The Resource A life in public service : California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :, interview conducted by Robert A. Van Nest ; introduction by Charles B. Renfrew ; Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley

A life in public service : California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :, interview conducted by Robert A. Van Nest ; introduction by Charles B. Renfrew ; Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley

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A life in public service : California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :, 1987-88
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A life in public service
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California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :
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interview conducted by Robert A. Van Nest ; introduction by Charles B. Renfrew ; Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley
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1987-88
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eng
Summary
Judge Orrick discusses Democratic politics in California, the Kennedy Administration and his tenure in the Justice Department, particularly the New Haven railroad bankruptcy, the civil rights protests in Alabama, the Bahia de Nipe incident, and the Cuban missile crisis. Appointed to the federal bench in 1974, he speaks of some of the cases he heard: Patty Hearst, the Hells Angels, and the desegregation of San Francisco's schools
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CU-BANC
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Northern California U.S. District Court oral history series
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1915-
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Orrick, William H.
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oral history transcript
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  • Renfrew, Charles B
  • Van Nest, Robert A
  • Bancroft Library
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  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Kennedy, Robert F
  • Hearst, Patricia
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • Democratic Party (Calif.)
  • United States
  • United States
  • New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company
  • Bahia de Nipe (Ship)
  • United States
  • Hell's Angels
  • School integration
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Civil rights
  • District courts
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A life in public service : California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :, interview conducted by Robert A. Van Nest ; introduction by Charles B. Renfrew ; Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley
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Volume includes index.
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1 online resource ([vi, xi],292 pages :billustrations)
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remote
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This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to the 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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A life in public service : California politics, the Kennedy administration, and the federal bench :, interview conducted by Robert A. Van Nest ; introduction by Charles B. Renfrew ; Regional Oral History Office, University of California, Berkeley
Link
Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
1 online resource ([vi, xi],292 pages :billustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to the 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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