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The College of Agriculture, University of California, 1922-1952 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1959-1961.
BANC MSS C-D 4046; Phonotape 259 B
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Title:

The College of Agriculture, University of California, 1922-1952 : oral history transcript: and related material, 1959-1961

Creator/Contributor:

Hutchison, C. B. (Claude Burton), 1885-1980, creator, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Baum, Willa K., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Regional Cultural History Project (University of California, Berkeley)

Abstract:

Comments on agricultural education; beginnings of College of Agriculture; directorship of Northern Branch of College at Davis (1922-24); work with the Rockefeller Foundation surveying agricultural education in Europe (1924-28); establishment of Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics; deanship of College of Agriculture (1930-1952); development of experiment stations and extension service; loyalty oath controversy; investigation of farm labor conditions in Imperial Valley (1934); service on advisory boards; mayorship of Berkeley. Photographs inserted and copies of some addresses appended.

Date:

1959 (issued)

Subject:

University of California (1868-1952). -- College of Agriculture.
Berkeley (Calif.). -- Mayor.
Agriculture -- California
Loyalty oaths -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Claude Burton Hutchison ; tape recorded interviews conducted by Willa K. Baum in 1959. Regional Cultural History Project, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1961 :
Phonotape of interview excerpts also available. Track 1: 840 ft., track 2: 232 ft.
Also available on microfilm.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

[591] leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 814:4) and positive.
1 sound tape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ; 7 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-D 4046
Phonotape 259 B

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.