Reminiscences of Marietta Tree 1967

Reminiscences of Marietta Tree 1967

 

Name:
Tree, Marietta, 1917-1991 (Interviewee), Davis, Kenneth (Interviewer), Fritchey, Clayton (Interviewee)
Title:
Reminiscences of Marietta Tree 1967
Abstract:
Recollections of Adlai Stevenson; appointment to UN Human Rights Commission; US mission to the UN under Stevenson; Democratic Advisory Committee; Stevenson's relationship with Lyndon Johnson; 1952 campaign; press representation during the 1950's; 1956 campaign; Cuba missile crisis; NSC; Marine landing in Dominican Republic; last weeks of Stevenson's life and Stevenson funeral. Impressions of Eleanor Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, George Ball, John F. Kennedy.
Collection Name:
Adlai E. Stevenson project
Subjects:
Civic leaders, Diplomatic representatives, Diplomacy, Civic activism, United States--Foreign relations--1950's, Tree, Marietta, 1917-1991, Fritchey, Clayton, Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965, and United Nations
Format:
oral histories and sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1967
Note (Biographical):
Civic leader, diplomatic representative.
Note:
Interviewed by Kenneth Davis on May 5, July 13, and October 9, 1967. The October 9 interview is a joint interview with Clayton Fritchey.
Note (Provenance):
Marietta Tree, Gift 1968
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13834079
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-3yjr-ay72