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Excerpts from interview with Walter Jerome Mathews, first NC State student

Item information

Title:
Excerpts from interview with Walter Jerome Mathews, first NC State student
Topics:
University History
Subjects:
College students -- North Carolina -- History
Interviews
Original Format:
Sound cassettes
Extent:
11:14
Item identifier:
ua024-001-cn0015-000-001-excerpts
Interviewee:
Mathews, Walter J. more info on Mathews, Walter Jerome, 1870-1967 
Producer:
North Carolina State University. Office of Information Services more info on North Carolina State University. Office of Information Services 
Producer:
North Carolina State University. Alumni Association more info on North Carolina State University. Alumni Association 
Created Date:
Description:
Audio excerpts from a recorded interview with Walter Jerome Mathews, who is traditionally called the first student at NC State. This 1966 recording was made when he was 95. In this interview he talks about first coming to the college in October 1889 and describes student life during the first years of NC State’s existence. The full interview is available by contacting the Special Collections Research Center.
Genre:
Interviews
Oral histories (Document genres)
Names:
North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts more info on North Carolina College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts 
North Carolina State University -- Students -- History more info on North Carolina State University -- Students -- History 
Matthews, Walter J. more info on Matthews, Walter J. 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Audio-Visual Collection