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Reminiscences of Henriette Castex Epstein : oral history, 1976.

Creator: Epstein, Henriette Castex.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 120 leaves. Tape: 2 cassettes. Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Interviewee married Abraham Epstein.

Scope and Contents

Husband Abraham Epstein's activities: emigration from Russia to United States; involvement with the workers' education movement, 1920; impressions of Russia, 1921; research director for Pennsylvania Old Age Commission, 1920-27; founding of American Association for Old Age Security, 1927; fight for old age pension laws in various states; Social Security Act of 1935.


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