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Sierra Club president, 1991-1992 : oral history transcript : the club, the Legal Defense Fund, and leadership issues, 1984-1993 / 1997.

Author: Phillip S Berry; Ann Lage; R Frederic Fisher; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Phillip Berry discusses various legal issues relating to the Sierra Club; financial issues and the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, which in 1998 changed its name to the Earth Justice Legal Defense Fund (cf. Appendix B); Sierra Club litigation; his role as Club President; and his views of Mike McLoskey, Douglas Wheeler, and David Brower.
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Interviews
Named Person: David Brower; J Michael McCloskey; Douglas P Wheeler
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip S Berry; Ann Lage; R Frederic Fisher; Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
OCLC Number: 39091741
Notes: Forms part of: Sierra Club oral history series.
Description: Transcript: 1 volume (ix, 126 pages) : illustrations, portrait ; 28 cm Supplementary material: 1 portfolio
Other Titles: Sierra Club oral history series.
Responsibility: Phillip S. Berry ; with an introduction by R. Frederic Fisher ; interviews conducted by Ann Lage in 1993. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,

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Phillip Berry discusses various legal issues relating to the Sierra Club; financial issues and the Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, which in 1998 changed its name to the Earth Justice Legal Defense Fund (cf. Appendix B); Sierra Club litigation; his role as Club President; and his views of Mike McLoskey, Douglas Wheeler, and David Brower.

Mainly skits by Berry and other humorous pieces satirizing the Sierra Club Board of Directors and relating to David Brower and others. Includes volumes of the facetious publications "Sierra Club Management Reporter" and "Sierra Club Word Service."

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