The Resource Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 : : and related material, Roger Kent; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1976-1977 by Anne H. Brower and Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981

Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 : : and related material, Roger Kent; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1976-1977 by Anne H. Brower and Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981

Label
Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 : : and related material, 1976-1981
Title
Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 :
Title remainder
and related material
Statement of responsibility
Roger Kent; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1976-1977 by Anne H. Brower and Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981
Inclusive dates
1976-1981
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Concerns Kent's political activities as state chairman or Northern California chairman of the Democratic State Central Commitee, 1954-1964, with emphasis on political campaigns, 1954-1966, particularly Stevenson's 1956 presidential campaign and Pat Brown's gubernatorial canpaign's. Kent comments on his work with Department of Defense and the Securities and Exchange Commission; his private law practice; his father, William Kent, and his mother, Elizabeth T. Kent; family life; etc
  • copies of speeches, clippings, letters, pamphlets, etc. 2 sound cassettes, one of his memorial service, May 22, 1980; the other an excerpt from an interview with Alice Paul concerning Kent (shelved as Phonotape 2947 C)
Additional physical form
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as Phonotape 1408.
Cataloging source
CU-BANC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1980
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kent, Roger
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brower, Anne
  • Fry, Amelia R
  • Bancroft Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stevenson, Adlai E.
  • Brown, Edmund G.
  • Kent, William
  • Kent, Elizabeth Thacher
  • Democratic Party (Calif.)
  • California
Label
Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 : : and related material, Roger Kent; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1976-1977 by Anne H. Brower and Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981
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Publication
Note
  • Copies of photographs inserted; copies of obituaries and documentary material appended
  • Introduction by G. Stanleigh Arnold
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • [23], xix, 476 p.)
  • 1 box, 2 sound cassettes.
  • 23 reel to reel tapes, 1 sound cassette.
Materials
  • Transcript (1 v.) :
  • Related material :
  • Phonotapes:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
Building the Democratic Party in California,1954-1966 : : and related material, Roger Kent; tape-recorded interview conducted in 1976-1977 by Anne H. Brower and Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1981
Link
Publication
Note
  • Copies of photographs inserted; copies of obituaries and documentary material appended
  • Introduction by G. Stanleigh Arnold
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • [23], xix, 476 p.)
  • 1 box, 2 sound cassettes.
  • 23 reel to reel tapes, 1 sound cassette.
Materials
  • Transcript (1 v.) :
  • Related material :
  • Phonotapes:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
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 adddressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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