Gloria Hewitt Interview, May 12, 2006

Title

Gloria Hewitt Interview, May 12, 2006

Interviewee

Gloria Hewitt

Interviewer

Johnny W. Lott

Files

Download Transcript of Gloria Hewitt Interview (137 KB)

Description

Gloria Hewitt discusses coming to teach at the University of Montana, Missoula in 1961, becoming one of the first African-American professors at the University. She describes her tenure as Chair of the Department of Mathematical Sciences, changes to the mathematics building, and politics within the department. She also discusses working with the Association of Women in Mathematics.

Only a transcript of this interview exists. The audio was never received.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Department of Mathematical Sciences; Association of Women in Mathematics; Mathematics education

Original Date

5-12-2006

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

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 412-015

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 transcript (18 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_412_015.pdf

Gloria Hewitt Interview, May 12, 2006

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