East Bay Regional Parks Oral History Collection

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Contra Costa County Historical Society
724 Escobar Street
Martinez, California 94553
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2021


Descriptive Summary

Title: East Bay Regional Parks Oral History Collection
Dates: 1978-2003
Collection Number: 2021.8
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 1 box
Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
Martinez, California 94553
Abstract: Oral history transcripts of interviews with Dollie (Arata) Thompson and Stell (Arata) Perata, Ollie (Damiano) Renzenbrink, and Elinor (Arata) Corsi Girolami.
Language of Material: English

Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

East Bay Regional Parks Oral History Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

Scope and Content of Collection

Transcripts of interviews conducted by Traci Parent. • Dollie (Arata) Thompson and Stell (Arata) Perata on August 17, 1978. They were daughters of Eugene and Onorina Arata of the Arata Ranch, Somersville Road, Antioch, California. • Ollie (Damiano) Renzenbrink on Aug 21, 1978, former resident of the Mount Diablo Coal Field, Contra Costa County, California, regarding the Buffo (Buffa) and Damiano Family History. • Elinor (Arata) Corsi Girolami on September 9, 2003, regarding the history of the Arata Family and the ranch on Somersville Road, Antioch, California.

Indexing Terms

Dollie Thompson
Stell Perata
Ollie Renzenbrink
Elinor Corsi Girolami
Arata
Buffo (Buffa)
Damiano
Somersville Road, Antioch, California
Mount Diablo Coal Field
interview transcripts

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