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Taber, Margaret R.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: April 29, 1935 - June 10, 2015

Biographical Information

Taber was the first female full Professor in the College of Technology at Purdue. The interview covers her teaching at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio prior to coming to Purdue University in 1979 to join the Faculty of the department of Electrical Engineering Technology [EET]. Her regard for the education of students is shown through her contributions to student scholarships at institutions where she did undergraduate work and graduate work as well as at Purdue University. In post retirement she volunteers at a local center to teach adults to use computers.

Citation

MSO 1, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 1
Scope and Contents The Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program collection documents the history of Purdue University. The collection consists of recordings and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with individuals associated with Purdue University. This is an active collection and will be frequently added to on an ongoing basis.
Dates: 2006-

Margaret Taber papers

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 20151103
Dates: circa 1953 - 2015