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Title Barnes, Otis Avery
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1977-01-19
Date Digitized 2010-04-07
Rights Statement Portions of this interview may only be used for educational or scholarly purposes. All rights in the manuscript and recording, including the right to publish, are reserved to the Colorado College Tutt Library. PERMISSION TO PUBLISH IN ANY FORMAT MUST BE REQUESTED from Special Collections, Colorado College Tutt Library.
Description Professor Otis Barnes taught chemistry at Colorado College from 1925-1962. He was active in the formation of the athletics policy at Colorado College, and also, along with his wife, endowed the Barnes Chemistry Scholarships for students who are chemistry majors at Colorado College. Barnes discusses the department, the curriculum, the faculty and the effect of WWII on the campus. He gives a brief history of the hockey program including star players at the time and the involvement of El Pomar and the Broadmoor.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R8. This interview is part of a larger collection totaling 89 individuals. Interview transcripts converted to PDF/A from Microsoft Word. Other file materials, biographical data sheets, indexes, legal releases scanned from originals and converted to text searchable PDF/A using Fujitsu 4150 scanner and Scandallpro software version 1.5. Scanned at 400 dpi. Photos scanned at 500 dpi and saved as jpeg. There are 131 preservation wave files (44.1 kHz, 16-bit) and 131 delivery mp3 files (128 kbps) in the set. Each file represents up to an hour of material, equivalent to one side of a reel-to-reel tape or both sides of a cassette tape. The 262 files are now located on both of two hard drives in Special Collections, the master drive (A1) formatted for Mac and a backup drive (B1) formatted for PC. (.wav preservation masters created by Tom Sanny using Final Cut Pro. Analog tapes digitized as QuickTime 44k16b .mov files. Dead air edited out and sound levels adjusted ; .wav files exported using FCP QuickTime Conversion tool ; .mp3 files created from .wav files using Switch.) All files are monaural.
Subject (topic) Oral history
Universities and colleges
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Chemistry
Subject (personal name) Barnes, Otis A., 1894-1985
Subject (time) 1920-1929
Subject (geographic) Colorado
Colorado Springs (Colo.)
Subject (form) Personal narratives
Audio recording
Publisher Colorado College
Place of Publication Colorado Springs, Colorado
Language eng
Series Title Colorado College Oral History Collection
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/10176/coccc:3001
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
BarnesOtis1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 58.44MB 0
BarnesOtis2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 25.10MB 0
BarnesOtisPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Otis Barnes. Source: Special Collections. Audio File R8 image/jpeg 896.98KB 0
BarnesOtisaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 425.19KB 0
BarnesOtisbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 662.03KB 0
BarnesOtiscTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 174.23KB 0
BarnesOtisdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 86.88KB 0
BarnesOtisdm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 322.16MB 0
BarnesOtisdm2.wav   master 2 audio/x-wav 138.40MB 0

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