Robert Dockson

(1917-2013). Dean of University of Southern California Business School. Chair of the Board of California Federal Savings and Loan Association. Volunteer for social welfare agencies and organizations.

Interviewed by Frances Feldman. Date of interview: 2-22-89. 1 cassette tape (1 duplicate tape). Length of interview: 45 minutes. Transcript of interview: 16 pp. CD containing interview and transcript.

Interview Topics

Early interests in social welfare; education and teaching career; work with Community Chest ("Red Feather"); involvement in Welfare Planning Council; attempt to bring social worker into his company; United Way; involvement with organizations after United Way work; conference on housing; Orthopedic Hospital; Haynes Foundation; contributions of lay volunteers to social welfare organizations and agencies; requests for material from Robert Dockson.

Additional Materials
1 diskette of transcript of interview.
1 5 x 7 in. photograph of Robert Dockson.
Report of the Citizens' Independent Study Committee for United Way, Inc. September 8, 1986.
Biographical information sheet.
Brochure for "The Robert R. Dockson Dean's Chair," School of Business Administration, University of Southern California.

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