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Guide to the Charles A. Lave Papers
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Series 1.  Professional files 1960-2008

Physical Description: 3 linear feet

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains biographical information about Lave, his writings, reprints, speeches, awards, and a few photographs. Early writings include papers he wrote when he was student.

Arrangement

This series is arranged by type of record.
Box 14

Vitas 2001-2008

Box 14, 15

Writings and reprints 1960-1990, undated

Box 14

Speeches and talks 1997-2001, undated

Box 16

Framed photographs and awards undated

 

Series 2.  Subject files 1971-2006

Physical Description: 11.2 linear feet

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains correspondence, notes, articles, reports, and clippings related to Lave's research interests. Also contains a video recording.

Arrangement

This series is arranged by topic.
Box 1

Venetian blinds and child safety 2004, undated

Box 1, 11

Speed limits 1988-1999, undated

Box 1

Transportation Research Board: transit policy 1998-1999, undated

Box 1, 2

National Research Council: capital transit projects 2005

Box 2, 3

Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFé) 1993-2005, undated

Box 3

Vehicle safety 1976-2000, undated

Box 3

Vehicle miles traveled (VMT): California 1993-1994, undated

Box 3

Growth of the auto industry 1989-1995, undated

Box 3

Metrolink (Southern California commuter train) 2005-2006, undated

Scope and Content Note

Includes 1 VHS tape.
Box 4

Transportation Research Board: bus accidents 1996-1999, undated

Box 4

Fuel economy 1985-1992, undated

Box 4, 5

Transit (mostly Southern California) 1989-2005, undated

Box 5

Bus operator absenteeism 1978-1983, undated

Box 5

Transit system labor (wages and work rules) 1983-1986, undated

Box 5

Transit performance 1984-1988

 

Vehicle miles traveled (VMT) 1990-1998, undated

Box 6

Urban form

Box 6

Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey (NPTS)

Box 6

Non-NPTS

Box 6, 7

Residential Transportation Energy Consumption Survey (RTCES)

Box 7

World

Box 7, 8

Summer

Box 8

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Commission 1976-1983, 1993, undated

Box 8

Transit and energy 1971-1990, undated

Box 8

Cost of part-time operators (PTO) 1986-1995, undated

Box 9, 10

Transit productivity 1972-1997, undated

Box 9

Transit operating results 1985, 1987

Box 9

Auctions 1987-2002, undated

Box 9, 10

Environmental risks 1983-2006, undated

Box 10

Methanol 1986-1989, undated

Box 10

High speed rail 1995

Box 10

BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) 1974-1977, undated

Box 10

Accidents, time of day undated

Box 11, 12

Miscellaneous 1993, undated

 

Series 3.  University of California, Irvine files 1972-1999

Physical Description: 1.8 linear feet

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series primarily contains files on Lave's service to UCI, including the early planning of UCI faculty housing, documentation on a task force to improve the caliber of student writing, and Lave's teaching files. The teaching files include syllabi, reading lists, notes, tests, and articles. The series also includes documentation on Jaguar, a computer program he helped create for statistical regressions.

Arrangement

This series is arranged by topic or project.
Box 12

University Hills / Irvine Campus Housing Authority 1990-1992, undated

Box 12

Writing Task Force and undergraduate writing 1984-1998, undated

Box 13, 16

Teaching files 1972-1999, undated

Box 16

Jaguar documentation undated