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Finding aid of the Andrew J Cohen Papers
MS-2010-6  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Andrew J Cohen papers
    Dates: 1913-1995
    Bulk Dates: 1991-1994
    Collection number: MS-2010-6
    Creator: Cohen, A. J. (Andrew J)
    Collection Size: 8 Linear feet and 11 oversize items
    Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: The collection dates from Andrew Cohen's tenure on the EBMUD Board of Directors and consists of documents pertaining to the projects and administrative work of the District. The materials consist of meeting minutes, reports, data, planning documents, drafts, policy, correspondence, news clippings.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] The Andrew J. Cohen Papers, MS 2010/6, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Biography

    Andrew J Cohen was elected to the board of directors of the East Bay Municipal Utilities District in 1991. Prior to his election to the board Mr. Cohen sued to halt the building of a dam and reservoir near Moraga. He served one term and did not run for re-election in 1994. He went on to complete his PhD. He is a consultant and he also writes about environmental issues.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection dates from Mr. Cohen's term on the East Bay Municipal Utilities District board of directors and consists of documents pertaining to the projects and administrative work of the District. The materials consist of articles, campaign materials, correspondence, data, financial materials, legislation, meeting minutes, newsclippings, policies and procedures, and reports.

    Arrangement

    When received, the materials were arranged alphabetically by the subject listed as the folder title. This arrangement has been maintained and the folder titles correspond with the original.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    East Bay Municipal Utility District, Oakland, Calif.
    Contra Costa Water District (Calif.)
    Water Quality - - California - - San Francisco Bay Area
    Mokelumne River (Calif.)
    Wildfires - - California - - Berkeley
    Wildfires - - California - - Oakland
    Droughts - - California
    Campaign Finance Reform - - California
    San Francisco Bay Watershed (Calif.)
    Water and environmental programs (Calif.)