Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick), 1927-2003Alternative names
Educator, ambassador, senator.
From the description of Reminiscences of Daniel P. Moynihan : oral history, 1979. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86147598
Moynihan taught government at Harvard.
From the description of Papers of Daniel P. Moynihan, 1976. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973257
Public official, diplomat, educator, and U.S. senator from New York.
From the description of Papers, 1786-1978 (bulk 1955-1975). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 31605167
1927, Mar. 16:
Born, Tulsa, Okla.
1944- 1947: Active duty with the United States Navy
B.A., Tufts University, Medford, Mass.
M.A., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, Mass.
1949- 1950: Assistant in government, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, Mass.
1950- 1951: Student, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, England
1951- 1953: Budget assistant, United States Air Force base, Ruislip, England
Director of public relations, International Rescue Committee
Married Elizabeth T. Brennan
1955- 1958: Assistant to W. Averell Harriman, governor of New York
1957- 1958: Lecturer, Russell Sage College, Troy, N.Y.
1958- 1960: Member, New York State Tenure Commission Secretary, Public Affairs Committee of the New York State Democratic Party
Lecturer, New York State School of Industrial Relations, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
1959- 1961: Director, government research project, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.
Member, New York state delegation to the Democratic National Convention Wrote position papers on urban problems for John F. Kennedy's presidential campaign
1960- 1961: Member, Joint Center for Urban Studies of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
1960- 1961: Assistant professor of political science, Maxwell Graduate School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.
Ph.D., Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Medford, Mass.
1961- 1962: Special assistant to secretary of labor
Member, President's Council on Pennsylvania Avenue
1962- 1963: Executive assistant to secretary of labor
Published with Nathan Glazer Beyond the Melting Pot: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians, and Irish of New York City. Cambridge: M.I.T. Press
1963- 1965: Assistant secretary of labor for policy planning and research
1965- 1974: Vice-chairman, President's Temporary Commission on Pennsylvania Avenue
Unsuccessful candidate for city council president, New York, N.Y.
1965- 1966: Fellow, Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Conn.
1966- 1968: Chairman, Advisory Committee on Traffic Safety, Department of Health, Education and Welfare
1966- 1973: Director, Joint Center for Urban Studies of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. Professor of education and urban politics, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
Published Maximum Feasible Misunderstanding: Community Action in the War on Poverty. New York: Free Press
1969- 1970: Assistant for urban affairs, counselor, and cabinet member, President Richard M. Nixon administration
Published Toward a National Urban Policy. New York: Basic Books
Member, United States delegation to the twenty-sixth General Assembly of the United Nations
1971- 1973: Consultant to President Richard M. Nixon Member, President's Science Advisory Committee
1971- 1976: Vice-chairman, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C.
Published with Frederick Mosteller On Equality of Educational Opportunity. New York: Random House
Published The Politics of a Guaranteed Income: The Nixon Administration and the Family Assistance Plan. New York: Vintage Books Published Coping: Essays on the Practice of Government. New York: Random House
1973- 1975: Ambassador to India
1973- 1977: Professor, John Fitzgerald Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
Published with Nathan Glazer Ethnicity: Theory and Experience. Cambridge: Harvard University Press
1975- 1976: Permanent representative for the United States to the United Nations
Member, New York state delegation to the Democratic National Convention
1977- 2000: United States senator from New York
Published with Suzanne Weaver A Dangerous Place. Boston: Little, Brown
Published Counting Our Blessings: Reflections on the Future of America. Boston: Little, Brown
Published Loyalties. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Published Family and Nation. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Published Came the Revolution: Argument in the Reagan Era. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Published On the Law of Nations. Cambridge: Harvard University Press
Published Pandemonium: Ethnicity in International Politics. New York: Oxford University Press
Published Miles to Go: A Personal History of Social Policy. Cambridge: Harvard University Press
Published Secrecy: The American Experience. New Haven: Yale University Press
Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
2001- 2003: Senior policy scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C. Professor, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y.
2003, Mar. 23:
Died, Washington, D.C.
From the guide to the Daniel P. Moynihan Papers, 1765-2003, (bulk 1955-2000), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
|Place Name||Admin Code||Country|
|Onondaga Lake (N.Y.)|
|New York (State)--New York|
|Federal Triangle (Washington, D.C.)|
|Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)|
|Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)|
|Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)|
|Fire Island National Seashore (N.Y.)|
|Pennsylvania Avenue (Washington, D.C.)|
|Women's Rights National Historical Park (N.Y.)|
|Governors Island (New York County, N.Y.)|
|New York (State)|
|Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.)|
|New York (N.Y.)|
|New York (State)|
|Bosnia and Hercegovina|
|Love Canal Chemical Waste Landfill (Niagara Falls, N.Y.)|
|Public welfare--United States|
|Public utilities--Law and legislation--United States|
|September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001|
|Manpower policy--United States|
|Public buildings--New York (N.Y.)|
|Elections--New York (State)|
|Vietnam War, 1961-1975|
|Military history, Modern--21st century|
|Social security--United States|
|Plazas--New York (State)|
|Gun control--United States|
|Student movements--United States|
|Polychlorinated biphenyls--Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)|
|Environmental policy--United States|
|Rivers--New York (State)|
|Cities and towns--Study and teaching|
|World politics--21st century|
|Busing for school integration--United States|
|Diplomatic and consular service, American|
|Intelligence service--United States|
|Prayer in the public schools|
|African Americans--Economic conditions|
|Official secrets--United States|
|Public buildings--United States|
|Natural resources conservation areas--New York (State)|
|African American families|
|Lakes--New York (State)|
|Traffic safety--United States|
|Public architecture--United States|
|Refuse and refuse disposal|
|Family policy--United States|
|Sociology, Urban--United States|
|Elections--New York (State)--New York|
|Public buildings--Design and construction|
|Diplomatic and consular service, American--India|
|Railroad stations--New York (State)|
|Busing for school integration|
|Water--Pollution--Law and legislation--United States|
|Banks and banking--United States|
|Acid rain--United States|
|Historic preservation--United States|
|Fiscal policy--United States|
|Drug abuse United States|
|Hijacking of aircraft--United States|
|Automobiles--Motors--Exhaust gas--Law and legislation--United States|
|Public works--United States|
|Parks--New York (State)|
|Public lands--New York (State)|
|Public buildings--Washington (D.C.)|
|Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States|
|Hazardous wastes--New York (State)|
|Magnet schools--United States|
|Municipal government--Study and teaching|
|African Americans--Social conditions|
|War on Terrorism, 2001-|
|Persian Gulf War, 1991|
|Senators, U.S. Congress--New York (State)|