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Oral history interview with Gordon Wagenet [electronic resource], 1965

Creator: Wagenet, R. Gordon, 1890-1975
Project: Social security project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 108 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official.

Scope and Contents

Professional background; Director, Unemployment Insurance, Social Security, 1935: hiring staff, administration of law, merit rating, relations with Internal Revenue Service and state governments; Employment Service; Director, California Employment Agency, 1940. Impressions of Frances Perkins, Arthur Altmeyer.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1979.

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