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    • Johnson, Mary

    • Universities & colleges
    • 100 minute oral history interview conducted with Johnson, Mary, Washington State College/University Physical Education. Faculty Wife - Claudius O. Johnson. Topics include: Personal background and education. WSU professional career, 1923-1924, and...
    • 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,...
    • Smith, Floyd

    • Universities & colleges
    • 102 minute oral history interview conducted with Smith, Floyd, Washington State College/University alumni - Agriculture, 1913. Topics include: Student days at WSC - boxing coach (Fred ""Doc"" Bohler), ROTC, Lake DePuddle, fraternities (ATO),...
    • 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...
    • Young, Leonard W.

    • Universities & colleges; College administrators
    • 106 minute oral history interview conducted with Young, Leonard W., Washington State College/University Agriculture - Experiment Stations. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career and duties, 1936-67. Recollections of early WSU...
    • Keene, Phillip E.

    • Universities & colleges; Land use
    • 109 minute oral history interview conducted with Keene, Phillip E., Washington State College/University University Architect. Topics include: Personal background. Job description. History of campus buildings, golf course, and parking. The future -...
    • Poe, Albert Donald

    • Universities & colleges; Architects
    • 111 minute oral history interview conducted with Poe, Albert Donald, Washington State College/University Architecture. Topics include: Personal background. Architecture employment prior to WSU. Professional WSU career, 1958-1983. Architecture...
    • Bundy, Murray W.

    • Universities & colleges; College administrators; College presidents
    • 112 minute oral history interview conducted with Bundy, Murray W., Washington State College/University English - Chair. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1928-56. Phi Beta Kappa honor society. Extensive discussion on...
    • Bushaw, Donald

    • Universities & colleges; Mathematics; Mathematicians
    • 112 minute oral history interview conducted with Bushaw, Donald, Washington State College/University Mathematics. Topics include: Personal background. Campus and math department as an undergraduate, 1943-1949. Campus changes over the years....
    • Pratt, George W.

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Women
    • 114 minute oral history interview conducted with Pratt, George W., Washington State College/University student, 1930s. WSU Custodian. Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSC during the 1930s - dormitories, tuition, teachers,...
    • Caraher, Joe

    • Universities & colleges; Alumni & alumnae
    • 115 minute oral history interview conducted with Caraher, Joe, Washington State College/University alumni Association. Topics include: Personal background. Establishment of alumni clubs in and out of Washington. Alumni meetings and gathering...
    • 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...
    • Hill, Alberta D.

    • Home economics; Universities & colleges; College administrators
    • 116 minute oral history interview conducted with Hill, Alberta D., Washington State College/University Home Economics - Dean. Topics include: Personal background. Education and career before coming to WSU. Career at WSU, 1969-83. Dean, 1975....
    • Dykstra, Henry

    • Dairy Farming; Dairying; Students; Universities & colleges;
    • 118 minute oral history interview conducted with Washington State College alumnus Henry Dykstra. He speaks about his background in Auburn, coming to WSC, chosing a major in dairy, life on campus, life after campus, and invovlement in agricultural...
    • 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...
    • Rademacher, Pete

    • Boxing; Boxers (Sports); Animal behavior
    • 120 minute oral history interview conducted with Pete Rademacher, Washington State University student, 1950-1953, and Olympics gold medal boxer, 1956 (Melbourne). Topics include: Personal background. Student days at WSU - professors, work with...
    • Pratt, Marjorie

    • Universities & colleges; Food industry
    • 120 minute oral history interview conducted with Pratt, Marjorie, Washington State College/University Food Services. Topics include: Personal background. Growing up in Pullman. Campus and summer school at WSC in 1933. Career at WSC as cook and...
    • Schwartze, Chester D.

    • Universities & colleges; Agriculture
    • 120 minute oral history interview conducted with Schwartze, Chester D., Washington State College/University Horticulture - Alumni, PhD 1935. WWAREC-Puyallup. Topics include: Personal background. Student at WSU, 1920-1924 (BA Agriculture), 1932-1935...
    • Herdering, Judy

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Health care
    • 121 minute oral history interview conducted with Herdering, Judy, Washington State College/University Student Health Services. Topics include: Personal background. Impressions of Student Health Center (SHC) upon arrival in 1958. Organization of...
    • Migaki, James

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Japanese Americans
    • 122 minute oral history interview conducted with Migaki, James, Washington State College/University Education. Topics include: Personal background. Undergraduate years, 1949-1951. Professional career at WSU, 1967-present. Stimson Hall and YMCA....

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