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Title Wilson, Ruth E. Phillips
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1990-11-28
Date Digitized 2010-05-17
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 Ruth Wilson is a Colorado native who attended Colorado College from 1947 to 1949 as a trustee scholar from Colorado Springs High School. As a student, she also worked part-time in the Registrar's office in Cutler basement from 1947 to 1948, and in the alumni office from 1948 to 1949. She was a homemaker from 1949 until April of 1974, when she reentered the workforce, working for the Alumni Office and the Development Office in various capacities at Colorado College.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R64. 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
Subject (personal name) Wilson, Ruth E. Phillips, 1929-
Subject (time) 1940-1949
1970-1979
1980-1989
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:3079
 
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
Cutler.jpg   Photo image/jpeg 3.43MB 0
WilsonRuth1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 55.61MB 0
WilsonRuth2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 19.77MB 0
WilsonRuthaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 174.47KB 0
WilsonRuthbSummary.pdf   Summary index of interview application/pdf 107.35KB 0
WilsonRuthcTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 239.42KB 0
WilsonRuthdAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 57.90KB 0

 
 
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