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David Schuster: Oral History Interview with David R. Schuster. Water Management and Policy Consultant, 1989-present;General Manager (California) State Water Contractors, 1982-1989;United States Bureau of Reclamation, 1965-1982

Interviewee(s):
Schuster, David R.
Interviewer(s):
Chall, Malca
Title:
David Schuster: Oral History Interview with David R. Schuster. Water Management and Policy Consultant, 1989-present;General Manager (California) State Water Contractors, 1982-1989;United States Bureau of Reclamation, 1965-1982
Abstract:
Family background and youth; B.S. in civil engineering, California Polytechnic University, Pomona, 1965; U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 1965-1982: discussion of San Luis Unit, New Melones Dam, the Delta Standard; mention of Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan, and Secretary of the Interior Cecil Andrus; California State Water Contractors, general manager, 1982-1989: discussion of Peripheral Canal and the Coordinated Operation Agreement (1961-1986); Governors Jerry Brown, George Deukmejian, Pete Wilson, and Water Resources Directors Ronald Robie and David Kennedy.
Subject area(s):
Politics, Law, and Policy
Interview date(s):
1991 1992
Project:
California State Politics
Rights:
Schuster, David R. "David Schuster: Oral History Interview with David R. Schuster. Water Management and Policy Consultant, 1989-present;General Manager (California) State Water Contractors, 1982-1989;United States Bureau of Reclamation, 1965-1982." Interview by Malca Chall in 1991 and 1992. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, .