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The Resource Oral history interview with Hon. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ..., by Jacqueline S. Reinier

Oral history interview with Hon. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ..., by Jacqueline S. Reinier

Label
Oral history interview with Hon. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ..., 1988
Title
Oral history interview with Hon. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ...
Statement of responsibility
by Jacqueline S. Reinier
Inclusive dates
1988
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lyon discusses Republican politics in Southern California in the 1950's, his service in the assembly, procedures of lobbying, comparison of lobbying on the national and state levels, campaign funds, and changes in lobbying in California after passage of the Fair Political Practices Act in 1974. The interview covers the years 1950-1988
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available in California State Archives.
Biographical or historical data
LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. was born in Anaheim, California in 1920. He was educated at the University of Southern California and served in the military during World War II and as a research officer during the United Nations truce talks of the Korean War. In the late 1940's and 1950's, Lyon became active in Young Republicans and worked in Richard M. Nixon's 1950 campaign for the U.S. Senate. He served as California State Assemblyman from 1953 to 1955. From 1955 to 1976 he was a lobbyist for the California Railroad Association. Since 1976 he has worked as a contract lobbyist in Sacramento.
Cataloging source
CSA
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.
Label
Oral history interview with Hon. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ..., by Jacqueline S. Reinier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of an interview completed under the auspices of the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iii, 191 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24112726
  • ucoclc24112726
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. LeRoy E. Lyon, Jr. ..., by Jacqueline S. Reinier
Publication
Note
Transcript of an interview completed under the auspices of the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
iii, 191 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24112726
  • ucoclc24112726
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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