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Oral history interview with John Sloan Dickey

DOH-1
 Collection
Identifier: DOH-1

Description

The oral history collection of John Sloan Dickey contains audiocassette recordings, reel to reel tapes, transcripts of the recordings and a tape log of the interview. The interview was conducted by Professor Jere Daniell periodically over the years 1975-1978. The entire interview runs for approximately 45 hours and covers President Dickey's childhood in Pennsylvania through his undergraduate experience at Dartmouth to his legal career and experiences at the U.S. Department of State and culminates in discussions of his presidency of Dartmouth College.

Dates

  • 1975 - 1978

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Extent

45 hours (45 sound cassettes)

782 pages (1 transcript)

3 linear ft. (10 boxes)

Overview

John Sloan Dickey, twelfth president of Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his career and presidency of Dartmouth College.

Interview Location

Interviewed by Jere Daniell on 36 occasions from January 7, 1975 to April 6, 1978 in Hanover, N.H.

Formerly Known As

D.C. Hist Phono Tape 1176

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA