Oral history interview with John Boyd Bentley, 1981

 

Name
Bentley, John B. (John Boyd), 1896-1989 (Interviewee)
Mason, John T., 1909-1998 (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with John Boyd Bentley, 1981
Other Titles
Reminiscences of John Boyd Bentley, 1981
Abstract
College of William and Mary, 1915-20; rise in Episcopal Church from lay assistant, Christ Church Mission, Anvik, Alaska, to Archdeacon of Yukon, Bishop Rowe's suffragan, 1931, and Bishop of Alaska, 1943-48; National Council: overseas missions, administration; impressions of Presiding Bishops Henry Knox Sherrill and Henry St. George Tucker
Collection Name
Henry Knox Sherrill project
Subjects
Bishops; Religion--History--20th century; Bentley, John B. (John Boyd), 1896-1989; Sherrill, Henry Knox, 1890-1980; Episcopal Church; Episcopal Church. Presiding Bishop and Council; Episcopal Church. Diocese of Alaska; Episcopal Church Missions
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1981
Note (Biographical)
Bishop of the Episcopal Church
Note
Interviewed by John T. Mason, Jr. on September 19, 1981
Note (Provenance)
John Boyd Bentley, Gift 1981
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14632272
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-hqwh-yz33
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.