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Oral history and a transcript for an interview with Chester Pierce, Equal Access Oral History Project

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Title:
Oral history and a transcript for an interview with Chester Pierce, Equal Access Oral History Project
Description:
Oral history interview between oral historian Joan Ilacqua and Dr. Chester Pierce, Emeritus Professor of Education and Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Taken 13 January 2015 Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts as part of Equal Access: Oral Histories of Diversity and Inclusion at Harvard Medical School. Topics include attending Harvard College and Harvard Medical School, specializing in psychiatry, Navy service, studying bedwetting, researching in Antarctica, and being the first President of the Black Psychiatrists of America. [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:
Pierce, Chester (interviewee)
Date:
September 1, 1951
January 13, 2015
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Digital audio 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
Oral histories
Transcripts
Sound recordings
Extent:
1 oral history (1 recording, 902MB) and transcript (19 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:
Provenance Interview undertaken as part of the Equal Access Oral History Project, 2014-2017
Language:
English
Identifier:
https://vimeo.com/205265132