Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Denny Shaffer: Sierra Club Officer and Leader, 1970 to 1997: Focus on Membership, Finances, and Management

Interviewee(s):
Shaffer, Denny
Interviewer(s):
Lage, Ann
Title:
Denny Shaffer: Sierra Club Officer and Leader, 1970 to 1997: Focus on Membership, Finances, and Management
Abstract:
Family background in Colorado, and education, Colorado and UCLA; Dawson's Book Shop, Los Angeles, 1929-1941; Ernest Dawson, Mrs. E. L. Doheny, and other bookmen and collections; Air Corps, 1941-1946, and return to Dawson's, 1946-1954; writings; Free Library of Philadelphia, 1954-1970, and teaching at Columbia, 1960s; California bookman Norman Strouse, and the Silverado Museum, 1970-1992.
Subject area(s):
Natural Resources, Land Use, and the Environment
Advocacy and Philanthropy
Interview date(s):
1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Project:
Sierra Club
Oskicat record:
b10461930
Rights:
Shaffer, Denny. "Denny Shaffer: Sierra Club Officer and Leader, 1970 to 1997: Focus on Membership, Finances, and Management." Interview by Ann Lage in 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996 and 1997. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2006.