University of Iowa Computer Science Professor Douglas Jones discusses the 2008 flood and the subsequent recovery efforts

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Title

University of Iowa Computer Science Professor Douglas Jones discusses the 2008 flood and the subsequent recovery efforts

Subject

Flood Project
Iowa City Flood
Social History; United States History

Description

Douglas Jones, a University of Iowa Professor of Computer Science, discusses the 140 families who became refugees because of the flood and recounts he and his wife?s experience during what he calls President George W. Bush?s ?disaster junket.? Cognizant of the community?s need to remember the 2008 flood, Jones presciently walked around Iowa City in the days and months afterward, photographing the devastation and recovery efforts. Many of his photos are featured on this site.

Interviewer Noaquia Callahan

Publisher

History Corps, History Dept., University of Iowa

Date

2013-03-01 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/Jones/Audio/UI_FP_2013_Jones2.mp3

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Noaquia Callahan

Interviewee

Douglas Jones

Location

University of Iowa

Duration

00:29:36

Files

Citation

“University of Iowa Computer Science Professor Douglas Jones discusses the 2008 flood and the subsequent recovery efforts,” History Corps, accessed January 19, 2018, http://dsph-dev.provost.uiowa.edu/historycorps_sandbox/items/show/138.