Oral history interview with Kenneth Lipper 1993

 

Name
Lipper, Ken (Interviewee)
Metzger, John (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Kenneth Lipper 1993
Abstract
Childhood and adolescence in South Bronx; introduction to New York City politics; involvement in Edward I. Koch's [Koch] campaign for New York governor; role as Deputy Mayor in Koch administration: efforts to promote manufacturing jobs in New York City and to encourage businesses to stay; Koch administration's tax policy, education initiatives, relationship with the Port Authority of New York and N ew Jersey, relationships with state and federal governments; influence of the press on Koch administration decisions; assessment of Koch as a politician, administrative style, conflict with Donald Manes; Lipper's unsuccessful campaign for president of the New York City Council, 1985; life following tenure as Deputy Mayor.
Collection Name
Edward I. Koch administration oral history project
Subjects
Investment bankers; Lipper, Ken; Koch, Ed, 1924-2013; New York (N.Y.). Mayor
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1993
Note (Biographical)
Investment Banker.
Note
Interviewed by John Metzger on February 13, March 20, November 3, and November 23, 1992, and January 11 and February 26, 1993.
Note (Provenance)
Ken Lipper, Gift 1994
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13590431
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-5scq-kf66
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.