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Oral history interview with G. William Bissell, 1990.

Creator: Bissell, G. William
Project: Hemophilia oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 65 pages Sound recording: 3 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

Interest in forms of organizational governance; issues of denial in people with hemophilia, people involved in the NHF, and others; issues of trust (mechanisms that form it, circumstances under which it is formed, etc.); "systems failures" in NHF in late 1970s/early ‘80s; helping to rectify those problems by getting new bylaws in place and reorganizing the structure; public health versus fund-raising as a focus for NHF; isolation as a phenomenon within the hemophilia community


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