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Reminiscences of William Edward Colby : oral history transcript / 1953-1954.
BANC FILM 2194; BANC MSS C-D 4002; Phonotape 202:1 B
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Title:

Reminiscences of William Edward Colby : oral history transcript / 1953-1954

Creator/Contributor:

Colby, William Edward, 1875-1964, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Gilb, Corinne Lathrop, 1925-, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Concerning his early life and education, with notes on his father, a '49er; experiences as a conservationist, particularly in relation to Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks; Sierra Club: State Park Commission; practice, writing, lecturing and collecting in the field of mining law; interest in Chinese art.
A list of important law cases in which Mr. Colby was counsel and a bibliography of his writings, included.

Date:

1953 (issued)

Subject:

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Colby, Gilbert Winslow -- 1825-1881
Hetch Hetchy
Sierra Club.
California State Park Commission.
Lawyers -- California
Mining law
Art, Chinese
Conservation of natural resources -- California
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
Sequoia National Park (Calif.)
Kings Canyon National Park (Calif.)
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

of a tape recorded interview conducted by Corinne L. Gilb in 1953. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif.,
Phonotape also available.
Also available on microfilm.
Also available online.
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.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
vi, 145 leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 813:10)

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3v3q
BANC FILM 2194
BANC MSS C-D 4002
Phonotape 202:1 B

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

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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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3v3q