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Oral history interview with Paul Raushenbush and Elizabeth Brandeis Raushenbush [electronic resource], 1966

Creator: Raushenbush, Paul A. 1898-1980
Project: Social security project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 295 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit) Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Economists; interviewees were married.

Scope and Contents

Personal backgrounds; teaching at University of Wisconsin from early 1920s; Wisconsin's Unemployment Act and the American Federation of Labor; Louis Brandeis' work in unemployment; Wagner-Lewis bill, 1933-34; administration of Wisconsin's State Unemployment Compensation; development of Social Security and federal unemployment bills; other work in unemployment and social security; recollections of Harold Groves, John R Commons, Frances Perkins, Arthur Altmeyer, and others.


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