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Title Jones, Raymond Dean
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1980-03-06
Date Digitized 2010-05-14
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 Raymond D. Jones (CC class of 1967) was born in Pueblo, Colorado on November 30, 1945. While at Colorado College, Jones was the first African-American president of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. After graduating from Colorado College, he received his law degree from Harvard University in 1971. At the time of this interview he was a judge in the Denver District Court, appointed by Governor Richard Lamm. Jones’ interview focuses on campus life in the 1960’s, attitudes about civil rights in Colorado Springs, and experiences from the perspective of a minority student.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R35. 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
Subject (personal name) Jones, Raymond D., 1945-
Subject (time) 1960-1969
Subject (geographic) Colorado
Colorado Springs (Colo.)
Subject (form) Personal narratives
Audio recording
Added Author O'Connor, Anne
Minor, Denise
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:3060
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
JonesRaymond1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 55.18MB 0
JonesRaymond2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 25.38MB 0
JonesRaymondPhoto1.jpg   Photo 1 -- Raymond Jones. Source: Special Collections. Photo File. Alumni. Biography, Class of 1967 image/jpeg 1.32MB 0
JonesRaymondPhoto2.jpg   Photo 2 -- Raymond Jones. Source: Special Collections. Photo File. Alumni. Biography, Class of 1967 image/jpeg 1.55MB 0
JonesRaymondaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 185.62KB 0
JonesRaymondbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 776.31KB 0
JonesRaymondcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 161.41KB 0
JonesRaymonddAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 65.97KB 0

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