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Reminiscences of Gerhard Casper : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Casper, Gerhard
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 50 pages sound recordings 4 CD-ROMs (72; 70 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

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.


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Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.

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