Reminiscences of Robert Maynard Hutchins, 1967

 

Name
Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-1977 (Interviewee)
McDonald, Donald (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Robert Maynard Hutchins, 1967
Abstract
Election as President of University of Chicago, 1929; concept of a university; relationships with faculty, students, trustees, alumni, and the general public; experiments: Great Books courses, divisions, liberal arts college; professional schools and the university; Rush Medical College; attacks on University of Chicago program; effect of World War II nuclear research; ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA; Gene ral Robert E. Wood; William Benton
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
College presidents; Universities and colleges; World War, 1939-1945; Hutchins, Robert Maynard, 1899-1977; University of Chicago
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1967
Physical Description
110 pages
Note (Biographical)
University president; interviewee d.1977
Note
Interviewed by Donald McDonald
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
15328814
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nkk5-j407
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.