Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of John Marshall and Charlotte T. Marshall
RLIN number: NXCP88-A109
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Childhood, education, travel to Europe; Medieval Academy of America, American Council of Learned Societies, 1920s; to Rockefeller Foundation as assistant director for Humanities, 1933; support of humanities projects: film, broadcasting, drama, foreign studies; world travels for Foundation, funding European libraries, conserving Middle Eastern antiquities; director, Villa Serbelloni, Bellagio, Italy, 1959-70, conference center and residence for visiting scholars. Mrs. Marshall recounts her experiences at the Villa.
Extent: Transcript: 1,053 leaves, Tape: 22 reels, Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Restrictions: Access: Written permission required from Charlotte T. Marshall. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1974 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Marshall, John, 1903-1980
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1903
Speaker occupation: Foundation officer
Age at speaking: 71
Document date: 1974
Interviewer: Madow, Pauline
Topics discussed - Other terms: American Council of Learned Societies; Endowments--Officials and employees; Humanities; Italy--Description and travel; Libraries--Gifts, legacies; Marshall, Charlotte Trowbridge; Marshall, John, 1903-1980; Rockefeller Foundation
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018906-14349