Les Thornbury Interviews of Early North Carolina State University College of Design Faculty and Alumni circa 1990-circa 2000

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Contents
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Using these materials
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Creator
Thornbury, Les
Size
1.75 linear feet (3 videocassette boxes, 1 cd box); 596.16 gigabytes (70 digital files)
Call number
MC 00577

The Les Thornbury Interviews of Early North Carolina State University College of Design Faculty and Alumni contains DVDs and videotapes with video oral history interviews of early NC State University College of Design faculty and students conducted during the 1990s. These interviews have been converted to digital files and are accessible to researchers in that format.

Leslie Arden Thornbury is a filmmaker and an alumnus of the NC State University School of Forest Resources and School of Agriculture and Life Sciences. He was born on December 19, 1947, in Raleigh, N.C. He attended radio school in San Diego, California and served as a radioman in the Vietnam War in the late 1960s. After his military service, Thornbury completed his education, received a bachelor of conservation from North Carolina State University in 1974 and embarked on his career as a television producer. During the 1990s he worked on a proposed video documentary of the history of the College of Design which included these video oral history interviews with early faculty and students.

Biographical/historical note

Leslie Arden Thornbury is a filmmaker and an alumnus of the NC State University School of Forest Resources and School of Agriculture and Life Sciences. He was born on December 19, 1947, in Raleigh, N.C. He attended radio school in San Diego, California and served as a radioman in the Vietnam War in the late 1960s. After his military service, Thornbury completed his education, received a bachelor of conservation from North Carolina State University in 1974 and embarked on his career as a television producer. During the 1990s he worked on a proposed video documentary of the history of the College of Design which included these video oral history interviews with early faculty and students.

Scope/content

The Les Thornbury Interviews of Early North Carolina State University College of Design Faculty and Alumni contains DVDs and videotapes with video oral history interviews of early NC State University College of Design faculty and students conducted during the 1990s. Many of these interviews have been converted to digital files and are accessible to researchers in that format.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged in two series:

1. Video Tapes 2. DVDs

The series are organized alphabetically.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files may be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Les Thornbury Interviews of Early North Carolina State University College of Design Faculty and Alumni, MC 00577, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Gift of Les Thornbury, 2015 (Accession 2015.0251)

Processing information

Processed by: Shima Hosseininasab, 2022 May; Finding aid written by: Shima Hosseininasab

Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.

The collection is organized into two principal series:

Videotapes 1990-2000, undated (Series 1)
Bell, Dick, Tapes 1-3, Volume 21 2000 May (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
Bireline, George, Tapes 1-2; Reuer, John, Tape 1, Volume 1 2000 (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Bireline, George, Tapes 2-3, Volume 2 2000 February (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Bireline, George, Tapes 3-4, Volume 3 2000 February (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Bromberg, Manuel, Tapes 1-2, Volume 9 1999 October (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Bromberg, Manuel, Tape 3; Gussow, Roy, Tape 1, Volume 10 2000 (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Burns, Bob, Tapes 1-2, Volume 5 2000 May (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Catalano, Eduardo, Tapes 1-2, Volume 15 1999 October (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Cox, Joe, From NC Awards Archives, Volume 14 circa 1990-1993 (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Clarke, Lewis, Tapes 1-2, Volume 17 2000 June (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Clarke, Lewis, Tapes 3-4, Volume 18 2000 June (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Flynn, Ligon, Tapes 1-2, Volume 22 1999 April (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
Flynn, Ligon, Tapes 3-4, Volume 23 2000 June (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
Flynn, Ligon, Tape 5; Kahn, Charlie, Tapes 1-2, Volume 24 undated (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
Gussow, Roy, Tapes 2-3, Volume 11 1999 October (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Gussow, Roy, Tape 4; Matsumoto, George, Tape 1, Volume 12 2000 (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Hester, Randy, Tapes 1-2, Volume 4 2000 January (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Howard, TC, and Stuart, Duncan; Tapes 1-2; Stuart, Duncan, Tape 3, Volume 16 undated (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Malecha, Marvin, Tape 1; Foote, Vince, Tape 1, Volume 25 undated (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
McKinney, Claude, Tapes 1-2, Volume 19 2000 June (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Matsumoto, George, Tape 2-3; Lee, Elizabeth, Tape 1, Volume 13 2000 (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
Rosenberg, Theresa, Tape 1, Volume 26 2000 June (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 4
Taylor, Wayne, Tapes 1-2, Volume 7 2000 May (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Taylor, Wayne, Tape 3; Rozelle, Ron, Tapes 1-2, Volume 8 undated (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 2
Wilkinson, Dick, Tapes 1-2, Volume 20 2000 May (Accession 2022.0044)
videocassettebox 3
DVDs Circa 1990-Circa 2000 (Series 2)
Size: 596.16 gigabytes; 70 Files

These DVDs were created by Les Thornbury from master videotapes that are not in the collection. The interviews in this series may be the same as those in the Videotapes series.

Bell, Dick, Tapes 1-3 (AVI) circa 1990-2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 6 gigabytes (2 Files)

2 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Bromberg, Manuel, Tapes 1-3 (AVI) 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 12 gigabytes (3 Files)

3 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Catalano, Tapes 1-2 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 5 gigabytes (12 files)

2 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Clarke, Lewis, Tapes 1-5 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 12 gigabytes (31 files)

5 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Flynn, Ligon, Tapes 1-5 (AVI): Tape 3 includes "B-Roll" with Roy Gussow circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 16 gigabytes (32 files)

5 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Howard, T.C., Tapes 1-3: Tapes 1-2 include Duncan Stuart and Tape 3 was filmed at the Catalano house demolition circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 6.671 gigabytes

3 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Malecha, Marvin, Tape 1 (AVI) circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 4.2 gigabytes (7 files)

1 DVD

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Matsumoto, George Tapes 1-3 (AVI) circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 8.62 gigabytes (18 files)

3 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Rozelle, Ron, Tapes 1-2 circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 6 gigabytes (13 files)

2 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Stuart, Duncan, Tapes 1-2 circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 6 gigabytes (14 files)

2 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Taylor, Wayne, Tapes 1-3 (AVI) circa 2000 (Accession 2015.0251)
Size: 10 gigabytes (19 files)

3 DVDs

Files are arranged as received.

Pending staff review and approval, access to digital copies will be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request. Access may be restricted.

Files retrieved from DVD optical discs. File count of digital media may exclude system files; hidden, deleted, or excluded files; and duplicate files.

CD box 1
Please note that some historical materials may contain harmful content and/or descriptions. Learn how we’re addressing it.

Access to the collection

Collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice. Because of the nature of certain archival formats, including digital and audio-visual materials, access will require additional advanced notice. Copies of digital files may be provided for use in the SCRC Reading Room upon request.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Les Thornbury Interviews of Early North Carolina State University College of Design Faculty and Alumni, MC 00577, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.