Harvard University Society of Fellows 'Conversations', 1998.


Harvard University Society of Fellows 'Conversations', 1998.

Interviews with some of the earliest members of the Society of Fellows with an introduction by James Grier Miller. Interviews concern the life stories of the early fellows.

13 videotapes (VHS) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.


SNAC Resource ID: 8186875

Harvard University Archives.

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