Oral history interview with Lloyd N. Morrisett, 1999

 

Name
Morrisett, Lloyd, 1929- (Interviewee)
Zane, Sharon (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Lloyd N. Morrisett, 1999
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Lloyd N. Morrisett : oral history, 1999
Abstract
Education: University of California at Los Angeles, undergraduate studies, psychology; Yale University, Ph.D., psychology; University of California at Berkeley: professor, psychology, 1956-1958; association with Carnegie Corporation, 1959-1969: executive assistant, promotion to vice president; philosophy of communications technology in early childhood education: children's television programming, d evelopment of Sesame Street, cooperation with Ford Foundation, Office of Education; president, John and Mary Markle Foundation, 1969; chairman, Children's Television Workshop, 1969-present; role of private philanthropy in American life; reminiscences of colleagues
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 2
Subjects
Early childhood education; Television and children; Television in education; Educators; Television producers and directors; Creative thinking; Thought and thinking; Morrisett, Lloyd, 1929-; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Children's Television Workshop; Sesame Street (Television program)
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1999
Physical Description
42 pages
Note (Biographical)
Educator; Television producer
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Carnegie Corporation of New York
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by: Sharon Zane on April 13, 1999 in New York, New York.
Service copy (44 kHz, 16 bit) and rendered version (96 kHz, 24 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit.
Note (Provenance)
Gift of: Lloyd N. Morrisett
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7584936
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-541t-bm20
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.