Barbara Montgomery

Description: Barbara Venton Gilbreath Montgomery (1925-2017) attended the University of Illinois in the later portion of World War II, starting in 1943. In this interview she describes her experience dating an army serviceman who was training in the Armory and her experience serving as a junior editor of the Daily Illini within her first few weeks as a Freshman, due … Read More

Katharin Fishbaugh Carr

Description: Katharin Fishbaugh Carr (1908-2002) was a member of the Class of 1931. She joined the Alpha Phi sorority and studied Home Economics. Kay said she noticed the effects of the Great Depression, but did not experience hardships directly. Date of Interview: 10/27/2000 Interviewer: Ellen Swain Transcript: Katharin Fishbaugh Carr Oral History Transcript Rated Resources: Archives Alumni Oral History Project Files