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Herbert Randall Hengst, Sr., Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-2064

Scope and Contents


Professor. The Hengst Collection is an oral history project of the Center for Studies in Higher Education at the University of Oklahoma. The purpose was to document the history of the university through interviews with former administrators, faculty and staff members, regents, and alumni. The collection contains 131 cassette tapes and transcriptions of interviews (1979-1985), background information on the people interviewed, and administrative records (1951-1985) of the project. Transcript of oral history tape of Dr. Tom Love, Feb. 17, 1997. Transcript of oral history tape of Pastor Kuan, n.d. Transcript of oral history tape"China-Little Wu Tai Shan" n.d. In The service: 1942-1945, the story of one man's three years in the United States Army Air Force during the Second World War by Herbert R. Hengst, 1996.


  • Creation: 1951-1997


Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.


2.3 Cubic Feet (2.3 feet)

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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Herbert Randall Hengst, Sr.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers and cassette tapes: Source of acquisition--Hengst, Sr., Herbert Randall. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1990.

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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States