Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Marshall H. Kuhn: Catalyst and Teacher, San Francisco Jewish and Community Leader, 1934-1978

Interviewee(s):
Kuhn, Marshall H.
Interviewer(s):
Dorfman, Elaine
Title:
Marshall H. Kuhn: Catalyst and Teacher, San Francisco Jewish and Community Leader, 1934-1978
Abstract:
Childhood and family background; religious and community influences; education, Lowell High School and UC Berkeley; early employment experiences: Herbert Fleishhacker's office boy, California Blue Shield, Irwin Memorial Blood Bank, Jewish Welfare Federation; comments on rabbis and cantors of Temple Emanu-El; experiences as a Jewish religious school educator, 1940-77; Jewish Welfare Federation volunteer work; Sierra Club, 1949-78: the history committee, and recollections of members; community volunteer service work: Bay Area Crusade, Boy Scouts of America, and other groups; marriage, family, and personal values.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Advocacy and Philanthropy
Interview date(s):
1977 1978
Project:
Community and Identity - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234879
Rights:
Kuhn, Marshall H. "Marshall H. Kuhn: Catalyst and Teacher, San Francisco Jewish and Community Leader, 1934-1978." Interview by Elaine Dorfman in 1977 and 1978. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1979.