Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Leon Richardson: Berkeley Culture, UC and University Extension

Interviewee(s):
Richardson, Leon
Interviewer(s):
Fry, Amelia
Title:
Leon Richardson: Berkeley Culture, UC and University Extension
Abstract:
Education, Michigan, Berlin; digital multiplication; Latin department, UC Berkeley; 1900s culture, artists, and concerts on the West Coast; founding Berkeley Public Library; early years of University Extension; promotion of "Lifelong Learning"; labor education, prison education; Berkeley mayoral election, 1943; comments on Phoebe Apperson Hearst, Warring Wilkinson, John Dewey, John Muir, William Keith, Hermann Grimm, Benjamin Ide Wheeler, Martin Kellogg.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1962
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11234847
Rights:
Richardson, Leon. "Leon Richardson: Berkeley Culture, UC and University Extension." Interview by Amelia Fry in 1962. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1962.