Isham, Dr. Charlotte parts 2-3 (tape #23 sides a/b)

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Tape stock length: 60 min

Running Time: 30 min


Dr. Isham continues to reminisce about her days a a student at WCSU, drawing similarities and differences from when she was a student to her current students at the school.
Label Contents: 11/10/1976



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Friel, Jack


Isham, Dr. Charlotte


Running Time: 30 min

Time Summary

0-10 Min: normal schools were across the board based on educating students on how to teach the three basics (reading, writing and arithmetic);

10-20 Min: personal history,family ties to WCSU

20-30 Min: athletics program development; basketball being one of the first to be instituted; Dr. Higgins and what he taught at WCSU

30-40 Min: basketball court in Old Main; even as student teachers, the women were provided lunches when they went out to student teach; even though New Britain Normal School was established first, Danbury Normal School had the reputation of the best job placement;



Friel, Jack -- interviewer. “Isham, Dr. Charlotte parts 2-3 (tape #23 sides a/b).” Jack Friel University History Collection, MS004. WCSU Archives, 9 July 2019. Accessed on the Web: 14 Nov. 2019.


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