Reminiscences of Elvin Charles Stakman, 1970

 

Name
Stakman, E. C. (Elvin Charles), 1885-1979 (Interviewee)
Madow, Pauline (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Elvin Charles Stakman, 1970
Abstract
Youth and early education; University of Minnesota: undergraduate, graduate school, and teaching career; Department of Agriculture; barberry eradication program; rust control and other agricultural problems; work in Germany, Mexico, India, Japan, and other countries; effects of World War I, the Depression, and World War II on agriculture; world food and hunger problems; Rockefeller Foundation; CAMP AIGNS AGAINST HUNGER; agricultural science in Russia and other Communist countries; work on numerous scientific boards, commissions, journals; philosophy of education; impressions of prominent plant pathologists and other academic and public figures
Collection Name
Rockefeller Foundation oral history collection
Subjects
Plant pathologists; Agricultural education--Developing countries; Plant parasites; Food supply; Food supply--International cooperation; Food supply--Developing countries; Stakman, E. C. (Elvin Charles), 1885-1979; Rockefeller Foundation
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1970
Note (Biographical)
Plant pathologist
Note
Interviewed by Pauline Madow
Note (Provenance)
Elvin Charles Stakman, Gift 1970
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
15211517
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-7r0e-0f14
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.