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Women workers in World War II : oral history transcripts of tape recorded interviews conducted by students in History 103D. University of California, Berkeley in May, 1979 : and related material, 1979.
BANC MSS 80/85 c; Phonotape 1214 C
Collection Overview

Title:

Women workers in World War II : oral history transcripts of tape recorded interviews conducted by students in History 103D. University of California, Berkeley in May, 1979: and related material, 1979
Donated oral histories collection

Creator/Contributor:

Maupin, Joyce., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Potts, Mary Jean., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hannah, Rosanne., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Rizzolo, Beatrice., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Walling, Effie C., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Berman, Thelma., Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hochman, Stephanie., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Denning, Julie., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Guth, Ingrid., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

West, David R., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Ledeboer, Nancy., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Pais, Ellen., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Interviewees include: Joyce Maupin: Women Workers in San Francisco during World War II; Mary Jean Potts: Working in War Industry; Rosanne Hannah: Serving as a USO Social Director During World War II; Beatrice Rizzolo: Women in the U.S. Marine Corps During World War II; Effie C. Walling: Working in the Mare Island Shipyards during World War II.; Thelma Berman: The Army Nurse Corps during World War II.

Date:

1979 (issued)

Contents:

Reel 1: Maupin interviewed by Hochman, May 9, 1979. Track 1: 427 ft., track 2: 482 ft. -- Reel 2: Potts interviewed by Denning, May 17, 1979. Track 1: 483 ft., track 2: 501 ft. -- Reel 3: Hannah interviewed by Guth. Track 1: 470 ft., track 2: 496 ft. -- Reel 4: Rizzolo interviewed by West, May 15, 1979. Track 1: 419 ft., track 2: 416 ft. -- Reel 5: Walling interviewed by Ledeboer, May 17, 1979. Track 1: 490 ft., track 2: 489 ft. -- Reel 6: Berman interviewed by Pais, May 7, 1979. Track 1: 439 ft., track 2: 503 ft. Interview notes also available.

Subject:

United Service Organizations (U.S.)
United States. -- Marine Corps -- Biography
United States. -- Nurse Corps.
World War, 1939-1945
Women -- Employment
Women in war -- California
Women -- Employment -- California -- History

Note:

Part of the Donated Oral Histories Collection.
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:

6 folders in 1 box + related material.
6 sound cassettes : analog.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 80/85 c
Phonotape 1214 C

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

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.