Oral history interview with Edith Miller, 1977

 

Name
Miller, Edith, 1930- (Interviewee)
Oxenfeldt, Alice (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Edith Miller, 1977
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Edith Miller, 1977
Abstract
Childhood, early education in New York, N.Y.; Hunter College, 1946, St. John's Law School, 1954; political involvement, Riverside Democrats; social work experience; Family Court Judge, 1971- : Domestic Relations Court, sitting judge, juvenile criminals, lack of judicial manpower, child abuse, social services in Family Court, crime against the elderly; media influence on juveniles; reflections on be ing a Black woman and a judge; judicial appointment by Mayor Lindsay
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Judges; Women judges; African American judges; Domestic relations courts; Juvenile courts; Poor--New York (State); New York (N.Y.) Politics and government 1951-; Miller, Edith, 1930-
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1977
Note (Biographical)
Judge
Note
Interviewed by Alice Oxenfeldt
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
8657142
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/ae9k-a816
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.