Reminiscences of Wilson W. Wyatt 1969

Reminiscences of Wilson W. Wyatt 1969

 

Name:
Wyatt, Wilson W. (Wilson Watkins), 1905-1996 (Interviewee), Luter, John (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Wilson W. Wyatt 1969
Abstract:
First meetings with Adlai Stevenson; nomination of Stevenson at 1952 convention; 1952 campaign: television, Harry Truman's role, Stevenson fund; Elks Club; prison riot; 1956 campaign: choice of a running mate, issues; 1960 convention, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt; Stevenson's influence on John F. Kennedy and feelings about United Nations. Impressions of various aides and politicians.
Collection Name:
Adlai E. Stevenson project
Subjects:
Lawyers, Presidents--Election--1952.--United States, Presidents--Election--1956.--United States, United States--Politics and government--1945-1989, Wyatt, Wilson W. (Wilson Watkins), 1905-1996, Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965, and United Nations
Format:
oral histories and sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1969
Note (Biographical):
Lawyer.
Note:
Interviewed by John Luter on August 22, 1969.
Note (Provenance):
Wilson W. Wyatt, Gift 1969
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13834873
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-dbj6-1367