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California State Department of Education, 1945-1962 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.
BANC MSS 79/86 c v.1; Phonotape 1157 A; BANC MSS 79/86 c v.2
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Title:

California State Department of Education, 1945-1962 : oral history transcript: and related material, 1977-1978

Creator/Contributor:

Simpson, Roy E., 1893-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Riles, Wilson.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on teaching career; service as Superintendent of Public Instruction, 1945-62; working with State Board of Education, the legislature, and governors Warren, Knight and Brown; development of master plan for higher education; role as ex officio member of Regents of University of California; Max Rafferty-Ralph Richardson campaign for superintendency, 1962. With this as v. 2 (portfolio): additional letters and clippings.

Date:

1977 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
California. -- Superintendent of Public Instruction.
California. -- State Board of Education.
University of California (System). -- Regents.
Education -- California
California -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Roy E. Simpson ; tape recorded interview conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1977. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1978 :
Copies of photographs, clippings, biographical sketch, letters and other documentary material supporting the interview inserted and appended.
Phonotapes also available.
Also available online.
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:

print
[7], iv, 129 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2283
BANC MSS 79/86 c v.1
Phonotape 1157 A
BANC MSS 79/86 c v.2

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.

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2283