Oral history interview with Arthur J. Altmeyer, 1967
Scope and Contents
Education, background in health insurance movement, John R. Commons; Committee on Economic Security, 1934-1935; Assistant Secretary of Labor, 1934; Advisory Council, National Conference on Health, 1938; administrative problems and policies in Social Security; training, relations with Congress, Treasury Dept., Internal Revenue Service; influence of organized labor and professional associations. Impressions of Frances Perkins, Edwin Witte, Wilbur Cohen, Isidore Falk, and others.
Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1979.