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William Roth papers, approximately 1970-2000.
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 1; BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 2; BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 3; BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 4; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

William Roth papers, approximately 1970-2000

Creator/Contributor:

Roth, William, 1942-, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Contains writings by William Roth. Also includes small amounts of correspondence and teaching materials.

Date:

1970 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Roth, William -- 1942- -- Archives
People with disabilities -- United States
Children with disabilities
People with disabilities -- United States -- Social policy
Autobiography

Note:

UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
William Roth papers, BANC MSS 2017/267, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Daniel Roth 2017.
In English.
William Roth was born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1942. As a child Roth was diagnosed with the neuromuscular disorder, dystonia. In 1963 he received his Bachelor of Arts from Yale University, and in 1970 he attained his Ph.D. in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. While at Berkeley Roth became involved in the opposition to the Vietnam War. After a few years teaching at Dartmouth College and the University of Vermont Roth served on the Carnegie Council on Children. His activism and research turned to disability rights. In 1978 he began to teach at the University at Albany, State University of New York, and in 1984 he became the Founding Director of the Center for Computing and Disability. Roth died in 2014.

Type:

Manuscripts for publication.

Physical Description:

print
6.25 (5

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 1
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 2
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 3
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 4
BANC MSS 2017/267 carton 5
BANC MSS 2017/267

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

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