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Business and club life in San Francisco, recollections of a California pioneer scion : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.
BANC CD 196:1-2; BANC MSS 79/84 c; Phonotape 1155 A; Phonotape 3339 C:1-2
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Title:

Business and club life in San Francisco, recollections of a California pioneer scion : oral history transcript: and related material, 1977-1978

Creator/Contributor:

McLaren, Norman Loyall, 1892?-1977, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Doyle, Morris.

Creator/Contributor:

McLaren, Thomas L.

Creator/Contributor:

Chetkovich, Michael N.

Creator/Contributor:

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Teiser, Ruth, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Information on the Ashe family, California pioneers, and his aunt, Elizabeth Ashe and her Telegraph Hill Neighborhood House; student days at University of California, Berkeley, class of 1914; growth of accounting firm started by his father and eventual merger with Haskins and Sells; involvement in corporate and charitable boards; club memberships, including presidency of Pacific Union Club and Bohemian Club; government appointments, including Navy Price Adjustment Board in World War II, treasurer of UN Conference Committee, San Francisco, and accounting advisor to U.S. delegation, Allied Commission on Reparations, 1945; professional societies; alumni activities; etc.
With this: one box of additional documentary material, including letters from Dwight D. Eisenhower; autobiographical sketch written for the Irvine Co.; transcript of his oral history interview done for the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library; copies of his speeches; clippings; material relating to the Irvine Co.; Also: portions of his oral history previously under seal.

Date:

1977 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us---
Ash family
Hoover, Herbert -- 1874-1964
Telegraph Hill Neighborhood House, San Francisco.
University of California (1868-1952). -- Class of 1914.
Pacific-Union Club (San Francisco, Calif.)
Bohemian Club (San Francisco, Calif.)
University of California, Berkeley. -- Alumni.
Irvine Company.
Accountants -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Commerce
United States -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Norman Loyall McLaren ; tape recorded interview conducted by Gabrielle Morris and Ruth Teiser in 1977. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1978 :
Phonotape also available.
Introductions by Morris Doyle, Thomas L. McLaren, and Michael N. Chetkovich.
Copies of photographs and of documentary material supporting the interview inserted and appended.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Also available online.

Type:

Oral histories.
Autobiographies.
Addresses.

Physical Description:

print
[25], x, 297 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z227j
BANC CD 196:1-2
BANC MSS 79/84 c
Phonotape 1155 A
Phonotape 3339 C:1-2

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z227j