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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning the Marshall University Society of Yeager Scholars. At the time of the interview, Mebane Pritchett was president of the Coca-Cola Scholar's Foundation, Inc. She discusses: her personal, educational, and employment background; being Associate & Executive Director of the Morehead Foundation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a detailed discussion of the Morehead Foundation (including its history and the students selected by the program); the Yeager program and how it compares to the Morehead program; individuals such as Dale Nitzschke, Joe Hunnicutt, William Denman, Ralph Albertazzie, Chuck Yeager; the Coca-Cola Scholar's Foundation; and other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-438.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-438, Huntington, WV.