OH 408-08: Sullivan gives a brief history of the University of Montana Law School and its role in Montana. He offers an overview of his personal and educational background, which included teaching at Notre Dame. Sullivan discusses University President Carl McFarland and his role at the University of Montana. Sullivan recalls being hired as dean in 1955 and describes not only how he got the position, but the impacts he had on the law school. He discusses the last year of his career and how the Law School at the University of Montana is one of the top in the nation for hands-on training.
University of Montana, Robert Sullivan, Law
University of Montana Oral History Project OH-408, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound file (1:41:06 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (30 p. : 28 cm.)
oh 408-08.mp3; OH408-008.pdf
Sullivan, Robert, "Robert Sullivan interview" (2006). University of Montana Oral History Project. 3.