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The Resource Oral history interview with Raymond T. Seeley ..., by Enid Hart Douglass

Oral history interview with Raymond T. Seeley ..., by Enid Hart Douglass

Label
Oral history interview with Raymond T. Seeley ..., 1990
Title
Oral history interview with Raymond T. Seeley ...
Statement of responsibility
by Enid Hart Douglass
Inclusive dates
1990
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raymond T. Seeley reviews his family background and education. He discusses the impact of the Great Depression on his personal life and its effects on his professional career. Mr. Seeley talks about his political career, both on the county level and in the state legislature. He addresses the legislative needs of his district and the necessity of clean government in general. Mr. Seeley also describes the duties of the California Horse Racing Board and his eight years of service on it
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available in the California State Archives.
Biographical or historical data
Raymond T. Seeley was an independent cattle rancher in the Palo Verde Valley near Blythe. He also was an elected constable in Riverside County and eventually was appointed deputy sheriff. Mr. Seeley was elected to the Riverside County board of supervisors in 1966 and served as its chairman for the last two years of his term. In 1970, he was elected to the state assembly serving two terms. He carried bills pertaining to animal husbandry, fish and game, geothermal resources, and local water districts. In 1982, Mr. Seeley was appointed to the California Horse Racing Board and served two four-year terms.
Cataloging source
CSA
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
  • The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
  • California State University, Sacramento. Library. University Archives.
  • California State University, Fullerton. Library. Oral History Program.
  • Honold Library for the Associated Colleges, Claremont, California.
  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Label
Oral history interview with Raymond T. Seeley ..., by Enid Hart Douglass
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four-hour interview conducted under the auspices of the Oral History Program, Claremont Graduate School, State Government Oral History Program
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes name index.
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
ii, 186 leaves, bound
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214934380
  • ucoclc214934380
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 Raymond T. Seeley ..., by Enid Hart Douglass
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four-hour interview conducted under the auspices of the Oral History Program, Claremont Graduate School, State Government Oral History Program
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes name index.
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
ii, 186 leaves, bound
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214934380
  • ucoclc214934380
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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