Donald S. Hoebel Interview, 1994
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Brief Description: Taped interview with Donald S. Hoebel (B.S. in Communications, 1933; Manager of Illini Publishing Company, 1934-47), done on January 31, 1994, concerning his undergraduate days and his work with Illini Publishing.  Subjects include extracurricular activities, housing, fellow students, classes, professors, fraternities and sororities (especially Chi Psi), rushing, and the Illini Publishing Company including colleagues and staff, its operation and budget, the Champaign vice stories in the Daily Illini (1937-38), and relationships with School of Journalism and local press.  Individuals discussed included Fred Turner, Manning Seil. Anthony Janata, Carl Stephens, Frank Schooley, Fred Siebert, D.W. Stevick, Victor Krannert, and Robert Zuppke, Two 90-minute cassettes.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/91
Created by: Hoebel, Donald S.
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
Acquired: 2/1/94
Arrangement: chronological
Subject Index
Chi Psi
Classroom Instruction
Daily Illini
Housing, Student
Illini Publishing Company
Journalism Education
Student Life
Genres/Forms of Material
Sound Recordings
Languages of Materials
English [eng]