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Builders and sustainers of the Independent Living Movement in Berkeley : oral history transcripts. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2000.
Motion Picture 932 D:1-2; Phonotape 3107 C:1-14; Phonotape 3108 C:1-9; Phonotape 3109 C:1-29; ...
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Builders and sustainers of the Independent Living Movement in Berkeley : oral history transcripts. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2000
Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Billngs, Carol Fewell, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Fuss, Michael, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Perotti, Linda, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Cowan, Kathryn, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bonney, Sharon, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Dibner, Eric, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Zukas, Hale, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Brown, Janet, 1949-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Chavez, Phil, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Collignon, Frederick C., interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Kirshbaum, Hal, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Pachovas, Michael, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Uzeta, Raymond, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Johnson, Grahame, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Breslin, Mary Lou, 1944-, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Brand, Jacquelyn, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Steneberg, Doreen Pam, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Jacobson, Denise Sherer, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Drucker, Julie, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Leibowitz, Herbert, 1923-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Lester, Mary, 1951-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

McMuldren, Bette, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Stein, Kenneth, 1947-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Young, Jonathan, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Herbert Leibowitz: Research and training specialist for the rehabilitation services administration, 1971-1990. Mary Lester: Grant writer for the early Center for Independent Living in Berkeley, 1974-1981. Bette McMuldren: Assistant to Judy Heumann and grant writer at the Center for Independent Living, 1975-1980. Kenneth Stein: Public information coordinator for the Center for Independent Living and participant/observer of the disability movement. Interviews conducted by Sharon Bonney, Susan O'Hara and Jonathan Young 1998.
Carol Fewell Billings: Attendant and observer in the early days of the Physically Disabled Students' Progran and the Center for Independent Living, 1969-1977. Michael Fuss: Attendant for Cowell residents, assistant director of the Physically Disabled Students' Program, 1966-1972. Linda Perotti: An employee perspective on the early days of the Cowell Residence Program, Physically Disabled Students' Program, and the Center for Independent Living. Interviews conducted by Kathy Cowan and Sharon Bonney, 1997-1998.
Eric Dibner: Advocate and specialist in architectural accessibility. Hale Zukas: National disability activist, architectural and transit accessibility, personal assistance services. Interviews conducted by Kathy Cowan and Sharon Bonney, 1997-1998.
Janet Brown: Student member of the National Federation of the Blind and first newsletter editor for the Center for Independent Living, 1972-1976. Phil Chavez: Peer counselor at the Center for Independent Living, 1970s-1990s. Frederick C. Collignon: UC professor of City and Regional Planning: policy research and funding advocacy. Hal Kirshbaum: Director of peer counseling at the Center for Independent Living. Michael Pachovas: Berkeley political activist, founder of the Disabled Prisoners' Program. Raymond "Ray" Uzeta: Independent living centers in Berkeley, San Francisco and San Diego: perspective on disability in minority communities. Interviews conducted by Sharon Bonney, Graham Johnson, Mary Lou Breslin and Kathryn Cowan, 1997-1999.
Jacquelyn Brand: Parent advocate for independent living, founder of the Disabled Children's Computer Group and the Alliance for Technology Access. Doreen Pam Steneberg: Parent advocate for educational rights for children with disabilities. Interviews conducted by Denise Sherer Jacobson and Julie Drucker, 1998-1999.

Date:

2000 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Center for Independent Living.
University of California, Berkeley. -- Physically Disabled Students Program.
Cowell Memorial Hospital (Berkeley, Calif.). -- Residence Program.
Disabled Prisoners' Program.
Alliance for Technology Access.
Disabled Children's Computer Group.
People with disabilities -- Political activity -- United States
People with disabilities -- California -- Berkeley
People with disabilities -- Services for -- California -- Berkeley
Children with disabilities -- Education
Barrier-free design
Local transit -- Barrier-free design
People with disabilities -- United States -- Social conditions

Note:

Forms part of: Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement oral history series.
Vol. 1: Audio tape recordings of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3107 C:1-14.
Vol. 2: Audio tape recordings of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3108 C:1-9.
Vol. 3: Audio tape recordings of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3109 C:1-29.
Vol. 4: Audio tape recordings of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3110 C:1-18.
Vol. 5: Audio tape recordings of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3111 C:1-13.
Video interviews of Ken Stein and Hale Zukas also available. Shelved as Motion Picture 932 D:1 (Stein) and 932 D:2 (Zukas).
Also available online.
Duplicate transcripts: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
These manuscripts are made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volumes include indices.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
5 v. : ports. ; 29 cm.
83 sound cassettes.
2 videocassettes : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z130q
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1318
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z132t
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z133c
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z134x
Motion Picture 932 D:1-2
Phonotape 3107 C:1-14
Phonotape 3108 C:1-9
Phonotape 3109 C:1-29
Phonotape 3110 C:1-18
Phonotape 3111 C:1-13
BANC MSS 2001/49 c v.1
BANC MSS 2001/49 c v.2
BANC MSS 2001/49 c v.3
BANC MSS 2001/49 c v.4
BANC MSS 2001/49 c v.5
BANC MSS 2001/49 c
Motion Picture 932 D
Phonotape 3107, etc.

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

These manuscripts are made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z130q
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1318
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z132t
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z133c
http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z134x