crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia Center for Oral History Portal >

Reminiscences of Stephen A. Mitchell : oral history, 1967.

Creator: Mitchell, Stephen A. 1903-1974
Project: Adlai E. Stevenson project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 173 pages Sound recording: 8 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
Full CLIO record >>

Biographical Note

Lawyer.

Scope and Contents

Family background; education; law practice in Chicago; activities in Democratic Party; World War II; Stevenson campaign, 1948; Stevenson's attitude towards politics; Ellen Borden Stevenson; pressures of public office; Chairman Democratic National Committee, 1952-55; 1952 campaign: Harry Truman, party unity; 1956 campaign: civil rights plank, the Kennedys; impressions of various political figures.

Subjects

Using this collection

Columbia Center for Oral History

Address:
Columbia University
535 West 114th Street
801 Butler Library, Box 20
MC1129
New York, NY 10027
Telephone:
(212) 854-7083

Email:
oralhist
@libraries.cul.columbia.edu

Website:
Columbia Center for Oral History