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Degler, Carl N.

purl.stanford.edu/nc382hf8887
Title:
Degler, Carl N.
Author:
Degler, Carl N. and Diamondstone, Susan
Corporate Author:
Stanford Historical Society
Description:
Carl Degler begins with his decision to become a historian and his experience serving in the Army Air Force in World War II. He discusses his interests in labor unions, women’s history and black history. He continues with his position at Vassar followed by how he came to Stanford. The author of numerous books, Degler comments on his approach to writing and how he came to write about particular subjects and people in history. He concludes with his involvement in NOW (National Organization for Women) and his mentorship of women in academia.
Topic:
Carl N. Degler, Stanford Historical Society, oral histories, interviews, American history, William Mahone, and Betty Friedan
Imprint:
March 10, 2012
Collection:
Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program interviews, 1999-2012