Ives, Almon Bingham, 1909-1991

Ives, Almon Bingham, 1909-1991



Almon Ives was born on July 12, 1909 in Bloomington, Indiana. He graduated with an AB from Illinois Wesleyan College in 1931 and was hired by Dartmouth College in 1939 as member of the Speech Department. He retired as Professor of Speech Emeritus in 1984. Almon Ives died May 18, 1991 in Hanover, NH.

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Oral history interview with Almon Ives.

Identifier: DOH-232
Date(s): 1974-11-06 to 1974-11-11
Abstract Almon Ives, Professor of Speech Emeritus 1939-1984. Oral history interview documenting his career at Dartmouth College. In the interview, Professor Almon tells of the history of the Department of Speech, Professor Edwin Sanborn, Mark Bailey, Craven Laycock and Professor Emery. He mentions the separation from the English department, and its move to the Social Sciences Department and James Winan's importance in the separation, and some of the methods used in the Speech Department. Almon also...