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Oral History Interview with Ernest Martin Hopkins.

DOH-245
 Collection
Identifier: DOH-245

Description

The oral history interview of Ernest Martin Hopkins is comprised of reel-to-reel tapes, digital recordings and CDs. There is no paper transcript. The interview was conducted by Dean of Libraries and Librarian of the College Edward Connery Lathem over a period of years from 1958 to 1964 and took place in Hanover, NH and Manset, Southwest Harbor, Maine. The entire interview runs for approximately 45 hours and covers his childhood years, his career at Dartmouth as well as his service in Washington DC during both World Wars and includes multiple interview sessions reviewing scrapbooks compiled during his years as president of Dartmouth. Other occasional participants in the interviews include Professors Bradlee Watson, Francis Childs and Russell "Cotty" Larmon, Dean Albert Dickerson and Messrs. John R. McLane, Richard W. Morin and Robert Jackson.

Dates

  • 1958 - 1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

55 WAV files

176 sound reels

54 compact discs

875 pages (1 transcript)

Formerly Known As

DS-35

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA