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Quay, James

Overview
Works: 12 works in 35 publications in 1 language and 449 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS571.C2, 810.809794090511
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Most widely held works by James Quay
California uncovered : stories for the 21st century by Khaled Hosseini( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containsa selection of writings by authors of various ethnic backgrounds that provide insights into life in modern-day California, including fiction, literary excerpts, interviews, and poetry
National Task Force on Scholarship and the Public Humanities : recommendations of the Task Force by National Task Force on Scholarship and the Public Humanities( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making connections : the humanities, culture, and community by National Task Force on Scholarship and the Public Humanities( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Migration of a working family : from the San Joaquin Valley to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 by Vera May Jones Bailey( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes her family's move from the Midwest to the San Joaquin Valley in 1937, agricultural work, their move to Richmond in 1942 to work in the Kaiser shipyards, health conditions there, asbestosis, war-time rationing, the shipyard closure, Filice and Perelli Canning Co., and the changes that have occurred in Richmond since WWII
In search of the California dream : from Houston, Texas to Richmond, California, 1943 by Eddie Eaton( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses growing up in Houston, Texas, blacks in golf, life in Richmond, California since 1943, the Painters' Union, work in Kaiser shipyard, social life (including blues clubs and churches), move to an all white neighborhood in 1956, and opportunities for black people
Recollections of Point San Pablo and San Francisco Bay by Alan Clarke( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses Point Richmond in the 1920's; Capt. Raymond Clarke and the Richmond-San Rafael Ferry Co.; labor disputes; the black population and racial tensions; World War II changes; bay pollution; Thoman Crowley and the Crowley Maritime Corp.; California bar pilots; the Port of Richmond and the future of Richmond's waterfront
A family's roots in Richmond : recollections of a lifetime resident by Stanley Nystrom( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recollections of a lifetime in Richmond, California. Topics include: schools, Japanese and black communities, Winehaven, whaling, Todd-California Shipyards, WWII era, recruitment of Kaiser shipyard workers, housing, Japanese internment, and redevelopment in the 1960's
A fisherman and whaler : recollections of the Richmond Whaling Station, 1958-1972 by Pratt Nelson Peterson( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes his career as a whaler, the life at sea, types of whales, anti-whaling sentiments, and the closing of the Richmond Whaling Station. He also speaks of his family background and Mormon upbringing
A wartime journey : from Ottumwa, Iowa to the Richmond shipyards, 1942 by Margaret Louise Cathey( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She recalls leaving her children in Iowa as she joined her first husband in the Richmond shipyards, her work as a welder there, her romance with her crew's leaderman, Ray Cathey, and the general spirit of the times, including her observances of post-war Richmond
Memories of a lifelong Richmond resident, 1912 to 1987 : by Marguerite Clausen( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes her family background and business, her childhood and education in Richmond (Calif.), and her working life at the Filice and Perrelli Canning Company. She also recalls Richmond's small town atmosphere of pre-World War II, the changes since then, and her interset in community redevelopment and historic preservation
Recollections of Ferry Point, Richmond, California : by John Andrew Vincent( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recalls his family's relocation to California from Tupelo, Oklahoma in the early 1920s, the "Okie" stereotype, and his recollections of youth at Ferry Point
A conversation with writer David Mas Masumoto( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

CCH executive director, James Quay interviews CCH anthropology contributor David Mas Masumoto, April 17, 2005 at California State University, Chico
 
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