Oral History Interview with W. N. Peach, June 24, 1966

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Interview with professional economist Dr. W. Nelson Peach. The interview includes Peach's experiences as one of the principal persons in the Rainey controversy at the University of Texas, 1944-45. It also includes his sympathies for new Deal labor legislation, being accused of pro-communist leanings, role of Dallas Morning News, investigations by Board of Regents and his dismissal, support of President Homer Rainey, and the role of AAUP.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Creation Date: October 10, 1967
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
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Creator (Interviewer):
Cochran, Kendall

Dr. Kendall Cochran

Creator (Interviewee):
Peach, William Nelson

Dr. W. Nelson Peach

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 10, 1967
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Denton County - Denton
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1942 to October 10, 1967
Description:

Interview with professional economist Dr. W. Nelson Peach. The interview includes Peach's experiences as one of the principal persons in the Rainey controversy at the University of Texas, 1944-45. It also includes his sympathies for new Deal labor legislation, being accused of pro-communist leanings, role of Dallas Morning News, investigations by Board of Regents and his dismissal, support of President Homer Rainey, and the role of AAUP.

Physical Description:

29 p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): oral histories | interviews
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 8
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth223556
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
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