Guide to the Oral history interview with Fred Berthold, 1998 May 12 - 1998 May 26Manuscript DOH-3

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Fred Berthold, 1998 May 12 - 1998 May 26

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-3

Collection Dates:

1998 May 12 - 1998 May 26

Size of Collection:

4 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Fred Berthold, Preston H. Kelsey Professor of Religion at Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and teaching career at Dartmouth College under four presidents.

Access to Collection:

First half open. Remainder 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 open. Remainder closed until 2012.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of Fred Berthold is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Jane L. Carroll during May 1998. The entire interview runs for approximately three and a half hours and covers events, programs, organizations and individuals connected with Dartmouth during his undergraduate years until his retirement in 1993.

Biography

Fred Berthold was born on December 9, 1922 in Webster Groves, Missouri. He completed his undergraduate degree at Dartmouth in 1945 and received his PhD in Religion from the University of Chicago. He joined the faculty of Dartmouth in 1949 and became the first dean of the William Jewett Tucker Foundation (1957-1962). Berthold was appointed the first Preston H. Kelsey Professor of Religion in 1971 and retired from the college in 1993.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: May 1998

Transcripts and 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

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