Collection consists of volumes of individually catalogued, tape recorded, and transcribed reminiscences of persons living
in California. Interviewees include Peter J. Shields, Francis Peloubet Farquhar, Horace Marden Albright, Ida Sproul, Oscar
Lewis, Joseph Russell Knowland, Ira Brown Cross, James D. Hart, Louis M. Martini, Walter A. Haas, Earl Warren, Wallace Stegner,
the Ghirardelli family, Peter Mondavi, Kurt Herbert Adler, David Pierpont Gardner, Joseph Phelps, Kenneth M. Stampp, and Agustin
Huneeus. UCLA Library Special Collections owns 1264 of the volumes (as of 2012), and there continue to be regular additions.
Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright,
are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright
and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.