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Dedicated democrat and city planner : oral history transcript / and related material, 1975-1977.
BANC MSS 77/189 c; Phonotape 1060 A
Collection Overview

Title:

Dedicated democrat and city planner : oral history transcript: and related material, 1975-1977

Creator/Contributor:

Porter, Julia Gorman, 1897-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Recollection of growing up in San Francisco; her husband, Charles Porter, and her brother-in-law, Bruce Porter; involvement with the League of Women Voters; long service in local, state and national Democratic Party activities; women prominent in political circles, including Helen Gahagan Douglas; San Francisco politics; service on the San Francisco Planning Commission; other community activities. Appended: photocopies of documentary material supporting the interview.

Date:

1975 (issued)

Subject:

n-us--- -- n-us-ca
Porter, Bruce -- 1865-1953
Porter, Charles
Douglas, Helen Gahagan -- 1900-1980
Starr, Kevin
Democratic Party (Calif.)
League of Women Voters of San Francisco.
San Francisco (Calif.). -- City Planning Commission.
Women -- Political activity -- United States
City planning -- California -- San Francisco
California -- Politics and government
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Politics and government
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social life and customs
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Julia Porter ; tape recorded interview conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1975. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1977 :
Introduction by Kevin Starr.
Copies of photographs inserted.
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
[15], 195 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1x93
BANC MSS 77/189 c
Phonotape 1060 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.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1x93