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Reminiscences of Philip Caryl Jessup : oral history, 1958.

Creator: Jessup, Philip C. 1897-1986.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 388 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Judge, diplomat.

Scope and Contents

Early years and education; teaching international law at Columbia University; State Department; research on neutrality; setting up Naval School of Military Government and Administration at Columbia; work with Herbert Lehman organizing Office of Foreign Relief and Rehabilitation Operations and later United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, international conferences (UNRRA, Bretton Woods, San Francisco), United States delegation to the United Nations; impressions of personalities in American government; Joseph McCarthy charges and Senate investigations.


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