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Oral history interview with Elisabeth Potter, by Linda Brody
- 1982-01-25 (Creation)
online resource (3 audio files (1 hr., 25 min., 23 sec.)
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Elisabeth Walton Potter (1939- ) was born in Salem, Oregon. She was a public historian specializing in architecture history and historic preservation. She served as coordinator of the National Register for the State Historic Preservation Office of Oregon for over 30 years, retiring in 1998.
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Potter discusses her education in art and architecture history at University of Oregon and Penn State, her involvement in the passage of the 1966 National Historic Preservation Act, and her work with the Oregon State Historic Preservation Office and the National Register of Historic Places.
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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA) http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
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Oral history interview with Elisabeth Potter, by Linda Brody, 1982 January 25, SR 9313, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.
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