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Oral history interview with Eleanor Lansing Dulles, 1967

Creator: Dulles, Eleanor Lansing, 1895-1996
Project: Eisenhower administration project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 973 pages Sound recording: 20 reels Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Economist, government official

Scope and Contents

Family background; childhood in New York State; Bryn Mawr; refugee work, Paris, 1917-19; graduate training, industrial management; factory employment manager; London School of Economics, 1921-22; Radcliffe and Harvard; European study and travel; teaching, Bryn Mawr, 1932-36; University of Pennsylvania; Social Security Board; Board of Economic Warfare, 1942; State Department, 1942-62: UNRRA, Morgenthau Plan, displaced persons, Bretton Woods Conference, security investigations, occupation of Austria and treaty negotiations, currency reform and monetary conversion. Impressions of Robert Lansing, John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and many others


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1983

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