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Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 1, Side 2

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Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 1, Side 2

Description

Victor Atiyeh served as governor of Oregon from 1979-1987. This is one part of an oral history interview that was originally recorded on over 60 cassette tapes by the Oregon Historical Society. It is accompanied by a typed transcript. This portion covers: His early childhood; elementary school; visiting Syria with his family at age six, late 1920s; working as a newspaper boy; working part-time at a department store; how his family experienced the Great Depression; the Atiyeh Bros. family carpet business; Portland in the 1930s.

Creator

Atiyeh, Victor

Date

1992

Source

The original recording and transcript of this oral history are in collection SR 1135, Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library

Is Part Of

Governor Victor Atiyeh Collection: Oral History recordings

Identifier

PUA_MS96_Tape1_Side2.mp3

Interviewer

Hansen, Clark

Citation

Atiyeh, Victor, “Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 1, Side 2,” Pacific University Archives Exhibits, accessed November 19, 2017, http://exhibits.lib.pacificu.edu/items/show/3311.

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