Guide to the Richard J. Dolwig Collection, 1950-1981

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Guide to the Richard J. Dolwig Collection, 1950-1981



California State Library

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California History Room
  • California State Library
  • Library and Courts Building II
  • 900 N. Street, Room 200
  • P.O. Box 942837
  • Sacramento, California 94237-0001
  • Phone: (916) 654-0176
  • Fax: (916) 654-8777
  • Email: cslcal@library.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
Processed by:
The California State Library staff
Encoded by:
Brooke Dykman Dockter
© 1998 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Richard J. Dolwig Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1950-1981
Box Number: 1975-1988
Creator: Dolwig, Richard J., 1908-
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions of Use

Please credit California State Library.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Richard J. Dolwig Collection, California State Library.

Access Points

Dolwig, Richard J., 1908-
Water-supply--California.
California--Politics and government--1951-
California--Politics and government--1850-1950

Contents

Files on water: reports, notes, clippings, minutes, correspondence

Biography

Republican State Senator Richard Dolwig was born in North Dakota. He practiced law in Redwood City, California and was elected to the State Assembly in 1946 and reelected four times. As Senator from San Mateo County he introduced a water plan in 1960. In 1961 he ran for Attorney General and was defeated. In 1965, he introduced legislation to divide the state into a Northern and Southern California. He was active in supporting conservation issues. He and six others were indicted in 1975 for attempting to bilk millions of dollars out of real estate developers. He was found guilty of eight counts of fraud and sentenced to five years in the federal penetentiary.

Material Transferred from the Collection

Book:

  • Engineering Study of the Greater Central Valley-Southern California Multipurpose Water Development Plan.

Portrait:

  • Dolwig, Richard J.

Charts, diagrams, tables, etc.:

  • "The Cox Process for Producing Municipal, Industrial, and Irrigation Water from Sea Water." "Preliminary Engineering Study (Work Sheet). Tabulation of Surplus Waters Distribution in California."

Maps:

  • California. Sacramento County. [1960]

    County of Sacramento Dept. of Public Works, Folsom North Service Area

    MAP c912 S12 1960
  • California. General. [1959]

    Feather River Project

    MAP c912 C15 1959
  • California. General. [1960]

    State Water Resources Development System

    MAP c912 C15w 1960
  • California. General. 1960.

    Proposed Central Valley-Southern California Water Plan.

    MAP c912 C15 1960

Correspondents

Major Correspondents

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Brown, W. A.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4; Box 1985, Folder 1; Box 1986, Folder 5; Box 1987, Folders 1 & 7; Box 1988, Folder 8)

Kleps, Ralph N.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 1; Box 1983, Folders 1-2; Box 1984, Folders 1-2; Box 1986, Folders 3 & 5; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Lapham, Lloyd

Box (Box 1980, Folders 2-3; Box 1986, Folder 3; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Macabee, L. Cedric

Box (Box 1977, Folder 1; Box 1978, Folder 1; Box 1983, Folder 1; Box 1985, Folder 4)

Porter, Carley V.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1; Box 1980, Folder 1; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Silverwood, W. E.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 1; Box 1983, Folders 1-2; Box 1984, Folder 1; Box 1986, Folder 5; Box 1988, Folders 1 & 5)

Teale, Stephen P.

Box (Box 1975, Folders 3 & 5; Box 1978, Folder 1; Box 1979, Folder 2)

Warne, William E.

Other Correspondents

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Abshire, F. Presley

Box (Box 1982, Folder 5)

Ackerman, Adolph John

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Adreveno, Albert J.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Ahern, Patrick

Box (Box 1988, Folder 5)

Allen, Bruce F.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Anderson, E. B.

Box (Box 1988, Folder 1)

Anderson, L. L.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Andrews, Elton R.

Box (Box 1977, Folder 2)

Ayers, Robert C.

Box (Box 1986, Folder 5)

Babcock, E. G.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Bagley, William T.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 3)

Baker, Vernon E.

Box (Box 1985, Folder 1; Box 1986, Folder 3; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Banks, Harvey O.

Box (Box 1984, Folder 2; Box 1985, Folder 1)

Bellport, B. P.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 1)

Bennett, William M.

Box (Box 1986, Folder 2)

Bingham, George H.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 3)

Blatz, Harold B.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Booe, Floyd O.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Bortin, Harry

Box (Box 1975, Folder 4)

Boswell, Richard M.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 3)

Brody, Ralph M.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 2)

Brower, David

Box (Box 1982, Folder 1)

Brown, Fred J.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Brown, Maree

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Bruning, John A.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 7)

Burrows, Robert

Box (Box 1987, Folder 5)

Campbell, Vernon

Box (Box 1986, Folder 2)

Carr, Francis J.

Box (Box 1988, Folder 5)

Carr, James K.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 5; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Chaffin, A. L.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 1)

Champion, Hale

Box (Box 1987, Folder 4)

Chess, T. Louis

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Christenson, G. E.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 2)

Clark, Lewis F.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 1)

Cobey, James A., 1913-

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Cochran, Hazel P.

Box (Box 1981, Folder 1)

Collins, Charles B.

Box (Box 1983, Folder 1)

Compton, Betty

Box (Box 1980, Folder 3)

Coombes, Peirce

Box (Box 1980, Folder 2)

Cooper, Charles C., Jr.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 5)

Couch, Loyal A.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 1)

Creegan, Patrick J.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Cunha, Fred E.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Cushing, Paul J.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Darsey, Arthur L.

Box (Box 1984, Folder 1)

David, Jerry

Box (Box 1983, Folder 2)

Dibble, Edward Fitzgerald

Box (Box 1982, Folder 1)

Dickenson, Richard W.

Box (Box 1985, Folder 4)

Diemer, Robert B.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 2)

Dudley, Marion E.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 7)

Duke, C. Martin

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

Durbrow, Robert T.

Box (Box 1981, Folder 1)

Edmonston, A. D.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Ellis, Howard C.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 5)

Ernst, Roger C.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Firch, Arley

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Fitzgerald, James V.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

Fleming, Carmen P.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Foster, Daniel E.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 5)

Foster, Sydney H.

Box (Box 1988, Folder 5)

Frandsen, L.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1; Box 1987, Folder 5; Box 1988, Folder 2)

Garland, Gordon H.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Garland, Miriam K.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Gates, George O.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1; Box 1987, Folder 4)

Goodcell, Rex B., Jr.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 1)

Grant, Burton S.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1; Box 1987, Folder 5)

Greene, Henry D.

Box (Box 1984, Folder 1)

Greene, John W.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 1)

Haggerty, C. J.

Box (Box 1981, Folder 6)

Hank

Box (Box 1985, Folder 4)

Hanson, Chester G.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Hartney, Joan S.

Box (Box 1981, Folder 6)

Hati (?)

Box (Box 1976, Folder 1)

Hill, Harlan F.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 4)

Hill, L. K.

Box (Box 1985, Folder 2)

Hollister, John J., Jr.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 5)

Hulpke, John

Box (Box 1975, Folder 3)

Irrigation Districts Association of California

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Jenkins, Thomas M.

Box (Box 1977, Folder 1; Box 1980, Folder 1; Box 1985, Folder 4; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Jensen, Joseph

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Keller, John M.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Kennedy, Harold W., 1897-

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Kiel, Edward D.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Kirkwood, Robert C.

Box (Box 1984, Folder 1)

Knight, Morris

Box (Box 1977, Folder 2)

Krieger, James H.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 7)

Kuns, Owen K.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Larkin, Lorraine A.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 7)

Larson, Louis H.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Lea, Clarence F.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Lehfeldt, Herbert W.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 1)

Leishman, Lathrop K.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 5)

Leonard, Raymond A.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 1)

Lindsay, Francis C.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

MacBride, Kirt

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

McClure, Warren A.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

MacDougall, William R.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

McQueen, George A.

Box (Box 1982, Folder 1)

McWhinney, W. C.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 3)

Macabee, Theodore

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Maches, W. A.

Box (Box 1985, Folder 4)

Miller, William B.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 3)

Millingston, Seth

Box (Box 1977, Folder 1)

Mosk, Stanley, 1912-

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Nejedly, John A., 1914-

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Newmarch, George A.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 7)

Nishkian, M. A.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Norris, W. Kenneth

Box (Box 1977, Folder 1)

O'Brien, Charles A., 1925-

Box (Box 1987, Folder 4)

Pittman, Stan

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Post, A. Alan (August Alan), 1914-

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Price, Thomas D.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 4)

Rosen, Sanford E.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Rowe, W. P.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 5)

Rozzoni, Louis A.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Ryan, Leo J.

Box (Box 1988, Folder 5)

Saint, Claiborn A.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Schneider, H. A.

Box (Box 1979, Folder 2)

Schultz, Niels

Box (Box 1976, Folder 2)

Sciaroni, R. H.

Box (Box 1988, Folder 1)

Slaught, Oran L.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Sousa, Edward J.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

Spoor, E. H.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 8; Box 1978, Folder 2)

Stallings, E. R.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

Stanley, Tom L.

Box (Box 1986, Folder 3)

Stroud, R. M.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Tomasini, T. A.

Box (Box 1987, Folder 1)

Townsend, W. B.

Box (Box 1978, Folder 2)

Turner, J. H.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 4)

Walsh, Henry

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1)

Walton, Rus

Box (Box 1979, Folder 1; Box 1981, Folder 6; Box 1988, Folder 5)

Weber, Charles M.

Box (Box 1985, Folder 4)

Wiley, Harry R.

Box (Box 1980, Folder 1)

Wiley, N. M.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 3)

Wilson, Don S.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 5)

Wilson, E. A.

Box (Box 1975, Folder 3)

Wiseman, Stan

Box (Box 1976, Folder 7)

Wright, W. B.

Box (Box 1976, Folder 1; Box 1980, Folder 3)

Youngberg, J. C.

Box (Box 1977, Folder 1; Box 1981, Folder 8)

Zidnak, Pete

Box (Box 1975, Folder 5)

Zucca, Joseph J.

Container List

Box Box 1975

Senate Resolution no. 84

 

Pescadero Water Study, 1965

 

Dolwig Water Plan

 

Dog Lake Dam, 1965

Box Box 1976

North Coast County Water District

 

San Mateo Water Projects, 1965

 

Salt Water Legislation

 

Wilson Bills-Water

 

SR10-Water Resources

 

Water Pollution Control, 1965

Box Box 1977

Water, 1964

Box Box 1978

Senate Fact Finding Committee on Water

 

Water Resources-Coastline Study

Box Box 1979

Water Resources

 

Federal-State Water Rights

Box Box 1980

Associations, Water

 

Yuba River Water

 

Wheatland Water District

 

Cal-Water Project

Box Box 1981

Conversion, Sea Water

 

Flood Control

 

Fluoridation

 

National Reclamation Assoc.

 

Soil Conservation

 

Water Pollution Control

Box Box 1982

Water Problems-Historical Info.

 

Water Resources, Dept. of

 

Water-Articles on, 1950-51

 

Water Rights

Box Box 1983

VIII--Water-- 1959

Box Box 1984

VIII--Water-- 1959

Box Box 1985

VIII--Water-- 1956-1960

Box Box 1986

VIII--Water-- 1956-1960

Box Box 1987

VIII--Water-- 1956-1960

Box Box 1988

VIII--Water-- 1956-1960