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Interview with Marshall B. Jones

 Collection
Identifier: Recording Number 110

Scope and Content

Originally recorded on reel-to-reel and reformatted to digital audio in May 2004.

The tapes appear to have been recorded for a radio interview. The station is not identified nor are the interviewers. Dr. Jones was questioned about his tenure fight and Jones discusses his case, the complaint by the American Association of University Professors, and his appeal to President Stephen C. O'Connell. He commented that his case had less to do with him and more to do with the organization and government of the University.

Dates

  • October 1967

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The recording is available for research.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Marshall B. Jones was an assistant professor of psychiatry and psychology at the University of Florida who was denied tenure in June 1967. Jones was involved in the civil rights and antiwar movements.

Extent

0.01 Linear feet (Reel audio recording, Mono. Duration: 00:44:18)

Abstract

Marshall Jones discusses his tenure case.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Title
Interview with Marshall B. Jones
Author
Finding aid prepared by Joyce Dewsbury
Date
August 2004
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755