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Katherine Ellickson Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 1: A-E, Item: 12
Identifier: LOH002278
Collection consists of all eight interview transcripts. Ellickson discusses her background, early work with the Congress of Industrial Organizations, and, primarily, her roles in shaping Social Security, health benefit, and Medicare policies and reminiscenses on other persons involved. An index of names is included.

Dates

  • 1966-02-15 - 1967-06-15

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

RESTRICTIONS: Due to the personal nature of oral history, the Library prohibits use of the material in any way that infringes on individual right to privacy, or results in libelous statements or slander, in accordance with U.S. law.

The interview may be reproduced only by the heirs, legal representatives, or assigns of Katherine Ellickson.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet : (1 printed transcript)

Abstract

Between 1966 and 1967, Peter A. Corning conducted a series of eight interviews for the Columbia University Oral History Research Office with labor economist and activist Katherine Pollak Ellickson, underwritten by the Social Security Administration. Collection consists of all eight interview transcripts. Ellickson discusses her background, early work with the Congress of Industrial Organizations, and, primarily, her roles in shaping Social Security, health benefit, and Medicare policies and reminiscenses on other persons involved. An index of names is included.

History

Between 1966 and 1967, Peter A. Corning conducted a series of eight interviews for the Columbia University Oral History Research Office with labor economist and activist Katherine Pollak Ellickson, underwritten by the Social Security Administration.

Arrangement

Transcript arranged alphabetically by surname with other individual oral history transcripts at the Walter P. Reuther Library.

Acquisition

Donated by Katherine Pollak Ellickson, circa 1975.

Originals

The original transcript plus the interview recordings are in the holdings of Columbia University Libraries.

Related Materials

Katherine Ellickson Oral History (1974-12-15); Katherine Ellickson Oral History (1976-01-10); Katherine Pollak Ellickson Papers

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on June 28, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Katherine Ellickson Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-06-28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Description made possible by funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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