The Resource Poet and suffragist : : and related material, tape recorded interviews conducted 1959-1963 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979

Poet and suffragist : : and related material, tape recorded interviews conducted 1959-1963 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979

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Poet and suffragist : : and related material, 1959-1979
Title
Poet and suffragist :
Title remainder
and related material
Statement of responsibility
tape recorded interviews conducted 1959-1963 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979
Inclusive dates
1959-1979
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sara Bard Field comments on early marriage to minister and life as missionary bride in India and Burma; return to U.S. and growing interest in socialism and urban reform; role in women suffrage campaign and Woman's Party; relationship with Charles E.S. Wood; friendship with Clarence Darrow; anti-war movement, World War I; radical political and artistic movements in '20s and '30s; establishment of San Francisco School of the Arts of the Theater; friendship with artists and writers of the Bay area and New York, including Beniamino Bufano, George Sterling, John and Llewelyn Powys, Genevieve Taggard, Robinson and Una Jeffers, Lincoln Steffens, Fremont Older, Ralph Stackpole and John Steinbeck; her poetry and that of C.E.S. Wood. Copies of photographs inserted
Cataloging source
CUY
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1882-1974
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Field, Sara Bard
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
Location of other archival material
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1979.141--PIC)
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  • 1906-
  • 1949-1981
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  • Fry, Amelia R
  • Erskine, Dorothy
  • Scholten, Catherine M.
  • Field, Katherine
  • Brophy, Robert J
  • Bancroft Library
  • Suffragists Oral History Project (Bancroft Library)
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  • Wood, Charles Erskine Scott
  • Darrow, Clarence
  • Bufano, Beniamino
  • Sterling, George
  • Powys, John Cowper
  • Powys, Llewelyn
  • Taggard, Genevieve
  • Jeffers, Robinson
  • Jeffers, Una
  • Steffens, Lincoln
  • Older, Fremont
  • Stackpole, Ralph
  • Steinbeck, John
  • San Francisco School of The Arts of The Theatre
  • Women
  • Women poets, American
  • Missionaries' spouses
  • Missionaries' spouses
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
Poet and suffragist : : and related material, tape recorded interviews conducted 1959-1963 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979
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Publication
Note
  • Introductions by Dorothy Erskine and Catherine M. Scholten; afterword by her daughter, Katherine F. Caldwell. Robert J. Brophy participating in joint interview, Aug. 22, 1963
  • Forms part of: Suffragists Oral History Project (Bancroft Library)
  • Partial interviews. Reels 4-5, 8, 13, 15, 17, 21-23, 35-31, 34-36, 40-42, 45 not retained. Interview notes available for reels 1-2, 6, and 9
Accompanying material
related material.)
Contents
Phonotape 1323: Reel 1: Oct. 1, 1959. Track 1: 703 ft. -- Reel 2: Oct. 6, 1959. Track 1: 895 ft. -- Reel 3: Feb. 1, 1960. Track 1: 847 ft. -- Reel 6: Feb. 1, 1960. Track 1: 847 ft. -- Reel 7: May 18, 1960. Track 1: 318 ft. -- Reel 9: June 2, 1960. Track 1: 368 ft. -- Reel 10: June 8, 1960. Track 1: 582 ft. -- Reel 11: Feb. 28, 1961. Track 1: 714 ft. -- Reel 12: Mar. 13, 1961. Track 1: 1433 ft. -- Reel 14: Mar. 28, 1961. Track 1: 838 ft. -- Reel 16: Apr. 26, 1961. Track 1: 811 ft. -- Reel 18: May 23, 1961. Track 1: 426 ft. -- (Reels 19-20 are on one reel) -- Reel 19: June 20, 1960. Track 1: 1426 ft., track 2: 1-94 ft. -- Reel 20: Mar. 22, 1962. Track 2: 95-554 ft. -- Reel 24: Track 1: 794 ft. -- Reel 32: Aug. 16, 1962. Track 1: 348 ft. -- Reel 33: Oct. 4, 1962. Track 1: 1014 ft., track 2: 106 ft. -- Reel 37: Mar. 21, 1963. Track 1: 835 ft. -- Reel 38: May 23, 1963. Track 1: 967 ft. -- Reel 39: May 28, 1963. Track 1: 646 ft. -- Reel 43: July 25, 1963. Track 1: 1181 ft. -- Reel 44: Aug. 8, 1963. Track 1: 396 ft. -- Reel 46: Aug. 22, 1963. Track 1: 1266 ft., track 2: 68-937 ft. Most tapes track 2 blank (unless otherwise noted) -- Phonotape 1531: July 3, 1963
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • [12], xix, 661 p. ;
  • 23 sound tape reels
Materials
  • Transcript :
  • Phonotapes :
Other physical details
analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ;
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 addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
Poet and suffragist : : and related material, tape recorded interviews conducted 1959-1963 by Amelia R. Fry for the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1979
Link
Publication
Note
  • Introductions by Dorothy Erskine and Catherine M. Scholten; afterword by her daughter, Katherine F. Caldwell. Robert J. Brophy participating in joint interview, Aug. 22, 1963
  • Forms part of: Suffragists Oral History Project (Bancroft Library)
  • Partial interviews. Reels 4-5, 8, 13, 15, 17, 21-23, 35-31, 34-36, 40-42, 45 not retained. Interview notes available for reels 1-2, 6, and 9
Accompanying material
related material.)
Contents
Phonotape 1323: Reel 1: Oct. 1, 1959. Track 1: 703 ft. -- Reel 2: Oct. 6, 1959. Track 1: 895 ft. -- Reel 3: Feb. 1, 1960. Track 1: 847 ft. -- Reel 6: Feb. 1, 1960. Track 1: 847 ft. -- Reel 7: May 18, 1960. Track 1: 318 ft. -- Reel 9: June 2, 1960. Track 1: 368 ft. -- Reel 10: June 8, 1960. Track 1: 582 ft. -- Reel 11: Feb. 28, 1961. Track 1: 714 ft. -- Reel 12: Mar. 13, 1961. Track 1: 1433 ft. -- Reel 14: Mar. 28, 1961. Track 1: 838 ft. -- Reel 16: Apr. 26, 1961. Track 1: 811 ft. -- Reel 18: May 23, 1961. Track 1: 426 ft. -- (Reels 19-20 are on one reel) -- Reel 19: June 20, 1960. Track 1: 1426 ft., track 2: 1-94 ft. -- Reel 20: Mar. 22, 1962. Track 2: 95-554 ft. -- Reel 24: Track 1: 794 ft. -- Reel 32: Aug. 16, 1962. Track 1: 348 ft. -- Reel 33: Oct. 4, 1962. Track 1: 1014 ft., track 2: 106 ft. -- Reel 37: Mar. 21, 1963. Track 1: 835 ft. -- Reel 38: May 23, 1963. Track 1: 967 ft. -- Reel 39: May 28, 1963. Track 1: 646 ft. -- Reel 43: July 25, 1963. Track 1: 1181 ft. -- Reel 44: Aug. 8, 1963. Track 1: 396 ft. -- Reel 46: Aug. 22, 1963. Track 1: 1266 ft., track 2: 68-937 ft. Most tapes track 2 blank (unless otherwise noted) -- Phonotape 1531: July 3, 1963
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • [12], xix, 661 p. ;
  • 23 sound tape reels
Materials
  • Transcript :
  • Phonotapes :
Other physical details
analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track ;
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 addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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