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Sher, Byron D.
Sher, Byron D.
Sher, Byron D. and Steinhart, Peter
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Stanford Historical Society
Byron Sher talks about his background and how he was recruited to Stanford Law School. He reminisces on law school colleagues including Carl Spaeth, Bayless Manning and Herbert Packer, and the growth of the Stanford Law School under Spaeth and Manning. He also discusses his involvement in local politics in the city of Palo Alto and his experience at Stanford during the civil rights era of the 1960s.
Byron D. Sher, Stanford Historical Society, oral histories, interviews, Stanford Law School, and Palo Alto City Council
September 14, 2014
Stanford Historical Society Oral History Program interviews, 1999-2012