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Reminiscences of Carl Hamilton : oral history, 1953.

Creator: Hamilton, Carl.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 735 leaves. Tape 1 reel. Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Agricultural journalist; interviewee b. 1914.

Scope and Contents

Early life in rural Iowa; move to Wisconsin, life of Moneta community; 4-H work; Iowa State College; journalistic activity; Agricultural Adjustment Administration information work, New Deal; assistant to Secretary of Agriculture, Claude Wickard, 1940-1942; 1939 "corn problem"; assistant to Food Administrator, 1942-1943; assistant on Rural Electrification Administration matters, 1943-1945; impressions of Henry A. Wallace, M.L. Wilson, Harry Brown, Rudolph Evans, Paul Appleby, Milo Perkins, Joe Storm; discussion of relationship between Claude Wickard and Franklin D. Roosevelt.


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1975. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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