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Reminiscences of Esther Mohr Raushenbush, 1973

Creator: Raushenbush, Esther
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 629 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

College president; interviewee married Carl Raushenbush

Scope and Contents

Family history; education, University of Washington, A.B. 1921, M.A. 1922; marriage; professional career at Wellesley, Barnard, Sarah Lawrence, 1923- ; presidency, Sarah Lawrence, 1965-1969, president emeritus, 1969- ; educational philosophy; progressive education; implementation of social change, scholarship programs for minority group members; Whitney Foundation Scholarship; McCarthy era; Jenner Committee; Center for Continuing Education; impressions of Charles de Carlo, Beatrice Doerschuk, William Van Duser Lawrence, Harold Taylor, Harrison Tweed, Paul Ward, Constance Warren


Access Conditions

Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in The City of New York, 1984

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