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Reminiscences of Lawrence Veiller : oral history, 1949.

Creator: Veiller, Lawrence, 1872-1959.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 299 leaves. Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Social worker.

Scope and Contents

Tenement house reform, New York, N.Y., 1892-1902; City Club and municipal reform, 1903-06; national movement for housing reform; Hoover Housing Conference, 1931-32; zoning and city planning; initiation of permanent population data in sample New York, N.Y. blocks; traffic control and rapid transit problems; reforms in New York, N.Y. courts: Magistrate's, Children's and Domestic Relations; records systems. Relations with Mayors George McClellan, William Gaynor, and John Hylan, and others.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1980. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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