Oral history interview with John W. Gardner 1985

 

Name
Gardner, John W. (John William), 1912-2002 (Interviewee)
Grele, Ronald J (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with John W. Gardner 1985
Abstract
Recollection of Lyle Spencer and his father, M. Lyle Spencer, and of Tom James; working toward a geographical balance in funding as head of Carnegie Foundation; working with trustees; Board of Directors; evaluating effect of funding on education; private versus government funding; impressions of Donor's Forum, and of Spencer Foundation's new president, Lawrence Cremin.
Collection Name
Spencer Foundation project
Subjects
Executives; Endowments--Officials and employees; Endowment of research; Federal aid to education; Gardner, John W. (John William), 1912-2002; Spencer, Lyle Manley, 1911-1968; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Spencer Foundation
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1985
Note (Biographical)
Executive.
Note
Interviewed by Ronald J. Grele.
Digitzed from analog recordings: Original available in the Columbia Center for Oral History, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Libraries
Note (Provenance)
John W. Gardner, Gift 1986
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13505926
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-9t31-5s02
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.