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Riess, Suzanne B.

Overview
Works: 157 works in 218 publications in 1 language and 874 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Interviews  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Interviewer
Classifications: Z1261, 016.9794
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Suzanne B Riess
Catalogue of the Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979 by Bancroft Library ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Julia Morgan architectural history project by Bancroft Library ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas D. Church, landscape architect by Suzanne B Riess ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The making of a documentary photographer by Dorothea Lange ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Schuster Taylor, California social scientist : an interview by Paul S Taylor ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life in architecture : Indian dancing, migrant housing, Telesis, design for urban living, theater, teaching by Vernon Armand DeMars ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DeMars discusses his California boyhood; Panama-Pacific Exposition, Indian dance performances; UC Berkeley School of Architecture, 1931; Telesis; various competitions and building designs; creativity studies with architects; figures in the profession: Eric Mendelsohn, Frank Lloyd Wright, Philip Johnson, Nat Owings, Ralph Rapson, Carl Koch, Don Reay, John Wells, Lawrence Halprin; includes joint interview with Jack Kent
Landscape architecture : the profession in California, 1935-1940, and Telesis by Garrett Eckbo ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geraldine Knight Scott, 1904-1989, a woman in landscape architecture in California, 1926-1989 by Geraldine Knight Scott ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California garden societies and horticultural publications, 1947-1990 by Owen Pearce ( )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothea Lange : the making of a documentary photographer : an interview by Dorothea Lange ( Book )
3 editions published between 1968 and 1979 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview with photographer Dorothea Lange by Suzanne B. Riess, 1960-1961, sponsored by the Regional Oral History Office of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Catalogue II of the Regional Oral History Office, 1980-1998 by Bancroft Library ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architectural practice in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1938-1996 by Joseph Esherick ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Esherik discusses his Quaker background, his mentor uncle Wharton Esherick, and his education at the University of Pennsylvania; his wartime experience; his early clients in the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Francisco chapter of the American Institute of Architects; his thoughts on the work of William Wurster and Bernard Maybeck; the Forties, the Fifties, and the Sixties; teaching at the Dept. of Architecture, University of California, Berkeley; the firm of Esherick, Homsey, Dodge, and Davis; and his philosophy of architecture
Margaret Wentworth Owings : artist, and wildlife and environmental defender by Margaret Wentworth Owings ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
California native plantsman : UC Berkeley Botanical Garden, Tilden Botanic Garden by Wayne Roderick ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roderick discusses his childhood; Roderick family nursery, 1945- 1959; UC Berkeley Botanical Garden, California native plant area, 1960-1976; Tilden Park Botanic Garden, 1976-1982; California Native Plant Society; comments on rare and endangered species inventory
Recollections and reminiscences of life in the Bay Area from 1920 onward by B. H Lehman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A life in physics : Bell Telephone Laboratories and World War II, Columbia University and the laser, MIT and government service, California and research in astrophysics : by Charles H Townes ( )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Townes discusses his family background in South Carolina, education at Furman, Duke, Caltech, Bell Telephone Laboratories; his career as a professor of physics and research Officer in the Navy including research in microwave spectroscopy, the maser and the laser, quantam physics, issues surrounding patents, his Nobel prize, Berkeley in the 60's, astrophysics and infrared work, among others. Includes interview with Townes' wife, Frances Brown Townes
An anthropologist's life in the twentieth century : theory and practice at UC Berkeley, the Smithsonian, in Mexico, and with the World Health Organization by George M Foster ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Family and background, Ottumwa, Iowa; anthropology at Northwestern, Melville Herskovits; Ph. D. at UC Berkeley, Alfred Kroeber, Robert Lowie; first travel to Mexico; marriage to Mary LeCron, 1938, and trip to Austria; research with Sierra Popoluca, 1940-1941; teaching at Syracuse and UCLA; colleagues and work at Smithsonian Institution, Washington and Mexico: Institute of Inter-American Affairs, Institute of Social Anthropology, 1943-1953, start of long-term field research in Tzintzuntzan, sabbatical in Spain; UC Berkeley Department of Anthropology since 1953: planning Kroeber Hall, course work, administration, expanding faculty, Ph. D. curricula, funding students; American Anthropological Association presidency; sixties, seventies issues of free speech, ethics, Vietnam war; evolution of medical anthropology; community development advisory role for World Health Organization, Agency for International Development; discusses field work, writing, students, personal change, beliefs, family, friendships, and some current issues in anthropology
Dance at the Temple of the Wings : the Boynton-Quitzow family in Berkeley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Florence Treadwell, and Berkeley and related material by Judd Boynton ( )
in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comments on his grandparents; his mother, Florence Treadwell Boynton and her relationship with Isadora Duncan; growing up in Berkeley; construction of Temple of the Wings; the 1923 Berkeley fire; other members of his family
A life in physics : Bell Telephone Laboratories and World War II, Columbia University and the laser, MIT and government service, California and research in astrophysics by Charles H Townes ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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