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Disaster Medical Assistance Teams (DMAT) Oral History Interviews

 
Higher Level Record: MSS 571
Call Number: MSS 571.5
Title: Disaster Medical Assistance Teams (DMAT) Oral History Interviews
Creator: The Historic New Orleans Collection (collector)
Date of Creation: 2007 January 19-20
Extent: 14 interviews, 14 transcripts
Object Name: oral histories (document genres)
digital audio
Collection Type: Oral Histories
Language: Materials entirely in English.
   
Scope and Content: This series consists of oral history interviews with members of FEMA Disaster Medical Assistance Teams (DMAT).
Arrangement: Interviews within this series are arranged alphabetically by interviewee.
Notes: Interview with [name of interviewee], [date of interview], for the Through Hell and High Water: Katrina's First Responders Oral History Project, Mss 571, Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection.
Multimedia: The Katrina Files: A Disaster Medical Team And The Chaos At The New Orleans Arena (WWNO "The Katrina Files" radio segment)
Restrictions: Interviews in this series are open for consultation.
See Collection Level record for detailed restriction statements regarding access and use.
Requesting: Please provide the reference staff with the manuscript call number.
   
Collection Theme(s): Katrina
Subjects: National Disaster Medical System (U.S.)--Disaster Medical Assistance Teams -- More information
New Orleans (La.)
Hurricane Katrina, 2005.
Disaster medicine.
Safety.
Mobile hospitals.
Interagency coordination.
Communications -- Failures.
Logistics.
Related Artwork &
Artifacts:
A Disaster Medical Team And The Chaos At The New Orleans Arena 2020.0045.2.5
Lower Level Records: MSS 571.5.1; DMAT CA-6 Oral History Interviews, Sub-series Level.
Accession Number: 2008.0102
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