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Oral Histories

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Theobald, Rebecca Bayless (Class of 1984), June 4, 1994

Identifier: MOH95
Scope and Contents

1 interview with Rebecca (Bayless) Theobald, Middlebury College Class of 1984. The interview was conducted over Reunion Weekend. Theobald discusses coming to Middlebury as a freshman; faculty influences including Murray Dry and Professor Berninghausen; breakfast with Pardon Tillinghast; student social life; study abroad; life after Middlebury; working for President Robison; the Dalai Lama's first visit to Middlebury; and closeness with professors at Middlebury.

Dates: June 4, 1994

Tillinghast, Pardon (faculty), 1986

Identifier: MOH31
Scope and Contents 1 audio cassette tape containing interview with Pardon E. Tillinghast, Professor of History.Brown University undergraduate, hired as history professor at Middlebury in 1947, Navy veteran (01:34); colleague called "Sleepy Davis" (03:25); men's campus and women's campus separate (04:10); taught one class in spring, age is 66, loves teaching (06:05) college in 1947 was quiet, he had a small office, did not interact with many colleagues- in 1941 war took away male students (07:23);...
Dates: 1986

Tillinghast, Pardon (faculty), December 4, 1991

Identifier: MOH65
Scope and Contents

1 interview with Pardon E. Tillinghast, Professor of History. During the interview, Tillinghast discusses his teaching philosophy and style, his research interests, and student and faculty diversity at Middlebury.

Dates: December 4, 1991