Oral history interview with Jewel Plummer Cobb 1985

 

Name
Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924-2017 (Interviewee)
Kranz, Bella (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Jewel Plummer Cobb 1985
Abstract
academic background; discontent at the University of Michigan abd subsequent transfer to Talladega College in Alabama, New York University graduate school; observations of working environment of Spencer Foundation Board of Directors; need for increased support of minority scholarships; description of work as University President, California State College at Fullerton.
Collection Name
Spencer Foundation project
Subjects
African American women executives; Women college teachers; College presidents; Education--Research; Minorities--Scholarships, fellowships, etc; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Cobb, Jewel Plummer, 1924-2017; Spencer Foundation
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1985
Note (Biographical)
University president, biologist.
Note
Interviewed by Bella Kranz on December 10, 1985.
Digitzed from analog recordings: Original available in the Columbia Center for Oral History, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries
Note (Provenance)
Jewel Plummer Cobb, Gift 1986
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13505480
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-vvj5-h535
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.