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Finding aid of the Jerry Briscoe Collection of Stockton, California Oral Histories
MSS 308  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jerry Briscoe Collection of Stockton, California Oral Histories
    Dates: 1994-2000
    Collection number: MSS 308
    Creator: Briscoe, Jerry B.
    Collection Size: .2 linear feet
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Dept. of Special Collections
    Stockton, California 95211
    Abstract: This collection consists of audio tapes and typed transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Dr. Jerry Briscoe between 1994-1996. Interviewees are predominately residents of Stockton or San Joaquin County who were active in political or civic activities.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Jerry Briscoe Collection of Stockton, California Oral Histories. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Dr. Jerry Briscoe was a Professor of Political Science at University of the Pacific.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection consists of audio tapes and typed transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Dr. Jerry Briscoe between 1994-1996. Interviewees are predominately residents of Stockton or San Joaquin County who were active in political or civic activities. Interviews cover the twentieth century history of Stockton and nearby areas including agricultural and water issues, development and redevelopment, and local political or social organizations. Dr. Briscoe began this oral history project with the goal of interviewing political figures who have knowledge of various local institution and agency histories.

    Arrangement

    Collection is arranged into two series: I. Transcripts of Oral History Interviews; II. Audio Tapes of Oral History Interviews. Files within each series are arranged alphabetically by the interviewees last name.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Benjamin, Theodosia
    Davis, Olive
    DeCarli, Dean, 1908-
    Dunlap, Yvonne
    Waidhofer, Joseph
    Lofthus, Ort J.
    Nelson, Hal
    Ross, Leon T., 1931-
    Agriculture - California - San Joaquin County
    Real estate development - California - Stockton
    San Joaquin County (Calif.) - History
    Stockton (Calif.) - History
    San Joaquin County (Calif.) - Politics and government
    Stockton (Calif.) - Politics and government