Oral history interview with Edward M. Lamont 1996

 

Name
Lamont, Edward M., 1926- (Interviewee)
Doel, Ronald (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Edward M. Lamont 1996
Abstract
Childhood: born New York City; weekend visits to family estate Lamont Hall, Palisades, New Jersey, late 1920s to 1940; estate grounds layout; Sunday luncheons: literary guests, family political discussions; Great Depression; estate staff; summers North Haven, Maine; undergraduate education, Harvard; graduate studies University of Geneva and Harvard Business School; Lamont Estate donation to Colu mbia University: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory [LDEO] founding, LDEO visits, Doherty endowment; chairman Children’s Aid Society, New York.
Collection Name
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection
Subjects
Lamont, Edward M., 1926-; Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1996
Date
1996
Note (Biographical)
Businessman.
Note
Interviewed by Ronald Doel on May 29, 1996.
Note (Provenance)
Edward M. Lamont, Gift 1997
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13573542
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-ny0b-bd08
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.