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As I Remember: John Perozzi
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As I Remember
Perozzi, John
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California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
California Revealed from California Polytechnic State University Special Collections and Archives, San Luis Obispo
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Interview with Perozzi, who attended Cal Poly between 1909-1912, during the university's first ten years of existence. Perozzi also worked in maintenance at Cal Poly after graduation, giving him a unique perspective on the growth of the campus between 1909-1967. [00:00:24] John Perozzi describes his initial contact with Cal Poly</br> [00:01:11] Perozzi describes the level of Cal Poly - equivalent to a state technical high school</br> [00:01:51] Perozzi describes his coursework</br> [00:02:45] Campus buildings described</br> [00:06:26] Perozzi describes the students during his first year</br> [00:08:13] Construction of various buildings on campus </br> [00:10:35] Perozzi describes his residency post-graduation</br> [00:13:30] Perozzi describes working in the power plant</br> [00:14:30] Perozzi describes his knowledge of the underground power lines</br> [00:16:46] Pump system and maintenance described through anecdote</br> [00:18:00] Perozzi describes a painting mishap when he broke his leg</br> [00:21:00] Perozzi describes his love for outdoor sports including target shooting</br> [00:23:46] Perozzi describes finding a rattlesnake under his sleeping bag</br> [00:24:50] Baseball discussed</br> [00:25:30] Perozzi describes his everyday retirement life</br> [00:25:59] Perozzi talks about flying</br> [00:27:50] Perozzi describes some pets of his and his friends</br> [00:28:28] Perozzi talks about retiring early</br> [00:29:50] Interviewer George P. Cooper thanks Perozzi for his time and wraps up the interview</br>
Card in box: Name of sponsoring organization: Faculty-Staff Council
1/4 inch audio tape
1 Tape of 1
Dexter Bin 1, U Arch AV Tapes Box 5 (Reels)
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
California Polytechnic State University Special Collections and Archives, San Luis Obispo
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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