Reminiscences of Gerhard Casper : oral history, 2006.
|Creator: ||Casper, Gerhard||Project: ||Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 50 p. sound recordings: 4 CD-ROMs (72; 70 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Dean of the University of Chicago Law School; President of Stanford University.
Scope and Contents
Born December 25, 1937 in Hamburg, Germany; early life and education in Germany; memories of World War II; participation in New York Herald Tribune Youth Forum; attendance at Yale Law School; twenty-six years at University of Chicago as professor and then dean of the law school; interactions with Harvey P. Dale; interactions with Charles F. Feeney [CFF]; CFF and anonymous giving; Atlantic Philanthropies [AP] funding for construction of: Center for Clinical Sciences Research, cancer research, BioX lab complex, and specialty treatment buildings at Stanford University; AP gift of President's Discretionary fund.
Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.