Interviewee

Mary Denny Matthews

Interviewer

Ann Yarborough Evans

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Abstract

In her April 21, 1975 interview with Ann Yarborough Evans, Mary Denny Matthews shares her experiences as a student from 1915-1919 and her career at Winthrop from 1920-1942. Matthews lends stories of student life and how WWI shaped Winthrop. Matthews also explains why she decided not to teach and instead have a career at Winthrop. Matthews concludes her interview with details on the strike at Winthrop for equal pay for women. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.

Publication Date

4-21-1975

Unique Identifier

OH 016

Format

1 Cassette

Length

1 hour, 3 minutes

Restrictions

This interview is open for use.

Series

Alumni, Great Depression, World War II, Faculty and Staff

Keywords

WWI, Great Depression, Practice Teaching, Winthrop Training School, Rules and Regulations, Railroad tracks on campus, Artist Courses, Clubs

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Oral History

Interview with Mary Denny Matthews

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