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Civic volunteer, clubwoman and conservationist : oral history transcript / and related material, 1974-1976.
BANC MSS 76/195 c; Phonotape 847 A,C; Phonotape 847 A,C :2 C; Phonotape 847 A,C :3 C
Collection Overview

Title:

Civic volunteer, clubwoman and conservationist : oral history transcript: and related material, 1974-1976

Creator/Contributor:

Lyon, Eleanor Richards, 1889-, creator, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Lyon, Harvey Blanchard, 1918-

Creator/Contributor:

Lyon, Richards Parker, 1916-

Creator/Contributor:

Drury, Newton Bishop, 1889-1978

Creator/Contributor:

Leveson, Rosemary., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Cutter, Alice.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Comments on her marriage to Harvey B. Lyon; residence in Oakland; volunteer work with Oakland Symphony, Children's Hospital, Hospitality House during World War II, and other organizations; her DAR activities; and her interest in conservation, particularly redwoods. Taped recollections of colleagues and friends, including Newton B. Drury and Alice Cutter, incorporated.

Date:

1974 (issued)

Contents:

Reel 1: 5 in. Interview #3, [June, 1974] Track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 1010 ft. -- Reel 2: Interview #6, May 16, 1975. Track 1: 497 ft., track 2: 470 ft. -- Reel 3: Interview #10, June 18, 1975. Track 1: 502 ft., track 2: 230 ft.

Subject:

Lyon, Harvey Blanchard -- 1883-1975
Oakland Symphony Orchestra.
Children's Hospital Medical Center (Oakland, Calif.)
Daughters of the American Revolution. -- California State Society.
Conservation -- California
Oakland (Calif.)

Note:

Eleanor Lyon; tape recorded interview conducted by Rosemary Levenson in 1974-1975. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1976 :
Introduction by Harvey B. Lyon, Jr. and Richards P. Lyon.
Photographs and documentary material included and appended.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
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:

154, [108] p. ; 28 cm. + related material.
2 sound cassettes, 1 sound tape reel : analog, 2 track ; 5 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 76/195 c
Phonotape 847 A,C
Phonotape 847 A,C :2 C
Phonotape 847 A,C :3 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.