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2014 Feb. 12

Wolff, Michael, 1927-

Michael Wolff: oral history interview with Russell Annis

Amherst (Mass.) - Oral history interview with Michael Wolff, Professor Emeritus in Department of English at UMass Amherst. Came to the US from London to teach at Indiana University (1955-1969), then recruited by Hayden White to UMass in 1970 while on a fellowship at Wesleyan. Study at Cambridge; military service; work in civil service; career in English.

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

1980

Studio portrait of Edwin D. Driver

Amherst (Mass.) - Image of Driver, first African American faculty member hired at UMass Amherst (hired as an Instructor of Sociology in 1948), taken when he was selected to be part of the Chancellor's Lecture Series.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection

1980

Studio portrait of Edwin D. Driver

Amherst (Mass.) - Image of Driver, first African American faculty member hired at UMass Amherst (hired as an Instructor of Sociology in 1948), taken when he was selected to be part of the Chancellor's Lecture Series.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection

1993 Aug. 6

Louis Carpino (right) and unidentified colleague Carpino and colleague holding up bottles

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of candid photographs of Louis Carpino, UMass Amherst Department of Chemistry, and colleagues in his lab, Lederle Graduate Research Center, Tower A.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection

1993 Aug. 6

Louis Carpino in his laboratory

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of candid photographs of Louis Carpino, UMass Amherst Department of Chemistry, and colleagues in his lab, Lederle Graduate Research Center, Tower A.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection

1994 May 10

Russell A. Hulse (right) and Joseph H. Taylor seated with unidentified woman at a reception with Massachusetts state legislators honoring their Nobel Prize in Physics

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of a reception with Massachusetts legislators for Nobel laureates in Physics: Russell Hulse (then a UMass grad student) and Joseph H. Taylor (member of the faculty at UMass Amherst) were awarded the prize for their discovery of the first binary pulsar in 1974 and their indirect observation of gravitational waves.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection

2013 Aug. 8

Stark, Paulina

Joyce Berkman oral history with Joyce Berkman

Amherst (Mass.) - Soprano and vocal professor in the UMass Dept. of Music from 1985-2005. Role of music in her youth and upbringing; career path to her position at UMass; experience as a faculty member in the Music Dept.; memories of Helen Perry; experience of women in academic departments at UMass and the Music Dept.; influence of administrative leadership and resources on the Dept.

UMass Amherst Dept. of Music Oral History Collection

1993 Aug. 6

Louis Carpino standing in front of lab equipment, bottle in hand

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of candid photographs of Louis Carpino, UMass Amherst Department of Chemistry, and colleagues in his lab, Lederle Graduate Research Center, Tower A.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Photo Negative Collection