Oral history interview with Dorothy Rowden Loemker, 1967


Loemker, Dorothy Rowden (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Oral history interview with Dorothy Rowden Loemker, 1967
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Dorothy Rowden Loemker : oral history, 1967
First experiences with Carnegie Corporation at meeting of American Library Association (ALA), 1927; editing work for Carnegie; coming to work as secretary at American Association for Adult Education (AAAE), ongoing adult education studies, 1928-1934; National Advisory Council on Radio in Education (NACRE); working with former AAAE collaborator and Columbia University Teachers College professor Leve ring Tyson to develop educational radio programming for CBS, 1934-1938; ADULT EDUCATION IN ACTION; work on adult education studies for AAAE; consulting work for ALA; AAAE’s struggles for funding; Morse A. Cartwright’s dismissal to Teachers College; editing ADULT EDUCATION JOURNAL; reflections on Cartwright’s falling out with AAAE, 1939-1951. Impressions of Morse A. Cartwright, Francis Keppel, Levering Tyson, Lyman Bryson.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Adult education; Radio in adult education; Endowments--Officials and employees; Loemker, Dorothy Rowden; Cartwright, Morse A. (Morse Adams), 1890-; Carnegie Corporation of New York; American Association for Adult and Continuing Education; Columbia University. Teachers College; National Advisory Council on Radio in Education (U.S.)
oral histories
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 76 pages
Note (Biographical)
Secretary, American Association for Adult Education; Institute for Adult Education, Columbia University Teachers College; Assistant Director and Secretary, John and Mary R. Markle Foundation.
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction of audio funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Audio digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on June 28, 1967.
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
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