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Reminiscences of Bernard Louis Gladieux : oral history, 1951

Creator: Gladieux, Bernard L. 1907-1997.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 744 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official, management consultant

Scope and Contents

Early life and education, Oberlin College and Maxwell School, Syracuse University; administrative consultant in federal government, 1936-1940; Chief, special staff on war organization, Bureau of the Budget, 1939-1942; administration and budgetary management of the executive branch in wartime; preparation of executive orders for president; formation, operation, and budgets of Office of Production Management, Board of Economic Welfare, Supply Priorities and Allocation Board, War Production Board, Co-ordinator of Inter-American Affairs, Office of Defense Transportation, Office of Strategic Services, Office of Civilian Defense, Office of War Information, Office of Economic Stabilization; wartime production and manpower problems; leadership and operational evaluations; later work in War Production Board, 1943-1944; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, 1944; Department of Commerce, 1945-1950; Ford Foundation, 1950-1951


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

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