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    • Oman, Glenn

    • College administrators; Sports; Sports & recreation facilities
    • 92 minute oral history interview conducted with Glenn Oman, Washington State University Athletic Director from 1949-1981. Tape 1 Side 1 0 - 1: Introduction. 1 - 9: Worked for WSU from 1949-1981. Had job in Controller's office, then moved to the...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Bement, Kenyon T.

    • Fraternities & sororities; College administrators; Student organizations;
    • 60 minute oral history interview conducted with former Washington State College student Kenyon T. ""Ken"" Bement. Student days at WSC -fraternities, teachers, ""Yell King"" activities, student attitudes, and classmates.
    • 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...
    • Gordon, Carole

    • Physical Education; Universities & colleges; Women
    • 206 minute oral history interview conducted with Gordon, Carole, Washington State College/University Physical Education. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1962-1982. Women's Physical Education Department - faculty,...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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,...
    • Adams, Janet

    • Students; Universities & colleges
    • 48 minute oral history interview conducted with Adams, Janet, Washington State College/University Alumni - Education, 1976. Topics include: Family members who are WSU graduates. Personal background. Student experiences at WSU - work, studies,...
    • 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...
    • 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,...
    • McDonough, Ellen

    • Universities & colleges
    • 128 minute oral history interview conducted with McDonough, Ellen, Washington State College/University Food Services. Topics include: McDonough's early life with sister Caroline Cooper, head of Duplicating and Mailing. Student career at WSC and...
    • 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...
    • Nelson, C. Emil

    • Universities & colleges; Agriculture
    • 138 minute oral history interview conducted with Nelson, C. Emil, Washington State College/University Agronomy and Soils. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU's Irrigated Agricultural Research and Extension Center (IAREC)...
    • Weller, Harry

    • Universities & colleges; Architects; Architecture; Land use
    • 396 minute oral history interview conducted with Weller, Harry, Washington State College/University Architecture. Topics include: Personal biography. Student days at WSC, 1919-23. Professional career at WSC and WSU, 1928-66. Discussion of the...
    • Gibson, Hoot

    • Universities & colleges; College administrators
    • 220 minute oral history interview conducted with Gibson, Weldon B. ""Hoot"", Washington State College/University WSU Foundation. Alumni - Business Administration, 1938. Topics include: Student days at WSU during the late 1930s - classes, buildings,...
    • 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,...
    • 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 -...
    • Urdal, Lloyd

    • Universities & colleges; Education
    • 61 minute oral history interview conducted with Urdal, Lloyd, Washington State College/University Education - Chair. Topics include: Personal background and education. WSU career, 1955-83. First chair of Education department, 1964. Education...

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