Guide to the Oral history interview with Seaver Peters, 2001 May 23Manuscript DOH-44

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Seaver Peters, 2001 May 23

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-44

Collection Dates:

2001 May 23

Size of Collection:

2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Seaver Peters, former Athletic Director, Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and career at Dartmouth college.

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.

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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 Seaver Peters is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Daniel Daily on May 23, 2001. The entire interview runs for approximately two hours and covers his undergraduate years and career at Dartmouth working in the athletic department and serving under three presidents.

Biography

Seaver Peters was born on August 10, 1932 outside of Boston, Massachusetts. He was recruited to play hockey for Dartmouth and graduated with the Class of 1951. His father and brother were Dartmouth alumni. He was part of the Air Force ROTC while an undergraduate and following graduation, joined the military for two years. He returned to Dartmouth in 1959 and after serving as an assistant director of athletics and as assistant comptroller in the comptroller's office, he was named Athletic Director in 1967. He served in that position until his retirement in 1983.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: May 2001

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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