Thomas Dunaway Anderson Oral History Interview 1, May 04, 2000, Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Thomas Dunaway Anderson Oral History Interview 1, May 04, 2000,

Creator

  • Interviewee: Anderson, Thomas Dunaway
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Interviewer: Marchiafava, Louis J.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 2000-05-04

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: The interview begins with Thomas Dunaway Anderson’s recollections of his uncle, Monroe Dunaway Anderson, the founder of the M.D. Anderson foundation and namesake of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. The interview continues with a description of the establishment and purpose of the M.D. Anderson Foundation and the growth and development of several recipients of M.D. Anderson’s philanthropy, including the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and the Texas Medical Center. Thomas Anderson’s memories and interactions regarding Dr. Randolph Lee Clark, the first full-time president of what is known today as the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, are recounted as well. A discussion concerning Thomas Anderson’s family contributions associated with the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and the Texas Medical Center ends the interview.
  • Physical Description: 1 sound recording (67 min.) : digital

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Anderson, Thomas Dunaway.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Anderson, Monroe D. (Monroe Dunaway), 1873-1939.
  • Named Person: Clark, Randolph Lee, 1906-
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center -- history.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Texas Medical Center.
  • Medical Subject Headings: Academic Medical Centers -- Texas -- Houston
  • Medical Subject Headings: Hospital Administration -- organization and administration -- Texas
  • Medical Subject Headings: Fund Raising
  • Medical Subject Headings: Hospitals, Special
  • Medical Subject Headings: Hospitals
  • Medical Subject Headings: Health Facility Planning -- Houston (Tex.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Houston (Tex.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Oral History.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Interviews.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Citation

  • Preferred Citation: Thomas Dunaway Anderson Oral History Interview 1, May 04, 2000, Research Medical Library, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Relation

  • Is Part Of: Making Cancer History Voices Oral History Collection

Collection

  • Name: Texas History Collection
    Code: THC
  • Name: Texas Oral History Collection
    Code: TOHC

Institution

  • Name: University of Texas MD Anderson Center
    Code: UTMDAC

Resource Type

  • Sound

Format

  • Audio

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: OH-Anderson_Thomas_20000504

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