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Reminiscences of William Edward Colby : oral history transcript / 1953-1954.

Author: William Edward Colby; Corinne Lathrop Gilb; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Concerning his early life and education, with notes on his father, a '49er; experiences as a conservationist, particularly in relation to Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks; Sierra Club: State Park Commission; practice, writing, lecturing and collecting in the field of mining law; interest in Chinese art.
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Named Person: Gilbert Winslow Colby; Hetch Hetchy.
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Edward Colby; Corinne Lathrop Gilb; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
OCLC Number: 26681419
Notes: Phonotape also available.
Description: Transcript : vi, 145 leaves ; 28 cm + related material Copies : 1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 813:10)
Responsibility: of a tape recorded interview conducted by Corinne L. Gilb in 1953. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif.,

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Concerning his early life and education, with notes on his father, a '49er; experiences as a conservationist, particularly in relation to Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks; Sierra Club: State Park Commission; practice, writing, lecturing and collecting in the field of mining law; interest in Chinese art.

A list of important law cases in which Mr. Colby was counsel and a bibliography of his writings, included.

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