Oral history interview with Frederic A. Mosher 1998

 

Name
Mosher, Fritz (Interviewee)
Hearing, Brenda (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Frederic A. Mosher 1998
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Frederic A. Mosher : oral history, 1998
Abstract
Childhood in Illinois; education: Oberlin College, 1950-1954, B.S. Psychology, University of Michigan and Harvard University, 1954-1959, Ph.D. Social Psychology; Carnegie Corporation: office culture and influence of colleagues, grant administration and review process, program evaluation process, role of trustees, influence of Corporation presidents, career development; foundation work: appropriate areas for support, accountability, elitism, staff control of decision-making, promotion of public awareness; personal project involvement: educational development in African universities, Avoiding Nuclear War program chair, U.S.-Soviet strategic relations, development of American schools, The Youth Project, senior program advisor; post-Carnegie career.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 2
Subjects
Endowments--Management; Charities--Management; United States--Military relations--Soviet Union; Soviet Union--Military relations--United States; Nuclear disarmament; Mosher, Fritz; Carnegie Corporation of New York
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1998
Physical Description
313 pages
Note (Biographical)
Program Officer and Psychologist
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Carnegie Corporation of New York
Note
Interviewed by Brenda Hearing on June 26, July 2, July 22, August 7, October 1, and November 21, 1997 and July 22, 1998.
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Service copy (44 kHz, 16 bit) and rendered version (96 kHz, 24 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit.
Interviewed by Brenda Hearing on June 26, July 2, July 22, August 7, October 1, and November 21, 1997 and July 22, 1998.
Note (Provenance)
Frederick A. (Fritz) Mosher, Gift, 1998
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7584941
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-zxjf-pb39
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.