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Disability rights advocate and policy consultant : director of Westside Center for Independent Living, Los Angeles, 1981-1989 /
BANC MSS 2018/147 v.1; BANC MSS 2018/147 box 1; Phonotape 4054 C no.1; Phonotape 4054 C no.2; ...
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Title:

Disability rights advocate and policy consultant: director of Westside Center for Independent Living, Los Angeles, 1981-1989
Disability Rights and Independent Living Movement oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Kailes, June, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Cowan, Kathryn, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office,, issuing body.

Abstract:

Childhood and family in New York; disability; Hofstra University; early activism in PUSH and Disabled in Action; accessibility changes at University of Southern California; work with Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, 1973; interactions with Berkeley Center for Independent Living and Olive View Community Mental Health Center; director of Westside Center for Independent Living, Los Angeles, 1981-89; appointee to the Access Board.
Chiefly memos and and reports on the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL), 1983-1988 from Kailes' tenure there; 1 folder of reports and miscellany on independent living.

Date:

2002 (issued)

Subject:

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Kailes, June -- Interviews
Westside Center for Independent Living (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board.
National Council on Independent Living (U.S.)
People with disabilities -- United States -- Interviews
People with disabilities -- Services for -- California
People with disabilities -- Government policy -- United States

Note:

June Kailes ; interviews conducted by Kathy Cowan in 2002.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.
Interview transcript also available online.
Interviews also available on audiocassette (Phonotape 4054 C).
Oral histories are 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 Permissions Officer, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

1 volume (xviii, 54 pages) : portrait ; 29 cm
1 box (.2 linear feet)
3 audiocassettes

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/roho_disclaimer_cgi.pl?target=http://digitalassets.lib.berkeley.edu/roho/ucb/text/kaisles_june.pdf
BANC MSS 2018/147 v.1
BANC MSS 2018/147 box 1
Phonotape 4054 C no.1
Phonotape 4054 C no.2
Phonotape 4054 C no.3

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator.
Oral histories are 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 Permissions Officer, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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