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Finding Aid for the Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association Records, ca. 1960-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Processing Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association Records
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1960-
    Collection number: 874
    Creator: Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association
    Extent: 85 boxes (42.5 linear ft.) 7 oversize map folders 4 oversize rolls
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association, 2003.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association Records (Collection 874). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4871494 

    Scope and Content

    Organizational and legal records of the Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association (PPPOA), including maps, drawings, plans, photographs, and audio recordings that were created and/or collected by its directors. The documents collected by PPPOA are from various sources, including Los Angeles area city governments, land developers, and other Southern California regional associations. The collection also contains a small number of the personal papers of Rubell Helgeson, who served on the board and as president of PPPOA from the 1970s through the 1990s.

    Organization and Arrangement

    The records have been organized into series according to the file names that were originally assigned by PPPOA. Folder titles are either file folder names assigned by PPPOA, or named according to the document contained in the folder. Folders and loose documents not assigned a folder title by PPPOA may also be grouped by decade and entitled "Miscellaneous documents." The records are arranged in the following series:
    1. Area 4 Alternative School - Temescal Canyon.
    2. Bowdoin Street Closure - Miscellaneous PPPOA Issues.
    3. Brentwood Palisades Community Plan.
    4. Castellamare.
    5. Coastal Transportation Corridor Specific Plan - Impacts on Air Quality.
    6. Escondido Canyon - Santa Monica Mountains.
    7. Headlands Corporation cases.
    8. Lancer - Waste - Waste Burning - Air Quality.
    9. Los Angeles Citywide General Plan Framework.
    10. Los Liones Acquisition - Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority.
    11. Maps.
    12. Mountains Development - Watt / Lachman - Helgeson - Miscellaneous Issues.
    13. Oil.
    14. Park Acquisition - State ParkCampaign Information.
    15. PCH Traffic - Malibu Land Use.
    16. PPRA (Pacific Palisades Residents Association) Newsletter.
    17. Prop R - Super Scooper Fire Fighting Plane.
    18. Rustic Canyon.
    19. Various Palisades Issues Helgeson.
    20. View Point Park.
    21. Village Specific Plan.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Laura Ward, April 2003.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Pacific Palisades Property Owners Association--Archives.
    Homeowners' associations--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.