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Mark Braly: Oakland Army Base Oral History Prject

Interviewee(s):
Braly, Mark
Interviewer(s):
Rigelhaupt, Jess
Title:
Mark Braly: Oakland Army Base Oral History Prject
Abstract:
Mark Braly was raised in Texas and joined the Air Force as a reservist. During the Vietnam War he worked in Thailand for the U.S. Information Agency. In the 1990s he helped cities and communities adjust to base closures while working with for the Office of Economic Adjustment. Braly then played a key role in facilitating the closure of the Oakland Army Base, with attention paid to economic, environmental, political, and historical elements of base closure.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
39399
Project:
Oakland Army Base
Oskicat record:
b17716051
Rights:
Braly, Mark. "Mark Braly: Oakland Army Base Oral History Prject." Interview by Jess Rigelhaupt in 39399. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2008.