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Finding Aid for the John Downing Weaver collection of Los Angeles ephemera and research materials, 1960-1985
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Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

General

Box 1, Folder 2

ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union)

Box 1, Folder 3

Advertising

Box 1, Folder 4

Aerospace

Box 1, Folder 5

Agriculture

 

Airports

Box 1, Folder 6

General

 

Burbank

Box 1, Folder 7

1972-1975

Box 1, Folder 8

1976

Box 1, Folder 9

1977

Box 1, Folder 10

1978

Box 1, Folder 11

1979

Box 1, Folder 12

1980

Box 1, Folder 13

1981

Box 1, Folder 14

1982

Box 1, Folder 15

1983

Box 2, Folder 1

1984

Box 2, Folder 2

1985

Box 2

LAX

Box 2

1970s

Note

MISSING.
Box 2

1980s

Box 2

Noise

Box 2

Palmdale

Box 2

Van Nuys

Box 2

Angelino Heights (Spelling)

Box 2

Angels Flight

 

Animals

Note

Cf. Earthquakes
Box 2

General

Box 2

Birds

Box 2

Condor

Box 2

Coyote

Box 3

Deer, Elk, Antelope

Box 3

Horses

Box 3

Pets

Box 3

General

Scope and Content Note

  • Cats
  • Dogs
  • Dogs and Laws
  • Exotic
  • Population
Box 3

Raccoons, Rats, Squirrels

Box 3

Research

Box 3

Sea

Box 3

Shelters

Box 3

Sidelights

Box 3

Snakes

Box 3

Support Groups

Box 3

Urban Wildlife

Box 3

Annexation 1978

Box 3

Anthony, Earle C.

Box 3

Arabs

Box 3

Arboretum

Box 3

Archery

Box 4

Architecture 1970s

Box 4

Architecture 1980s

Box 4

Archives

Note

Cf. Bicentenary
Box 4

Archives, U.S.

Box 4

Art

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Artists
  • Collectors
  • Cultural Affairs Department
  • Economics of
  • Murals-Street Art
  • Otis-Parsons Merger
Box 4

Asians

Box 4

Assessor's Race 1970s

Note

Cf. Bernardi, Ernani
Box 4

Atlantic Richfield Plaza

Box 4

Austin, Mary

Box 5

Automobile

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • History
  • Life-style, Influence on L.A.
Box 5

Aviation

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Airlines
  • History
  • Howard Hughes (Spruce Goose)
  • Manufacturing
Box 5

Banking

Box 5

Beaches

Note

Cf. California - Beaches
Box 5

Beaudry, Prudent

Note

Cf. Bunker Hill
Box 5

Bel-Air

Box 5

Bel-Air Hotel

Box 5

Bernardi, Ernani

Note

Cf. Assessor's Race, 1970s.
Box 5

Bernson, Hal

Box 6

Beverly Hills

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Travel and Leisure (JDW, 1971)
  • Anniversary, 1964
  • Beverly Hills Hotel - MISSING
  • Crime and Police
  • Fowler Museum - MISSING
  • Freeway Proposal
  • Government
  • Harold Lloyd Estate
  • History
Box 7

Beverly Hills

Scope and Content Note

  • Restaurants
  • Schools
  • Shiek's Mansion (1970s)
  • Shopping
  • Sidelights
  • Sightseeing
  • Statistical
  • Verses (unpublished MSS)
Box 7

Bibliography

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Notes, JDW
Box 7

Bicentenary, United States (1976)

Note

Missing - picks up with "Bicycles"
Box 7

Bicentenary, Los Angeles (1981)

Note

Cf. Founding - Bicentennial Proposal
Box 7

LA 200

Scope and Content Note

  • 1978 Clippings
  • Incorporation, By-laws
  • 1979 Records
  • 1979 Clippings
  • 1980 Records
Box 8

LA 200

Scope and Content Note

  • 1980 Clippings
  • 1981 Records
  • 1981 Clippings
  • Bicentennial Stamp Proposal
  • King of Spain visit (cancelled)
  • Closing Day Pageant (cancelled)
  • History Committee
  • Miscellaneous
  • Expo '81
  • Son et Lumiere Proposal
Box 9

JDW Talks

Box 9

JDW Dramatic Reading Worksheets September 4, 1981

Box 9

JDW Dramatic Reading, Cassette and Printed Text

Box 9

LA Archives 1875 and 1975

Box 9

LA Archives 1977, 1978, 1979

Box 9

LA Archives 1980, 1981+

Box 9

LA 200 Conference (1981)

Box 9

Oversize Bicentennial Items

Note

Ends missing material.
Box 9

Bicycles

Box 9

Billboards and Signs

Box 9

Blacks

Box 9

General

Box 9

Notes and Correspondence (JDW)

Box 9

History

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • to 1900
  • 1900-1930
  • 1930-1960
  • 1960s
  • 1970s
  • 1980
  • 1981 ( L.A. Times series)
  • 1982 ( L.A. Times series)
Box 9

Agencies, Public and Private

Box 9

Arts and Letters

Box 9

Churches

Box 9

Collections

Box 9

Crime and Courts

Box 9

Dunbar Hotel

Box 9

Economics

Box 9

Education

Box 9

Elite

Box 9

Heritage

Box 9

Leaders

Box 9

Organizations

Box 9

Politics

Box 9

Population

Box 9

Press

Box 9

Watkins, Ted

Box 9

Women

Box 9

Youth

Box 9

Blocks and Buildings

Box 9

Boating

Box 9

Boddy, Manchester

Box 9

Books on

Box 9

Bookstores

Box 9

Bowron, Fletcher

Box 9

Bradley, Tom

Scope and Content Note

  • 1969
  • 1972-1973
  • 1974
  • 1975
  • 1976
  • 1977
  • 1978
  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983
  • 1984
  • 1984 - Commission Shakeups
  • 1985 - Harbor Appointment
Box 9

Braude, Marvin

Box 9

Budgets

Box 9

Bunker Hill

Box 9

Burke, Yvonne Braithwaite

Box 9

California Institute of the Arts

Box 9

California Institute of Technology (Cal-Tech)

Box 9

Campaign Funds

Scope and Content Note

  • 1970s
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983-1984
  • 1985
Box 9

Carroll Avenue

Box 9

Catalina

Box 9

Catholics

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Archival Center
Box 9

Cemeteries

Box 9

Census Data 1970s

Box 9

Century city

Box 9

Chamber of Commerce

Box 9

Channel Islands

Box 9

Chinese

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Chinatown
  • Chinatown Library
  • Chinese Historical Society
  • Chinese Massacre - General (1)
  • Chinese Massacre - (Grand Jury, etc.) (2)
  • Chinese Massacre - (Trials) (3)
Box 9

City Administrative Officer (Piper)

Box 9

City Administrative Officer (Post-Piper)

Box 9

City Attorney 1970s

Box 9

City Attorney 1980s

Box 9

City Controller

Scope and Content Note

  • General - Missing
  • 1977
  • 1978
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1985 - Missing
Box 9

City Hall

Box 9

Civic Center

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Mall
  • Triforium
Box 9

Climate

Box 9

Clubs

Box 9

Coliseum

Note

Cf. Raiders
Box 9

Comments on

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • English
  • Robinson, W.W.
  • Russian
  • Smith, Jack
Box 9

Conflict of Interest

Box 9

Consumers

Box 9

Convention Center

Box 9

County 1980s

Box 9

Courthouse Records

Box 9

Courts

Box 9

Courts - 9th Circuit

Box 9

Crenshaw Area

Box 9

Crime

Note

Cf. Police.

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Early days
  • 1950s-1972
  • 1973
  • 1974-1978
  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982+
  • Chessman, Caryl
  • Cohen, Mickey
  • Murder
    • General
    • "Black Dahlia" (Elizabeth Short)
    • Finch, Bernard
    • Hillside Strangler
    • Kirschke, Jack
    • Manson Family
    • Scott, L. Ewing
Box 9

Crystal Cathedral

Box 9

Cults

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Jonestown (1978)
Box 9

Cultural Heritage Board

Box 9

Culture

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Proposition 13 Impact
Box 9

Culver City

Box 9

Curb, Mike

Box 9

Dance

Box 9

Defenses

Box 9

Design

Box 9

Disasters

Box 9

Disneyland

Box 9

District Attorney

Box 9

Dodgers

Box 9

Downtown

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • 1970
  • 1971
  • 1972 (Central City Plan, folder and booklet)
  • 1973
  • 1974
  • 1975
  • 1976
  • 1977
  • 1977 (JDW article, unpublished)
  • 1978
  • 1979
  • Artists
  • Hotels
    • General
    • Alexandria
    • Biltmore
    • Bonaventure
    • New Otani
Box 9

Drugs

Box 9

Dubnoff School

Box 9

Dymally, Mervyn

Box 9

Earthquakes

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Animals
  • Faults
  • Insurance
  • Predictions
  • Preparedness
  • Richter
  • Warnings
  • World-wide
  • 1971 (Sylmar)
  • 1972
  • 1973
  • 1974
  • 1975
  • 1976
  • 1977
  • 1978
  • 1979
  • 1980
  • 1980 (Italy)
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983 (Coalinga)
  • 1984
  • 1985
Box 9

Echo Park

Box 9

Economics 1970s

Box 9

Economics 1980s

Box 9

Education

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Bilingual
  • Colleges
  • History
  • 1970
  • 1971
  • 1972
  • 1973-1975
  • 1976
  • 1977
  • 1978 (July - 7 September)
  • 1978 (8-9 September)
  • 1978 (10-12 September)
  • 1978 (13 September)
  • 1978 (14-15 September)
  • 1978 (16-30 September)
  • 1979
  • 1980 (January - June)
  • 1980 (July - August)
  • 1980 (September - December)
  • 1981 (January - March)
  • 1981 (April - August)
  • 1981 (September - December)
  • 1982
  • 1983+
Box 9

Election, City (1973)

Scope and Content Note

  • March (1)
  • April (2)
  • May (3)
Box 9

Election (7 November 1978)

Box 9

Election, Primary April 9 (1985)

Box 9

Employment 1970s

Box 9

Encylopaedia Britannica

Scope and Content Note

  • General
  • Los Angeles Entries, Past
  • JDW, 1971
  • JDW. 1972
  • JDW, 1973
  • Final Article (1974 edition)
  • Worksheets, Final Article
  • 1974 - Letters
  • 1974 - Reaction
  • JDW - Los Angeles, Correct name of
  • JDW - Revision, 1982
  • JDW - Revision, 1983
  • JDW - Revision - Text (1985 edition)
  • JDW - Revision - Notes
  • Correspondence
    • 1981
    • 1982
    • 1983
    • 1984 (Japan)
  • Energy Crisis, 1973
  • English Colony
  • Environment
    • General
    • Nixon