Mary Brennan Harstad Interview

Interviewee

Mary Harstad

Interviewer

Nancy Trask Tyrell

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Description

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.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Greek System; Greek life; College reminiscence; Sorority activities

Original Date

6-5-2008

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Theta Rho Tri Delta Interviews Oral History Project, OH 418, 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 418-002

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (00:51:20 min.) digital + 1 transcript (28 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:51:20 minutes

Local Filename

OH_418_002.mp3; OH_418_002.pdf

Mary Brennan Harstad Interview

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