Oral history interview with Frederick Henry Osborn, 1967

 

Name
Osborn, Frederick, 1889-1981 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Frederick Henry Osborn, 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Frederick Henry Osborn : oral history, 1967
Abstract
Trustee of Carnegie Corporation from 1936; impressions of other board members; role of the Corporation, World War II service; postwar foreign affairs programs; area studies; Alger Hiss; Congressional investigations; impressions of Russell Leffingwell, Morris Hadley, Charles Dollard, and others.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Executives; Endowments; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Education and state; Osborn, Frederick, 1889-1981; Carnegie Corporation of New York
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 145 pages
Note (Biographical)
Foundation and corporation executive, government official.
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction of audio funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Audio digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on December 20, 22, 1966; January 11, 1967.
Sound quality is poor at times.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7522525
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-qs41-xq91
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.