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Title Johns, Gilbert R.
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1995-01-17
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 of Psychology Gilbert R. Johns, who received his Ph.D. from the University of Indiana, came to Colorado College in 1962, following a teaching appointment at Ohio University. His specialties have been in sensory psychology and perception and the history of science and psychology. Professor Johns served as the Dean of the Colorado College Summer Session for 15 years, from 1965 to 1981. He was director of the Colorado Opera Festival from 1970 to 1978. From 1982 to 1992 he was critic at large for the Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph. He retired in 1996.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R75. 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 administrators
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Psychology
Subject (personal name) Johns, Gilbert R., 1931-
Subject (time) 1960-1969
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:3048
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
JohnsGilbert1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 53.91MB 0
JohnsGilbert2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 55.96MB 0
JohnsGilbert3.mp3   Audio access 3 audio/mpeg 49.08MB 0
JohnsGilbertPhoto.jpg   Photo -- Gilbert R. Johns. Source: Special Collections. Photo File. Biography image/jpeg 524.84KB 0
JohnsGilbertaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 237.51KB 0
JohnsGilbertcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 496.88KB 0
JohnsGilbertdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 58.97KB 0
JohnsGilbertdm1.wav   master 1 audio/x-wav 297.19MB 0
JohnsGilbertdm2.wav   master 2 audio/x-wav 308.49MB 0
JohnsGilbertdm3.wav   master 3 audio/x-wav 270.55MB 0

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