Reminiscences of Lloyd N. Morrisett : oral history, 1999.
|Creator: ||Morrisett, Lloyd, 1929-||Project: ||Carnegie Corporation project. Pt. 2. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 41 leaves. videorecording: 2 videocassettes (101 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Educator; Television producer.
Scope and Contents
Education: University of California at Los Angeles, undergraduate studies, psychology; Yale University, Ph.D., psychology; University of California at Berkeley: professor, psychology, 1956-1958; association with Carnegie Corporation, 1959-1969: executive assistant, promotion to vice president; philosophy of communications technology in early childhood education: children's television programming, development of Sesame Street, cooperation with Ford Foundation, Office of Education; president, John and Mary Markle Foundation, 1969; chairman, Children's Television Workshop, 1969-present; role of private philanthropy in American life; reminiscences of colleagues.
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