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Reminiscences of David A. Dittman : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Dittman, David A.
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 87 p. sound recordings: 3 CD-ROMs (150 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Dean, Cornell University Hotel School.

Scope and Contents

Personal background: family history, childhood in Ohio, education, military service, career in academia (accounting); Cornell University School of Hotel Administration: deanship, higher education administration, funding, fund-raising, alumni affairs, financial problems, relationship with Atlantic Philanthropies, Atlantic Philanthropies-funded programs; Interactions: James Clark, Charles F. Feeney, Frank H. T. Rhodes, James W. Spencer, Raymond L. Handlan.

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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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