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A wartime journey : from Ottumwa, Iowa to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 : oral history transcript / 1985.
BANC MSS 91/44 c; Phonotape 2461 C; Phonotape 3030 C
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Title:

A wartime journey: from Ottumwa, Iowa to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 : oral history transcript / 1985
On the waterfront : an oral history of Richmond, California

Creator/Contributor:

Cathey, Margaret Louise, 1919-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Dunning, Judith, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Quay, James.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

She recalls leaving her children in Iowa as she joined her first husband in the Richmond shipyards, her work as a welder there, her romance with her crew's leaderman, Ray Cathey, and the general spirit of the times, including her observances of post-war Richmond.

Date:

c1990 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Kaiser Shipyards (Richmond, Calif.)
Shipyards -- California -- Richmond
World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- California -- Richmond
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- California -- Richmond
Industries -- California -- Richmond -- History
Richmond (Calif.) -- History
Richmond (Calif.) -- Social life and customs

Note:

interview conducted by Judith K. Dunning ; introduction by Jim Quay ; Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
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.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif. 94720.
Excerpts published as A wartime journey, 1942.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[xv], 46 p. : ill.
2 sound cassettes : analog.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z312r
BANC MSS 91/44 c
Phonotape 2461 C
Phonotape 3030 C

Publisher:

California unknown place Berkeley, Calif : University of 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. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif. 94720.

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