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The Resource Oral history interview with William H. Trombley ..., by Dale E. Treleven

Oral history interview with William H. Trombley ..., by Dale E. Treleven

Label
Oral history interview with William H. Trombley ..., 1994
Title
Oral history interview with William H. Trombley ...
Statement of responsibility
by Dale E. Treleven
Inclusive dates
1994
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
William H. Trombley's assignment for the Los Angeles Times was to cover higher education, which included reporting on meetings of the University of California Board of Regents. His recollection of observations and impressions of the meetings attended by an increasingly divided regental body during a period of rapid campus physical development and expansion, of persistent student rebelliousness, and of President Clark Kerr's dismissal. They complement articles about California's post-secondary educational institutions
Additional physical form
Audiotape recording available in the California State Archives.
Biographical or historical data
Trombley discusses his family background, education in Buffalo, New York, New Haven, Connecticut, and Watertown, Connecticut. He earned his bachelor of arts degree at Johns Hopkins University and master's in journalism at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Trombley's journalism career began as a reporter at the Waterbury Republican, followed by Life magazine in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco (1953-61), and as staff writer for the Saturday Evening Post (1962-63). In 1965, he joined the Los Angeles Times as a staff writer, a position he retained until 1992. Currently he is senior editor at the California Higher Education Policy Center, a position he assumed in 1992.
Cataloging source
CSA
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
  • California State University, Fullerton. Library. Oral History Program.
  • California State University, Sacramento. Library. University Archives.
  • Honnold Library for the Associated Colleges, Claremont, California.
  • The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
  • University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Label
Oral history interview with William H. Trombley ..., by Dale E. Treleven
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, UCLA, and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ii, 185 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214985772
  • ucoclc214985772
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 William H. Trombley ..., by Dale E. Treleven
Publication
Note
Transcript of a four hour interview completed under the auspices of the Oral History Program, UCLA, and the California State Archives, State Government Oral History Program
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ii, 185 leaves, bound
System control number
  • (OCoLC)214985772
  • ucoclc214985772
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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