Oral history interview with Vernon Larsen 1983

 

Name
Larsen, Vernon (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Vernon Larsen 1983
Abstract
Science Research Associates: early educational testing, development and reception of reading kits, 1950s controversy over READING FOR UNDERSTANDING; Lyle Spencer: style of leadership, negotiation of Science Research Associates sale to International Business Machines, relations at Science Research Associates with Jack Kough; International Business Machine's relationship with Science Research Associa tes and employees; impressions of Edith Maris.
Collection Name
Spencer Foundation project
Subjects
Educational tests and measurements; Larsen, Vernon; Spencer, Lyle Manley, 1911-1968; Science Research Associates
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1983
Note
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on September 14, 1983.
Digitzed from analog recordings: Original available in the Columbia Center for Oral History, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries
Note (Provenance)
Vernon Larsen, Gift 1984
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13506541
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-ax9g-v176
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.