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Citizenship in a democracy : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1973.
BANC MSS 74/97 c; Phonotape 823 A
Collection Overview

Title:

Citizenship in a democracy : oral history transcript: and related material, 1971-1973

Creator/Contributor:

Kingman, Harry L. (Harry Lees), 1892-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Kingman, Ruth W.

Creator/Contributor:

Koshland, Daniel E. (Daniel Edward), 1892-1979

Creator/Contributor:

Koshland, Lucile Wolf Heming.

Creator/Contributor:

Levenson, Rosemary, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on long association with Stiles Hall, the University of California YMCA in Berkeley; service in China with the International YMCA, 1921-27; loyalty oath controversy at the University; interest in helping the Japanese-American evacuees during World War II; service as director of west coast regional office of the wartime FEPC; establishment of The Citizens' Lobby in Wash., D.C. after retirement from Stiles Hall in 1957, with special interest in civil rights legislation; volunteer work in John F. Kennedy's presidential campaign. Photographs inserted. Copies of documentary material appended.

Date:

1971 (issued)

Subject:

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Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) -- 1917-1963
Young Men's Christian Associations of North America. -- University of California.
Stiles Hall.
United States. -- Committee on Fair Employment Practice.
Citizens' Lobby for Freedom and Fair Play (Washington, D.C.)
Young Men's Christian associations. China
Loyalty oaths -- California -- Berkeley
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Civil rights -- United States
United States -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Harry L. Kingman ; tape recorded interview conducted by Rosemary Levenson in 1971-1972. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1973 :
Introduction by Lucile and Daniel E. Koshland.
Mrs. Ruth Kingman participant in some of the interviews.
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
[22], 292 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1t2p
BANC MSS 74/97 c
Phonotape 823 A

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/bk0005z1t2p