Oral history interview with Alan Pifer 1967

Oral history interview with Alan Pifer 1967

 

 

Name:
Pifer, Alan J (Interviewee); Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Alan Pifer 1967
Other Titles:
Reminiscences of Alan Pifer : oral history, 1967
Abstract:
Introduction to the Carnegie Corporation; Commonwealth program: Ashby Commission, travels, especially in Africa; vice president, Carnegie Corporation, 1963-67: relationships with board members and staff, decision-making, programs and ideas, education of African Americans, the disadvantaged, educational television; role of foundations; presidency of Carnegie Corporation; sketches of officers, particularly John Gardner, James Perkins, Stephen Stackpole.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects:
Executives; Endowments; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Education and state; Endowments--Officials and employees; Pifer, Alan J; 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); 253 pages
Note (Biographical):
Foundation executive.
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 August 22, 23; September 13; October 4, 10; November 28, 1967.
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
7522625
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-kngf-zv61