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Bedford-Stuyvesant Community Cooperative Audio Tapes
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(North Carolina: Duke University. Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library),
Source: library.duke.edu
In 1967 two white sociologists, Gerald Schaflander and Henry Etzkowitz, and their students joined with black residents of Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant section to build an inter-racial neighborhood Co-op. The Bedford-Stuyvesant Community Cooperative offered generic medicines, foodstuffs, and other goods at discoun...
(North Carolina: Duke University. Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library),
Source: library.duke.edu
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Carnegie Corporation of New York Oral History Project, Part 2
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: library.columbia.edu
This project, funded by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York, will include over 250 hours of interviews on all aspects of the Corporation's history. We are interviewing the leaders of the Corporation as well as grantees. The project also involves video interviews, a new direction for the Office, movin...
(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: library.columbia.edu
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Donovan, Leisure, Newton & Irvine Project
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
An account of the founding of the law firm by various of its partners and associates, and in particular of the career of William Joseph Donovan (1883-1959) as a lawyer, as a military officer, and as director of the Office of Strategic Services during World War II. There is material also on the evolution of a New Y...
(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
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Edward I. Koch Administration Project
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: library.columbia.edu
With the support of numerous friends of the Mayor, we have been able to initiate a series of interviews with the members of the administration of Edward I. Koch, mayor of New York City from 1977 to 1990. The longest tenure for a city mayor since the days of Fiorello La Guardia, the administration of Mayor Koch was...
(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: library.columbia.edu
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Ford Foundation Oral History Project
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: library.columbia.edu
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Guide to the Walter Thabit Papers, 1950-1988
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(New York: Cornell University. Martin P. Catherwood Library),
Source: rmc.library.cornell.edu
Includes files relating to projects with which Walter Thabit has been associated
(New York: Cornell University. Martin P. Catherwood Library),
Source: rmc.library.cornell.edu
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Jazz Project
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
This series of interviews with musicians focuses on social conditions of Chicago's South Side in the 1920s and 1930s and their effects on the development of jazz. Specific topics include relations between black and white musicians and their respective union locals, social status of the jazz musician, Prohibition,...
(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
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New York Botanical Garden
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(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
Personal accounts and recollections of the New York Botanical Garden in its early years. Contributors include curators, administrators, and horticultural specialists.
(New York: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office),
Source: oralhistoryportal.library.columbia.edu
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New York City Immigrant Labor History Project
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(New York: New York University. Tamiment Library, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives),
Source: wp.nyu.edu
The late Herbert Gutman, Professor of History at the City University of New York, project director, donated the tapes of the New York City Immigrant Labor Oral History Project to Wagner Archives in 1983. Interviewers visited nursing homes such as the Workman's Circle Home and union retiree groups including the ILG...
(New York: New York University. Tamiment Library, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives),
Source: wp.nyu.edu
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New Yorkers at Work
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(New York: New York University. Tamiment Library, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives),
Source: dlib.nyu.edu
A series of interviews conducted primarily by the staff of the Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives since 1979. The largest group of interviews were collected for the New Yorkers at Work: Oral Histories of Life, Labor, and Industry Curriculum Project. The collection consists of oral history interviews broadly represent...
(New York: New York University. Tamiment Library, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives),
Source: dlib.nyu.edu
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