Guide to the Oral history interview with Karl Furstenberg, 2009 December 9. Manuscript DOH-286

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Guide to the Oral history interview with Karl Furstenberg, 2009 December 9.

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-286

Collection Dates:

2009 December 9.

Size of Collection:

2 audiocassette tapes (ca. 60 min. each); 1 WAV file. ; Transcript: 65 p.


Karl Furstenberg, former director of admissions and former dean of admissions and financial aid at Dartmouth College from 1990 to 2007.

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.

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Access Restrictions

Closed until 2023.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview with Karl Furstenberg is comprised of audiocassette and digital recordings and a transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin on December 9, 2008. The entire interview runs for approximately two and a half hours and covers his career and the changes in admissions and financial aid at Dartmouth.


Karl Furstenberg served as director of admissions and dean of admissions and financial aid from 1990 until his retirement in 2007. He also served for a period of time as associate provost for planning, overseeing the Office of Institutional Research and as adviser to the provost.

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