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Law enforcement and judicial administration in the Earl Warren era : oral history transcript / and related material, 1970-1981.
BANC MSS 82/44 c; Phonotape 1401 A
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Title:

Law enforcement and judicial administration in the Earl Warren era : oral history transcript: and related material, 1970-1981

Creator/Contributor:

Olney, Warren, 1904-1978, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Stein, Miriam, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Fry, Amelia R., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Elder, Scott.

Creator/Contributor:

Brownell, Herbert, 1904-1996

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Creator/Contributor:

Earl Warren Oral History Project (Bancroft Library)

Abstract:

Discussion of legal and judicial career of his father, Warren Olney, Jr.; his own career working in Contra Costa County District attorney's office, with Earl Warren in Alameda County district attorney's office and in California Attorney General's Office, as counsel of California Crime Study Commission on Organized Crime in Warren's gubernatorial administration, as head of the criminal division of Department of Justice in the Eisenhower administration, and as director of Administrative Office of the Courts. Includes comments on exclusion of Japanese from California during World War II, administration of federal civil rights laws and drafting of 1956 civil rights act; nomination of Earl Warren as Chief Justice of Supreme Court.
Appended: copies of articles, letters, clippings, etc. With this: 1 portfolio of additional documentary material (labeled v.2).

Date:

1970 (issued)

Contents:

Phonotapes : Reel 1: July 28, 1970. Track 1: 1073 ft., track 2: 972 ft. -- Reel 2: July 30, 1970. Track 1: 1015 ft., track 2: 516 ft. -- Reel 3: Aug. 5, 1970. Track 1: 962 ft., track 2: 645 ft. -- Reel 4: Mar. 2, 1971. Track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 1020 ft. -- Reel 5: Mar. 2, 1971. Track 1: 230 ft., track 2: blank -- Reel 6: Jan. 24, 1972. Track 1: 1027 ft., track 2: 1020 ft. -- Reel 7: Jan. 27, 1972. Track 1: 1017 ft., track 2: 1020 ft. -- Reel 8: Jan. 31, 1972. Track 1: 1033 ft., track 2: 405 ft. -- Reel 9: Apr. 27, 1972. Track 1: 1035 ft., track 2: 820 ft. -- Reel 10: May 16, 1972. Track 1: 1013 ft., track 2: 620 ft. -- Reel 11: Mar. 25, 1974. Track 1: 1005 ft., track 2: 875 ft. -- Reel 12: Mar. 25, 1974. Track 1: 1050 ft., track 2: 115 ft. -- Reel 13: Apr. 8, 1974. Track 1: 951 ft., track 2: 955 ft. -- Reel 14: Apr. 8, 1974. Track 1: 740 ft., track 2: blank -- Reel 15: Apr. 17, 1974. Track 1: 995 ft., track 2: 1005 ft. -- Reel 16: Apr. 17, 1974. Track 1: 1010 ft., track 2: 115 ft. -- Reel 17: Apr. 23, 1974. Track 1: 1000 ft., track 2: 1010 ft. -- Reel 18: Apr. 23, 1974. Track 1: 1028 ft., track 2: 195 ft.
Phonotapes, cont.: Reel 19: Dec. 6, 1976. Track 1: 685 ft., track 2: 690 ft. -- Reel 20: Dec. 6, 1976. Track 1: 672 ft., track 2: 676 ft. -- Reel 21: Dec. 6, 1976. Track 1: 605 ft., track 2: blank -- Reel 22: Dec. 7, 1976. Track 1: 685 ft., track 2: 690 ft. -- Reel 23: Jan. 12, 1977. Track 1: 980 ft., track 2: 675 ft. -- Reel 24: Sep. 20, 1977. Track 1: 965 ft., track 2: 665 ft.

Subject:

Olney, Warren -- 1870-1939
Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974
Contra Costa County (Calif.). -- District Attorney's Office.
California. -- District Attorney (Alameda County)
California. -- Office of the Attorney General.
California. -- Special Crime Study Commission on Organized Crime.
United States. -- Department of Justice.
United States. -- Supreme Court.
Law enforcement -- United States
Crime -- United States
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Civil rights -- United States
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Warren Olney; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1970-1977 by Miriam F. Stein and Amelia R. Fry Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981 :
Introduction by Herbert Brownell.
Copies of photographs and of documentary material inserted.
Memorial tribute by Scott Elder.
Included in: Earl Warren Oral History Project (Bancroft Library).
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.
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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
xviii, [10], 523 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.
24 sound tape reels : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ; 5 in.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2886
BANC MSS 82/44 c
Phonotape 1401 A

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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Related Item:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2886