Guide to the Friends of the Newport Coast Records MS.R.157

Finding aid prepared by Patricia Glowinski; Sara Seltzer
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California, 92623-9557
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© 2014


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

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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