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Migration of a working family : from the San Joaquin Valley to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 : oral history transcript / 1986.
BANC MSS 91/47 c; Phonotape 2462 C :1; Phonotape 2462 C :2; Phonotape 2462 C :3; ...
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Title:

Migration of a working family: from the San Joaquin Valley to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 : oral history transcript / 1986
On the waterfront : an oral history of Richmond, California

Creator/Contributor:

Bailey, Vera May Jones, 1905-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Dunning, Judith, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Quay, James.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Describes her family's move from the Midwest to the San Joaquin Valley in 1937, agricultural work, their move to Richmond in 1942 to work in the Kaiser shipyards, health conditions there, asbestosis, war-time rationing, the shipyard closure, Filice and Perelli Canning Co., and the changes that have occurred in Richmond since WWII.

Date:

c1990 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Filice and Perrelli Canning Company -- History
Kaiser Shipyards (Richmond, Calif.)
Shipyards -- California -- Richmond
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- California -- Richmond
Migration, Internal -- California -- History -- 20th century
Asbestosis
Industries -- California -- Richmond -- History
Richmond (Calif.) -- History

Note:

interview conducted by Judith K. Dunning ; introduction by Jim Quay ; Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
ORIGINAL INTERVIEWS RESTRICTED: Use cd copies with call number BANC CD 751.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif. 94720.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[xviii], [183] p. : ill.
3 sound cassettes : analog.
3 sound discs : digitial ; 4 3/4 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z314v
BANC MSS 91/47 c
Phonotape 2462 C :1
Phonotape 2462 C :2
Phonotape 2462 C :3
Phonotape 3029 C :1
Phonotape 3029 C :2
Phonotape 3029 C :3
BANC CD 751 no.1
BANC CD 751 no.2
BANC CD 751 no.3
BANC MSS 91/47 c

Publisher:

California unknown place Berkeley, Calif : University of California

Copyright Note:

ORIGINAL INTERVIEWS RESTRICTED: Use cd copies with call number BANC CD 751.
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. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif. 94720.

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