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William Taylor (Zack) Brown: a discussion of his life in Berkeley city politics and in the consumers cooperative movement: oral history transcript.
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: William Taylor (Zack) Brown: a discussion of his life in Berkeley city politics and in the consumers cooperative movement: oral history transcript.
    Dates: 1989
    Collection Number: OH--Brown
    Creator/Collector: Brown, William Taylor (Zack) Cohen, Susan, interviewee
    Extent: 1 v (xiv, 79 l.) : ill. ; 29 cm.
    Repository: Berkeley Historical Society
    Berkeley, California 94704
    Abstract: Interview conducted by Susan Cohen, Berkeley, CA., 1984.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    The collection is open for research

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is held by the Berkeley Historical Society. Requests for permission to publish should be addressed to the Oral History Committee of the society.

    Preferred Citation

    William Taylor (Zack) Brown: a discussion of his life in Berkeley city politics and in the consumers cooperative movement: oral history transcript.. Berkeley Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Brown's early career, New Deal depression work and first cooperative experience; involvement in Berkeley politics; growth of Democratic power; campaigns for City Council; priorities for City Council including downzoning and street barriers; 1969 campaign and other Berkeley City Council issues; minority hiring; Telegraph Avenue demonstrations; Ron Dellums work in Berkeley and in the House of Representatives.

    Indexing Terms

    Berkeley, Calif.--Politics and government
    Consumers Cooperative of Berkeley.
    Oral histories