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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Walter T. Galligan
RLIN number: NXCP89-A3
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Air Force Academy Project
Description: Commandant United States Air Force Academy, 1971-73: changing role of Air Officers Commanding, negative attitude of cadets; Vietnam War protesters; integration; preliminary planning for female cadets; tenure; cadets: attrition rate, acceptance of responsibility, development of drum and bugle corps, drug abuse, use of cars, summer programs, marriage counseling; honor code and scandal of 1972; role of athletes and athletic program.
Extent: Transcript: 105 leaves, Tape: 1 reel
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact Air Force Academy for information. Original of oral history is held by: U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO 80840.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1979 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Galligan, Walter T.
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker occupation: Air Force officer
Document date: 1979
Interviewer: Mank, Russell W.; Meilinger, Philip S.
Organizations discussed: Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO
Locations discussed: Colorado; Colorado Springs, CO; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Aeronautics, Military; Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO; Colorado; Colorado Springs, CO; Military education; North America; Sports; United States; United States--Armed Forces; United States--Armed Forces--African Americans; United States--Armed Forces--Women
Topics discussed - Other terms: Aviation; Galligan Walter T.; School superintendents and principals
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020829-16270