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Oral history and a transcript for an interview with Edward Kravitz, Equal Access Oral History Project

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Title:
Oral history and a transcript for an interview with Edward Kravitz, Equal Access Oral History Project
Description:
Oral history interview between oral historian Joan Ilacqua and Dr. Edward Kravitz, George Packer Berry Professor of Neurobiology at Harvard Medical School. Taken 26 February 2015 at the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts as part of Equal Access: Oral Histories of Diversity and Inclusion at Harvard Medical School. Topics include the creation of the first neurobiology department in the world at Harvard Medical School, establishing an affirmative action program at Harvard Medical School, and activism and equality. [Click here to go to full transcript.]
Creator:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) (repository)
Creator:
Equal Access Oral History Project
Contributor:
Ilacqua, Joan (interviewer)
Contributor:
Kravitz, Edward (interviewee)
Date:
May 1, 1968
February 26, 2015
Format:
Audio recordings (nonmusical)
Genre:
Digital video format
Location:
Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine)
Collection (local):
Equal Access: Oral Histories of Diversity and Inclusion at Harvard Medical School
Series:
Equal Access: Oral Histories of Diversity and Inclusion at Harvard Medical School
Subjects:
Harvard Medical School
Civil rights
Affirmative action programs in education
Oral histories
Transcripts
Sound recordings
Extent:
1 oral history (1 recording, 640MB) and transcript (31 pages)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu
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Notes:
Interview undertaken as part of the Equal Access Oral History Project, 2014-2015
Language:
English
Identifier:
https://vimeo.com/134850340