Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Fred Sheridan Stripp Jr.: University Debate Coach, Berkeley Civic Leader and Pastor

Interviewee(s):
Stripp, Fred Sheridan Jr.
Interviewer(s):
LaBerge, Germaine
Title:
Fred Sheridan Stripp Jr.: University Debate Coach, Berkeley Civic Leader and Pastor
Abstract:
Growing up in state of Washington and Berkeley; UC Berkeley, 1928-1932; early focus on ministry and Pacific School of Religion, 1932-1936; Berkeley community affairs: NAACP, Kiwanis Club, YMCA, Berkeley Breakfast Club, 1964 mayoral election and fair housing; teaching rhetoric and coaching debate at Cal, 1939-1978; the Loyalty Oath and the Free Speech Movement; weddings and other pastoral duties; family life; orations on Lincoln, the Civil War, the First Ladies.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1990
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11202564
Rights:
Stripp, Fred Sheridan Jr. "Fred Sheridan Stripp Jr.: University Debate Coach, Berkeley Civic Leader and Pastor." Interview by Germaine LaBerge in 1990. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.