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Reminiscences of Walter S. Robertson : oral history, 1967

Creator: Robertson, Walter Spencer, 1893-1970
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 194 pages sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Banker, diplomat

Scope and Contents

Experiences as Far Eastern Affairs expert in State Department; China with Generals Patrick Hurley and George Marshall, 1945-6; Assistant Secretary of State for Far East, 1953-59; policies in South East Asia; South-East Asia Treaty Organization; Korea; impressions of John Foster Dulles, President Eisenhower, Mao Tse-tung, Chou En-lai, Jawaharlal Nehru, Syngman Rhee


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1976

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