Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Alice Gerstle Levison: Family Reminiscences

Interviewee(s):
Levison, Alice Gerstle
Interviewer(s):
Teiser, Ruth
Title:
Alice Gerstle Levison: Family Reminiscences
Abstract:
A Jewish-Victorian upbringing in San Francisco; the Gerstle and Sloss families; the Alaska Commercial Co.; San Francisco social clubs and customs; the Lilienthals and other prominent families; J. B. Levison; the Fireman's Fund Insurance Co.; the 1906 earthquake and fire; comments on the standards of private and public honor and responsibility of Mrs. Levison's time and her people.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1966
Project:
Community and Identity - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234242
Rights:
Levison, Alice Gerstle. "Alice Gerstle Levison: Family Reminiscences." Interview by Ruth Teiser in 1966. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1967.