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Edwards, Alberta R., collector. Women Economists Oral History Videotape Collection: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: Vt-79
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Alberta R. Edwards, collector
Title: Women Economists Oral History Videotape Collection, 1994-1995
Date(s): 1994-1995
Quantity: 8 videotapes
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Videotaped interviews of women economists by Alberta R. Edwards, economist.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession number: 95-M159
These videotapes were given to the Schlesinger Library in November 1995 by Alberta R. Edwards.

Processing Information:

Processed: April 1997
By: Katherine Herrlich

Access Restrictions:

Access. An appointment is necessary to use any audiovisual material.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. With the exception of Patricia E. Bowers, copyright in the interviews in the Women Economists Oral History Videotape Collection is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. Patricia E. Bowers retains copyright in her interview.
Copying. Videotapes may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Women Economists Oral History Videotape Collection, 1994-1995; item description, dates. Vt-79, reel #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

BIOGRAPHY

After her retirement from Schering-Plough International, where she was vice-president for public affairs, Alberta R. Edwards recorded her own recollections and interviewed seven other women economists who had careers in business, banking, and at universities.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

These videotapes contain seven interviews with women economists by Alberta R. Edwards, and Edwards's own recollections. Topics covered are family background, education, career path, and attitudes of colleagues and supervisors in the workplace. See A/E259 for one folder containing the curricula vitae of Edwards and the seven interviewees.
All interviews are on 1/2 inch videotape with sound and color.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Businesswomen--United States.
College teachers
College teachers--United States
Economists
Economists--United States
Oral histories
Videotapes
Women college teachers--United States
Women economists--United States
Bowden, Mary Virginia, interviewee
Bowers, Patricia E., interviewee
Dale, Madeline McWhinney, interviewee
Dwyer, Virginia A., interviewee
Edwards, Alberta R., interviewee
Ehrlich, Edna, interviewee
Giblin, Jean-Ellen Dorsey, 1941- interviewee
Kamer, Pearl M., interviewee

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