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Presentation by President Kingman Brewster to Trumbull College students regarding proposed plan to house incoming freshmen woman in Trumbull College, 1968 November 14

 Part of Collection — Box: 656
Call Number: RU 11, Series I
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[Aviary] ru_0011_s01_b0656

Scope and Contents

This audio recording documents 36 minutes of a four hour meeting and heated discussion between President Brewster and Trumbull College students. The recording begins in the middle of the meeting and ends abruptly before the meeting has completed. On the recording, in addition to President Brewster speaking, one student can be heard presenting a formal rebuttal to the proposal; Avi Soifer '69, Chair of the Coed Steering Committee.

Recorded by Steve Bemis, Class of 1969.


  • 1968 November 14

Physical Description

1/4 inch audiotape (reel-to-reel). 2 recordings. Track B was recorded twice, with the second recording of a discussion of the demographics of Paramus county dubbed over and periodically interupting the original recording beginning 2 minutes, 30 seconds into the recording and lasting until 11 minutes into the recording.

Conditions Governing Access

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy of non-commercially produced items for their personal use should consult the ordering reproductions information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.

Existence and Location of Copies

A copy of this material is available in digital form from Manuscripts and Archives and online.


1 Audiotape Reels

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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