Oral history interview with R. McAllister Lloyd, 1967

 

Name
Lloyd, R. McAllister, 1898-1985 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with R. McAllister Lloyd, 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of R. McAllister Lloyd : oral history, 1967
Abstract
Vice President of Bank of New York; becoming President of Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association (TIAA) at request of new Carnegie Corporation President Devereux C. Josephs, 1945; negotiations for additional financial support from Carnegie Corporation; shuffling of investments; annuities and life insurance; transition from TIAA President to Chairman, 1946-1947; structure of TIAA and its trustee s; relations with Carnegie Institution of Washington, creation of College Retirement Equities Fund (CREF), 1948-1952; pensions and increasing life spans of teachers; major medical and disability. Impressions of D.C. Josephs, Vannevar Bush, R.C. Leffingwell, William C. Greenough.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Teachers--Pensions; Teachers--Retirement; Executives; Endowments; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Lloyd, R. McAllister, 1898-1985; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association; College Retirement Equities Fund
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 74 pages
Note (Biographical)
Vice President, Bank of New York; President, Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association (TIAA).
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction of audio funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Audio digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on March 16, 1967.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7521809
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-60rs-z418
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.