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Title
A fisherman and whaler: recollections of the Richmond Whaling Station, 1958-1972
Creator
Bancroft Library. Oral History Center
Dunning, Judith K
Contributor
Peterson, Pratt
Date Created and/or Issued
1986-1990
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library
Collection
California Revealed from Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library
Rights Information
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Description
Describes his career as a whaler, the life at sea, types of whales, anti-whaling sentiments, and the closing of the Richmond Whaling Station. He also speaks of his family background and Mormon upbringing.
Type
sound
Format
Original
Audio cassette
Extent
6 Tapes of 6
Identifier
BANC MSS 91/38 c; Phonotape 2457 C
cabeuroh_000109_t1; cabeuroh_000109_t2; cabeuroh_000109_t3; cabeuroh_000109_t4; cabeuroh_000109_t5; cabeuroh_000109_t6
Provenance
Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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