival, 1904-1989
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1904
Speaker occupation: Architect
Age at speaking: 85
Document date: 1989
Interviewer: Lee, Jonathan
Historical events discussed: Holocaust, 1938-1945
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: American literature--20th century; Architects; Architecture; Architecture--Study and teaching; Holocaust, 1938-1945; Homosexuality; Jews--United States; North America; Oral history; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Goodman, Paul; Goodman, Percival, 1904-1989; Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in art; New York (NY)--Worlds Fair, 1939; Synagogue architecture
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021152-16591