Oral history interview with John McFarlane Russell, 1967

 

Name
Russell, John M., 1903-1986 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with John McFarlane Russell, 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of John McFarlane Russell : oral history, 1967
Abstract
Carnegie Corporation, 1930-39; journey to New Zealand, Australia, and South Africa, 1927; evaluation of educational systems in Dominions; description of Corporation office, officers, and trustees; daily routine; recollections of grants and special programs; Myrdal Study; Commonwealth Program; Harvard, 1940-42; Markle Foundation from 1945. Impressions of Frederick Keppel, Morse Cartwright, Charles Dollard, Florence Anderson, and others.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Executives; Endowments--Officials and employees; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Endowment of research; Education--Commonwealth countries; Russell, John M., 1903-1986; Carnegie Corporation of New York
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 293 pages
Note (Biographical)
Foundation president.
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction of audio funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Audio digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on March 28, 29; April 11, 26, 1967.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7522639
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-remt-8e25
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.