Guide to the Oral history interview with Franklin Smallwood, 2003 March 11 - 2003 April 22Manuscript DOH-50

Full Finding Aid

Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Franklin Smallwood, 2003 March 11 - 2003 April 22

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-50

Collection Dates:

2003 March 11 - 2003 April 22

Size of Collection:

5 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)

Abstract:

Franklin Smallwood, Nelson A. Rockefeller Professor of Government, Emeritus, and former vice president and dean for student affairs, Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and teaching and administrative 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.

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 Franklin Smallwood is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin during March and April 2003. The entire interview runs for approximately five hours and covers his undergraduate years and his faculty and administrative career at Dartmouth, serving under four presidents.

Biography

Franklin Smallwood was born on June 24, 1927 in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He graduated from Dartmouth as a member of the Class of 1951 and earned his master's degree and PhD from Harvard. He returned to Dartmouth in 1957 as assistant to President John Sloan Dickey, a position he held until 1959 when he became a member of the faculty of the government department. In addition to his faculty appointment, Professor Smallwood held a number of administrative positions including vice president and dean for student affairs and director of the Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences. He retired from Dartmouth in 1988.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: March 2003

Transcripts and Copies of Master Audio Cassette Tapes

Access Restrictions

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: March 2003

Master Cassette Audio Tapes

Access Restrictions

Closed until 2012.

Use Restrictions

Permission required from Dartmouth College for publication or reproduction.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

Finding Aids