Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 22, Side 2

Title

Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 22, Side 2

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 different news organizations viewed him over his political career; personal reflections on his time in the Oregon legislature; thoughts on criticism towards himself; debating bills on the legislative floor; personal thoughts on his integrity and performance while in legislature; early stages of running for Governor late 1970s; differences between 1974 and 1978 Governor election; political opinion of Governor Straub; governor primary race.

Creator

Atiyeh, Victor

Is Part Of

Governor Victor Atiyeh Collection: Oral History recordings

Identifier

PUA_MS96_Tape22_Side2.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