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The Resource Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ..., by Raphael Sonenshein

Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ..., by Raphael Sonenshein

Label
Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ..., 1987
Title
Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ...
Statement of responsibility
by Raphael Sonenshein
Inclusive dates
1987
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Frank Vicencia discusses lobbying and the legislature before and after the political reforms of Proposition 9 in 1974. There is a special focus on the speakership battles of 1974 and 1980 as well as on the factional divisions within the Democratic caucus. Vicencia's service as speaker pro tem is highlighted
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available.
Biographical or historical data
Frank David Vicencia was elected in 1974 to the California State Assembly representing the Fifty-fourth District. Born and raised in the southern Los Angeles County area he represented, he was a respected businessman and lobbyist at the time of his election. He became known for his efforts to curb child abuse and was a confidant of many prominent legislators. Respected by his peers as a powerful legislator, he was almost selected as a compromise speaker, and was elected speaker pro tem from 1983 to 1986.
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
  • The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
  • California State University, Fullerton. Library. Oral History Program.
  • California State University, Sacramento. Library. University Archives.
  • Honnold Library for the Associated Colleges, Claremont, Calif.
  • University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Location of other archival material
Vicencia's legislative bill files are located at the California State Archives. (Restricted Access)
Label
Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ..., by Raphael Sonenshein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of a five-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, History Department, California State University, Fullerton and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vi, 192 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23008272
  • ucoclc23008272
Terms governing use
Copyright to all program materials is assigned by the interviewee to both the Secretary of State, California State Archives, and the program's cooperating institutions. Copies of interview transcripts can be procured from the State Archives. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.
Label
Oral history interview with Hon. Frank D. Vicencia ..., by Raphael Sonenshein
Publication
Note
Transcript of a five-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, History Department, California State University, Fullerton and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vi, 192 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23008272
  • ucoclc23008272
Terms governing use
Copyright to all program materials is assigned by the interviewee to both the Secretary of State, California State Archives, and the program's cooperating institutions. Copies of interview transcripts can be procured from the State Archives. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.

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