Oral history interview with Robert MacDonald Lester, 1967

 

Name
Lester, Robert M. (Robert MacDonald), 1889-1969 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Robert MacDonald Lester, 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Robert MacDonald Lester : oral history, 1967
Abstract
Detailed account of operations, personnel policies, relationships of Carnegie Corporation, 1926-1954. Impressions of Andrew Carnegie, Walter A. Jessup, Devereux Josephs, Nicholas Murray Butler, Frederick Keppel, and many other prominent educators and public figures.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Executives; Endowments; Endowments--Officials and employees; Endowment of research; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Lester, Robert M. (Robert MacDonald), 1889-1969; Carnegie Corporation of New York
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 879 pages
Note (Biographical)
Foundation executive.
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.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7094951
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-283v-9k71
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.