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2013 June 26

McFarland, Gerald W., 1938-

Gerald W. McFarland oral history with Daniel Chard

Herter Hall, UMass Amherst, Amherst (Mass.) - McFarland (Ph.D., History, Columbia University, 1965) began working in the UMass Department of History in 1964 and retired in 2008. He has taught hundreds of students and published four books and numerous articles dealing with various topics in U.S. history, such as party politics during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, American westward expansion, crime and society in early nineteent... more

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

2013 Apr. 1

Chametzky, Jules

Jules Chametzky: oral history with Jessica Adamites

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Jules Chametzky, important figure in the UMass Amherst Department of English, founder of the Massachusetts Review. Youth in Brooklyn and study in Brooklyn College (1946-1950); run-in with anti-Communist hearings in 1950s. Finished PhD in 1958 and came to UMass after being recruited by Leo Marx and Sidney Kaplan; origins of Massachusetts Review; union acti... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection