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Oral history interview with Mark Rudd, 1987

Creator: Rudd, Mark
Project: Student movements of the 1960s project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 49 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassettess
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

Background and childhood: Born 1947, Newark, New Jersey, hometown Maplewood, New Jersey, Jewish, Democrat household; education: Maplewood High School, Columbia University; themes: Cuban missile crisis as an inspiration for political activism, high school relationships, Freudian therapy during college, involvement with Independent Committee on Vietnam, Students for a Democratic Society [SDS], 1967 student demonstrations at Columbia University, tensions regarding ROTC, CIA recruitment on campus, relationship between Progressive League [PL] and SDS, family reminiscences, colleague reminiscences


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Copyright by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1987

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