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Reminiscences of Frederic René Coudert, 1950

Creator: Coudert, Frederic R. 1871-1955
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript 170 pages Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Recollections of his father; early political impressions, notably the "Cross of Gold" speech; Spanish-American War; Insular cases; New York politics, John P. Mitchel; legal adviser to British Government regarding legal controversies involving United States, especially British blockade and problems of international maritime law, 1915-1920; impressions of Woodrow Wilson, Sir Cecil Spring-Rice, Robert Lansing, Alexis Carrel, Benjamin Cardozo, Cornelius Clifford, Boris Bakhmeteff, Henri Bergson, Simon Flexner; Columbia University and Nicholas Murray Butler


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1972

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