Reminiscences of Albert Anthony Giesecke, 1962

 

Name
Giesecke, Albert Anthony, 1880-1968 (Interviewee)
Mason, John T., 1909-1998 (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Albert Anthony Giesecke, 1962
Abstract
Youth and education; Ministry of Education in Peru, 1909; Rector of University of Cuzco, 1910-23; Director General of Education of Peru, 1923-31; educational problems and policies in Latin America, student strikes; archeological discoveries and collections; Inter-American Conferences; American Embassy in Lima from 1931; Tacna-Arica Plebiscite Commission 1925-26. Impressions of Hiram Bingham, Axel Wenner-Gren, Paul Fejos, Gen. John J. Pershing, and many others
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Archaeologists; Educators; Archaeology; Education; Latin America Politics and government 1830-1948; Peru Politics and government 1919-1968; Peru Antiquities; Peru History 1829-; Giesecke, Albert Anthony, 1880-1968
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Physical Description
438 pages
Note (Biographical)
Educator, archeologist
Note
Interviewed by John T. Mason, Jr.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13853124
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-r9jq-nj09
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.