Oral history interview with Stanley Brezenoff 1993

Oral history interview with Stanley Brezenoff 1993

 

Name:
Brezenoff, Stanley (Interviewee), Zane, Sharon (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Stanley Brezenoff 1993
Abstract:
Youth in Brooklyn, NY; education; early employment; Civil Rights Movement, Congress of Racial Equality [CORE]; Community Development Agency [CDA], 1966-67, John V. Lindsay mayoral administration; Ford Foundation, 1967-78; commissioner of Human Resources Association [HRA], 1978; commissioner of Health and Hospitals Corporation [HHC], 1979-81, president, 1981-84, chairman, 1984; first deputy mayor, 1985, Edward I. Koch mayoral administration; issues: need for standards in government programs, Summer Youth Employment Program, Project Giant Step, closure of Sydenham hopital, homelessness, foster care, drugs, AIDS, Medicaid, city charter; race relations, Blanche Bernstein; charges of corruption, 1986-87; personal relationship with Koch; reflections about the future of the city.
Collection Name:
Edward I. Koch administration oral history project
Subjects:
Municipal officials and employees; Brezenoff, Stanley; Koch, Ed, 1924-2013; New York (N.Y.). Mayor
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1993
Physical Description:
154 pages; 7 sound cassettes
Note (Biographical):
New York City agency administrator.
Note:
Interviewed by Sharon Zane on October 23, November 6, and December 8, 1992, and January 25, February 10, and April 26, 1993.
Note (Provenance):
Stanley Brezenoff, Gift 1994
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13588943
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-f500-c595