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Guide to the Friends of the Newport Coast Records MS.R.157
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  • Access
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Publication Rights
  • Historical Background
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary

  • Title: Friends of the Newport Coast records
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.R.157
    Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 5.4 Linear feet (6 boxes)
    Date: circa 1976-2011
    Abstract: The collection consists of records documenting the activities of Friends of the Newport Coast, an environmental organization dedicated to preserving and protecting open space and wildlife habitat on the Newport Coast in Orange County, California. Included are newsletters, legal documents, correspondence, clippings, minutes, pamphlets, public records, reports, and other material.
    Creator: Friends of the Newport Coast.

    Access

    The collection has not been processed. It may contain restricted materials. Please contact the Department of Special Collections and Archives in advance to request access.

    Preferred Citation

    Friends of the Newport Coast records. MS-R157. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Fern Pirkle, 2011 and Claire Schlotterbeck, 2012.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Copyrights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Historical Background

    The Friends of the Newport Coast, established in 1976 as the Friends of the Irvine Coast, was an environmental organization dedicated to preserving and protecting open space and wildlife habitat on the Newport Coast in Orange County, California for the purpose of public use and enjoyment. In 2011, the board voted to disband as the organization had fulfilled its mission.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The collection consists of records documenting the activities of Friends of the Newport Coast, an environmental organization dedicated to preserving and protecting open space and wildlife habitat on the Newport Coast in Orange County, California. Included are newsletters, legal documents, correspondence, clippings, minutes, pamphlets, public records, reports, and other material.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Friends of the Newport Coast.
    Activists -- California -- Orange County.
    Clippings (information artifacts)
    Coastal ecology -- California -- Orange County
    Coasts -- California -- Upper Newport Bay
    Correspondence
    Environmental protection -- California -- Orange County -- History -- Sources
    Environmentalists -- California -- Orange County
    Land use -- Environmental aspects -- California -- Orange County
    Legal documents -- California -- Orange County -- 20th century
    Newport Bay (Calif.) -- Environmental conditions -- 20th century
    Newport Beach (Calif.)
    Newsletters
    Open spaces -- California -- Orange County -- History -- Sources.
    Reports