Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Winemakers of the Napa Valley

Interviewee(s):
Martini, Louis M.
Martini, Louis P.
Interviewer(s):
Stone, Lois
Teiser, Ruth
Title:
Winemakers of the Napa Valley
Abstract:
LOUIS M. MARTINI (1887-1974), winemaker, chairman of the board of Louis M. Martini Winery, recalls early years in San Francisco; wine making in Pleasanton and Glenvale; working for Guasti; establishing L. M. Martini Grape Products, Napa Valley, 1933; Martini wines. LOUIS P. MARTINI (1918-), president of the Martini Winery, discusses the winery, the Martini family, and vineyards; wine industry activities and changes since the 1940s.
Subject area(s):
Natural Resources, Agriculture, and the Environment
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1967 1969 1972 1973
Project:
Food and Agriculture - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234310
Rights:
Martini, Louis M. and Louis P. Martini. "Winemakers of the Napa Valley." Interview by Lois Stone and Ruth Teiser in 1967, 1969, 1972 and 1973. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1973.