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Executive director of the Sierra Club, 1987-1992 : oral history transcript / 1997.
BANC MSS 98/43 c; Phonotape 2892 C:1-8; Phonotape 2892 C:1-8
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Title:

Executive director of the Sierra Club, 1987-1992 : oral history transcript / 1997
Sierra Club oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Fischer, Michael L. (Michael Ludwig), 1940-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Merrow, Susan D.

Creator/Contributor:

Lage, Ann, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Michael Fischer discusses his family and childhood; his work with the California Coastal Commission and with Governor Jerry Brown's Office of Planning and Research, 1973-1985; managing the Sierra Club as Director, finances and fund-raising, the Arctic, the California Desert, relations with Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, lobbying in Washington, D.C., and fostering local Sierra Club groups and chapters.

Date:

1997 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Sierra Club.
California Coastal Commission.
California. -- Office of Planning and Research.
Sierra Club. -- Legal Defense Fund.
Environmentalists -- California -- Interviews
Arctic regions
California Desert National Conservation Area (Calif.)

Note:

Michael L. Fischer ; with an introduction by Susan D. Merrow. Interviews conducted by Ann Lage in 1992 and 1993. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: Sierra Club oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as Phonotape 2892 C.
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. (vii, 191 p.) : facsims. ; 28cm.
8 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3p6s
BANC MSS 98/43 c
Phonotape 2892 C:1-8
Phonotape 2892 C:1-8

Origin:

California

Classification:

333.7205

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/bk0005z3p6s