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Title Sondermann, Fred A.
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1978-02-07
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 Fred A. Sondermann was a member of the Department of Political Science from 1953 to 1978. Professor Sondermann was born in Horn, Germany, in 1923, and came to the United States in 1939. He received his B.A. from Butler University in 1949, his M.A. from Indiana University in 1950, and his Ph.D. in international relations from Yale University in 1953. He served as Associate Dean of the College from 1962 to 1965, and as Director of the Colorado College Symposium Series from 1963 through 1968. Actively involved in civic affairs, he served on the Colorado Springs City Planning Commission, the City Council, and the Colorado Land Use Commission.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R22. 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
Political Science
College administrators
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Political Science
Subject (personal name) Sondermann, Fred A., 1923-
Subject (time) 1950-1959
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:3017
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
SondermannFred1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 55.33MB 0
SondermannFredPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Fred Sondermann. Source: Special Collections. Oral History File R22 image/jpeg 2.12MB 0
SondermannFredaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 529.66KB 0
SondermannFredbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 472.05KB 0
SondermannFredcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 168.82KB 0
SondermannFreddAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 73.49KB 0
SondermannFreddm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 305.00MB 0

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