Guide to the Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin) Jones Papers , 1921-1944

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Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
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The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin) Jones Papers , 1921-1944

Collection number: M0208

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
R.L. Ginns
Date Completed:
1971 Apr. 20
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin) Jones Papers ,
Date (inclusive): 1921-1944
Collection number: Special Collections M0208
Creator: Jones, Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin), b.1881?
Extent: 6 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Jones, 1969.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Herbert C. (Herbert Coffin) Jones Papers, M0208, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical Note

Lawyer and state legislator (1913-1934) from San Jose, California.

Scope and Content

Business correspondence, initiatives and referendums, legislation, scrapbooks, maps, newsclippings, and other papers, relating to Jones' career in the California State Senate and to State political activity after his term of office.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Miscellaneous, including personal business correspondence, calling cards.

Box 1, Folder 2

Building and Loan Associations.

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence with constituents, job seekers, and complaints.

Box 1, Folder 4

Cooperatives.

Box 1, Folder 5

Income Tax.

Box 1, Folder 6

Initiative.

Scope and Content Note

See also Legislation-Direct.
Box 1, Folder 7

Initiative: Water.

Box 1, Folder 8

Initiative and Referendum: Dept. of Education.

Box 1, Folder 9

Initiative and Referendum: Measures.

Box 1, Folder 10

Initiative and Referendum: Prize Fights.

Box 1, Folder 11

Initiative and Referendum: Riparian Rights.

Box 1, Folder 12

Initiative and Referendum: Weight Tax.

Box 1, Folder 13

Initiative and Referendum: 1928.

Box 1, Folder 14

Initiative and Referendum: 1930.

Box 2, Folder 1

Initiative and Referendum: 1932.

Box 2, Folder 2

Initiative and Referendum: 1936.

Box 2, Folder 3

Initiative and Referendum: 1939.

Box 2, Folder 4

Initiative and Referendum: 1940.

Box 2, Folder 5

Initiative and Referendum: 1941.

Box 2, Folder 6

Initiative and Referendum: 1942.

Box 2, Folder 7

Initiative and Referendum: 1944.

Box 2, Folder 8

Legal Cases.

Box 2, Folder 9

Legal Directory.

Box 2, Folder 10

Legal Reform.

Box 2, Folder 11

Legion, The American.

Box 2, Folder 12

Legislation: Bills.

Box 2, Folder 13

Legislation: Correspondence.

Box 2, Folder 14

Legislation: Direct.

Box 2, Folder 15

Legislation: Financial.

Box 2, Folder 16

Legislation: Guild System.

Box 2, Folder 17

Legislation: Modern Tendencies.

Box 3, Folder 1

Legislative: General File.

Scope and Content Note

See also: Special Sessions; Speakership.
Box 3, Folder 2

Legislative: After Session 1923.

Box 3, Folder 3

Legislative: 1928.

Box 3, Folder 4

Legislative: Budget, 1933.

Box 3, Folder 5

Legislative: Record.

Box 3, Folder 6

Legislative: Suggestions.

Box 3, Folder 7

Legislative: Suggestions, 1933.

Box 3, Folder 8

Legislative: 1935.

Box 3, Folder 9

Legislative: 1939.

Box 3, Folder 10

Legislative: 1940.

Box 3, Folder 11

Legislative: 1943.

Box 3, Folder 12

Legislators.

Box 3, Folder 13

Legislature: Intrahouse Organization and Business.

Box 3, Folder 14

Legislature: Procedure.

Box 3, Folder 15

Legislature: 1933.

Box 3, Folder 16

Legislature: 1934Special Session.

Box 4, Folder 1

Power Trust.

Box 4, Folder 2

Racing.

Box 4, Folder 3

Racketeering.

Box 4, Folder 4

Railroad.

Box 4, Folder 5

Railroad Commission.

Box 4, Folder 6

Regulations.

Box 4, Folder 7

Relief Administration.

Box 4, Folder 8

Relief Commission.

Box 4, Folder 9

Religious Instruction.

Box 4, Folder 10

Reports.

Box 4, Folder 11

Republican Party.

Box 4, Folder 12

Revenue Bonds.

Box 4, Folder 13

Riley Plan.

Box 4, Folder 14

Road Tax.

Box 4, Folder 15

Rolph (Governor of California).

Box 5, Folder 1

Salaries of Public Officials.

Box 5, Folder 2

Sales Tax.

Box 5, Folder 3, Box 5, Folder 4

Santa Clara Valley Water Conservation District.

Box 5, Folder 5

Self-Governing Bar.

Box 5, Folder 6

Senatorial Campaign of 1928.

Box 5, Folder 7

Senatorship.

Box 6, Folder 1

Shortridge, Senator (Cal.)

Box 6, Folder 2

Single Tax.

Box 6, Folder 3

Soldier Legislation.

Box 6, Folder 4

Special Sessions.

Box 6, Folder 5

Special Session: 1928.

Box 6, Folder 6

Speakership.

Box 6, Folder 7

Stamp Tax.

Box 6, Folder 8

Stephens Campaign.

Box 6, Folder 9

Supreme Court (U.S.) - Primarily dealing with 1937enlargement plan of Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Box 6, Folder 10

Syndicalism.

Box 6, Folder 11

Taxation.

Box 6, Folder 12

Taxation.

Box 7, Folder 1

Taxation: 1933.

Box 7, Folder 2

Taxation: 1935.

Box 7, Folder 3

Telephone.

Box 7, Folder 4

Tenure.

Box 7, Folder 5

Text Books.

Box 7, Folder 6

3% Contracts.

Box 7, Folder 7

Trade Marks.

Box 7, Folder 8

Reemployment--Unemployment, Governor's Commission.

Box 7, Folder 9

Unemployment.

Box 7, Folder 10

Usury.

Box 7, Folder 11

Vice.

Box 7, Folder 12

Vivisection.

Box 7, Folder 13

Voting.

Box 8, Folder 1

Water and Power: 1924.

Box 8, Folder 2

Water and Power: 1926.

Box 8, Folder 3

Water and Power: Reports and Clippings.

Box 8, Folder 4

Water and Power: 1931Legislative Committee.

Box 8, Folder 5

Wright Act, 1926.

Box 9, Folder 1

Young, Sanborn.

Box 9, Folder 2

Young, Sanborn: Dinner.

Box 9, Folder 3

Clippings, Newspaper.

Box 9, Folder 4

Maps.

 

Scrapbooks

 

Newspaper clippings On topics in and action of California State Legislature, and the California political scene:

 

A) 1923: January - April 27.

 

B) 1923: January - May 18.

 

C) 1925: February 23 - April 24.

 

D) 1926: July - September.

 

E) 1931: January - April.

 

F) 1933: January.

 

G) 1933: January 1 -19.

 

2. Copies of Bills Introduced In the Legislature By Senator Jones, 1921.