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Document Details


Title: John W. Snyder
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Harry S Truman Museum and Library
Collection: Truman Library Oral History Program
Series: Item 36 of Series John W. Snyder
Description: Secretary of the Treasury in the Truman Administration, 1946-53. Other Federal positions once held include Executive Vice-President and Director, Defense Plant Corporation, 1940-43; Assistant to the Director of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation, 1940-44; Federal Loan Administrator, 1945; Director, Office of War Mobilization and Reconversion, 1945-46. Secretary Snyder was a longtime close friend of Harry S. Truman beginning with their service in the U.S. Army Reserves after World War I.
URL: http://www.trumanlibrary.org/oralhist/snyder36.htm
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1969 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Snyder, John W., 1895-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 21-Jun-1895
Speaker place of birth: Jonesboro, AR; Arkansas; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Government official
Age at speaking: 74
Document location: Washington, DC
Document date: 16-Apr-1969
Interviewer: Hess, Jerry N.
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: OHI0032425-35509