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Title
Building the Democratic Party in California, 1954-1966: Roger Kent
Creator
Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
Brower, Anne H
Fry, Amelia Roberts
Contributor
Kent, Roger
Paul, Alice
Date Created and/or Issued
1976
1977
1980
1981
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
Concerns Kent's political activities as state chairman or Northern California chairman of the Democratic State Central Commitee, 1954-1964, with emphasis on political campaigns, 1954-1966, particularly Stevenson's 1956 presidential campaign and Pat Brown's gubernatorial canpaign's. Kent comments on his work with Department of Defense and the Securities and Exchange Commission; his private law practice; his father, William Kent, and his mother, Elizabeth T. Kent; family life; etc. Related material : copies of speeches, clippings, letters, pamphlets, etc. 2 sound cassettes, one of his memorial service, May 22, 1980; the other an excerpt from an interview with Alice Paul concerning Kent (shelved as Phonotape 2947 C).
Full transcript available: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/ROHO/collections/subjectarea/pol_gov/goodwin_edmundbrown.html
Type
sound
Format
Original
1/4 inch audio tape; 1/8 inch audio cassette
Extent
25 Tapes of 25
Identifier
https://archive.org/details/cabeuroh_000128
BANC MSS 82/102 c; Phonotape 1408 A; Phonotape 2947 C:1-2
Language
English
Provenance
Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
The California Revealed Project is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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