Books, correspondence, ephemera, financial papers, photographs, serials, and working files relating to energy use; some of
these materials were once part of a lending library on alternative energy generation.
Non-profit corporation founded in 1972 to develop alternative energy and to contribute to a lifestyle independent of organized
society. Originating in Saugus, California, and later moving to Mariposa County, the collective focused on solar and wind
power generation. Earthmind's central figure, Michael Hackleman, supported the group by putting up wind machines and by publishing
books and articles on alternative energy.
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission
to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication
is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to
include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection is open for research.