Guide to the Oral history interview with Richard D. Hill, 1998 May 15 - 2000 Oct. 17Manuscript DOH-29

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Richard D. Hill, 1998 May 15 - 2000 Oct. 17

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-29

Collection Dates:

1998 May 15 - 2000 Oct. 17

Size of Collection:

3 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Richard D. Hill, former chairman of the board of trustees of Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his many years of service to the College as an alumnus, an overseer and on the board of trustees during the presidencies of John Kemeny and David McLaughlin.

Access to Collection:

Restricted until 2012.

Use & Access

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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 Richard D. Hill is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Jane L. Carroll on May 15, 1998 and Daniel Daily on October 17, 2000. The entire interview runs for approximately three hours and covers his undergraduate years at Dartmouth as well as his years volunteering with the alumni club and serving as an overseer, trustee and chairman of the board of trustees.

Biography

Richard D. Hill was born on November 6, 1919 in Salem, Massachusetts. He matriculated with the Class of 1941 at Dartmouth and was enrolled as a 3/2 student at the Amos Tuck School of Business Administration. Following his graduation from Tuck in 1942, he spent four years as a naval officer in the Pacific Theater. He served Dartmouth as an overseer of the Tuck School from 1971 to 1973 and then as a trustee of the College from 1973 to 1983, and was elected chairman from 1981 to 1983.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: May 1998

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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