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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Corinne Howell Wolfe
RLIN number: NXCP94-A3
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Family background in New Mexico; reflections on becoming a social worker in Texas during the Depression and World War II: reflections on Southern Texas politics and public welfare, work in Civil Defense planning and Veterans Administration; experiences at U.S. Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare (HEW); descriptions of prominent women administrators at HEW; transition at HEW during Nixon administration; public policy and social work education in New Mexico; work as a human services advocate and professor in New Mexico; work as lobbyist in New Mexico State Legislature.
Extent: Transcript: 170 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Permission required to cite or quote. Copyright by Jacqueline K. Parker. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1991 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Wolfe, Corinne Howell, 1912-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1912
Speaker occupation: Advocate; Federal administrator; Social worker
Age at speaking: 79
Document date: 1991
Interviewer: Parker, Jacqueline K.
Historical events discussed: Great Depression, 1929-1941; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: New Mexico; North America; Texas; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Great Depression, 1929-1941; Lobbyists; New Mexico; North America; Public welfare--Texas; Social workers; Texas; Texas--Politics and government; United States; Women--Employment; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Civil Defense--Texas; Lobbying--New Mexico; Public policy--New Mexico; Social work education--New Mexico; Social work--Depressions--1929--Texas; Social work--World War, 1939-1945--Texas; United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare (HEW); Veterans Administration--Texas; Wolfe, Corinne Howell, 1912-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021348-16787