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The Shipboard Murder Case: Labor, Radicalism, and Earl Warren, 1936-1941 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1972-1976.
BANC MSS 77/55 c; Phonotape 916 A; Phonotape 917 A; Phonotape 918 A; ...
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Title:

The Shipboard Murder Case: Labor, Radicalism, and Earl Warren, 1936-1941 : oral history transcript: and related material, 1972-1976

Creator/Contributor:

Stein, Mimi, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Ramsay, Ernest G., 1909-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Grossman, Aubrey, 1911-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Harris, Myron, 1888-1973, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Resner, Herbert, 1909-, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Johnson, Miriam Dinkin, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Odeen, Peter, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Interviews with six participants in the 1936 murder case (known also as the King-Ramsay-Conner case) which involved Earl Warren as Alameda Co. district attorney and members of the Marine Firemen, Oilers, Watertenders and Wipers Association as defendants. Copies of photographs and documentary material included. Ernest G. Ramsay: Reminiscences of a Defendant in the Shipboard Murder Case. Aubrey Grossman: A Defense Attorney Assesses the King, Ramsay, Conner Case. Myron Harris: A Defense Attorney Reminisces. Herbert Resner: The Recollections of the Attorney for Frank Conner. Miriam Johnson: The King-Ramsay-Conner Defense Committee, 1938-1941. Peter Odeen: Captain of the Point Lobos. Interviews also include comments on the labor movement on the Bay Area waterfront in the 1930's, Harry Bridgews, the influence of the communist party in maritime unions, etc.

Date:

1972 (issued)

Subject:

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Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974
Bridges, Harry -- 1901-1990
Unskilled labor -- California
Employees -- California
Blue collar workers -- California
Labor unions -- California
Strikes and lockouts -- California
California -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

tape recorded interviews conducted 1972-1975 by Mimiam F. Stein for the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1976 :
Phonotapes also available.
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.

Physical Description:

print
[329] leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

epo

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1z6z
BANC MSS 77/55 c
Phonotape 916 A
Phonotape 917 A
Phonotape 918 A
Phonotape 919 A
Phonotape 920 A
Phonotape 921 C
BANC MSS 77/55 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/bk0005z1z6z