The Regional History Project has been documenting the history of the Central Coast of California and the institutional history of UC Santa Cruz since 1963, through oral history. This site includes the transcripts of selected oral histories from the library's collection. To view the the complete catalog of our collection, as well as oral history resources and links to other oral history sites on the Internet, see the Regional History Project website.
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