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Title Madruga, Herving
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1994-05-10
Date Digitized 2010-05-19
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 Herving Madruga, a native of Cuba, joined the Colorado College Romance Languages faculty in 1958. He received his B.A. (1952) and M.A. (1954) from Harvard University, a Certificat de Phonetique from the University of Paris, France in 1954; and his Ph.D.,from the University of Colorado in 1965. Professor Madruga was one of the founding faculty and the early director of the Program in Comparative Literature at Colorado College. He is also known for his French theater productions. He retired in 1994.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R73. 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
Romance languages
French language
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Romance Languages
Colorado College. Dept. of French
Colorado College. Dept. of Comparative Literature
Subject (personal name) Madruga, Herving, 1930-
Subject (time) 1950-1959
Subject (geographic) Colorado
Colorado Springs (Colo.)
Subject (form) Personal narratives
Audio recording
Added Author Baldwin, Jennifer
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:3046
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
MadrugaHerving1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 37.04MB 0
MadrugaHervingPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Herving Madruga. Source: Special Collections. Photo File image/jpeg 515.88KB 0
MadrugaHervingaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 168.63KB 0
MadrugaHervingcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 132.60KB 0
MadrugaHervingdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 60.79KB 0
MadrugaHervingdm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 204.18MB 0

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