Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Charles Easton Rothwell: From Mines to Minds

Interviewee(s):
Rothwell, Charles Easton
Interviewer(s):
Chall, Malca
Title:
Charles Easton Rothwell: From Mines to Minds
Abstract:
Childhood, Butte, MT; education and teaching positions: Reed College, 1920-1924, Newberg, Oregon High School 1925-1927, University of Oregon, 1927-1932, Stanford University, 1932-1939, Reed College 1940-1941; U.S. State Department, 1941-1946: study of policies for postwar peace, founding of the United Nations, Dumbarton Oaks, San Francisco Conference, Assembly meetings in London and New York; director, Hoover Institute and Library, 1947-1959; president, Mills College, 1959-1967; World Affairs Council, Bohemian Club, Asia Foundation; comments on liberal arts education, college administration, UN, Herbert Hoover, Alger Hiss, secretaries of state.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1984
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234889
Rights:
Rothwell, Charles Easton. "Charles Easton Rothwell: From Mines to Minds." Interview by Malca Chall in 1984. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1985.