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Finding Aid for the Robert S. Conrich Collection of Material Relating to the Incorporation of West Hollywood, California, 1980-1986
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Robert S. Conrich Collection of Material Relating to the Incorporation of West Hollywood, California,
    Date (inclusive): 1980-1986
    Collection number: 1520
    Creator: Conrich, Robert S.
    Extent: 14 boxes (7 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Robert S. Conrich was the host at the first meeting of the West Hollywood Incorporation Committee in August 1983, and he volunteered to work temporarily at City Hall after Hollywood achieved cityhood. He was the author of a weekly column on city issues with the Post Newspaper Group, questioning the policies of the new city government. The collection consists of files of Robert S. Conrich related to the founding and first years of the city of West Hollywood, California. Includes subjects and organizations such as animal control, the Brown Act, elections, Gay and Lesbian Association (GALA), homeless, housing, Neighborhood Action Groups (NAG), social services, transient occupancy tax, and unions.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of 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.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Box 14 Folder 2 Closed until the year 2037 or donor's death, if before that date.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Robert S. Conrich, 1987.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Robert S. Conrich Collection of Material Relating to the Incorporation of West Hollywood, California (Collection 1520). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Robert S. Conrich was the host at the first meeting of the West Hollywood Incorporation Committee in August 1983; volunteered to work temporarily at City Hall after Hollywood achieved cityhood; author of weekly column on city issues with the Post Newspaper Group, questioning the policies of the new city government.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of files of Robert S. Conrich related to the founding and first years of the city of West Hollywood, California. Includes subjects and organizations such as animal control, the Brown Act, building and safety rehabilitation, California Contract Cities Association, Christopher Street West, elections, Gay and Lesbian Association (GALA), homeless, housing, League of California Cities, Neighborhood Action Groups (NAG), social services, South Africa, transient occupancy tax, and unions.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Conrich, Robert S.--Archives.
    Municipal incorporation--California--West Hollywood--Archival resources.
    West Hollywood (Calif.)--Politics and government.