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James W. Wilkie : oral history interview : Costa Rica.
Phonotape 1260 B; Phonotape 1562 B; BANC MSS 70/134 c Box 1; BANC MSS 70/134 c Box 2
Collection Overview

Title:

James W. Wilkie : oral history interview: Costa Rica
Interviews concerning Costa Rican history and politics, 1917-1970

Creator/Contributor:

Wilkie, James Wallace., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Figueres Ferrer, José, 1906-1990, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Monge, Luis Alberto., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Mora Valverde, Manuel., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Núñez, Benjamín, 1915-, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Orlich Bolmarcich, Francisco José, 1907-1969, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Rossi, Jorge (Rossi Chavarría), 1922-, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Ulate, Otilio, 1891-, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Wilkie, James Wallace., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Michaels, Albert L., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Monzón de Wilkie, Edna., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Hoskins, Gary., Interviewer.

Abstract:

Interviews in English and Spanish conducted by James Wilkie, Albert L. Michaels, Gary Hoskins, and Edna Monzón de Wilkie in the United States and Costa Rica. Topics include Costa Rican politics, communism, the Civil War, economics, the church, family and personal backgrounds, relations with the United States, agricultural products, the United Fruit Co., etc.

Contents:

Reels 1-8: José Figueres interviews, Mar. 23 and 28, 1968. -- Reels 9-13: Luis Alberto Monge interivews, July 13, 1979 and Apr. 13, 1970 -- Reels 14-19: Manuel Mora Valverde interviews, July 22-Aug. 3, 1969 -- Reels 20-25: Fr. Benjamín Núñez interviews, Apr. 21-22, 1968 -- Reels 26-27: Francisco J. Orlich Bolmarcich interviews, July 3-15, 1969 -- Reels 28-33: Jorge Rossi interviews, July 9-Aug. 4, 1969 -- Reels 34-36: Otilio Ulate Blanco interview, July 11, 1969 -- Reels 37-38: Universidad de Costa Rica, interivews with José Figueres, Padre Benjamín Núñez, and Manuel Mora Valverde -- Phonotape 1562: Padre Benjamín Núñez.

Subject:

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Catholic Church -- Costa Rica
United Fruit Company. -- Costa Rica Division.
Communism -- Costa Rica
Politicians -- Costa Rica -- Interviews
Costa Rica -- History -- Sources
Costa Rica -- Politics and government
Costa Rica -- History
Costa Rica -- Foreign relations -- United States

Note:

Reel 1: track 1: 990 ft., track 2: 995 ft. Reel 2: track 1: 807 ft., track 2: 965 ft. Reel 3: track 1: 985 ft., track 2: 808 ft. Reel 4: track 1: 977 ft., track 2: 959 ft. Reel 5: track 1: 840 ft., track 2: 989 ft. Reel 6: track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 994 ft. Reel 7: track 1: 993 ft., track 2: 983 ft. Reel 8: track 1: 794 ft., track 2: blank. Reel 9: track 1: 1007 ft., track 2: 987 ft. Reel 10: track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 997 ft. Reel 11: track 1: 1016 ft., track 2: 1008 ft. Reel 12: track 1: 932 ft., track 2: 1009 ft. Reel 13: track 1: 1003 ft., track 2: 254 ft. Reel 14: track 1: 1013 ft., track 2: 997 ft. Reel 15: track 1: 663 ft., track 2: 914 ft. Reel 16: track 1: 996 ft., track 2: 947 ft. Reel 17: track 1: 1026 ft., track 2: 1035 ft.
Reel 1: Track 1: 997 ft., track 2: 1032 ft. Reel 2: track 1: 1028 ft., track 2: 1027 ft. Reel 3: track 1: 838 ft., track 2: blank.
Reel 18: track 1: 765 ft., track 2: 954 ft. Reel 19: track 1: 1000 ft., track 2: 704 ft. Reel 20: track 1: 997 ft., track 2: 987 ft. Reel 21: track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 980 ft. Reel 22: track 1: 1011 ft., track 2: 984 ft. Reel 23: track 1: 1028 ft., track 2: 1027 ft. Reel 24: track 1: 987 ft., track 2: 990 ft. Reel 25: track 1: 889 ft., track 2: blank. Reel 26: track 1: 960 ft., track 2: 1005 ft. Reel 27: track 1: 648 ft., track 2: blank. Reel 28: track 1: 1002 ft., track 2: 988 ft. Reel 29: track 1: 1002 ft., track 2: 971 ft. Reel 30: track 1: 972 ft., track 2: 975 ft. Reel 31: track 1: 950 ft., track 2: 943 ft. Reel 32: track 1: 1000 ft., track 2: 903 ft. Reel 33: track 1: 999 ft., track 2: 309 ft. Reel 34: track 1: 1005 ft., track 2: 986 ft. Reel 35: track 1: 1002 ft., track 2: 997 ft. Reel 36: track 1: 1054 ft., track 2: 1058 ft. Reel 37: track 1: 1033 ft., track 2: 1021 ft. Reel 38: track 1: 912 ft., track 2: 1050 ft.
FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to James W. Wilkie, UCLA Program on Mexico, 11250 Bunche Hall, 405 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90024-1487.

Type:

Interviews.

Physical Description:

2 boxes.
41 sound tape reels : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ; 7 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Phonotape 1260 B
Phonotape 1562 B
BANC MSS 70/134 c Box 1
BANC MSS 70/134 c Box 2

Origin:

Costa Rica

Copyright Note:

FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited. Direct requests for copies or permission to publish to James W. Wilkie, UCLA Program on Mexico, 11250 Bunche Hall, 405 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90024-1487.