Former University of Iowa President Willard "Sandy" Boyd discusses the 2008 flood

Dublin Core

Title

Former University of Iowa President Willard "Sandy" Boyd discusses the 2008 flood

Subject

Flood Project
Iowa City Flood
Social History; United States History

Description

Former UI President Willard ?Sandy? Boyd describes his flood experience, noting how most of the bridges and major highways around Iowa City shut down during the flood, effectively cutting some residents off from the rest of the community. He also reminds us that the damage extended far beyond Iowa City, and talks about how the flood destroyed much of downtown Cedar Rapids.

Interviewers Eric Zimmer and Noaquia Callahan

Publisher

History Corps, History Dept., University of Iowa

Date

2013-09-13 00:00

Rights

Copyright ? 2013 The University of Iowa

Format

audio/mpeg

Language

eng

Type

Sound

Identifier

http://flashmedia.uiowa.edu/clas/history/historycorps/IC_FloodProject/2013-5/Boyd/Audio/IC_FP_2013_Boyd2.mp3

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Eric Zimmer
Noaquia Callahan

Interviewee

Sandy Boyd

Location

University of Iowa

Duration

00:20:30

Files

Citation

“Former University of Iowa President Willard "Sandy" Boyd discusses the 2008 flood,” History Corps, accessed January 19, 2018, http://dsph-dev.provost.uiowa.edu/historycorps_sandbox/items/show/132.