The Resource California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :, Gerda Isenberg ; with an introduction by Bart O'Brien ; interviews conducted by Suzanne B.Riess in 1990, 1991.

California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :, Gerda Isenberg ; with an introduction by Bart O'Brien ; interviews conducted by Suzanne B.Riess in 1990, 1991.

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California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :, 1991
Title
California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :
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Gerda Isenberg ; with an introduction by Bart O'Brien ; interviews conducted by Suzanne B.Riess in 1990, 1991.
Inclusive dates
1991
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Interviewee
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Language
eng
Summary
Isenberg discusses her German family background and garden school education; marriage, and farming and ranching in California; 1931 European Book Shop, San Francisco; assisting German and Austrian refugees, pre-WW II; Japanese-American relocation; work with Palo Alto Fair Play Council and American Friends Service Committee; Yerba Buena Nursery, Woodside, CA: ferns, native plants, nursery management, intern program
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CU-BANC
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California horticulture oral history series
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1901-1997
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Isenberg, Gerda
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oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
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  • Riess, Suzanne B
  • O'Brien, Bart C
  • Bancroft Library
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  • Horticulturists
  • Native plant gardening
Label
California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :, Gerda Isenberg ; with an introduction by Bart O'Brien ; interviews conducted by Suzanne B.Riess in 1990, 1991.
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Note
  • Audio tape recording of the interview also available. (Classified as: Phonotape 2610 C:1-10)
  • Interviewed for the California Horticulture Oral History Series
Accompanying material
supplementary material)
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 148 leaves
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ill., ports. ;
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remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
California native plants nurserywoman, civil rights activist, and humanitarian :, Gerda Isenberg ; with an introduction by Bart O'Brien ; interviews conducted by Suzanne B.Riess in 1990, 1991.
Link
Publication
Note
  • Audio tape recording of the interview also available. (Classified as: Phonotape 2610 C:1-10)
  • Interviewed for the California Horticulture Oral History Series
Accompanying material
supplementary material)
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 148 leaves
Other physical details
ill., ports. ;
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. 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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