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South Coast Air Quality Management District records, ca. 1955-1983
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  • Title: South Coast Air Quality Management District records
    Collection number: 1675
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 61.0 linear ft. (122 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1955-1983
    Abstract: The South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) formed as a result of the passage of the Lewis Air Quality Management Act (1976). In 1977, smaller county air pollution control programs merged together to form the AQMD; the AQMD's primary responsibility is to develop and implement the region's air quality management plan to provide a framework for air pollution control efforts in the South Coast basin. The collection consists of correspondence, photographs, films, slides, reports, and various files related to the activities of the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Creator: South Coast Air Quality Management District (Calif.)

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library 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 the South Coast Air Quality Management District Technical Information Center, 1991.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], South Coast Air Quality Management District Records (Collection 1675). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    History

    The South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) covers a region in California made up of the non-desert portion of San Bernardino County in addition to Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties; it formed as a result of the passage of the Lewis Air Quality Management Act in 1976; in 1977, smaller county air pollution control programs merged together to form the AQMD; the AQMD's primary responsibility is to develop and implement the region's air quality management plan to provide a framework for air pollution control efforts in the South Coast basin.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, photographs, films, slides, reports, and various files related to the activities of the South Coast Air Quality Management District.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 3222200 

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    South Coast Air Quality Management District (Calif.)--Archives.
    Air quality management--California, Southern.
    Air--Pollution--California, Southern--Archives.