Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Ella Barrows Hagar: Continuing Memoirs: Family, Community, University

Interviewee(s):
Hagar, Ella Barrows
Interviewer(s):
Riess, Suzanne
Title:
Ella Barrows Hagar: Continuing Memoirs: Family, Community, University
Abstract:
Childhood in the Philippines; schooling, Berkeley; father, David Prescott Barrows: with the Taft Commission, with the Commission for Relief to Belgium, military service, UC presidency, 1919-23; personnel work with Weinstock-Lubin, Sacramento, 1919-20; Berkeley social and cultural life in the 1920s, and life in the president's house; marriage to Gerald H. Hagar, attorney and regent; University YWCA history, policies, fund raising; Red Cross service during and after WWII; UC Berkeley committees, alumni groups, the Centennial Fund Management Committee; family.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1972 1973
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11233714
Rights:
Hagar, Ella Barrows. "Ella Barrows Hagar: Continuing Memoirs: Family, Community, University." Interview by Suzanne Riess in 1972 and 1973. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1974.