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Guide to the Oral history interview with Frederick W. Andres, 1984 September 21 - 1984 October 30Manuscript DOH-56

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Guide to the Oral history interview with Frederick W. Andres, 1984 September 21 - 1984 October 30

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-56

Collection Dates:

1984 September 21 - 1984 October 30

Size of Collection:

3 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each)Transcript: 61 p.Tape log: 5 p.


F. William Andres, Class of 1929 and Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Emeritus, Dartmouth College. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate experiences and years of service as a trustee and chairman of the board.

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Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview with F. William Andres is comprised of three audiocassette recordings, a transcript and a tape log of the recording. The interview was conducted by Jere Daniell on September 21 and October 30, 1984. The entire interview runs for approximately three hours and covers his undergraduate years, his years serving on the Alumni Council and the Board of Trustees, his assessments of Presidents Dickey and Kemeny and his thoughts on coeducation.


F. William Andres was born in Alexandria, Egypt in 1906 and attended Phillips Exeter Academy prior to enrolling at Dartmouth as a member of the Class of 1929. He received his law degree from Harvard Law School in 1932 and spent his law career at the firm of Sherburne, Powers and Needham. As an alumnus, he served as secretary and president of his class, a member of the Alumni Council, and secretary and then president of the Dartmouth Alumni Association of Greater Boston. He was elected to the Board of Trustees in 1963 and served as chairman of the board from 1972 to 1977 when he retired from the Board. He received the Alumni Award in 1963. Mr. Andres died on August 4, 1992.

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