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Bancroft Library Regional Oral History Office

Overview
Works: 2,233 works in 3,318 publications in 1 language and 9,326 library holdings
Genres: History  Interviews  Biography  Personal narratives 
Roles: Other
Classifications: Z231.5.P7, 686.0922
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Most widely held works by Bancroft Library
Printing as a performing art. by Ruth Teiser( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family winery and the California wine industry by Louis P Martini( Book )

7 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections of his early life, association with various wineries. The development of Martini family properties, vine culture and winemaking techniques. Additional documentary materials included in separate box
Robert Grabhorn : fine printing and the Grabhorn Press by Ruth Teiser( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Association with his brother, Edwin, in his early printing career and with the Grabhorn Press; views on fine printing, other printers, etc. Includes also comments by Jane (Mrs. Robert) Grabhorn on the Grabhorn brothers. Photographs inserted
The Di Giorgios : from fruit merchants to corporate innovators by Robert Di Giorgio( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese-American relocation reviewed : interviews( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary San Francisco by Oscar Lewis( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of writing career; association with Book Club of California; printers, writers. bibliophiles and artists he has known. Photographs inserted
The Julia Morgan architectural history project by Bancroft Library( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A printed word has its own measure" by Jack W Stauffacher( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Establishment of Greenwood Press in San Mateo and later in San Francisco; study in Italy; teaching at Carnegie Institute of Technology and establishment of New Laboratory Press; work at Stanford University Press; comments on his brother, Frank Stauffacher, Jr., the film maker. Photographs inserted. Appended: copies of his talk given at Roxburghe Club April 1969 and his Meditations; On a Pedagogical Discovery by Wilder Bentley, printed by Greenwood Press
Thomas D. Church, landscape architect by Suzanne B Riess( Book )

7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits, ideas, and design by Imogen Cunningham( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Grabhorn press and the Grace Hoper press by Sherwood Grover( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comments on their work for the Grabhorn Press, 1934-1962; the different personalities of Edwin and Robert Grabhorn; the establishment of their own press, the Grace Hoper Press; the small private press movement. Photographs inserted
Marketing California wine and brandy by Alfred Fromm( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Childhood and apprenticeship in Germany, association with various wineries in California, discussion of wine marketing business and business principles. The growth of the wine industry and the contributions of influential individuals. Additional documentary material included in a separate box
California women in botany : Annetta Carter, UC herbarium botanist, collector and interpreter of Baja California plants : Mary DeDecker, botanists and conservationist of the Inyo Region : Elizabeth McClintock, California Academy of Sciences curator, ornamental plant specialists by Carol Holleuffer( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses career as herbarium curator; collecting ornamental plants; conservation of rare native plants in San Francisco
Hope Mendoza Schechter : activist in the labor movement, the Democratic Party and the Mexican-American community by Hope Mendoza Schechter( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this: copies of additional documentary material
The AIDS epidemic in San Francisco : the medical response, 1981-1984 by Sally Smith Hughes( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charting the epidemiological course of AIDS / Selma K. Dritz. Public Health Director : the bathhouse crisis, 1983-1984 / Mervyn F. Silverman ; interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1992 and 1993
Citizen participation in government by Lucile Heming Koshland( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comments on San Francisco and New York Jewish communities; her San Francisco grandmother, Delia Fleishhacker; work with the Liague of Women Voters; educational interests. Photographs included. Appended: copies of letters and clippings relevant to the interview
A life in community service by Emma Moffat McLaughlin( )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview of McLaughlin, community activist in San Francisco, by Helen Maxwell Brewer and Willa K. Baum, 1965, 1968, sponsored by the Regional Oral History Office of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
The action and passion of our times : and related material by Caroline Moore Charles( )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comments on her involvement in volunteer work, as board member, trustee, chairman or president, of various organizations, including League of Women Voters, Stanford Hospital Auxiliary in San Francisco, Rosenberg Foundation, Stanford University Board of Trustees and KQED. Also includes information on her service as lecturer in community service, Mills College, 1949-59
Administration and leadership : and related material by Katherine Towle( )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comments on early life in Berkeley; student days at University of California, Berkeley, 1916-20, and recollections of faculty; teaching at Miss Ransom and Miss Bridges School for Girls, Piedmont, Calif.; tours of duty with The Marine Corps during World War II and 1948-53; work at the University in Recorder's office, with University Press, as Assistant, and then, Dean of Women and Dean of Students; Free Speech Movement. Photographs and documentary material inserted. With this: copies of articles by Miss Towle
Lester Rowntree : California native plant woman : by Lester Rowntree( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with Lester Rowntree's family, friends and colleagues re her contributions to the field of conservation, horticulture and ecology, incuding information on her botanic explorations in California and the West, seed collecting and her California native seed business. Brief interview with Lester Rowntree herself included. Conducted by Rosemary Levenson for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Introduction by Mildred E. Mathias. Copies of photographs and of documentary material supplementing the interviews inserted. Interviewees are as follows: Margaret Campbell. The Lester Rowntree Archive at the California Academy of Science; Robert Ornduff. California Native Plants: A Distinctive Flora; James Roof. Lester Rowntree: The female John Muir; Lester Rowntree. Apothegms; Cedric Rowntree. Lester Rowntree: Her Son's Perspective; Harriette Rowntree. The Daughter-In-Law's View: "It's Been Worth It;" Rowan Rowntree. A Totally Integrated Person; Lester Bradford Rowntree. Walk Softly in Nature; Patricia Rowntree Nash. Memories of Nanni-Esther; Nancy Rowntree, with Jennifer Rowntree. "Keep Your Pores Open and Keep Listening;" Heidi Rowntree Melas, with Erika Rowntree. She Gave an Example; Skee Hamann. Lester Rowntree: Fresh, Free Currents of Life; Jo Stallard. "She Was So Good." Appended: photocopies of additional documentary material, including transcripts of Rowan Rowntree's interviews with his grandmother Lester Rowntree, 1969 and 1971
 
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controlled identityRegional Cultural History Project (University of California, Berkeley)

California Regional Oral History Office

California. University. Regional Oral History Office

Regional Oral History Office

Regional Oral History Office (Bancroft Library)

Regional Oral History Office, University of California

University of California, Berkeley Regional Oral History Office

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