Swett, Herb (1965)

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Title

Swett, Herb (1965)

Subject

Oral history

Description

Herb Swett was born and raised in Portland, Oregon, where he attended local elementary, middle, and high schools. Though originally attending Whitman College in Walla Walla, Washington, he decided to transfer to L&C in the beginning of his sophomore year. At Lewis & Clark, Mr. Swett pursued a degree in history in hopes of pursing a career as a lawyer. After graduating in 1965, he attended Willamette Law School for a year until he decided to leave for a brief stint in the army, travelling to New Jersey and Georgia for training. Mr. Swett eventually returned to Oregon, attending Univeristy of Oregon in Eugene in order to earn a bachelor's degree in journalism. Mr. Swett worked for local Portland newspapers after leaving U of O, and currently works part time doing medical transcribing and writing occasionally for the local newspaper.

Creator

Lewis & Clark College

Date

2016-10-28

Format

audio/mp3

Type

Sound

Language

eng

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Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Ralph, Bradley

Interviewee

Swett, Herb

Location

Lewis & Clark College

Duration

00:55:07
http://digitalcollections.lclark.edu/files/original/ba5587b56aa67723ec60d7d0257560ae.mp3