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The joy of flying : Olympic gold, Air Force Colonel, and teacher : oral history transcript / 1993.
BANC MSS 94/75 c; Phonotape 2724 C:1-3
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Title:

The joy of flying: Olympic gold, Air Force Colonel, and teacher : oral history transcript / 1993
University of California black alumni series

Creator/Contributor:

Williams, Archie F., 1915-1993, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Kantor, J. R. K. (James Roland Kristofer), 1928-

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

African American athlete, air pilot, and educator, Williams discusses his childhood in Oakland and education at UC, Berkeley; the 1936 Olympics in Berlin; his career in the U.S. Air Force; and teaching and coaching in Marin County, Calif.

Date:

1993 (issued)

Subject:

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Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)
African American athletes -- Interviews
African American air pilots -- Interviews
African American educators -- Interviews
African Americans -- California -- Interviews

Note:

Archie F. Williams ; with an introduction by J.R.K. Kantor ; interviews conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1992 ; Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Interviewed for The University of California black alumni series.
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 2724 C:1-3
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, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (ix, 85 leaves) : facsims., port. ; 29 cm.
3 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z399r
BANC MSS 94/75 c
Phonotape 2724 C:1-3

Origin:

California

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.

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