Oral history interview with Kenneth Lipper 1993

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 New 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
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-5scq-kf66