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Title Riley, Pamela
Author Finley, Judith Reid, 1936-
Type of Resource mixed material
Digital Origin reformatted digital
Date Created 1992-05-20
Date Digitized 2010-05-18
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 Pamela Riley was born March 7, 1942 in Long Beach, California. She received her B.A. with Honors in English from the University of Wyoming in 1964, and her M.A. in Drama in 1966. Later, at the University of Denver, she completed most of her coursework towards a Ph.D. in English. She taught at Community College of Denver 1968 through 1977, and in 1979 -1980, served as an administrator for the general education program there. She married Gresham Riley on September 6, 1980, and accompanied him to Colorado College when he became its tenth president in 1981. She taught in the Department of Drama and Dance and directed several plays at Colorado College.
Note (admin) Digitized from the original Special Collections Audio tape R70. 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
Subject (corporate name) Colorado College
Colorado College. Dept. of Drama and Dance
Subject (personal name) Riley, Pamela Thomas, 1942-
Subject (time) 1980-1989
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:3086
Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
RileyPamela1.mp3   Audio access 1 audio/mpeg 54.71MB 0
RileyPamela2.mp3   Audio access 2 audio/mpeg 25.69MB 0
RileyPamelaPhoto1.jpg   Photo 1 -- Pamela Riley. Source: Special Collections. Photo File. Biography image/jpeg 689.40KB 0
RileyPamelaPhoto2.jpg   Photo 2 -- Pamela Riley. Source: Special Collections. Photo File. Biography image/jpeg 412.39KB 0
RileyPamelaaBio.pdf   Biographical information sheet application/pdf 194.51KB 0
RileyPamelacTranscript.pdf   Transcript of interview application/pdf 314.18KB 0
RileyPameladAgreement.pdf   Permission agreement application/pdf 58.34KB 0

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