Tag Archive | featured oral histories

An Interview with Edwin Reischauer from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is a part of the series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  A majority of the transcripts of the interviews are now available in the University of Maryland Libraries Archival Collections.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.   Today is Edwin Reischauer‘s birthday! Marlene Mayo interviewed Professor Edwin Reischauer […]

An Interview with John Maki from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the twelfth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Maryland Room, the reading room for Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  […]

An Interview with Earl Roy Miner from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the eleventh in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Maryland Room, the reading room for Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  […]

An Interview with Raymond Vernon from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the tenth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Maryland Room, the reading room for Special Collections and University Archives at the University of Maryland.  For other featured oral histories, see this […]

An Interview with Marius Jansen: From the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the ninth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Prange Collection.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  Today is Marius Jansen’s birthday! Marius Jansen (April 1, 1922 – December 10, 2000), a highly […]

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Check out our blog post series! Constitution Series – The Constitution of Japan took effect on May 3, 1947. As a part of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of its enactment in spring 2017, we shared several items related to the Constitution. Oral Histories Series – We have been featuring interviews from the Marlene […]

An Interview with William Kenneth Bunce from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the eighth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Prange Collection.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  Today, August 31, is William Kenneth Bunce‘s birthday! William Kenneth Bunce (August 31,1907 – July 23, […]

An Interview with Emerson Chapin from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the seventh in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Prange Collection.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  Today, July 31, is Emerson Chapin’s birthday! Emerson Chapin (1920 – 2003) was a longtime New York […]

An Interview with Julius Bassin from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the sixth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Prange Collection.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  Julius (Jules) Bassin (1914 – 2009) was an American lawyer, a member of the Foreign Service, […]

An Interview with Key Kobayashi from the Marlene J. Mayo Oral Histories

This post is the fifth in a series featuring interviews from the Marlene Mayo Oral Histories.  Currently, 29 of the oral history transcripts are available online.  The remainder are available onsite in the Maryland Room, the reading room for Special Collections at the University of Maryland.  For other featured oral histories, see this page.  Today, March 11, is Key Kobayashi’s birthday! […]