Oral History, Tape 52, Side 1


Oral History, Tape 52, Side 1


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: Atiyeh’s Governor Office reunion at Gerry Thompson’s house, early 1990s; Wasada University (Japan) creating offshore campus in Oregon, early 1990s; criticism of Oregon’s lack of long-term planning; long-term planning in Oregon, 1980s; mass transit reorganization in tri-county area, 1986; Atiyeh’s decision to send National Guard to Honduras, mid-1980s; Secretary of State Barbara Roberts’ performance audits of government, mid-1980s.


Atiyeh, Victor

Is Part Of

Governor Victor Atiyeh Collection: Oral History recordings




Hansen, Clark