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The Resource Oral history interview with Julian Beck ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Oral history interview with Julian Beck ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Label
Oral history interview with Julian Beck ..., 1987
Title
Oral history interview with Julian Beck ...
Statement of responsibility
by Carlos Vásquez
Inclusive dates
1987
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beck discusses his family background, education, secondary school teaching, law practice, career and his major accomplishments while a member of the California State Assembly, service as Governor Edmund G. Brown, Sr.'s legislative secretary, and comments on legislative leadership, partisanship, electioneering, and fundraising, and lobbying for teacher's groups
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available.
Biographical or historical data
In 1942 Julian Beck was elected to the California State Assembly, representing the newly-created Forty-first Assembly District in the San Fernando Valley. He served until 1953, and from 1949 to 1952 was minority floor leader. In 1953 Governor Earl Warren appointed Beck to the Los Angeles Municipal Court bench and, in 1959, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Sr., appointed him to the Superior Court bench in San Fernando. In 1958 he served in the Brown administration as legislative secretary. Beck retired from his judgeship in 1975.
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 Julian Beck ..., by Carlos Vásquez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of a two-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
iii, 97 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23020920
  • ucoclc23020920
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 Julian Beck ..., by Carlos Vásquez
Publication
Note
Transcript of a two-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
iii, 97 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23020920
  • ucoclc23020920
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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