Reminiscences of Elwood R. Quesada, 1968

 

Name
Quesada, Elwood R. (Elwood Richard), 1904-1993 (Interviewee)
Luter, John (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Elwood R. Quesada, 1968
Abstract
Special assistant to President Eisenhower to implement Curtis Report, 1957; administrator of Federal Aviation Agency, 1958-1960: problems enforcing safety rules, air collisions; conflicts with Airline Pilots Association; Electra aircraft; Federal Aid to Airports Act
Collection Name
Eisenhower administration project
Subjects
Air pilots; Government executives--United States; Aeronautics--Safety measures; Aeronautics--Law and legislation; Aeronautics, Commercial; United States Politics and government 1953-1961; Quesada, Elwood R. (Elwood Richard), 1904-1993; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; United States. Federal Aviation Agency
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1968
Physical Description
88 pages
Note (Biographical)
Air Force officer, government executive
Note
Interviewed by John Luter on September 12, 1967 and January 26, 1968
Note (Provenance)
Elwood R. Quesada, Gift 1972
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13787822
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-5a8z-ht50
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.