John P. East Oral History Interview

October 1, 1979; October 15, 1979
Oral History #OH0171
East, John P.; Lennon, Donald R.
Physical description
0.01 Cubic Feet, 2 audiocassettes, 2 hours, 61 pages
Preferred Citation
John P. East Oral History Interview (#OH0171), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
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Scope and arrangement

Senator East served on the Political Science faculty at East Carolina University before his election to the U.S. Senate in 1980. These interviews were conducted prior to his election campaign and concentrate on his political philosophy, previous election campaigns in which he participated, the Republican Party, and his views on a variety of political issues facing North Carolina and the United States.

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Gift of John P. East

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Personal Names
East, John P.--Interviews
Corporate Names
Republican Party (N.C.)
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
College teachers--North Carolina--Greenville
Politicians--North Carolina--Greenville
North Carolina--Politics and government--20th century