Photo of Madeleine H. Russell by Margaretta in 1993
Madeleine H. Russell
Photo by Margaretta in 1993

Madeleine Haas Russell: Democratic Committeewoman, Philanthropist

Conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1989 and 1991, Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2013.

With an additional interview with Susan Silk (Susan R. Clark), January 1990.

With an interview with Madeleine Haas Russell by Carol Mezey, Spring 1992.

In this interview, Madeleine Haas Russell discusses her philanthropic work with the Columbia Foundation and her considerable political work, including supporting Helen Gahagan Douglas, the McGovern Reforms, working with public television and the KQED Board, the Democratic National Committee, and the Peace Movement.


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