Oral history interview with David Weingard, 1980

 

Name
Weingard, David (Interviewee)
Ellis, Helen M (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with David Weingard, 1980
Other Titles
Reminiscences of David Weingard, 1980
Abstract
On the audio from the first tape, David Weingard discusses his youth in Brownsville; his parents' work in sweatshops; his father's involvement with labor groups such as Workmen's Circle; his parents' Jewish cultural milieu on Lower East Side after immigration; Weingard's training as teacher and dissatisfaction with it; work for accounting firm; and volunteer work in civilian Russian War Relief duri ng World War II. The interview has two additional tapes, which are not yet digitized
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Weingard, David
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1980
Note
Interviewed by Helen M. Ellis
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
15920341
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/xq5d-5b31
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.