Oral history interview with Wilma Tisch, 2000

 

Name
Tisch, Wilma (Interviewee)
Magat, Richard (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Wilma Tisch, 2000
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Wilma Tisch : oral history, 2000
Abstract
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies, president, 1980-83; involvement with: United Way, 1986-, WNYC Foundation, 1984-, Hunter College Social Work Board, 1986-97; Carnegie Corporation, trustee, 1994-1998; Carnegie Council on Adolescent Development, 1987-97: Council's reports, "Matter of Time," "Turning Points,"; youth perspective, creation of focus groups; youth and discretionary time: community orga nizations, gang culture, schools, church groups, youth employment; burnout in social work profession; philanthropy: as field of study, influence of donors, influence on government policy; relationship with David A. Hamburg
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 2
Subjects
Jewish women philanthropists; Endowments--United States; Social work with teenagers--United States; Tisch, Wilma; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Carnegie Council on Adolescent Development
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
2000
Physical Description
36 pages
Note (Biographical)
Foundation Administrator
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Service copy (44 kHz, 16 bit) and rendered version (96 kHz, 24 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit
Sound quality is poor at times
Interviewed by Richard Magat on August 22, 2000
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7586826
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-z525-kx06
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.