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The Special Collections is located on the east side of the Library at the front of the 3rd floor.

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Oral History Collection

An inventory of the Oral History Collection including an alphabetical listing of interviews, corresponding tape numbers, and transcription availability. The bulk of these oral histories were compiled during research for the various university histories.

Persons Interviewed Date of Interview Tape Numbers Transcript Available
Adams, Clifford May 23 and 25, 1983 140-143 Yes
Akers, W. Gerald July 10, 1974 1-2 Yes
Bagley, Virginia Speer July 25, 1975 61-62 Yes
Barna, P.S. March 29, 1977 87-88 Yes
Bassett, Colonel William D. November 29, 1978 110 No
Bell, W. Herman October 10, 1974 19-20 Yes
Bennett, John A. W. May 16, 1977 89-91 Yes
Billmyer, Frank July 23, 1985 146 Yes
Bishop, Bruce February 26, 1999 - Yes
Blossom, Thomas March 25, 1977 92-93 Yes
Bowman, Wayne April 12, 1983 139 No
Breneiser, S. Eliot June 24, 1975 60 No
Bugg, James L., Jr. July 1998 150 No
Chandler, Joseph C. October 28, 1975 64 Yes
Charity, Bessie August 1, 1979 119 No
Clymer, Benjamin F. March 3, 1982 148 Yes
Cooper, Dudley November 30, 1978 109A Incomplete
Cooper, Reuben October 9, 1975 63 Yes
Crenshaw, Francis N. August 25, 1978 101-102 Yes
Dahlseid, Richard May 7, 1976 75-76 No
Darden, Colgate W. April 7, 1975, August 23, 1977 49, 99-100 Yes
Debedts, Elizabeth S. May 28, 1979 115-116 Yes
Decker, Peter August 1979 121 Yes
Delk, Rodham - 130 Yes
Downing, Betty Cootes July 1979 120 No
Fink, T. Ross August 13, 1974 11-12 Yes
Frank, Willard May 7, 1998 - No
Godden, Albert I June 11, 1976 78 Yes
Godwin, Mills E., Jr. - 131 Yes
Gresham, Earl. T., Jr. - 111 No
Guerry, Reverend Moultrie June 30, August 5, August 12, 1980 123-125 Yes
Hager, David February 23, 1999 - Yes
Harrell, Charlton L., and John Leitch April 20, 1978 97 Yes
Hawn, Harold G. April 23, 29, May 6, 7, 1975 50-54 Tape 50 - Incomplete; Tape 51 - Yes; Tapes 52-54 - No
Healy, Joseph E. June 9, 1960 122 Incomplete
Heutte, Frederic June 28, 1979 117-118 Yes
Hook, Mary Ainsworth March 17, 1981 129 No
Hunter, Aubrey P. December 12, 1978 114 No
Jackson, Perry Y. April 24, 1975   Yes
Johnson, Dorothy September 26, 1980 127-128 Yes
Johnston, John Warfield - - Reminiscences
Jones, Dorothy M. June 21, 1976 79 No
Kaufman, Charles L. April 4, 1975 47 Yes
Klinefelter, Lee M. August 2, 1974 7 Yes
Klinkhamer, Marie C. November 10, 1978 106-107 No
Kinchlow, Reverend Ben November 28, 1978 108 No
Kovner, Edgar A. April 3, 1975 45-46 Yes
Ladd, Dorothy Pierce August 12, 1999 151-152 Yes
Lampe, Harold      
MacDonald, Frank February 26, 1975 39-41 Yes
Martin, Roy B. July 18, 1974 5 Yes
Meier, Heinz K. April 10, 1981 132 Yes
Metheny, Arthur B. (Bud) May 22, 1975 56-59A Yes
Miller, James W. March 13, 1975 42 (tape missing) Yes
Norfolk Women's History October-November, 1982 9 tapes Yes
Norfolk Women's Oral History Project - - Yes
Outland, Lida Maddox April 13, 1978 96 Yes
Pearce, Edward June 29, 1979 135 Yes
Peele, E. Vernon August 16, 1974; April 11, 1985 15, 145 Yes
Peterson, Leland D. July 19, 1977 94 Yes
Phillips, G. Conoly June 19, 1978 98 Yes
Phillips, Margaret August 4, 1982 137 Yes
Pittman, Emily V. - 80 No
Pliska, Stanley August 15, 1974 13-14 Yes
Plummer, Louis G. May 12, 1975 55 Yes
Pollock, Norman February 16, 1999 - Yes
Rollins, Alfred B., Jr. February 15, 1999 - Yes
Schweitzer, Mark November 16, 1977 95 No
Scott, Mrs. Tommy L. February 5, 1976 68 Yes
Sebren, Herbert L. March 18, 1975 43-44 Yes
Seward, William W. September 26, 1974 16-18 Yes
Shepherd, General Lemuel C. - 103-104 No
Sherwood, C.S. October 18, 1974 21 Yes
Shafer, W. Bruce January 12, February 16, 1977 83-86 Yes
Shufflebarger, David April 21, 1981 134 Yes
Sibley, Charles K. July 26, 1976 81 Yes
Smith, A. Lee February 6, 1975 37 Yes
Spencer, Warren F. April 7, 1975 48 Yes
Spencer, Mr. and Mrs. Elmo March 15, 1984 144 No
Stanley, Dorothy Evelyn November 5, 1975 65 (tape damaged) No
Stern, Robert L. August 5, November 12, 1974 8-10, 24-25 Tapes 8-10 - Yes, Tapes 24-25 - No
Stirling, Yates III April 13, 1976 74 Yes
Stovall, Hugh L. December 12, 1978 112-113 No
Tatem, Albert November 7, 1985 147 Yes
Teich, Albert, Jr. April 7, 1976 72-73 Yes
Tonelson, A. Rufus December 9, 1975 66-67 Yes
Vogan, Charles E. June 7, 1976 77 Yes
Tunyogi, Andrew C. April 7, 1976 71 (inaudible), 138 Yes
Walker, Carroll September 12, 1980 126 Yes
Webb, Lewis W., Jr. November 4, 11, 18, December 3, 10, 1974; January 14, 21, 28, August 16, 1975 26-36, 38 Yes
White, Edward July 16, 1974 3-4 Yes
Whitehurst, G. William July 27, 1974 6 Yes
Williams, Harry and Martha March 13, 1981 133 No
Wilson, Harrison B. October 6, 1978 105 Yes
Zaneveld, Jacques S. February 19, 1976 69-70 Yes

Revised: 2/27/2008