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Craven, John V. (faculty), March 14, 1986

Identifier: MOH35

Scope and Contents

1 interview with John V. Craven, Middlebury College Professor of Economics. Craven discusses his transition into Middlebury; economics; Eisenhower; working for Washington; Colgate; teaching graduate programs; getting his degree; President Stratton; Faculty publications; changes after Stratton; student faculty relationship; junior faculty; tenure; being invited to be chair; trying to grow the department; Marxism; capitalism; politics; running for state treasurer; comparing Stratton to other presidents; what kinds of students are economics majors; and being a faculty activist.


  • March 14, 1986

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restriction.

Biographical / Historical

John V. Craven (1921-2007) was a Professor of Economics at Middle College from 1956 to 1983.


From the Collection: 147+ Objects

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 audio cassette


Assigned identifier: a13af19860314-01

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States