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Object Name Recording, Audio
Title Bauman, Harvey W., 1917-1992
Date 1980
Scope & Content Interview by Susan Vause of Harvey W. Bauman (b. 07/30/1917), son of David & Emma Witmer Bauman.

Digital copy available
Start time Subject
00:01:22 didn't have much of anything
00:02:24 was shoved down a stairway on his first day of school
00:04:01 met his wife while Christmas caroling
00:06:36 greater openness and honesty today, more accepting of other people
Length of Interview 00:07:18
Notes Obituary:
Bauman, Harvey W., 75, Telford, Pa. Born: July 30, 1917, Lancaster, Pa., to David B. and Emma W. Bauman. Died: Oct 14, 1992, Telford, Pa. Survivors - wife: Veldora (Eshleman) Bauman; children: Wilbur E., Glenn R., Carl R., Leon J., Miriam E. Allison, Ruth Ann Reinford, Ellen; brothers and sisters: Ivan W., David B., Anna Bomberger, Ruth Stoner, Mary Nissley, Dorothy Heller; 16 grandchildren. Predeceased by: Chester Lloyd (son). Memorial service and burial: Oct. 24, Line Lexinton Mennonite Church, by Paul G. Landis and Lowell H. Delp.
He was secretary of the Publication Board of the Mennonite Publishing House from 1950 to 1953. He was principal at Christopher Dock Mennonite High School from 1960 to 1965, and was ordained minister at Line Lexington Mennonite Church in 1968.

(Gospel Herald, Nov. 10, 1992)
Object ID # 2013.25.57
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Bauman, Harvey W., 1917-1992
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes