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Shinkman, Bernard., 01/01/2004-12/31/2004

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 13
Identifier: GAMMS417.1.125

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

Oral History Transcripts.


  • 01/01/2004-12/31/2004

Collection-level Access Restrictions

The Foreign Affairs Oral History Project transcripts and audio tapes have been returned to the Association for Diplomatic Study and Training in Arlington, Virginia.

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From the Collection: 12 Linear Feet (12 Hollinger Record Storage boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Shelf Location


Container Summary

1 Oral History Transcript Interview of Bernard F. Shrinkman. Discussion: Background; US Army, Vietnam 1967-1968; London, England - Publishing 1968-1976; Entered the Foreign Service 1978; Washington, DC, USIA - Training 1978; Accra, Ghana, Rotation Officer, Cultural Affairs 1978-1979; Mindanao, Philippines - Director, American Center 1979-1981; Department of State - FSI - Serbian language training 1981-1982; Belgrade, Yugoslavia - Director, American Center 1982-1986; USIA - Special Assistant, Bureau of Programs(IIP) 1986-1988; USIA - European Area Desk Officer 1988-1990; London, England - USIA - Press Spokeman 1990-1994; Washington, D.C. USIA - Special Assistant for the Associate Director for Educational and Cultural Affairs 1994-1997; Short-term Assignments, USIA 1997-1998; Ottawa, Canada - Information Officer 1998-2002; State Department - Deputy Area Director, WHA 2002-2004; Life with Harley Davidson.

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

ENGLAND - LONDON - TRANSRIPT - 1968-1976: Transcript

GHANA - ACCRA - TRANSCRIPT - 1978-1979: Transcript

PHILIPPINES - MINDANAO - TRANSRIPT - 1979-1981: Transcript

YUGOSLAVIA - BELGRADE - TRANSRIPT - 1982-1986: Transcript

ENGLAND - LONDON - TRANSCRIPT - 1990-1994: Transcript

CANADA- OTTAWA - TRANSCRIPT - 1998-2002: Transcript


Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057