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Reminiscences of Gordon Gray [electronic resource] : oral history, 1967

Creator: Gray, Gordon, 1909-1982
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 338 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

Government official

Scope and Contents

Education, University of North Carolina, Yale Law School; early legal practice; publishing; North Carolina State Senate, 1938-42, 1946-47; service in World War II; Assistant Secretary and Secretary of the Army, 1947-50; unification of services, civilian control of Department of Defense; Special Assistant to President Harry Truman, 1950; President, University of North Carolina, 1950-55; Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, 1955-57; service intelligence operations; Director, Office of Defense Mobilization, 1957-58; Special Assistant to President Eisenhower for National Security Affairs, 1958-61; Robert Oppenheimer case and Personnel Security Board for Atomic Energy Commission, 1954; National Trust for Historic Preservation; Commission for Financing Hospital Care; Research Triangle Institute


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