Guide to the Oral history interview with Alex A. Fanelli, 1996 June 23 - 1996 July 9Manuscript DOH-10

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Alex A. Fanelli, 1996 June 23 - 1996 July 9

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-10

Collection Dates:

1996 June 23 - 1996 July 9

Size of Collection:

6 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

A. Alexander Fanelli, Special Assistant to the President, Emeritus at Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and career at Dartmouth College under three presidents.

Access to Collection:

First half unrestricted; second half closed until 2012.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

Rauner Special Collections Library is open to the public and in most cases no appointment is necessary. The exception is in the case of materials stored off site for which there may be a delay of up to 48 hours in retrieval. Please consult the Access to Collection statement below or contact Rauner Reference.

Access to Collection

First half unrestricted; second half closed until 2012.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of A. Alexander Fanelli is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Jane L. Carroll during June and July 1996. The entire interview runs for approximately six hours and covers the changes that shaped Dartmouth with the advent of coeducation, the increase in study B.A.road programs, the implementation of the Year Round Plan, and the growing diversity of the student body and faculty.

Biography

A. Alexander Fanelli was born on November 20, 1920 in New Rochelle, New York. He entered Dartmouth College as a member of the class of 1942. Following Pearl Harbor, he enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Corps and served until 1945. He returned to Dartmouth in 1946 and completed his B.A. degree. He then earned an M.A. degree in sociology in 1948 and did further graduate study at the University of Michigan from 1949 to 1951. He was an instructor in the Great Issues Course at Dartmouth in 1947-49 and again in 1951-52 and was a teaching fellow at the University of Michigan in l949-51. After teaching sociology at Mississippi State College and a career in the foreign service, he returned to Dartmouth in 1967 as special assistant to President Dickey and helped plan the College's bicentennial. Mr. Fanelli subsequently served as special assistant to Presidents Kemeny and McLaughlin and retired in 1986.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: June 1996

Transcripts

Access Restrictions

First half open, remainder closed until 2012.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Box: 2, Dates: June 1996

Master and Copies of Audio Cassette Tapes

Access Restrictions

First half open, remainder closed until 2012.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

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