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Lage, Ann

Overview
Works: 179 works in 344 publications in 2 languages and 942 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Interviewer, Author
Classifications: QK31.C64, 580.92
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Most widely held works by Ann Lage
Reflections on the Sierra Club, the environment, and mountaineering, 1950s-1970s by William E Siri( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews conducted in Richmond, California, 1975-1977, by Ann Lage for the Regional Oral History Office of The Bancroft Library as part of the Sierra Club History Series. Introduction by Phillip Berry; copies of photographs inserted. Comments on scientific studies at Chicago University and the University of California, Berkeley; experiences as a member of the Manhattan Project and later as a biophysicist with the Donner Laboratory, 1945-1974; his work on the use of radioisotopes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases, and studies made in Peru for the Lab on effects of high altitude, 1950 and 1953; association with the Lawrence Laboratory's energy analysis program; Sierra Club activities from 1944 as secretary
Versatile Berkeley botanist : plant taxonomy and university governance by Lincoln Constance( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Eleanor Bollinger : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Jack Bollinger( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack and Eleanor Bollinger were married in 1947. In this joint interview, the Bollingers share their sixty years of memories of the Oakland Army Base. Their memories of the base date back to a fleeting moment around 1940, before the base was commissioned, when Eleanor caught a glimpse of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt touring the area that would become the base. As World War II veteran of the Navy, Jack Bollinger later worked as an electrician building federal Capehart Housing to shelter troops stationed on the base
Fred Gowan : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Fred Gowan( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Gowan was born in 1939 in Oklahoma and enlisted with the Army upon graduating high school in 1958. A career member of the Armed Services, Gowan was stationed at numerous bases in the United States and abroad. Between 1973 and 1976, he was stationed at the Oakland Air Base (OAB). While there he met the woman he would marry in a ceremony at the base chapel. He returned to the OAB in 1984 for another assignment. In this interview, Gowan discusses life as a career Army officer, the core cargo transportation functions of the OAB, and the social and cultural life on military installations
Robert Lippincott : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Robert Lippincott( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Lippincott was born in Ohio in 1918. In 1941 he was drafted into the Army and then admitted to officer candidate school a year later. His assignments included policing the Panama Canal Zone, working as an adjutant for prisoners of war in Germany, and as chief of military police at in the transportation division at the Oakland Army Base. He retired in 1961 after 20 years in the Army as a career officer and subsequently pursued a separate civilian career
Joel W. Hedgpeth : marine biologist and environmentalist : Pycnogonids, progress, and preserving bays, salmon, and other living things by Joel W Hedgpeth( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Thomas : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Michael Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michael Thomas was born in 1960 in Germany, where his father was stationed in the US Army. After graduating high school in 1978, his father took an post at the Oakland Air Base (OAB) and the family moved to the San Francisco Bay Area. Thomas attended San Jose State University and, then, upon graduating enlisted in the Army where he spent 10 years on active service and five in the reserves. While on active duty, he served at the OAB Military Traffic Management Command. He was discharged from the Army in 1993 and went to work for the American President Lines shipping company. In this interview, Thomas discusses his life in the military and the core functions of the OAB
John Compisi : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by John Compisi( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Compisi was born in 1948 and became a career Army officer beginning in 1971. Compisi was stationed at multiple bases in the United States and abroad before coming to the Bay Area in the 1980s where he was assigned to the Military Traffic Management Command and supervised civilian marine cargo specialists. Compisi was sent to Okinawa in 1990 but returned to the Oakland Air Base in 1999 to assist with the base's closure. In this interview, Compisi details his career in the military and discuss life on the Oakland Air Base and technological changes that he witnessed
Louise Harris : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Louise R Harris( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louise Harris was born and raised in the American South. She then migrated to the San Francisco Bay Area in 1945 in search of work. She worked for two years at the Oakland Army Base (OAB) before being laid-off in 1947. By 1950 she was again working as a clerk at the OAB and stayed there until she retired in 1984
Mary Myers : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Mary Myers( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "baby boomer," Mary Myers was born and raised in California. She was trained in traffic management at the Oakland Army Base (OAB) and worked there in the Cargo Operations Division, eventually becoming a manager of other employees. Myers continued to work at the OAB through its closure and thus was in a good position to comment upon the effects of closure on employees and the surrounding community
George L. Collins : the art and politics of park planning and preservation 1920-1979 : an interview by Ann Lage( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Governor Reagan's cabinet and agency administration : interviews( Book )

7 editions published in 1986 in English and English, Middle and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contents - Earl W. Brian: Health and Welfare Policy, 1970-1974: a Narrow Spectrum of Debate. James Gerry Stearns: Joining Reagan's Crusade in Sacramento: Conservation, Agriculture, and Employee Relations. Edwin W. Thomas: The Governor's Cabinet as Policy Forum. Frank J. Walton: Transportation Policies and the Politics of Conservatism
Tugboat Bill Oliveri : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Bill Oliveri( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tugboat Bill Oliveri was a teenager when, in the Second World War, he quit school to join the Merchant Marine. For many years he worked in the engine room of ships anchoring in San Francisco Bay. He eventually settled in the Bay Area where he worked on tugboats, which sometimes operated out of the Oakland Army Base. In this interview, Tugboat Bill discusses marine work, including the rise of intermodal shipping--and, also, the episode of Humphrey the Whale
Saving Point Reyes National Seashore, 1969-1970 : an oral history of citizen action in conservation( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of the 1969-1970 campaign for federal appropriations to complete the Point Reyes National Seashore, including the funding and operation of Save Our Seashore, a citizen group, petition and letter-writing to Congress and President Nixon, and the position of Point Reyes ranchers
Man in the middle : High Sierra packer, timberman, conservationist, and California Resources Secretary by Norman B Livermore( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview topics include: The Sierra Club, Mineral King development, land and energy resources planning, environmental issues, and Ronald Reagan's cabinet system
Citizen activist for the environment : saving San Francisco Bay, promoting shoreline parks and natural values in urban and campus planning : by Sylvia McLaughlin( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National leader in the Sierra Club and the Sierra Club Foundation, 1970-2002, Sierra Club president, 1988-1990 : by Richard A Cellarius( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family background, childhood in the San Francisco Bay Area, education; Michigan years, 1965-1972: postdoctoral study, a deepening involvement with the Sierra Club; living in the Pacific Northwest, Sierra Club involvement in the seventies; the books program in the 1990s and major trends in the Sierra Club agenda; executive directors Mike McCloskey, Doug Wheeler, and Michael Fishcer; president of the Sierra Club, 1988-1990, and current issues; major contributions: the international program, bylaws, and the Sierra Club Foundation
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

Dave Toner : Oakland Army Base Oral History Project by Dave Toner( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave Toner was born in 1959 in Rhode Island. He enlisted in the military in 1977 with plans of ultimately becoming a police officer. He was stationed at the Oakland Army Base and served as a military police officer. In this interview, Toner discusses military police operations and the social and cultural life on the OAB
Hydrology, geomorphology, and environmental policy : U.S. Geological Survey, 1950-1952, and UC Berkeley, 1972-1987 by Luna B Leopold( Book )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses his family background; career with the Soil Conservation Service, Army Corps of Engineers, Pineapple Research Institute, USGS Water Resources Division; the Trans-Alaska oil pipeline; his colleagues; period on the Sierra Club Board of Directors; environmental policy; and teaching and research at UC, Berkeley
 
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