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Oral history interview with Thomas Carr, December 6, 1996

 File — Box: 1-OralHist, Object: 12

Scope and Contents

Oral history interview with Thomas Carr, WMU alumnus and staff member, conducted by Lew Carlson on December 6, 1996 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Carr recollects his early years playing sports in Muskegon, being drafted into the minor leagues, attending Muskegon Community College after the service, and transferring to WMU to graduate with a History degree in 1959. He talks in depth about his time in Housing during years of massive growth and building projects, and describes attacks on his office during protests in the late 1960s.

Dates

  • December 6, 1996

Creator

Extent

From the Series: 5 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English