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"America in the 1960s" course, oral histories

Call Number: RH MS 890


This collection consists of tapes and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by students in the University of Kansas course "America in the 1960s" (History 510), which was taught by Rusty Monhollon. Subjects addressed by interviewee include everyday life, as well as the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and John F. Kennedy, the Chicago Democratic convention, racial issues, rural Kansas, the Vietnam war, and the draft.


  • 1999


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.


1 Linear Feet (2 boxes + 43 cassette tapes, 1 video tape)

Physical Location

RH MS 890

Physical Location

RH MS Cassette tape 38

Physical Location

RH MS Video 15

Guide to the America in the 1960s Collection
"America in the 1960s" course, oral histories
Finding aid prepared by kac, 2007; revised by, cl 2010; Finding aid encoded by kac, 2007, 2007
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America in the 1960s Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 890, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

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Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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