Scope and Contents
1 interview with Max P. Peterson, Director of Sports Information. During the interview, Peterson discusses his retirement in 1991; his time as Director of Sports Information; the changing role of college public relations; the News Service and the College's response to Vietnam activism; South Africa divestment; campus dialogue; the college campus as a reflection of society; the changing nature of the College population; the relationship between Middlebury College and the town of Middlebury, Vermont; staff reduction; development; alumni contact; the public relations impact of staff reductions; the commencement visit of Lady Bird Johnson; and the ABC broadcast of Middlebury College and Norwich University football.
- Creation: May 23, 1992
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research without restriction.
Biographical / Historical
Max P. Peterson (1934-2014) served as the Director of Sports Information in the Development Office at Middlebury College from 1963 to 1991.
From the Collection: 147+ Objects
1 audio cassette containing 90 minute interview
Assigned identifier: a13af19920523-01