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Reminiscences of Ronald W. Clarke : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Clarke, Ronald W., 1937-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 153 pages sound recordings 6 CD-ROMs (97; 105; 87 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Accountant; Developer, Couran Cove Resort.

Scope and Contents

Personal background: family history, high school education in Melbourne, philanthropy in Australia; Career: accountant, entrepreneur, development of sports clubs in Australia, early business ventures with Jack Chia and Charles F. Feeney, relationship with InterPacific Group, Runaway Bay; Couran Cove Resort: architectural design, tourism industry, hotel industry, development costs, financial problems, management problems, personnel; Atlantic Philanthropies: Australian grantees, Australian higher education, Australian medical research; Personal recollections: Charles F. Feeney, Paul S. Slawson, Daryl Jackson; Interactions: Charles F. Feeney, Christopher G. Oechsli, Daryl Jackson, Harvey P. Dale.


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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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