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 :
Roth, Lurline Matson,
Riess, Suzanne B.
Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office.
Karl Kortum, National Maritime Museum participant in one interview.
Photographs and copies of photographs inserted.
Phonotapes: | 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, 198
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;
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.
Filoli Mansion and Gardens (Woodside, Calif.)