Guide to the James Richardson Research Files on the Biography of Willie L. Brown, 1938-1996
California State University, Sacramento Special Collections & University Archives
2000 State University Drive East
Sacramento, CA, 95819-6039
Title: James Richardson research files on the biography of Willie L. Brown
Identifier/Call Number: MSS 1997/01
Contributing Institution: California State University, Sacramento Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 17.5 Linear feet (12 record cartons; 4 manuscript boxes; 1 small box)
Date (inclusive): 1938-1996
James Richardson, a senior writer for the Sacramento Bee, wrote a biography about Willie L. Brown titled "Willie Brown: a biography" (published in 1996). Willie L. Brown was the former mayor of San Francisco and the first African American legislator to represent San Francisco in the California State Assembly (1980-1995).
Consists of James Richardson's research files from his publication, "Willie Brown: a biography".
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[Identification of item including date], [Folder Title], MSS 1997/01, James Richardson research files on the biography of Willie L. Brown, 1938-1996, Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Library, California State University, Sacramento.
Research files were collected by author James Richardson for his publication, "Willie Brown: a biography." In 1997, they were gifted to the University Library at Sacramento State.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
Brown, Willie L. , Speaker, (Brown, Willie Lewis), 1934-
Richardson, James, 1953-
African American legislators -- California -- Biography
California--Politics and government.