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Interview with Janice Quinter

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Contributor

Quinter, Janice ; Gashurov, Irene

Description

Janice (Ebenstein) Quinter attended Harpur College from 1970-1973 and graduated with a Bachelors in Anthropology and a minor in Afro-American Studies. After working at the American Museum of Natural History she was awarded a Master's degree in Anthropology and Certificate in Museum Studies from New York University in 1980. She spent her career as an archivist in research repositories in every borough in New York City, including 24 years at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at the New York Public Library. Janice is happy to have contributed to increasing human knowledge about many areas of study.

Date

2019-03-29

Rights

In Copyright

Date Modified

2019-03-29

Is Part Of

Oral Histories from 60's Binghamton Alumni

Extent

73:58 minutes

UUID

3ea0219e-b400-4e4d-b678-101e9a3b750e

Date of Interview

2019-03-29

Interviewer

Irene Gashurov

Interviewee

Janice Quinter

Year of Graduation

1973

Biographical Text

Janice (Ebenstein) Quinter attended Harpur College from 1970-1973 and graduated with a Bachelors in Anthropology and a minor in Afro-American Studies. After working at the American Museum of Natural History she was awarded a Master's degree in Anthropology and Certificate in Museum Studies from New York University in 1980. She spent her career as an archivist in research repositories in every borough in New York City, including 24 years at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, of the New York Public Library. Janice is happy to have contributed to increasing human knowledge about many areas of study.

Interview Format

Audio

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In 2019, Binghamton University Libraries completed a mission to collect oral interviews from 1960's alumni as a means to preserve memories of campus life. The resulting 46 tales are a retrospective of social, professional and personal experiences with the commonality of Harpur College. Some stories tell of humble beginnings,… More

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“Interview with Janice Quinter,” Digital Collections, accessed March 3, 2024, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/2414.