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Ben Yellen / Charles L. Smith correspondence
MSS 0667  
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CORRESPONDENCE

box 1, folder 1

Smith, Charles L. 1993 - 1995

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Contains correspondence to Ben Yellen, C.R. McCabe of the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, and Professor Merrill Goodall of the Claremont Graduate School.
box 1, folder 2

Yellen, Benjamin

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ca. 1960-1970s. Prescription-pad notes. Includes typescript list by Smith of note contents, and receipts showing method by which Smith was reimbursed by Yellen for the expense of copying and mailing articles to him.
box 1, folder 3

Yellen, Benjamin 1977

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Contains typescript note criticizing the press for not announcing a legal victory.
box 1, folder 4

Yellen, Benjamin

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ca. 1992. Photocopy typescript of Yellen's "Voice of the People" letter responding to a local news article.
box 1, folder 5

Yellen, Benjamin 1992 - 1993

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Contains handwritten correspondence to Smith and photocopies of correspondence to then president-elect William Jefferson Clinton and to the "Dear Abby" newspaper column.
 

WRITINGS

box 1, folder 6

"Articles about Dr. Ben Yellen" 1970 - 1991

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Contains typescript lists of articles by newspaper, date, title, and author. Verso side contains handwritten list of Yellen newsletters Smith sent to the University of California, Berkeley.
box 1, folder 7

"Ben Yellen Articles by Lynn Ludlow" 1964 - 1977

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Contains list of articles by retired editor and journalist with the SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER (now the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE).
box 1, folder 9

"Doc Yellen - Alternate Possibilities"

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Undated. Handwritten list and draft of notes regarding Yellen, his methods, and what alternatives he might have used.
box 1, folder 11

"Saga of Dr. Ben Yellen and Prof. Paul Taylor" 1999

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Contains typescript essay about how Smith knew these two men who were deeply involved in California rural water issues.
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"Statue of Dr. Ben Yellen" 1995

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Contains typescript of mailer Smith used to advocate the building of a statue to Dr. Yellen in either Brawley, El Centro, or at the University of California, San Diego.
 

MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS

box 1, folder 13

Miscellaneous notes and lists

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Undated. Contains miscellaneous typed and handwritten notes and a cover page of one of Yellen's lawsuits.
box 1, folder 14

Newspaper clippings 1995 - 2006

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Includes articles about a documentary film on the Salton Sea and unconventional journalists in Mexico.
 

ORIGINALS OF PRESERVATION PHOTOCOPIES

box 1, folder 15

Originals of Preservation Photocopies