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    • Adams, Mark F.

    • Engineering; Universities & colleges; Teachers
    • 119 minute oral history interview conducted with Adams, Mark F., Washington State College/University Division of Industrial Research. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSC, 1938-51. Professional career at WSU, 1942-74. Personal...
    • Nelson, James C.

    • Universities & colleges; Economists
    • 361 minute oral history interview conducted with Nelson, James C., Washington State College/University Economics. Topics include: Extensive personal background. Professional WSU career, 1947-1974. Reasons for coming to WSU. Development of...
    • Vatnsdal, Mildred

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Teachers
    • 52 minute oral history interview conducted with Vatnsdal, Mildred, Washington State College/University Mathematics alumni, 1924. Instructor. Faculty Wife - J.R. Vatnsdal, Mathematics. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSC -...
    • Hume, Richard

    • Universities & colleges; Historians; Teachers
    • 81 minute oral history interview conducted with Hume, Richard, Washington State College/University History - Chair. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1968-present. History department - faculty, classes, enrollment patterns,...
    • Buss, Irven 0.

    • Universities & colleges; Zoology
    • 29 minute oral history interview conducted with Buss, Irven 0., Washington State College/University Zoology. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1948-73. Early years of Wildlife Biology. Personal research (elephants)....
    • Klossner, Erich and Alma

    • Universities & colleges
    • 61 minute oral history interview conducted with Klossner, Erich and Alma, Washington State College/University alumni - Foreign Languages, 1918. US Postal Service, campus branch. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSC - tuition,...
    • Adams, Ruth

    • Students; Universities & colleges; Education; Spouses; Women
    • 58 minute oral history interview conducted with Adams, Ruth, Washington State College/University alumni - Music/Education, 1941. Faculty Wife - Mark F. Adams, Division of Industrial Research. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at...
    • Bennett, Edward M.

    • Universities & colleges; College administrators; Athletics
    • Two oral history interviews, totaling 167 minutes, conducted with Bennett, Edward M. (#1), Washington State College/University History. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1961-present. History department - students,...
    • Frykman, George

    • Universities & colleges; Historians
    • 47 minute oral history interview conducted with Frykman, George, Washington State College/University History. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1950-1987. History department - classes and faculty. Personal research and Publications....
    • Harrington, Albert H.

    • Agriculture; Universities & colleges; College administrators
    • 300 minute oral history interview conducted with Harrington, Albert H., Washington State College/University Agricultural Economics - Chair. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1946-1983. Agricultural Economics department - courses,...
    • Mauss, Armand

    • Universities & colleges; Sociology; Teachers
    • 208 minute oral history interview conducted with Mauss, Armand, Washington State College/University Sociology. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1969-present. Sociology department - students, graduate courses, grants,...
    • Smith, G. Donald

    • Universities & colleges; Libraries
    • 69 minute oral history interview conducted with Smith, G. Donald, Washington State College/University Libraries - Director. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1946-1976. Library situation upon arrival. Holland Library. Efforts and...
    • Manring, Betty H.

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 106 minute oral history interview conducted with Manring, Betty H., Washington State College/University alumni - Liberal Arts, 1932. Topics include: Personal and family background. 1932 Los Angeles Olympics and Hollywood. The Depression. Social...
    • Gunsul, Brooks

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 44 minute oral history interview conducted with Gunsul, Richard ""Brooks"", Washington State College/University alumni - Architecture, 1952. Topics include: Student days at WSC - campus housing, teachers, social activities, G.I.'s as students, and...
    • Matsen, Joseph

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 42 minute oral history interview conducted with Matsen, Joseph, Washington State College/University alumni - Business Administration, 1949. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSC - changed atmosphere on campus following WWII,...
    • Hanson, Tom

    • Universities & colleges; Service industry; Students
    • 43 minute oral history interview conducted with Hanson, Tom, Washington State College/University Student, 1965-66. Topics include: Personal background. Student life at WSU - classes, teaching methods, typical day, entertainment, ROTC, dormitories,...
    • Strait, Lee

    • Universities & colleges; Agriculture
    • 99 minute oral history interview conducted with Strait, Leland C., Washington State College/University Agriculture. Topics include: Personal biography. Work on Indian reservations. Professional career at WSU, 1956-76 as County Extension Agent in...
    • Hix, Clarence L.

    • Universities & colleges; Teachers
    • 294 minute oral history interview conducted with Hix, Clarence L., Washington State College/University Administration - Finance. Alumni - Civil Engineering, 1909. Topics include: Personal biography. Early life in Spokane. Student days at WSC,...
    • Stratton, David H.

    • Universities & colleges; Historians
    • 54 minute oral history interview conducted with Stratton, David H., Washington State College/University History - Chair. Topics include: WSU career, 1962-present. Courses taught. Personal research. Publications. Professional activities. American...
    • Pence, William B.

    • Fire fighters; Fire stations; Fire engines & equipment; Universities & colleges
    • 65 minute oral history interview conducted with former Washington State UNiversity fire Chief William ""Bill"" Pence. Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1947-75. Changes at WSU Fire Department during Pence's career. Recounts student...

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