Gordon Browder interview

Interviewee

Gordon Browder

Interviewer

David Brooks

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Description

OH 408-021: Gordon Browder, retired professor and chair of the Sociology Department – The University of Montana arrived in Missoula in 1947 after teaching at the University of Florida. Browder discusses the early days of the Department of Sociology, the population of the student body after World War II, and research interests within the department. Browder also discusses the hippie generation on campus, student uprisings, and how the University of Montana was somewhat shielded from extreme uprisings going on around the country in the mid-twentieth century. He describes his tenure on the Bolle Committee and Sociology Department changes including curriculums and classes taught over the years.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

University of Montana, Gordon Browder

Original Date

7-27-2006

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Oral History Project OH-408, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 408-021

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound disc (1:07:35 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (25 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

1:07:35 minutes

Local Filename

oh 408-21.mp3; OH408-021.pdf

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