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Guide to the Glenna Matthews Oral History Collection
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Series I:  The Glenna Matthews Oral History Collection, 1986-2000 (bulk 1998-2000)

Physical Description: 4 boxes

Series Scope and Content Summary

In Silicon Valley, Women, and the California Dream: Gender, Class, and Opportunity in the Twentieth Century, Matthews focused on gender, race, and class to examine the development of the Silicon Valley's labor history. The oral histories in the collection document the experiences of fruit-cannery workers, high-tech industry workers, union organizers, and a number of female politicians that formed part of the "Feminist Capital" period of politics in the Silicon Valley.
The collection consists of audio cassette tapes, transcriptions, and select release forms from the interviewers. The interviews include: Bacon, David; Batchet, Robert; Brownstein, Bob; Caleb, Ambrosio; Case, John; Ching, Vicky Kwon; Coates, Karen; Cruz, Jose; Cuffman, Rebecca; Dean, Amy; Farrell, Terry; Ferri, Dora Peregrina; Ficarotta, I.G.; Goddard, Joan, Hawes, Amanda; Henley, Albert; La Barbera, Joe; Lamborn, Patricia; Lofgren, Zoe; Manan, Romie; Mar, Warren; Marshall, Rachel; McCaffrey, Mercedes; McCrorey, Dee; Mendacci, Norma; Naslund, Leila; Newell, Amy; Payne, Perley; Perea, Theresa; Phan, Lien; Powell, Deborah; Rocha, L.H.; Ruffo, Al; Sanchez, Sig; Sawicky, Ed; Shope, Claudia; Smith, Arlene; Smith, Ted; Wakefield, Barbara; Wilson, Susanne; Woods, Pat; Zimmerman, Marlene ;.


This series is arranged alphabetically by last name.
Box 1

Transcriptions: Bacon - Lofgren, 1986-2000

Box 2

Audio Cassette Tapes: Bacon - Lofgren, 2006-2008

Box 3

Audio Cassette Tapes: Manan - Zimmerman, 2006-2008

Box 4

Transcriptions: Manan - Zimmerman, Release forms, 2006-2008