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Interview with Herb Jackson '67, 1989 January 31

 Item — Audiocassette Box: 4, Cassette case: Audio 61
Identifier: OHI-0372

Scope and Contents

Interview of Herb Jackson ‘67 by John P. Scherer (Class of 1989) as part of his senior project for the history department. Jackson describes the Vietnam War issue on Davidson’s campus through the late 1960s and early 1970s. Jackson discusses student-faculty relations, activism, the fraternity issue, the draft, lack of support for art at Davidson, and compulsory ROTC and vespers and chapel attendance.


  • Creation: 1989 January 31


Conditions Governing Access

There is no permission form on file for this interview. This interview is open for research but must be accessed onsite due to issues surrounding privacy and copyright. Please email to learn more about the conditions surrounding access and to schedule an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

There is no permission form on file for this interview. The interview may be protected by copyright and other rights. Researchers must seek permission from the interviewee or next of kin for quotation, reproduction, or publication. If you have any questions, or would like to schedule an appointment, please email

Biographical / Historical

Herb Jackson ‘67 was born in Raleigh, North Carolina in 1945. He received a B.A. from Davidson College and a M.F.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Jackson began teaching art at Davidson College in 1969 and retired in 2011.


1 Audiocassettes (Compact) (Audio 61. The audiocassette contains multiple interviews.)

1 Digital (Sound recordings) (WAV)


From the Sub-Group: English