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Reminiscences of William S. Coffin, Jr. : oral history, 1989

Creator: Coffin, William Sloane, 1924-2006
Project: Allard K. Lowenstein project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 34 pages Sound recording 1 audiocassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Clergyman

Scope and Contents

Personal recollections of Allard Lowenstein; recollections of Lowensteins̀ speeches and oratory skill; Lowensteins̀ wedding to Jennifer Littlefield; recruiting students from Yale for Mississippi Freedom Summer; Encampment for Citizenship, 1965; Lowensteins̀ peer relationships; Lowenstein as mentor for young people; Lowensteins̀ relations with family; 1968 presidential elections and Democratic National Convention; views on Lowensteins̀ perception of obligation to society

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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990

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