Matson and Roth family history, a love of ships, horses and gardens
and related material
Lurline Matson Roth; tape recorded interview conducted by Suzanne B. Riess in 1980-1981. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, California, 1982 :
Published 1980 .
About the Book
Recollections of her father, William Matson, and his shipping company; marriage to William Roth; her family; acquisition of Filoli, their home in Woodside; interest in horse breeding and horse shows; volunteer activities.
Appended: copy of her daughter's speech to docents in training at Filoli and copies of articles and clippings supporting the interview.
Included also: photocopy of tape-recorded interview with Toichi Domoto of Domoto Brothers Nursery which supplied plants for Filoli.
With this: additional documentary material, including handbook for Filoli docents giving tours.
Table of Contents
|Partial interviews. Reel 1: L.M. Roth, Nov. 13, 1980. Concerning shipping|
|Reel 2: L.M. Roth, May 11, 1981. Concerning Filoli Gardens|
|Reel 3: L.M. Roth, cont.|
|Reel 4: L.R. Coonan, Sep. 30, 1980. Talk to docents at Filoli Gardens on Roth history|
|Reel 5: Toichi Domoto, May 26, 1981. Concerning horticulture and Filoli Gardnes|
|Reel 6: Domoto, cont. Reels 1 and 4 are 5 in., others are cassettes.|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||1 v. (, ii, 271 p.) ; 1 portfolio. 4 sound cassettes, 2 sound tape reels :|
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|April 1, 2008||Created by an anonymous user||Initial record created, from Internet Archive MARC record.|