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Fred Turner Daily Illini Interview

In this 1975 interview with Daily Illini reporter, Greg Miller, Fred Turner discusses Thomas Arkle Clark's personal style of managing students, as well as how this approach changed during…

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Jean Maury Oral History

Jean Hurt Maury came to Illinois in 1942 and worked for the Daily Illini as an editor during the war when it briefly had an all-female managing staff. She witnessed the tremendous involvement…

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Betty Nance Terry Oral History

Betty Jean Nance Terry enrolled at U of I in 1940 and became a member of the Alpha Chi Omega fraternity. In the interview Terry recounts her work as a reporter for the Daily Illini and the changes…

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Barbara Montgomery Oral History

Barbara Venton Gilbreath Montgomery attended the University of Illinois in the later portion of World War II, starting in 1943. In this interview she describes her experience dating an army…

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Florence Hood Miner Oral History

Florence Hood Miner graduated in 1929. She joined the Delta Zeta sorority and studied Journalism. In addition, Florence studied dress design in Paris for a year. Florence said her family…

From  University Archives on 06/19/2017 7 plays 0  

Mary Monahan Oral History

Mary Monahan was a member of the Class of 1927. She studied Journalism and wrote for the Daily Illini. Mary did not need to have a job when she was in college. She enjoyed watching sports…

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Audrey Moore Stewart Oral History

Audrey Moore Stewart graduated in 1932 with a degree in Journalism. She took some graduate courses and finished a second BA in English in 1934. Audrey joined the Alpha Delta Theta…

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Millicent Lane Oral History

Arriving at UI shortly before the war, Millicent Lane recalls the outpouring of emotion by fellow students following Pearl Harbor. Lane was a part of the collective of women who edited the Daily…

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