Guide to the Oral history interview with Margaret Dyer-Chamberlain, 2008 October 4Manuscript DOH-284

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Guide to the Oral history interview with Margaret Dyer-Chamberlain, 2008 October 4

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-284

Collection Dates:

2008 October 4

Size of Collection:

2 sound cassettes (ca. 60 mins. each); 1 WAV file.; Transcript: 35 p.


Margaret Dyer-Chamberlain, former Associate Provost of the College. Oral history interview documenting her career at Dartmouth College.

Access to Collection:

Closed until 2023.

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 Restrictions

Closed until 2023.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of Margaret Dyer-Chamberlain is comprised of audiocassette and digital recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin on October 4, 2008. The entire interview runs for approximately 70 minutes and covers the period of time she worked at Dartmouth for President James Freedman under Provosts John Strohbehn and Lee Bollinger.


Margaret Dyer-Chamberlain came to Dartmouth in 1988 and after a short time at the Tuck School, began serving as assistant provost for development. In 1996 she was promoted to associate provost, a position she held until 2001 at which time she left Dartmouth to move to California.

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