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The Resource Oral history interview with Laughlin E. Waters ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Oral history interview with Laughlin E. Waters ..., by Carlos Vásquez

Label
Oral history interview with Laughlin E. Waters ..., 1987
Title
Oral history interview with Laughlin E. Waters ...
Statement of responsibility
by Carlos Vásquez
Inclusive dates
1987
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Waters discusses his family background, education, distinguished combat service during World War II in Europe, service in the California State Assembly, especially his activities related to the state apportionment of 1951, education, and highway construction, and comments extensively on Earl Warren as California governor and United States supreme court justice
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available.
Biographical or historical data
In 1946 Laughlin E. Waters was elected to the California State Assembly, representing the Fifty-eighth Assembly District. He succeeded his older brother, Frank, Jr., who had, in turn succeeded Frank J. Waters, Sr. in representing the Fifty-eighth District. A Republican, Laughlin Waters carried important legislation relating to highway construction, education, and reapportionment. He chaired the legislative committee that reapportioned the California Legislature in 1951. In 1953 Waters was appointed U.S. Attorney for the Southern California District and, in 1961, returned to his private legal practice. In 1976 he was appointed by President Gerald R. Ford to the Federal Court of Appeals, Central District of California.
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 Laughlin E. Waters ..., 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, 180 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23118180
  • ucoclc23118180
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 Laughlin E. Waters ..., 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, 180 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23118180
  • ucoclc23118180
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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