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|Collection:||Making Cancer History Voices Oral History Collection|
|Interviewee:||Matney, Thomas S.|
|Interviewer:||Brunet, Lesley Williams|
|Title:||Thomas S. Matney Oral History Interview 1,|
|Dates:||September 26, 2007|
|Abstract:||Dr. Thomas S. Matney talks with Lesley W. Brunet discuss his youth, family, education, and career at MD Anderson. He begins the interview by talking about growing up in Texas and attending Trinity University of his bachelor's and master's degrees.E He discusses his early career at MD Anderson and his research into bacteria and genetics.|
|Format:||1 streaming video file and 1 interview transcript|
|Interview Length:||1 hour, 20 minutes|
|Language:||Materials are in English|
|Repository:||Historical Resources Center, Research Medical Library, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center|
Thomas Stull Matney was born in Kansas City, Missouri on September 21, 1928. He moved to Texas when he was a child and stayed there for most of his education. He received a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas in 1948. The following year, he received a Bachelor’s in Chemistry as well. He stayed at Trinity to get a Master’s in Biology in 1951.
|Restrictions on Access:||This interview contains no restrictions|
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Matney, Thomas |
Haas, Felix Levere, 1917-
Mefford, Roy B.
|Subjects (Organizations):||University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center -- history
University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston
|Provenance:||Interview with Thomas S. Matney, PhD conducted by Lesley Williams Brunet on September 26, 2007.|
|Preferred Citation:||Thomas S. Matney Oral History Interview 1, September 27, 2007, Research Medical Library, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.|
|Processing Information:||Oral history was edited by Javier Garza, Archivist, Spring 2011.|