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Catalyst and teacher; San Francisco Jewish and community leader, 1934-1978 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1979.
BANC MSS 80/5 c; Phonotape 1168 C; Phonotape 1378 C
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Title:

Catalyst and teacher; San Francisco Jewish and community leader, 1934-1978 : oral history transcript: and related material, 1977-1979
California Jewish community oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Kuhn, Marshall H., 1916-1978, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Dorfman, Elaine, 1924-, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Kuhn, Alyson.

Creator/Contributor:

Leonard, Richard M. (Richard Manning), 1908-

Creator/Contributor:

Levy, Harvey L.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on growing up in San Francisco; contributions to Jewish community as religious school educator; volunteer leader, organizer and fund raiser; working for Jewish Welfare Federation; affiliation with Temple Emanu-El; association with Sierra Club and chairmanship of its History Committee; other community volunteer service. Copies of photographs and of documentary material supporting the interview (clippings, letters, etc.) inserted.

Date:

1977 (issued)

Contents:

Phonotape 1168: Reel 1: Nov. 29, 1977. Track 1: 495 ft., track 2: 480 ft. -- Reel 2: track 1: Nov. 29, 1977, 311 ft.; track 2: Dec. 3, 1977, 493 ft. Partial interview. Tapes for remaining interviews are in the Magnes Museum, Berkeley.
Phonotape 1378: Reel 1: Nov. 3, 1977. Track 1: 489 ft., track 2: 290 ft. -- Reel 2: Nov. 15, 1977. Track 1: 477 ft., track 2: 471 ft. -- Reel 3: Dec. 13 and 27, 1977 (not transcribed). Track 1: 483 ft., track 2: blank.

Subject:

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Congregation Emanu-El (San Francisco, Calif.)
Sierra Club.
Jewish Community Federation of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties.
Jews -- California -- San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel

Note:

Marshall H. Kuhn; tape recorded interview conducted by Elaine Dorfman in 1977-1978. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, and the Judah L. Magnes Memorial Museum, 1979 :
Included in the California Jewish community oral history series.
Introductions by Alyson Kuhn, Richard M. Leonard, and Harold L. Levy.
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
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:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
xxi, [42], 364 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.
2 sound cassettes : analog.
3 sound cassettes : analog.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z244x
BANC MSS 80/5 c
Phonotape 1168 C
Phonotape 1378 C

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/bk0005z244x