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Reminiscences of Charles G. Rolles : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Rolles, Charles G., 1934-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 75 p. sound recordings: 4 CD-ROMs (75; 89 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Member of Board of Advisors at Atlantic Foundation.

Scope and Contents

Childhood in Binghamton, New York; B.S. in Hotel Administration, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, 1956; college friendship with Charles F. Feeney [CFF]; CFF' s early entrepreneurial efforts and Duty Free Shoppers; CFF's approach to philanthropy; participation and effect of Board of Advisors at Atlantic Foundation; CFF and donations to Cornell; CFF's financial support for development of Cornell Tradition student aid program; interactions with CFF and his family.


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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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