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Reminiscences of Chester Tevis Lane : oral history, 1951.

Creator: Lane, Chester T., 1905-1959.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 869 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Lawyer, public official.

Scope and Contents

Childhood and early education; Harvard Law School; Milbank, Tweed, Hope and Webb, 1930-35; corporate trusteeship New York, N.Y.; General Counsel's office of the Securities and Exchange Commission, 1935-42; drafting Securities Act; relationship between Securities and Exchange Commission General Counsel, Attorney General, and Solicitor General; Transamerica Corporation cases; special assistant to the Attorney General, 1942-45; war policies unit, War Division, Justice Department; Solicitor General's office; legal consultant, Army-Navy Liquidation Commission; Lend-Lease administrator and deputy foreign liquidation commissioner, 1946-47.


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1972. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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