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Reminiscences of Eugene Meyer, 1953

Creator: Meyer, Eugene, 1875-1959
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 938 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Financier, newspaper executive

Scope and Contents

Childhood and education; early financial operations; farm credit during the 1920s; Federal Farm Loan Bureau; Reconstruction Finance Corporation and the Federal Reserve System during the banking crisis, 1933; WASHINGTON POST, 1933-1953; World Bank and International Monetary Fund; impressions of Presidents Warren Harding, Calvin Coolidge, Herbert Hoover, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, and many other political and financial figures


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975

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