M. Donald Thomas, Salt Lake City, Utah : an interview by Fred Buchanan

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Title M. Donald Thomas, Salt Lake City, Utah : an interview by Fred Buchanan
Alternative Title No.317, M. Donald Thomas
Creator Thomas, M. Donald
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Buchanan, Frederick Stewart
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1991-08-16
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Date Digital 2014-10-27
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780993/
Subject Thomas, M. Donald--Interviews; Educators--Utah
Description Transcript (130 pages) of interview by Fred Buchanan with M. Donald Thomas on August 16, 1991. This interview is no. 317 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape nos. U-1392 and U-1393
Abstract M. Donald Thomas (b. 1926), the son of Italian Immigrants, born Mario Donato DiTommaso, recalls his childhood and education, culminating in his Ed.D., prior to coming to Utah where he served as superintendent of the Salt Lake City School Board. He discusses his innovations in educational administration, particularly his concept of shared governance of schools. Of particular interest are his recollections regarding the politics and personalities he dealt with during his Salt Lake School Board tenure, 1970s-1980s. Interviewer: Fred Buchanan
Type Text; Sound
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Floyd Shiery; Patrick Miller
ARK ark:/87278/s6tj084k
Topic Educators
Setname uum_elc
ID 832407
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6tj084k