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    • Fitch, William and Alice

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 112 minute oral history interview conducted with Fitch, William and Alice, Washington State College/University alumni - English/Journalism, 1950 (W.F.); 1949 (A.F.). Topics include: Education at WSC versus education at UW. Student days at WSC -...
    • Thonney, Larry

    • Universities & colleges; Dairying
    • 60 minute oral history interview conducted with Thonney, Larry, Pullman businessman - Photography and Dairy Farming. Topics include: Personal background. Impressions of WSU. Experiences at WSU - selling milk to dairy on campus, social life -...
    • 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...
    • Beasley, Wallis

    • Universities & colleges; Sociology; College administrators; Teachers
    • 92 minute oral history interview conducted with former Washington State University interim President Dr. Wallis Beasley. He talks about his education and teaching positions before to WSU. He also speaks about how he moved up in positions so fast,...
    • 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...
    • Greenaway, Donald and Louise

    • Universities & colleges; Service industry; Women
    • 270 minute oral history interview conducted with Greenaway, Donald and Louise, Washington State College/University Hotel and Restaurant Administration. Faculty Wife - Donald Greenaway, Hotel and Restaurant Administration.English instructor. Topics...
    • Thonney, Phyllis

    • Universities & colleges; Students
    • 60 minute oral history interview conducted with Thonney, Phyllis, Washington State College/University alumni - General Studies, 1988 (Began 1946, returned 1985). Topics include: Personal background. Family members who are WSU graduates. Impressions...
    • Anderson, Gilmore

    • Engineering; Universities & colleges; Foundries
    • 163 minute oral history interview conducted with Anderson, Gilmore, Washington State College/University Engineering - Foundry and Wood Products Lab. Topics include: Personal background. Work at WSU Foundry, 1943-1950 - facilities, supervisors, work...
    • Thonney, Steven

    • Universities & colleges; Students
    • 59 minute oral history interview conducted with Thonney, Steven, Washington State College/University alumni - Agricultural Education, 1975. MA, Animal Science,1978. Topics include: Personal background. Family members who are WSU graduates. Reasons...
    • Bonn, Art and Marge

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 60 minute oral history interview conducted with Bonn, Art and Marge, Washington State College/University alumni - Entomology, 1925 (A.B.); English, 1924 (M.B.). Topics include: Student days at WSU - teachers, fraternities and sororities, social...
    • Neill, Marion

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 61 minute oral history interview conducted with Neill, Marion, Washington State College/University alumni - Home Economics, 1936. Topics include: Student days at WSC - Student Strike of 1936, social rules, classmates, teachers, housemothers, dress...
    • Backus, Donald

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 102 minute oral history interview conducted with Backus, Donald, Washington State College/University alumni - Agricultural Engineering, 1952. Topics include: Personal background. Pine Manor, a male residence hall - social events, house mother,...
    • 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...
    • 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,...
    • Deeter, Ike

    • Physical Education; Universities & colleges; Boxing; Coaching (Athletics), Coaches (Athletics)
    • 116 minute oral history interview conducted with Deeter, Isaac (Ike), Washington State College/University Physical Education - Alumni, 1928. Boxing Coach. Topics include: Personal background. Student experiences - Sigma Nu fraternity, social...
    • 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,...
    • Chisolm, Florence and Marshall

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 89 minute oral history interview conducted with Chisolm, Florence and Marshall, Washington State College/University alumni - Mathematics, 1927 (F.C); 1928 (M.C.). Topics include: Student days at WSC - professors, Greek versus dormitory living,...
    • Deutsch, Lenna Baird

    • Biologists; Universities & colleges
    • 40 minute oral history interview conducted with Deutsch, Lenna Baird, Washington State College/University Bacteriology - Alumni, 1926. Instructor. Faculty Wife - Herman Deutsch, History. Topics include: Circumstances bringing Deutsch to WSC....
    • Hinrichs, Bob

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Agriculture
    • 59 minute oral history interview conducted with Hinrichs, Bob, Washington State College/University alumni - Animal Science, 1954. Topics include: Personal background. Family members who are WSU graduates. Student experiences at WSU - studies,...
    • Webster, Dorothy

    • Universities & colleges; Students
    • 61 minute oral history interview conducted with Webster, Dorothy, Washington State College/University alumni - Mathematics & Education, 1927. Topics include: Personal background. Family members who have graduated from WSU. Student days at WSC -...

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