Interview with Alberta B. Johnston, October 13, 2007 (Part 1 Transcript)

Title
Interview with Alberta B. Johnston, October 13, 2007 (Part 1 Transcript)
LC Subject
Johnston, Alberta B. Oral history
Interviewee
Johnston, Alberta B.
Interviewer
Uhlig, Elizabeth
Description
Alberta B. Johnston joined the Oregon Extension Service as a Home Management Specialist in 1963. Johnston's primary focus was Home Economics and became involved in different areas of the home, including consumption and finances. She was also involved with the Mini College program for home makers. Johnston later served as the Extension Area Supervisor for Northwestern Oregon (1975), Assistant Director for County Programs (1979), Associate Director (1982), and Deputy Director of the Extension Service (1987). She retired in 1990 with an Emeritus appointment. Johnston was affiliated with several professional associations, such as the Oregon Home Economics Association, Personal Finance Advisory Committee, Northwest Adult Education Association and the United States Adult Association.
Date
2007-10-13
Identifier
OH14:07a pdf
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Oregon State University Extension Service Faculty and Staff Oral History Collection, 2007-2009 (OH 14)
Format
application/pdf
Set
OSU Extension Faculty and Staff Oral Histories OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2009-12-08
Modified
2009-12-10