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Reminiscences of Lewis L. Strauss [electronic resource] : oral history, 1973

Creator: Strauss, Lewis L.
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 177 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 executive, financier

Scope and Contents

Family background; religious upbringing in Richmond, Virginia; shoe salesman in the South; Herbert Hoover and Belgian War Relief, Food Administration, 1917-1919; Kuhn, Loeb, 1919-1947; Jewish Agricultural Society; Navy, World War II; Atomic Energy Commission, 1946-1950 and 1953-1958: May-Johnson Bill, security problems; Rockefeller Brothers Fund, 1950-1953


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