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Marshall A. Martin agricultural oral history interviews

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSO 3

Scope and Contents

The Marshall A. Martin agricultural oral history interviews (1993; 0.2 cubic feet) includes three DVDs containing five interviews with prominent regional and national figures in the field of agriculture.  The five individuals interviewed are Earl Butz, Jim Moseley, Robert Thompson, Don Paarlberg, and Will Erwin.  The interviews were created for a senior level agricultural policy class at Purdue University, School of Agriculture in the Department of Agricultural Economics under the direction of Marshall A. Martin.  Each interview opens with a few words about the interviewee’s Purdue connection, goes on to discuss their involvement with agricultural policy, and closes with comments about career opportunities for students.  The type of material is DVD files


  • 1993
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/02/2012

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


0.20 Cubic Feet

3 DVDs other_unmapped

1.00 mss._boxes


Oral history interviews conducted for Purdue University, School of Agriculture with five leaders in agricultural policy.

Arrangement Note

Original order of the interviews has been maintained.

Source of Acquisition

Dr. Marshall A. Martin

Method of Acquisition


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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States