Reminiscences of G. R. Pearkes, 1974

 

Name
Pearkes, G. R. (George Randolph), 1888-1984 (Interviewee)
Burg, Maclyn (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of G. R. Pearkes, 1974
Abstract
Military career, Canadian Army, World War I and World War II; Conservative member of Parliament from British Columbia, 1945-1960; Minister of Defense, 1957-1960; NORAD; North Atlantic Treaty Organization; lieutenant governor, British Columbia 1960-1968
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Cabinet officers--Canada; Legislators--Canada; World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1939-1945; Canada History 1945-; Canada Politics and government 1945-; Pearkes, G. R. (George Randolph), 1888-1984; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1974
Physical Description
53 pages
Note (Biographical)
Canadian military officer and statesman
Note
Interviewed by Maclyn Burg on April 19, 1974
Note (Provenance)
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Gift
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13787422
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-4maj-g409
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.