Oral History:

Interview#: OH033
Interviewee: Elaine_Meeker
Interviewer: Levi Anderson, Jeremy Riblett, Robert Altieri
Date: 11/22/2012
Location: Shaw Historical Library
Length: 28:10
Subjects: OIT Diesel Program   

Time Index
0:00 - 1:50 Introductions; Family; Education History.
1:50 - 6:00 Diesel Program; Memories of attending OTI; Extra-curricular activities; OTI classmates.
6:00 - 8:00 Diesel Program; Diesel Program Teachers; Diesel Program classes;
8:00 - 12:00 Life after graduation; Working for ODOT; Life of learning the diesel technology;
12:00 - 14:50 Word of advice to students
14:50 - 15:43 Self Reflection; ODOT
15:43 - 18:30 Thomason Sales and Services, Bend; Only female diesel engineer experience in the workforce.
18:30 - 21:33 How to be remembered; student experience at OTI;
21:33 - 28:10 Diesel Projects; Car Engine Rebuilding; Family;
Picture of Elaine Meeker


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