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Mary D. Manning Interview

Identifier: UnivRec-0500

Scope and Contents

The Mary D. Manning Interview collection consists of two audiocassette tape recordings of an oral history interview with Manning conducted March 31, 1996 by Marie Graves, a former student. The interview examines Manning's life and teaching career at East Tennessee State University and helps document the history and development of the university and its Department of English during the period from the late 1940s into the 1980s.

Tape 1 is recorded on both the A and B side (approximately 30 minutes each), while Tape 2 which continues the interview is recorded only on side A (approximately 10 minutes).


  • 1996


Conditions Governing Access

The collection was opened to researchers in August 1997.


2.00 sound recordings

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Method of Acquisition

The Mary D. Manning interview was donated to the University Archives on April 17, 1997 by Marie Graves, Department of Philosophy, ETSU.

Processing Information

N. Irwin completed processing the collection in 1997.

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Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA