Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 1, Side 1

Title

Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 1, Side 1

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: How Atiyeh was named; the Atiyeh family's history and their immigration from Syria 1900-1920; growing up as a Syrian-American in Portland; his early childhood in the 1920s.

Creator

Atiyeh, Victor

Is Part Of

Governor Victor Atiyeh Collection: Oral History recordings

Identifier

PUA_MS96_Tape1_Side1.mp3

Source

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

Contributor

Hansen, Clark