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Levi Strauss & Co. executive, Bay Area philanthropist, and owner of the Oakland Athletics : oral history transcript / 1995.
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Levi Strauss & Co. executive, Bay Area philanthropist, and owner of the Oakland Athletics : oral history transcript / 1995
Levi Strauss and Company executive, Bay Area philanthropist, and owner of the Oakland Athletics

Creator/Contributor:

Haas, Walter A., 1916-1995, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Heyns, Roger W. (Roger William), 1918-1995

Creator/Contributor:

Lage, Ann, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Guiney, Rite, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Haas discusses his family background, friendships, and education at the University of California, Berkeley, and Harvard; his associationwith Levi Strauss & Co., and ownership of the Oakland Athletics baseball team. Topics include management practices, philanthropic activity, social responsibility, membership in various clubs, and team management.
Appended: Interview with Rita Guiney, secretary at Levi Strauss 1947-1987, conducted Nov. 9, 1994.

Date:

1995 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Business enterprises -- United States
Businessmen -- California -- Interviews
Entreprises -- √Čtats-Unis
Hommes d'affaires -- Californie -- Entretiens
Business enterprises
Businessmen
California
United States
Levi Strauss and Company.
Oakland Athletics (Baseball team)
Levi Strauss and Company.
Oakland Athletics (Baseball team)

Note:

Walter A. Haas, Jr. ; with an introduction by Roger W. Heyns ; interviews conducted by Ann Lage in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interview also available: classified as Phonotape 2833 C:1-16.
Also available online.
Volume includes index.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

biography
Interviews.
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 volume (vii, 299 pages) : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 28 cm
16 audiocassettes

Language:

English

Origin:

California

Classification:

HD9940.U6 H3 1995

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Item:

Levi Strauss & Co. executive, Bay Area philanthropist, and owner of the Oakland Athletics : oral history transcript 1995 : Haas, Walter A., 1916-1995. : (OCoLC)1085994903