Guide to the UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research Interview Transcripts and Recordings

UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research staff
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
Charles E. Young Research Library
Department of Special Collections
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 825-4932
Fax: (310) 206-2796
Email: oral-history@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://oralhistory.library.ucla.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research Interview Transcripts and Recordings

Collection number: Contact the library for individual interview transcript call numbers

UCLA. Library. Center for Oral History Research

Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research staff
Date Completed:
2010
Encoded by:
California Digital Library
© 2010 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research interview transcripts and recordings
Dates: 1959-present
Collection number: Contact the library for individual interview transcript call numbers
Creator: UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research
Collection Size: The program's collections total more than 1,100 interviews. 32 selected online items available.
Repository: UCLA. Library. Center for Oral History Research
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Abstract: Oral history interviews related primarily to the history of Southern California and the Los Angeles metropolitan region. Major subject areas include the histories of communities of color, social movements, politics and government, visual arts, jazz, books and fine printing, water resources, and UCLA history.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Copyright Information

All transcripts and recordings published by the Center are protected under the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code). These interviews are being made available for private study, scholarship, and research purposes only, and no part of any transcript or audio may be reproduced, disseminated, or quoted for publication without the written permission of the head of UCLA Library's Center for Oral History Research.

Notes on Access

Interview transcripts and recordings not available through this Web site can be accessed in person at UCLA's Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections. Transcripts, but no recordings, of interviews conducted before 2006 are also available in the Bancroft Library at the University of California, Berkeley.
To purchase a copy of an oral history transcript or recording, please fill out the Oral History Copy Request Form .

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item]. UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research, University of California, Los Angeles.

About the Collection

The UCLA Library Center for Oral History Research was established in 1959 and is one of the oldest and largest oral history programs in the country. It documents the social, cultural, and political history of the Los Angeles metropolitan region through interviews with individuals who have been involved in historically significant events.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Histories of Communities of Color
Social Movements
Politics and Government
Visual Arts
Jazz
Books and Fine Printing
Water Resources
UCLA History


Selected Interviews Available through the OAC

 

African-American artists of Los Angeles oral history transcript : Cecil Fergerson

 

African-American artists of Los Angeles oral history transcript : John W. Outterbridge

 

All the lights the light oral history transcript : Alfred Ligon

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : Augustus F. Hawkins

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : Celes King III

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : Ivan J. Houston

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : John Lamar Hill

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : Marnesba Tackett

 

Black leadership in Los Angeles oral history transcript : Thomas Kilgore, Jr.

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Anthony Ortega

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Buddy Collette

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Cecil McNeely

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Clora Bryant

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Fletcher Smith

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Horace Tapscott

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Jackie Kelso

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Lee Young

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Leroy Hurte

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : Ruben Leon

 

Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript : William Douglass

 

Forty years defending the Constitution oral history transcript : Fred Okrand

 

Honorable in all things oral history transcript : the memoirs of Carey McWilliams

 

The impossible dream oral history transcript : Thomas Bradley

 

In quest of full citizenship oral history transcript : George Beavers

 

Law and social conscience oral history transcript : Ben Margolis

 

New Arenas of Black Influence: Yvonne Brathwaite Burke

 

Oral history interview with Armando Navarro

 

Oral history interview with Arthur L. Alarcon

 

Oral history interview with Augustus F. Hawkins oral history transcript

 

Oral history interview with Gloria Molina

 

Oral history interview with John E. Huerta

 

Oral history interview with Miguel F. Garcia II