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Guide to the UWEC Oral History Interviews, 1963-1993

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Overview of the Collection

Repository:

Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
P.O. Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702 – 4004
(715) 836-2739
https://library.uwec.edu/archives/

Reference Code: USGZE AS473

Accession Number: 07-107, 15-025

Collection Number: Archives Series 473

Creators:

  • Bevering, Marion
  • Cameron, Richard A.
  • Carter, Hilda
  • Haas, Leonard C.
  • Jenswold, John R.
  • Pifer, Richard L.

Title: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire Oral History Interviews

Dates: 1963-1993, Bulk 1974-1975

Quantity: 1.0 linear feet (1 record carton)

Location of Collection: E4/6e

Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Summary: This series consists of transcripts, audio cassettes, and reelto-reel audio containing

Content Description

This series contains oral history interviews with several university faculty members and administrators. Much of the material deals with Leonard Haas’s presidency and his role in the university’s history. Other individuals interviewed include Marguerite Coffman, Delpha Davies, Dr. Ormsby Harry, Marshall Wick, and James Benning, along with several others. Formats in this collection include typed transcripts, outlines, and abstracts for the interviews, reel-to-reel audio, and audio cassette tapes.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Transferred to the University Archives prior to 2007

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

Preferred Citation: University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire Oral History Interviews, 1963-1993. AS473. Special Collections & Archives. McIntyre Library. University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.

Processing Note: Additions added in October 2014.

Arrangement: Flat arrangement.

Subjects

Personal Names:

  • Leonard C. Haas
  • Mrs. W.R. Davies

Corporate Names: University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire

Subject Terms:

  • University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire—History
  • Universities and colleges—Wisconsin—Eau Claire—History
  • University Records
  • Oral Histories
  • Interviews

Geographical Terms: Eau Claire (Wis.) Detailed List of Contents

Detailed List of Contents

Container Contents Dates

Box/Folder

1/1

Interviews with Leonard Haas: Notes Toward an Oral History 1973-1979

Box/Folder

1/2

Schneider Interview Transcript 1983

Box/Folder

1/3

Abstracts and Topics for Interviews with Hilda Carter and Marguerite Coffman 1976

Box/Oral History

1/2 (7 reels)

Interview: Dr. Leonard Haas/John Jenswold February 12-May 28, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/4

Interview: Mrs. W.R. Davies January 10, 1974

Box/Oral History

1/5

Interview: Dr. Ormsby L. Harry, Assistant Chancellor—Student Affairs February 24, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/6

Interview: Marshall Wick, Prof. of Mathematics, Faculty senate Chairman, Faculty Leader July 18, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/7

Interview: James Benning, Dean of Students 1960-63 February 14, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/8

Interview: Dr. Arnold Bakken, Dept. of Biology May 3, 1974

Box/Oral History

1/9

Interview: Eugene R. McPhee June 27, 1973

Box/Oral History

1/10

Interview: Dr. Marcus Fay, Chairman, Department of Chemistry January 18, 1974

Box/Oral History

1/11

Interview: Atty. Victor T. Wahl January 22, 1974

Box/Oral History

1/12

Interview: Lillian Bahr, Campus School April 5, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/13

Interview: Mrs. W.R. Davies, Campus School, UW-Eau Claire April 11, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/14

Interview: Stella Pederson, Dean of Women (1848-1960) February 27, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/15

Interview: Dr. John Morris, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Acting Chancellor, Nov. 1972 – March ‘73 August 25, 1975

Box/Oral History

1/16

Interview: Lyla Flagler, First Faculty Member June 23, 1973

Box/Tape

1/1,2

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: Mr. Arthur Hitt July 5, 1963

Box/Tape

1/3

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: Mr. Herb Mittlesdorf July 5, 1963

Box/Tape

1/4

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: Mr. Ed. Linse August 9, 1963

Box/Tape

1/5

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: Mrs. Long 1963-64?

Box/Tape

1/6

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: M.W. Thatcher January 3, 1964

Box/Tape

1/7

Lyla Flager, 1st Faculty Member June 24, 1973

Box/Tape

1/8-12

Tape Interview and Oral Documents: State Wide Conference on Growth Centers April 11, 1973

Box/Tape

1/13

Lillian Bahr, Campus School, UW-Eau Claire

Mrs. W.R. Davies, Campus School, UW-Eau Claire

April 5, 1975

April 11, 1975

Box/Tape

1/14

Dr. Arnold Bakken, Dept. of Biology May 3, 1974

Box/Tape

1/15

James Benning, Former Dean of Students (1960-63) February 14, 1975

Box/Tape

1/16,17

Mrs. W.R. Davies January 10, 1974

Box/Tape

1/18,19

Dr. Ormsby L. Harry, Assistant Chancellor— Student Affairs (1963 - ) February 24, 1975

Box/Tape

1/20

Dr. Marcus Fay, Chair, Dept. of Biology

Atty. Victor T. Wahl

January 18, 1974

January 22, 1974

Box/Tape

1/21

Stella Pederson, former Dean of Women (1948 -1960) February 27, 1975

Box/Tape

1/22

President Haas, Speech Orientation July 6, 1971

Box/Tape

1/23,24

Interview with Marguerite Coffman by Haas and Pifer Undated

Box/Tape

1/25

Dean Marguerite Coffman Interview by Richard Cameron 1976 (?)

Box/Tape

1/26,27

Interview with Bernice Wagner by Leonard Haas and Richard Pifer August 22, 1988

Box/Tape

1/28,29

Dedication of the McPhee Physical Education Center Addition to Ade Olson October 8, 1988

Box/Tape

1/30

Historic Preservation of Faculty Wives and Faculty Women on the UWEC Campus. A 9/16/91 talk to the UWA by Dorellen Haas September 26, 1991

Box/Tape

1/31

Oral History Interview with Dr. Richard Coy conducted by Jeff Hayes April 7, 1993

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