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The Governor's Office under Goodwin Knight : oral history transcripts / and related material, 1979-1980.
BANC MSS 81/130 c; BANC MSS 81/130 c suppl.; Phonotape 1373 C :1; Phonotape 1373 C :2; ...
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Title:

The Governor's Office under Goodwin Knight : oral history transcripts: and related material, 1979-1980

Creator/Contributor:

Sharp, Sarah L. (Sarah Lee), 1949-, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Barrett, Douglas, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bright, Tom M. (Tom Moores), 1907-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Groves, Sadie Perlin, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Lemmon, Maryalice, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Mason, Paul, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Rowland, James H., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Interviews with five staff members. Interviewees (copies of photographs and of documentary material inserted), and titles of interviews, as follows: Douglas Barrett. Goodwin Knight's Governor's Office, 1953-1958, and the Youth Authority, 1958-1965. Press secretary and personal friend. Tom M. Bright. The Governor's Office of Goodwin J. Knight, 1953-1958. Departmental secretary and press secretary. Sadie Perlin Groves. A Career as Private Secretary to Goodwin Knight, 1952-1958. Maryalice Lemmon. Working in the Governor's Office, 1950-1959. Working in secretarial capacities for Governors Earl Warren and Pat Brown also. Paul Mason. Covering the Legislature for Governor Goodwin J. Knight. Executive and legislative secretary. Comments also on California water plan and liquor lobby. All interviewees comment on inner workings of the governor's office, the transition from the Warren administration, contrasts with Warren, Knight as governor and politician, and the campaigns in which he was involved, including the 1958 gubernatorial campaign.
Phonotape 1373 C:1-5, Douglas Barrett; Phonotape 1373 C:6-7: Tom M. Bright; Phonotape 1373 C:8-13: Paul Mason; Phonotape 4026 C:1-2: Sadie Perlin Groves; Phonotape 4026 C:3-4: Maryalice Lemmon.

Date:

1979 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Knight, Goodwin -- 1896-1970
Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974
Brown, Earl A -- 1917-
Brown, Earl A -- 1917-
Knight, Goodwin -- 1896-1970
Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974
Republican Party (Calif.)
California Youth Authority.
California. -- Governor.
California. -- Governor.
California Youth Authority.
Republican Party (Calif.)
Water resources development -- California
Alcohol -- Law and legislation -- California
Alcohol -- Law and legislation
Political science
Water resources development
California -- Politics and government
California
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

tape recorded interviews conducted 1979 by Sarah Sharp and James H. Rowland for the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1980 :
Supplementary material in portfolio.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Transcript also available online.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

1 volume + 1 portfolio.
17 sound cassettes

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z262v
BANC MSS 81/130 c
BANC MSS 81/130 c suppl.
Phonotape 1373 C :1
Phonotape 1373 C :2
Phonotape 1373 C :3
Phonotape 1373 C :4
Phonotape 1373 C :5
Phonotape 1373 C :6
Phonotape 1373 C :7
Phonotape 1373 C :8
Phonotape 1373 C :9
Phonotape 1373 C :10
Phonotape 1373 C :11
Phonotape 1373 C :12
Phonotape 1373 C :13
Phonotape 4026 C :1
Phonotape 4026 C :2
Phonotape 4026 C :3
Phonotape 4026 C :4

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. 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:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z262v