Reminiscences of Greg Craig 1989

Reminiscences of Greg Craig 1989

 

 

Name:
Craig, Greg (Interviewee), Chafe, William H., 1942- (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Greg Craig 1989
Abstract:
Recollections of Allard Lowenstein; childhood memories of Lowenstein; early political influences; education; involvement in: 1960 John F. Kennedy presidential campaign, civil rights movement, Mississippi Freedom Summer 1964, 1964 Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City NJ, Encampment for Citizenship; observations on Lowensteins̀ Congressional tenure; Lowensteins̀ influence on National Student Association (NSA) and anti-war movement; meeting with Dean Rusk; allegations of Central Intelligence Agency influence on NSA; 1968 Robert F. Kennedy presidential campaign; mission to Biafra, 1969; anti-Vietnam war activities, including Moratorium; Dump Johnson Movement; Harvard Bust, April 1969
Collection Name:
Allard K. Lowenstein project
Subjects:
Lawyers; Presidents--Election--1960.--United States; Presidents--Election--1968.--United States; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Student movements; United States--Politics and government--1945-1989; Craig, Greg; Lowenstein, Allard K; Democratic Party (U.S.); United States National Student Association; United States. Central Intelligence Agency
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1989
Note (Biographical):
Lawyer
Note:
Interviewed by William Chafe on October 14, 1988, and on February 16 and April 26, 1989
Note (Provenance):
Greg Craig, Gift 1989
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13622013
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-3a01-zv15