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Reminiscences of Michael Wallace : oral history, 1983

Creator: Wallace, Mike, 1942-
Project: Student movements of the 1960s project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 81 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Childhood in Brooklyn, San Francisco; Columbia undergraduate, 1960; Columbia graduate student, 1968; involvement with anti-war movement; 1963 March on Washington, voter registration project in South Carolina; Hamilton Hall occupation; Fayerweather Hall occupation; Columbia's plan to build gym in Morningside Park; student relations with the Harlem community; contrasts between new and old left; student demands; membership in central strike committee; student leadership styles; first marriage; women's liberation; student/faculty relations; relationship with Professor Richard Hofstadter; effects of period on current work; formation of Mid-Atlantic Historian's Organization and Radical Historians ̀caucus; current projects; social responsibility of historians


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1985

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