Nancy Trask Tyrell
Mary Brennan Harstad, who attended the University of Montana during the 1920s, discusses being one of the original members of the Theta Rho Tri Delta sorority at Montana State University when the house was initiated in 1926. She describes her childhood and family, her experience of leaving for college at age 16, her academic accomplishments, and her teaching career in Eastern Montana. Harstad also recalls her graduate work in Grand Forks, North Dakota, and talks about her husband, Kenneth Harstad, and their children.
Greek System; Greek life; College reminiscence; Sorority activities
Theta Rho Tri Delta Interviews Oral History Project, OH 418, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound file (00:51:20 min.) digital + 1 transcript (28 p.: 28 cm.)
Harstad, Mary, "Mary Brennan Harstad Interview" (2008). Theta Rho Tri Delta Interviews Oral History Project. 2.