Oral history interview with John William Gardner, 1969

 

Name
Gardner, John W. (John William), 1912-2002 (Interviewee)
Grossner, Isabel S (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with John William Gardner, 1969
Other Titles
Reminiscences of John William Gardner : oral history, 1969
Abstract
First impressions of Carnegie Corporation, 1946; area studies; Harvard Russian Research Center; Afro-American Institute; President of Carnegie Corporation, 1955-67; relations with trustees, other Carnegie organizations, staff selection; evaluation of foundation work. Impressions of Corporation officers and trustees.
Collection Name
Carnegie Corporation project. Part 1
Subjects
Executives; Endowments--Officials and employees; Endowment of research; Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Education--Research; Gardner, John W. (John William), 1912-2002; Carnegie Corporation of New York; Harvard University. Russian Research Center
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1969
Physical Description
sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit); 224 pages
Note (Biographical)
Foundation executive, government official.
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction of audio funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Audio digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010.
Sound quality is poor at times.
Interviewed by Isabel S. Grossner on September 28, 29, 1967; June 24, 25, 1969.
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7521404
Also In
Carnegie Corporation Oral History Project [Staging]
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-2tmx-j989
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.