Reminiscences of Howard C. Green, 1974

 

Name
Green, Howard C (Interviewee)
Burg, Maclyn (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Howard C. Green, 1974
Abstract
Personal background, World War I experiences: Western Front, occupation of Germany, Canadian-British cooperation; demobilization; British Columbia law practice; career in Conservative Party: Young Conservative Association, 1935 election to House of Commons, veterans affairs, 1940 and 1945 national elections, defense interest, post-war reconstruction, role of civil servants in legislature, alliances as opposition party leader; 1956 Conservative Party Leadership Conference, 1957 and 1958 dissolutions of Parliament; ministerial posts; Columbia River Treaty; impressions of Richard B. Bennet, Dwight D. Eisenhower and Christian Herter
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Politicians--Canada; World War, 1914-1918; Canada Politics and government 20th century; Green, Howard C; Progressive Conservative Party of Canada
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1974
Physical Description
100 pages
Note (Biographical)
Canadian politician
Note
Interviewed by Maclyn Burg on January 19, 1973
Note (Provenance)
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Gift
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13791698
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-4yy3-2z43
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.