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Title Vickerman, Mary Carolyn Bloom
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1986-10-01
Date Digitized 2010-04-11
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 Mary Carolyn Bloom Vickerman (CC class of 1932) was a native of Colorado Springs and her husband, Sam Vickerman (CC class of 1933), was a native of Westcliffe, Colorado. Mrs. Vickerman worked for the college almost from the time she became a student. As an undergraduate, she was an assistant at Coburn Library, as well as in a number of biology labs. In 1933 and 1934, she served as the night librarian at Coburn Library, and then from 1935 through 1940, was the secretary to the Colorado College Men's Athletic Department. In 1946, she began working at the Colorado College Bookstore in Lennox House, and in 1949 became the manager of the bookstore until her retirement in 1969. She was a life member of the Woman's Educational Society at Colorado College.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R52. 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
Alumni
Employees
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Women's Educational Society
Subject (personal name) Vickerman, Mary Carolyn Bloom, 1909-2003
Subject (time) 1920-1929
1930-1939
1940-1949
1950-1959
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:3067
 
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Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
VickermanMary1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 59.48MB 0
VickermanMary2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 16.90MB 0
VickermanMaryPhoto1.jpg   Photo 1 -- Mary C. Bloom Vickerman. Source: Nugget, 1932 image/jpeg 52.47KB 0
VickermanMaryaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 215.05KB 0
VickermanMarybSummmary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 132.42KB 0
VickermanMarycTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 294.58KB 0
VickermanMarydAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 60.12KB 0

 
 
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