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Title Boyce, Wallace Campbell
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1980-12-15
Date Digitized 2010-05-15
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 Wallace Boyce was a faculty member in the Romance Languages Department at Colorado College from 1950 until his retirement in 1979. He received his B.A. from Williams, his M.A. from Middlebury, and his Ph.D. from Princeton in 1956. Before coming to Colorado College, Boyce served in the Army at Camp Carson in the 1940s, and was an intelligence officer in the European Theater in the Second World War. He also coached the Colorado College tennis team from 1953 to 1958, sang in the Colorado College choir for many years and was chairman of the Romance Languages department between 1958 and 1967.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R38. 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
Faculty
Romance languages
French language
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Romance Languages
Subject (personal name) Boyce, Wallace C., 1914-1998
Subject (time) 1950-1959
1960-1969
1970-1979
Subject (geographic) Colorado
Colorado Springs (Colo.)
Subject (form) Personal narratives
Audio recording
Added Author Hall, Sherri
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:3063
 
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
BoyceWallace1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 56.34MB 0
BoyceWallace2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 13.97MB 0
BoyceWallacePhoto.jpg   Photo -- Wallace Boyce. Source: Pathfinder, 1975, p. 52 image/jpeg 131.67KB 0
BoyceWallaceaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 171.94KB 0
BoyceWallacebSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 634.37KB 0
BoyceWallacecTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 277KB 0
BoyceWallacedAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 56.93KB 0

 
 
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