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California water issues, 1950-1966 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1979-1981.
BANC CD 585:1-8; BANC MSS 82/32 c; Phonotape 1396 C; Phonotape 3782 C:1-4; ...
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Title:

California water issues, 1950-1966 : oral history transcript: and related material, 1979-1981
Government history documentation oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Goldberg, B. Abbott (Benjamin Abbott), 1916-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Brody, Ralph M., 1912-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Warne, William E., interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bonderson, Paul R., interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Chall, Malca, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Creator/Contributor:

California, Department of Water Resources.

Creator/Contributor:

Goodwin Knight-Edmond G. Brown, Sr. Era Oral History Project

Abstract:

Interviews with five men instrumental in developing California's water plan. Interviewees and titles of interviews, as follows: Edmund G. Brown, Sr.: The California Water Project: Personal Interest and Involvement in the Legislation, Public Support, and Construction, 1950-1966; B. Abbott Goldberg: Water Policy Issues in the Courts, 1950-1966; Ralph M. Brody: Devising Legislation and Building Public Support for the California Water Project, 1950-1960; A Brief History of the Westlands Water District; William E. Warne: Administration of the Department of Water Resources, 1961-1966; Paul R. Bonderson: Executive Officer, Regional and State Water Pollution and Water Quality Control Boards, 1950-1966.

Date:

1979 (issued)

Contents:

Phonotapes: Reel 1: Edmund G. Brown, Sr., Apr. 24, 1979. Track 1: 495 ft. track 2: 492 ft. -- Reel 2: Brown, cont. Track 1: 500 ft., track 2: 498 ft. -- Reel 3: Brown, cont. Track 1: 310 ft., track 2: blank -- Reel 4: Brown, May 8, 1979. Track 1: 495 ft., track 2: 167 ft. -- Reel 5: Abbott B. Goldberg, May 10, 1979. Track 1: 593 ft., track 2: 493 ft. -- Reel 6: Goldberg, cont. Track 1: 495 ft., track 2: 494 ft. -- Reel 7: Goldberg, cont. Track 1: 500 ft., track 2: 498 ft. -- Reel 8: Goldberg, cont. Track 1: 498 ft., track 2: blank -- Reel 9: Ralph Brody, Jan. 23, 1980. Track 1: 500 ft., track 2: 496 ft. -- Reel 10: Brody, cont. Track 1: 495 ft., track 2: 473 ft. -- Reel 11: Brody, cont. Track 1: 498 ft., track 2: 446 ft. -- Reel 12: Brody, Jan. 24, 1980. Track 1: 493 ft., track 2: 498 ft. -- Reel 13: Brody, cont. Track 1: 498 ft., track 2: 496 ft. -- Reel 14: William Warne, Feb. 28, 1979. Track 1: 959 ft., track 2: 953 ft. -- Reel 15: Warne, cont. Track 1: 971 ft., track 2: 978 ft. -- Reel 16: Warne, Mar. 13, 1979. Track 1: 1046 ft., track 2: 1061 ft. -- Reel 17: Warne, cont. Track 1: 968 ft., track 2: 941 ft.
Phonotapes, cont.: Reel 18: Paul Bonderson, June 5, 1980. Track 1: 493 ft., track 2: 493 ft. -- Reel 19: Bonderson, cont. Track 1: 498 ft., track 2: 428 ft. -- Reel 20: Bonderson, cont. Track 1: 492 ft., track 2: 491 ft. -- Reel 21: Bonderson, June 11, 1980. Track 1: 496 ft., track 2: 495 ft. -- Reel 22: Bonderson, cont. Track 1: 493 ft., track 2: 315 ft.

Subject:

Water-supply -- California
California -- Politics and government -- 20th century
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

tape-recorded interviews conducted in 1979-1980, by Malca Chall for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981 :
Included in: Government history documentation oral history series and Goodwin Knight-Edmond G. Brown, Sr. Era Oral History Project.
Copies of photographs and documentary material inserted.
Reels 1-13, 18-22 are cassettes, reels 14-17 are 5 in. Interview notes available for reel 15.
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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
535 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.
18 sound cassettes, 4 sound tape reels : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ; 5 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2863
BANC CD 585:1-8
BANC MSS 82/32 c
Phonotape 1396 C
Phonotape 3782 C:1-4
Phonotape 3782 C:1
Phonotape 3782 C:2
Phonotape 3782 C:3
Phonotape 3782 C:4
BMC 1 box 15

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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2863