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Title Jones, Jean Armstrong and Jones, Gerald L.
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1978-03-28
Date Digitized 2010-04-08
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 Jean Armstrong Jones (CC class of 1944) graduated with a B. A. degree in English and her husband, Gerald L. Jones, a member of the Naval V-12 Unit, was assigned to Colorado College from 1943-1945. Jean Armstrong Jones has a particularly long association with the college. Both of her parents graduated from Colorado College in 1899. Her father, Willis R. Armstrong, for whom Armstrong Hall is named, served as a trustee of the college from 1903 until 1956, and numerous members of her family also attended Colorado College. Gerald Jones has been associated with the Colorado Springs National Bank since 1946. Jean Jones provides memories of her childhood in Colorado Springs. Both Mr. and Mrs. Jones describe life on campus during World War II.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R24. 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
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Navy V-12 Program (U.S.)
Subject (personal name) Jones, Jean Armstrong, 1922-
Jones, Gerald L., 1923-2002
Subject (time) 1940-1949
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:3031
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
JonesArmstrongdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 71.69KB 0
JonesGeraldaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet - Gerald L. Jones application/pdf 173.64KB 0
JonesJeanArmstrongPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Jean Armstrong Jones. image/jpeg 546.99KB 0
JonesJeanArmstrongaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet - Jean Armstrong Jones application/pdf 301.06KB 0
JonesJeanGeraldbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 672.17KB 0
JonesJeanGeraldcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 265.37KB 0
JonesJeanJonesGerald1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 51.30MB 0
JonesJeanJonesGeralddm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 282.81MB 0

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