Oral history interview with John W. Gardner [electronic resource], 1985.
|Creator: ||Gardner, John W. 1912-2002||Project: ||Spencer Foundation project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||Sound file: digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
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.