Series - Interviews for George D. Woods biography

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Interviews for George D. Woods biography


  • 1985 - 1990 (1985 - predominant) (Creation)

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0.80 linear feet of textual records; 8 audio recordings

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In the Preface to his biography of George D. Woods, Oliver writes, I relied most heavily on the interviews in writing the life of Woods. The interviews he conducted, all titled by Oliver Conversations about George Woods and the World Bank, illuminate the events and personalities during Woods' tenure as President.

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Accruals are not expected.

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Records are arranged alphabetically by surname of person interviewed.

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Conditions governing access

In accordance with the Oliver's instrument of gift for each interview, any conditions placed by the person interviewed, and the World Bank Policy on Access to Information.

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Records are subject to the Copyright Policy of the World Bank Group.

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Physical interview list is available.

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Internal World Bank Group Archives rules based on ISAD(G).

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Dates of creation revision deletion

16 August 2003, 28 August 2007




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