Finding Aid for the Public Information Office. Records Relating to Bond Issues. 1954-1972.

Finding aid prepared by University Archives staff, 1991 Feb; finding aid revised by Katharine A. Lawrie, 2013 Jul; machine-readable finding aid created by Katharine A. Lawrie and Caroline Cubé, 2013 Jul.
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©1991 Feb


Title: Public Information Office. Records Relating to Bond Issues.
Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 429
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 4 linear ft. (10 boxes)
Date: 1954-1972
Abstract: This series consists of press releases, correspondence, and planning materials related to specific California Bonds.
Creator: Public Information Office.

Access

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Publication Rights

Copyright of portions of this collection has been assigned to The Regents of the University of California. The UCLA University Archives can grant permission to publish for materials to which it holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or quote must be submitted in writing to the UCLA University Archivist.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Public Information Office. Records Relating to Bond Issues (University Archives Record Series 429). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

Scope and Content

Record Series 429 contains office files relating to campaigns for bonds of interest to the University of California, Los Angeles. Each sub-series within the series is concerned with a single bond and its related state proposition. Files include correspondence, press releases, newspaper clippings, citizen's committees, strategies and planning, meeting minutes, and endorsements. Most sub-series also contain a Fact Book about each bond.
This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.
The collection is organized into the following series:
  1. Series 1. 1968. Proposition 3, 1968. 3 boxes
  2. Series 2. 1970. Proposition 1, 1970. 3 boxes
  3. Series 3. 1972. Proposition 2, 1972. 3 boxes
  4. Series 4. 1958. Proposition 3, 1954-1958. 1 box
  5. Series 5. 1962. Proposition 3, 1962-1963. 1 box
  6. Series 6. 1962. Proposition 1-A, 1962. 1 box
  7. Series 7. 1964. Proposition 2, 1964-1965. 3 boxes
  8. Series 8. 1966. Proposition 2, 1966. 2 boxes

 

1968. Proposition 3. Series 1. 1968.

Extent: 3 boxes

Scope and Contents note

Proposition 3 was a $250 million state bond issue for education to provide:<br> 1) $100 million for construction on the nine campuses of the University of California <br> 2) $100 million for construction on the nineteen campuses of the California State Colleges<br> 3) $50 million for reconstruction of deteriorating elementary and high school buildings built before 1943 in the urban areas of California.</br>
Box 1

Background Material. 1968.

Box 1

Clippings. 1968.

Box 1

Committee of 103. 1968.

Box 1

General Correspondence. 1968.

Box 1

Lists (for promotion purposes). 1968.

Box 1

Press Releases. 1968.

Box 1

Publications. 1968.

Box 1

Role of Proposition 9 on the Ballot. 1968.

Box 1

Speakers' Bureau. 1968.

Box 2

Strategy, Plans, Campaign. 1968.

Box 2

TV and Radio Spots. 1968.

Box 2

UCLA Committee (Meetings and Strategy). 1968.

Box 10

Fact Book, Information Program.

 

1970. Proposition 1. Series 2. 1970.

Extent: 3 boxes

Scope and Contents note

Proposition 1 was a $246.4 million state bond issue to provide for construction and expansion of facilities in the medical and other health sciences.
Box 2

Background Material. 1970.

Box 2

Campus Committee. 1970.

Box 2

Citizen's Committee and Fund-raising. 1970.

Box 2

Correspondence, Memoranda. 1970.

Box 2

Endorsements. 1970.

Box 2

Fact Book, Folder. 1970.

Box 2

Miscellaneous. 1970.

Box 3

Newsclips. 1970.

Box 3

Press Releases. 1970.

Box 3

Reports. 1970.

Box 3

Speeches. 1970.

Box 3

Steering and/or Executive Committee, also Citizens' Committee. 1970.

Box 10

Hubert, Theodore. An Analysis of Proposition 1. 1971 May.

General note

Made as part of course in Political Science 199 at UCLA.
 

1972. Proposition 2. Series 3. 1972.

Extent: 3 boxes

Scope and Contents note

Proposition 2 was a $155,900,000 state bond issue to provide expansion of Health Sciences Facilities at seven University of California campuses.
Box 4

Clippings. 1972.

Box 4

Endorsements. 1972.

Box 4

Fund-raising. 1972.

Box 4

Health Sciences. 1972.

Box 4

Information Regarding Bond Issue. 1972.

Box 4

Invoices, Payments, Stamps. 1972.

Box 4

Organization. 1972.

Box 4

Plan, Timetable. 1972.

Box 5

Press Releases. 1972.

Box 5

Progress Reports from Leo Geier. 1972.

Box 5

Regional Citizens Committee. 1972.

Box 5

Reports to Management Team. 1972.

Box 5

UCLA Campus Commitee. 1972.

Box 10

Informational Material. 1972.

Scope and Contents note

Includes a post-election study, December 1972, examining voting patterns and the resons for them by the State Data Program, Institute of Governmental Studies, UC Berkeley.
 

1958. Proposition 3. Series 4. 1954-1958.

Extent: 1 box

Scope and Contents note

$200,000,000 bond issue for state building construction.
Box 6

Building Program. 1954-1958.

Box 6

Communications. 1956.

Box 6

Correspondence, Memos. 1958.

Box 6

Miscellaneous. 1958.

Box 6

Press Material. 1958.

 

1962. Proposition 3. Series 5. 1962-1963.

Extent: 1 box

Scope and Contents note

$270 million bond issue for college and university construction.
Box 6

[Clippings]. Santa Monica Evening Outlook. 9-Part series. 1963.

Box 6

Background Material, Clippings, etc. 1962 Jun.

 

1962. Proposition 1-A. Series 6. 1962.

Extent: 1 box

Scope and Contents note

$270 million for higher education.
Box 7

Correspondence. 1962.

Box 7

Endorsements. 1962.

Box 7

Fact Book. 1962 Nov 06.

Box 7

News Releases. Citizens' Committee. 1962.

Box 7

News Releases. UCLA. 1962.

Box 7

News Stories, Editorials. 1962.

Box 7

Printed Materials. 1962.

Box 7

Questions and Answers. n.d.

Box 7

Regional co-ordinators. 1962.

Box 7

Speakers' Bureau. 1962.

Box 7

T.V., Radio. 1962.

Box 7

UCLA Campus Committee. 1962.

 

1964. Proposition 2. Series 7. 1964-1965.

Extent: 3 boxes

Scope and Contents note

$380 million bond issue for construction, equipment and site acquisition primarily for the University of California, the State College system, and the public junior colleges; including also projects for the Department of Corrections, Youth Authority, Department of Mental Hygiene, and Department of Conservation.
Box 7

[Correspondence]. 1965 Nov.

Box 8

Arguments. For and against. 1964.

Box 8

Campaign outline, personnel. 1964.

Box 8

Endorsements. 1964.

Box 8

Information reports (from Office of University Relations). 1964.

Box 8

Meetings. Minutes. 1964.

Box 8

Opposition. 1964.

Box 8

Press Clippings. 1964.

Box 8

Press Releases. 1964.

Box 8

Promotion and Promotion Materials. 1964.

Box 8

Things to do for Proposition 2. 1964.

Box 8

Weekly Regional Reports. 1964.

Box 9

Fact Book. 1964.

Box 10

Fact Book, Information Program.

 

1966. Proposition 2. Series 8. 1966.

Extent: 2 boxes

Scope and Contents note

$230 million bond issue for construction and equipment for University of California and State College system facilities, including classrooms, laboratories, libraries and other facilities related to instruction, research, and public service.
Box 9

Capital Outlay Information, Statistics, Legislation, Background. 1966.

Box 9

Citizens' Committee of 100. 1966.

Box 9

Clippings. 1966.

Box 9

Endorsements. 1966.

Box 9

Executive Committee. Reports, Newsletters, Campaign Outline. 1966.

Box 9

General Correspondence. 1966.

Box 9

Press Releases. 1966.

Box 9

Publications. 1966.

Box 9

Regional and Institutional Co-ordinators. Instructions, Meetings, and Information. 1966.

Box 10

Fact Book, Information Program.