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Reminiscences of Boris Basil Shishkin : oral history, 1957.

Creator: Shishkin, Boris, 1906-1986.
Project: Biographical interview
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 872 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Economist.

Scope and Contents

Early life and education in Russia; World War I and the Russian Revolution; flight to Istanbul; Columbia University during the late 1920s; role of American Federation of Labor in New Deal legislation; American Federation of Labor conventions, 1933-1936; impressions of William Green, John L. Lewis, Maurice Tobin, Matthew Woll, and other labor leaders.

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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