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Preliminary Guide to the Robert C. Sharp Collection
SBHC Mss 7  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access Restrictions
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content Notes
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Robert C. Sharp Collection
    Dates: ca. 1963-1974
    Collection number: SBHC Mss 7
    Creator: Sharp, Robert C.
    Collection Size: 4 linear feet (4 document boxes, 1 oversize box and 1 map file).
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, CA 93106
    Abstract: Includes bids, contracts, leases, logs, reports, charts, and court records pertaining to oil drilling in the Santa Barbara Channel, mainly regarding lawsuits stemming from the 1969 Santa Barbara Oil Spill.
    Physical location: Del Sur (Boxes 1-4), Del Sur Oversize (Box 5), and Map Cabinet 20/8.
    Languages: English

    Access Restrictions

    None known.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All 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 Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Robert C. Sharp Collection. SBHC Mss 7. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Undetermined.

    Biography

    See background and qualifications sheet submitted on behalf of Robert C. Sharp as expert witness in United States District Court, Central District of California, Civil Action No. 69-1068 (attached).

    Scope and Content Notes

    Files relating to oil drilling in the Santa Barbara Channel, ca. 1963-1974, mainly as pertaining to hearings and lawsuits stemming from the 1969 Santa Barbara Oil Spill. Includes bids, contracts, leases, logs, reports, charts, maps, court records, and other related technical data. Arrangement is unclear.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Sharp, Robert C.
    Oil spills -- California -- Santa Barbara Channel.
    Actions and defenses--California.