Reminiscences of Elizabeth Stevenson Ives 1969

Reminiscences of Elizabeth Stevenson Ives 1969

 

Name:
Ives, Elizabeth Stevenson, 1897-1994 (Interviewee), Davis, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Sydney), 1912-1999 (Interviewer), Luter, John (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Elizabeth Stevenson Ives 1969
Abstract:
Last year of Stevenson's life; Cuba missile crisis; 1960 Democratic Convention; family homes, Libertyville and Bloomington; evaluation of brother's biographers; 1948 Illinois gubernatorial campaign; governorship, 1949-53; 1956 campaign; United Nations mission, 1961-65; family anecdotes and childhood recollections; impressions of Stevenson's personal friends and recollections of his relationships with John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, Richard J. Daley, Hubert H. Humphrey, Lyndon B. Johnson, William McCormick Blair, Jr., Willard Wirtz, and others.
Collection Name:
Adlai E. Stevenson project
Subjects:
Presidents--Election--1956.--United States, Illinois--Politics and government--1865-1950, Illinois--Politics and government--1951-, Ives, Elizabeth Stevenson, 1897-1994, Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965, Democratic Party (U.S.), and United Nations
Format:
oral histories and sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1969
Note (Biographical):
Interviewee sister of Adlai E. Stevenson; married Ernest Ives.
Note:
Interviewed on May 3, 1966 and on April 19, 1969.
Note (Provenance):
Elizabeth Stevenson Ives, Gift 1969
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13833605
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-t7mx-gy25