Title:Business and club life in San Francisco, recollections of a California pioneer scion : oral history transcript: and related
Creator/Contributor:McLaren, Norman Loyall, 1892?-1977, creator, interviewee.
Creator/Contributor:McLaren, Thomas L.
Creator/Contributor:Chetkovich, Michael N.
Creator/Contributor:Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Creator/Contributor:Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.
Creator/Contributor:Teiser, Ruth, interviewer.
Creator/Contributor:Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.
Information on the Ashe family, California pioneers, and his aunt, Elizabeth Ashe and her Telegraph Hill Neighborhood House;
student days at University of California, Berkeley, class of 1914; growth of accounting firm started by his father and eventual
merger with Haskins and Sells; involvement in corporate and charitable boards; club memberships, including presidency of Pacific
Union Club and Bohemian Club; government appointments, including Navy Price Adjustment Board in World War II, treasurer of
UN Conference Committee, San Francisco, and accounting advisor to U.S. delegation, Allied Commission on Reparations, 1945;
professional societies; alumni activities; etc.
With this: one box of additional documentary material, including letters from Dwight D. Eisenhower; autobiographical sketch
written for the Irvine Co.; transcript of his oral history interview done for the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library; copies
of his speeches; clippings; material relating to the Irvine Co.; Also: portions of his oral history previously under seal.
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Hoover, Herbert -- 1874-1964
Telegraph Hill Neighborhood House, San Francisco.
University of California (1868-1952). -- Class of 1914.
Pacific-Union Club (San Francisco, Calif.)
Bohemian Club (San Francisco, Calif.)
University of California, Berkeley. -- Alumni.
Accountants -- California -- San Francisco -- Biography
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Commerce
United States -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley
Norman Loyall McLaren ; tape recorded interview conducted by Gabrielle Morris and Ruth Teiser in 1977. Regional Oral History
Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1978 :
Phonotape also available.
Introductions by Morris Doyle, Thomas L. McLaren, and Michael N. Chetkovich.
Copies of photographs and of documentary material supporting the interview inserted and appended.
Also available online.
, x, 297 p. ; 28 cm. + related material.
BANC CD 196:1-2
BANC MSS 79/84 c
Phonotape 1155 A
Phonotape 3339 C:1-2