Nancy Munro Interview

Interviewee

Nancy Munro

Interviewer

Rebecca Harris

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Description

Nancy Munro describes her initial contact with early childhood education and the events that led to her work as the nutritionist/dietician with the 1965 pilot Headstart Program in Montana. She explains the challenges of getting the program running and how it functioned as well as how she realized the effectiveness of positive reinforcement as she worked with mothers to improve cooking and nutrition habits. Munro recalls interactions with children, partents, administrators, and legislators.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Project Head Start U.S.; Children with social disabilities; Children; Education, Preschool; Feminism; Women

Original Date

4-29-2002

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Feminist History Oral History Project OH-378, Archives and 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 Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use of this item. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 378-041

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (54 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

54 minutes

Local Filename

oh378_41.mp3; OH378-41.pdf

OCLC Record Number

1004430650

Nancy Munro Interview
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