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A Berkeley boy's service to the medical community of Alameda County, 1935-1994 : oral history transcript / 1994.
BANC MSS 95/154 c; Phonotape 2784 C:1-7
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Title:

A Berkeley boy's service to the medical community of Alameda County, 1935-1994 : oral history transcript / 1994
University of California source of community leaders oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Kay, Harold, 1909-1994, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

LaBerge, Germaine, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Childhood in Berkeley, CA, and 1923 fire; B.A. in international relations, University of California, Berkeley, 1931; medical studies: Creighton University, 1931-1933, University of California, San Francisco, 1933-1935, University of Edinburgh, 1938-1939; reflections on Judaism and Yehudi Menuhin; navy doctor and quarantine officer, American Samoa, 1941-1944; urology practice in East Bay hospitals; local, state and national medical association leadership roles; work with Alameda County Blood Bank, Blue Cross of of California, Alameda County Mental Health Commission, emergency medical services for Alameda and Contra Costa counties; testifying before congressional committee, 1974, on health insurance.

Date:

1994 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- poas---
Menuhin, Yehudi -- 1916-1999
Physicians -- California -- Interviews
Urologists -- California -- Interviews
Jewish physicians -- California -- Interviews
Medical care -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Health insurance -- California
Judaism -- 20th century
Medical care -- American Samoa

Note:

interviewed in 1994 by Germaine LaBerge, Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: University of California Source of community leaders oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2784 C:1-7.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
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.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xiii, 104 leaves) ; 29 cm.
7 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3d0b
BANC MSS 95/154 c
Phonotape 2784 C:1-7

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

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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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3d0b