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Bill Venman and Diana Venman: oral history with Robert S. Cox

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Title:
Bill Venman and Diana Venman: oral history with Robert S. Cox
Description:
Interview with Bill Venman, who arrived shortly after arrival of John Lederle (1960), recruited by Provost Gilbert Woodside from graduate study at University of Michigan; hired on date of university autonomy from state Department of Education in 1962. UMass during the 1960s and 1970s: Worked as assistant to Woodside; campus during the 1960s; growth of community colleges; growth of UMass Boston; Oswald Tippo; UMass Worcester (decision to place the medical school in Worcester); Music Department and music at UMass; Maharishi speaking at UMass; Loyal Order of the Mushroom.
Interviewee:
Venman, Bill
Interviewee:
Venman, Bill
Interviewer:
Cox, Robert S., 1958-
Date:
September 25, 2013
Format:
Audio recordings (nonmusical)
Genre:
Oral histories (document genres)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 001 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection
UMass Amherst Oral History Collection
Series:
Administration
Subjects:
History
Community colleges
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst. Libraries
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Worcester
University of Massachusetts Amherst. Department of Music and Dance
Lederle, John W.
Tippo, Oswald
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
1 file : 01:21:30
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Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
murg1_207_2013-i059