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Oral history interview with Henry Merritt Wriston [electronic resource], 1967.

Creator: Wriston, Henry M. 1889-1978
Project: Carnegie Corporation project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit) Transcript: 227 pages
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Educator.

Scope and Contents

Relations between the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Carnegie Corporation; trustee of the Foundation, 1933-55; president of Lawrence College, 1925-37, and of Brown University, 1937-50; Frederick Keppel; functions of the Corporation; evaluation of programs and studies; Pennsylvania Study; study in applied mathematics; Alger Hiss case; Harvard Russian Research Center. Impressions of Foundation and Corporation officers and trustees.

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1986.

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