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Oral history interview with David Margolis, 1994

Creator: Margolis, David
Project: Edward I. Koch Administration Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 85 pages Sound recording: 2 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Businessman.

Scope and Contents

Early childhood; College of City of New York, B.A., 1950, M.B.A., 1952; employment with Colt Industries Inc., 1959-; Edward I. Koch [Koch]: first meeting, close friendship with; fiscal advisor to Koch's first mayoral administration: Koch's responses to NYC fiscal crisis, Westway project, relationship with Transit Worker's Union [TWA], 1980 TWA strike; African-American leadership of Koch administration with media; assessment of Koch's administration's strengths and weaknesses.

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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1994.

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