Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 42, Side 2

Title

Governor Victor Atiyeh Oral History: Tape 42, 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: Meeting with President Assad in Syria, 1984; President Assad and the First Persian Gulf War, early 1990s; economy in Syria, mid 1980s; media coverage of Israel and Palestinians, mid 1980s; description of trip to Damascus, mid 1980s; gold and exchange rate in Syria, mid 1980s; buying swords, bracelets, and other items in Syria, mid 1980s; trip to Homs and Amar, 1984.

Creator

Atiyeh, Victor

Is Part Of

Governor Victor Atiyeh Collection: Oral History recordings

Identifier

PUA_MS96_Tape42_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