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Anthony J. Perry's Oral History

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Title

Anthony J. Perry's Oral History

Subject

Anthony J. Perry
Betty Turnell
oral history
recording
interview
Decatur Memorial Hospital
Millikin Court
student
administrative resident
Master's Degree in Hospital Administration
Northwestern University
Assistant Administrator
Associate Administrator
Administrator
Executive Vice-President
President
Chief Executive Officer
Decatur and Macon County Hospital
"The Vigil Never Ceases - Two Miles North"
early life
New England
truck farm
immigrant parents
Bachelor's Degree in Education
military
New York University
meteorology
weather officer
World War II
TWA International
Lisbon, Portugal
Peruvian International Airways
LaGuardia Airport
J.F.K. Airport
Pan-American Airlines
aviation
Norman Bailey
Leon Pullen
professional management
Medicare
modernization of the hospital
employee training
air conditioning
radiology
A.E. Staley Jr.
Graduate Directors' Council
Board rotation
malpractice insurance
Staley Pavilion
Hospital Research and Development Institute
Voluntary Hospitals of America
off-shore insurance company
M.M.I. Companies
Nurses
School of Nursing
Dr. Will Barnes
Ethel Goss
Millikin University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
home care
Visiting Nurses' Association
Home Health Care Program
volunteers
Women's Auxiliary
Fun Fair
DMH Auxiliary
hospital's future
family


Description

This is the oral history of Anthony J. Perry. He was interviewed by Betty Turnell on June 7, 1988. The interview focuses on his time as the CEO of the Decatur Memorial Hospital.

Creator

Interviewee: Anthony J. Perry
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

Anthony J. Perry

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

June 7, 1988

Contributor

Betty Turnell

Rights

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Relation

Decatur Memorial Hospital

Format

.mp3
.pdf

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH44

Coverage

oral history, recording, Anthony J. Perry, Betty Turnell

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

Anthony J. Perry

Location

Millikin Court, Decatur, IL

Transcription

see .pdf

Original Format

cassette tape

Duration

57:38

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown