Guide to the Oral history interview with Dennis A. Dinan, 2003 February 10 - 2003 Feb. 11Manuscript DOH-25

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Dennis A. Dinan, 2003 February 10 - 2003 Feb. 11

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-25

Collection Dates:

2003 February 10 - 2003 Feb. 11

Size of Collection:

5 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Dennis Dinan, former editor of the Dartmouth Alumni Magazine. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and return to the College as assistant secretary of the College and editor of the alumni magazine.

Access to Collection:

Restricted 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

Restricted until 2012.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of Dennis Dinan is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin during February 2003. The entire interview runs for approximately four hours and covers his undergraduate years at the College and his work as assistant secretary of the College and editor of the Dartmouth Alumni Magazine and the circumstances of his resignation from that position.

Biography

Dennis Dinan was born on October 29, 1938 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. He entered Dartmouth as a member of the class of 1961 and returned to Dartmouth in 1967 to work as assistant secretary of the College. He coordinated continuing education programs for the College, including Alumni College, until May, 1973, when he was appointed the seventh editor of the Dartmouth Alumni Magazine. He resigned from that position in September, 1982, following a dispute over the editorial independence of the magazine.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: Feb 2003

Transcripts and Audio Cassette Tapes

Access Restrictions

Closed until 2012.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Box Contents

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