Reminiscences of Edward L. Beach 1967

 

Name
Beach, Edward L. (Edward Latimer), 1918-2002 (Interviewee)
Mason, John T., 1909-1998 (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Edward L. Beach 1967
Abstract
Early Navy days; World War II submarine service; Atomic Defense Section, Naval Operations; atomic submarine development; Admiral Hyman Rickover; Peace Ship; naval aide to Generals Omar Bradley and Dwight D. Eisenhower; White House social aide; arrangement of presidential trips; ship launchings; National Security Council; the WILLIAMSBURG; Camp David; Secret Service; press conferences; Atoms for Pea ce; President Eisenhower at ease: family relaxation, hobbies; Eisenhower's relations with staff. Recollections of Sherman Adams, Robert Schulz, Lewis Strauss
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Veterans; Navies--Officers; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; Press conferences; Nuclear submarines; Beach, Edward L. (Edward Latimer), 1918-2002; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; National Security Council (U.S.); United States. Navy
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
470 pages
Note (Biographical)
Naval officer
Note
Interviewed by John T. Mason, Jr. on August 23, August 31, October 17, and December 4, 1967
Note (Provenance)
Edward L. Beach, Gift 1971
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13749988
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-sh2j-e252
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.