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Title Murray, Constance Postlethwaite and Greiner, Isabel Postlethwaite
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1978-01-16
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 Mrs. Constance Postlethwaite Murray and her sister, Mrs. Isabel Postlethwaite Greiner provide memories of their student days and their recollections of their father, William W. Postlethwaite, who served as General Palmer's personal secretary, and then as treasurer of Colorado College from 1911 to 1940 and as curator of the Colorado College museum from 1940 until his death in 1955. Mrs. Murray (CC class of 1932) served as an alumni trustee from 1954 to 1957. Mrs. Greiner (CC class of 1925) completed her Colorado College studies as a special student at the affiliated Academy of Fine Arts.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R21. 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
College students
College trustees
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Subject (personal name) Greiner, Isabel Postlethwaite, 1904-2000
Murray, Constance Postlethwaite, 1909-2003
Postlethwaite, William W.
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:3016
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
MurrayConstance-GreinerIsabel1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 58.90MB 0
MurrayConstance-GreinerIsabel2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 14.82MB 0
MurrayConstance-GreinerIsabeldm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 324.69MB 0
MurrayConstance-GreinerIsabeldm2.wav   master 2 audio/x-wav 81.70MB 0
MurrayConstancePostlethwaitePhoto.jpg   Photo -- Constance Postlethwaite. Source: 1932 Nugget image/jpeg 397.41KB 0
MurrayConstanceaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 193.29KB 0
MurrayGreinerbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 833.31KB 0
MurrayGreinercTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 319.41KB 0
MurrayGreinerdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 74.33KB 0

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