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Document Details


Title: John Maktos
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Harry S Truman Museum and Library
Collection: Truman Library Oral History Program
Description: Career in U.S. Dept. of State, 1929-62. Chief of the legal office of the Div. of International Org. Affairs, 1945-47; asst. legal adviser in charge of international org. affairs, 1947-51; and asst. legal adviser in charge of Near Eastern, South Asian, and African Affairs, 1951-62. In addition to participation in many U.N. meetings served at the U.N. Conf. on International Org., San Francisco, 1945, and as the U.S. representative and chairman of the U.N. Committee on Genocide, 1948.
Extent: 48 pages
URL: http://www.trumanlibrary.org/oralhist/maktosj.htm
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1973 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Maktos, John
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Government executive; Legal assistant
Document location: Washington, DC
Document date: 28-May-1973
Interviewer: McKinzie, Richard D.
People discussed: Harry S. Truman; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Historical events discussed: Cold War, 1945-1989; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Cold War, 1945-1989; District of Columbia; Harry S. Truman; North America; Oral history; Political campaigns--United States; Political parties; Presidents--Term of office--United States; Presidents--United States; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; United States; United States--Politics and government; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: European Recovery Program; Marshall Plan; Truman administration
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0032157-35368