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    • Cosgriffe, Harry

    • Adult education
    • 25 minute oral history interview conducted with Cosgriffe, Harry, Washington State College/University Adult and Continuing Education. Topics include: Personal background. Masters of Adult and Continuing Education Program (MACE) - adult learning...
    • Jacquot, Harley D.

    • Agriculture
    • 89 minute oral history interview conducted with Jacquot, Harley D., Washington State College/University Agronomy and Soils. Topics include: Personal background. Dry farming and Grand Coulee Dam. Superintendent of WSU's Lind project, 1937-47. Much...
    • Lawrence, John M.

    • Agriculture; Chemistry; Universities & colleges
    • 89 minute oral history interview conducted with Lawrence, John M., Washington State College/University Institute of Biological Chemistry. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1948-81. Ag. Chemistry department (later...
    • Entenmann, Felix

    • Agriculture; Soil conservation; Universities & colleges
    • 83 minute oral history interview conducted with Entenmann, Felix, Washington State College/University alumni - Agronomy and Soils, 1951. Topics include: Personal background and work as an agronomist with the Army. Agronomy graduate, B.S. and M.S.,...
    • Bertramson, B. Rodney

    • Agriculture; Universities & colleges; College administrators
    • 137 minute oral history interview conducted with Bertramson, B. Rodney, Washington State College/University Agronomy and Soils - Chair. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1949-85. Highlights in Agronomy program....
    • 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,...
    • Bartuska, Tom J.

    • Architects; Teachers; Universities & colleges
    • 30 minute oral history interview conducted with Bartuska, Tom J., Washington State College/University Architecture. Topics include: Personal background. Undergraduate and graduate career at the University of Illinois. Travelling scholarship to...
    • Cook, Dorothy

    • Art education; Universities & colleges
    • 60 minute oral history interview conducted with Cook, Dorothy, Washington State College/University Education. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1949-1973. Philosophy of education. Computers. Attraction of, and life at WSU. Fine Arts...
    • 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...
    • Smith, Samuel H.

    • College presidents; Universities & colleges;
    • 131 minute oral history interview conducted with former Washington State University President Samuel "Sam" Smith. He talks about presidency with the National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges, working for several different...
    • Terrell, Glenn

    • College Presidents; Universities & Colleges
    • 219 minute oral history interview conducted with former Washington State University president Glenn Terrell. He talks about life after retirement, his family background, and how he came to WSU. He also speaks about student activism, budget issues...
    • 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...
    • Hodgson, A. Scott

    • Dairying; Universities & colleges
    • 86 minute oral history interview conducted with Hodgson, A. Scott, Washington State College/University Animal Science - Dairy Science. Alumni, 1950. WWREC-Puyallup. Topics include: Personal background. Impressions of Pullman and WSU. Dairy Science...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Betts, Attie L.

    • Engineering; Universities & colleges; Teaching
    • 89 minute oral history interview conducted with Betts, Attie L., Washington State College/University Electrical Engineering. Topics include: Personal background. World War II. WSU career, 1955-1978. Growth of Engineering Department and faculty....
    • 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...
    • Lincoln, Keith

    • Football; Coaching (Athletics)
    • 70 minute oral history interview conducted with Lincoln, Keith, Washington State College/University alumni - Physical Education, 1961. Assistant Football Coach. Topics include: Personal background. Football at WSU. Professional football with the...
    • Dingle, Richard W.

    • Forestry; Universities & colleges
    • 90 minute oral history interview conducted with Dingle, Richard W., Washington State College/University Forestry and Range Management. Topics include: Personal background. WSU career, 1953-1983. Forestry department - facilities, faculty, courses,...
    • Eckblad, Inez

    • Home economics; Universities & colleges
    • 45 minute oral history interview conducted with Eckblad, Inez, Washington State College/University Home Economics - Food Science & Human Nutrition. Extension. Topics include: Personal background. Professional career at WSU, 1946-1967....

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