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Matson and Roth family history, a love of ships, horses and gardens : oral history transcript / and related material, 1980-1982.
BANC MSS 83/28 c; Phonotape 1449 A,C
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Title:

Matson and Roth family history, a love of ships, horses and gardens : oral history transcript: and related material, 1980-1982

Creator/Contributor:

Roth, Lurline Matson, 1890-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Riess, Suzanne B., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Kortum, Karl.

Creator/Contributor:

Domoto, Toichi, 1902-

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Recollections of her father, William Matson, and his shipping company; marriage to William Roth; her family; acquisition of Filoli, their home in Woodside; interest in horse breeding and horse shows; volunteer activities.
Appended: copy of her daughter's speech to docents in training at Filoli and copies of articles and clippings supporting the interview.
Included also: photocopy of tape-recorded interview with Toichi Domoto of Domoto Brothers Nursery which supplied plants for Filoli.
With this: additional documentary material, including handbook for Filoli docents giving tours.

Date:

1980 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Matson, William -- 1849-1917
Roth family
Shipping -- Pacific Coast
Horses -- California
Filoli (Woodside, Calif.)
Horticulture -- California
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Lurline Matson Roth ; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1980-1981. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1982 :
Karl Kortum, National Maritime Museum participant in one interview.
Photographs and copies of photographs inserted.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
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.
Addresses.
Family histories.

Physical Description:

print
[6], ii, 271 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2c30
BANC MSS 83/28 c
Phonotape 1449 A,C

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.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z2c30