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The Resource Oral history interview with John F. Burby ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Oral history interview with John F. Burby ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Label
Oral history interview with John F. Burby ..., 1987
Title
Oral history interview with John F. Burby ...
Statement of responsibility
by Carlos Vásquez
Inclusive dates
1987
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Burby discusses his family background, education, World War II military experience, career in journalism, service as press secretary from 1961 to 1967 in the administration of Governor Edmund G. Brown, Sr., and significant events and issues that impacted the Brown administration in that period, and comments on state and local politics in general in Sacramento
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available.
Biographical or historical data
In 1961 Governor Edmund G. Brown, Sr. named John F. (Jack) Burby his press secretary. Burby held that position until 1967. Previously a journalist for the Hawaii bureau of United Press, the "Honolulu Advertiser," and the "San Francisco Chronicle," Burby went on to edit and publish the "National Journal" (Washington, D.C.) from 1970 to 1974. In 1978, he became a staff writer for the "Los Angeles Times" and, in 1983, was named assistant editor of the editorial pages. He is the author of the book, "The Great American Motion Sickness" (1971)
Cataloging source
CLU
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 John F. Burby ..., by Carlos Vásquez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four-and-three-quarters-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ii, 178 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23022070
  • ucoclc23022070
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 and cooperating institutions. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.
Label
Oral history interview with John F. Burby ..., by Carlos Vásquez
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four-and-three-quarters-hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ii, 178 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23022070
  • ucoclc23022070
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 and cooperating institutions. Tape copies are not made for sale or for distribution outside the program.

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