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Inventory of the Doris O. Dawdy Papers, 1865-1995 (bulk 1980-1995)
MS 99/2  
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Series Description

Boxes 1-3

I. U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), 1900-1995

Arrangement

Organized according to original arrangement by Dawdy.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains files on USBR issues related to water issues in central California, including the Reclamation Reform Act, the San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program, the Friant Dam, and the San Luis Drain.
Boxes 4-7

II. Selenium, 1865-1994

 

A. Chronologies, 1984-1986

Scope and Content Note

Contains chronology fact sheets for the USBR in California, Kesterson Dam, and selenium.
 

B. Clippings, 1983-1994

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.
 

C. Authors, 1865-1994

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author, and then chronologically where applicable.

Scope and Content Note

Contains articles and reports by, and notes about, authors addressing any of the key issues in this collection.
Boxes 7-8

III. Westlands Water District (WWD), 1956-1994

Arrangement

Organized according to original arrangement by Dawdy.

Scope and Content Note

This series addresses issues related to the Westlands Water District from the late 1970s to the early 1990s.
Boxes 8-12

IV. Subject Files, 1925-1994

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by subject.

Scope and Content Note

The subjects in this series cover a variety of topics related to the key issues in this collection, including R.J. Claus litigation and other lawsuits, the Solicitor's Office of the Department of the Interior, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the U.S. Geological Survey, the Public Trust Doctrine, and a variety of water issues.
Boxes 13-14

V. Geographical Files, 1885-1991

Arrangement

Organized according to original arrangement by Dawdy.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains files relevant to water issues within each state.
 

A. California, 1936-1991

 

B. Arizona, 1985-1992

 

C. Nevada, 1885-1991

Boxes 14-15

VI. Clippings, 1955-1995

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically except for the last six folders in the series, which are organized into three subjects: subsidies, California water policy, and U.S. Congress - George Miller.
Box 15

VII. Reports, 1966-1995

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopied title pages of the reports Dawdy collected for her research. These reports have been removed from this manuscript collection and have been individually cataloged as part the Water Resources Collections and Archives main collection.

Container List

 

I. U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), 1900-1995

Box Box 1, Folder 1

Reclamation Reform Act, 1978-1987

Folder 2

Projects, 1959-1987

Folder 3

San Joaquin Valley Drainage Program, 1987-1991

Folder 4

Friant Water Users Authority: lawsuit, 1989

Folder 5

Friant Water Users Authority: report, 1989

Folder 6

Friant Contracts, 1986-1992

Folder 7

Friant Dam, 1937-1988

Folder 8

Newlands Project, 1982-1988

Folder 9

Testimony of Lawrence F. Hancock before the State Water Resources Control Board, Sacramento, CA, October, 15, 1984

Box Box 2, Folder 1

San Luis Unit, 1955-1985

Folder 2

San Luis Unit, 1983-1984

Folder 3

Reclamation Service, 1900-1905

Folder 4

Miscellaneous, 1948-1984

Folder 5

Miscellaneous, 1985

Folder 6

Miscellaneous, 1986

Folder 7

Miscellaneous, 1987

Folder 8

Water Development: Central Valley/Delta, 1987

Box Box 3, Folder 1

Miscellaneous, 1988

Folder 2

Miscellaneous, 1989

Folder 3

Miscellaneous, 1990-1991

Folder 4

Finding of No Significant Impact: Proposed Use Agreement Allowing Use of the San Luis Drain for Conveyance of Agricultural Drainage Waters through the Grassland Water District and Adjacent Grassland Channels, October 18, 1991

Folder 5

Miscellaneous, 1992

Folder 6

EPA, 1992

Folder 7

Miscellaneous, 1993

Folder 8

Miscellaneous, January-July 1994

Folder 9

Miscellaneous, August-December 1994

Folder 10

Miscellaneous, 1995

 

II. Selenium, 1865-1994

 

A. Chronologies, 1984-1986

Box Box 4, Folder 1

Chronologies, 1984-1986

 

B. Clippings, 1983-1994

Box Box 4, Folder 2

1983-1984

Folder 3

January - June 1985

Folder 4

July - December 1985

Folder 5

1986

Folder 6

1987

Folder 7

1988

Folder 8

1989-1990

Folder 9

1991-1994

 

C. Authors, 1865-1994

Box Box 5, Folder 1

Speakers, 1985-1987

Folder 2

Authors: A-B, 1935-1993

Folder 3

Authors: C-D, 1968-1990

Folder 4

Authors: Ei, 1982-1994

Folder 5

Authors: El-En, 1923-1991

Folder 6

Authors: F-G, 1980-1991

Folder 7

Authors: H-K, 1967-1989

Folder 8

Authors: La, 1941-1989

Folder 9

Authors: Le-Lu, 1968-1993

Box Box 6, Folder 1

Authors: Ma-Mc, 1865-1987

Folder 2

Authors: Me, 1887-1993

Folder 3

Authors: Mo, 1983-1988

Folder 4

Authors: N, 1976-1990

Folder 5

Authors: Oh, 1984-1989

Folder 6

Authors: Ol-Or, 1986-1990

Folder 7

Authors: P-R, 1936-1994

Folder 8

Authors: Sa-Sk, 1972-1993

Folder 9

Authors: Smith, F., 1980-1984

Box Box 7, Folder 1

Authors: Smith, F., 1985-1987

Folder 2

Authors: Smith, F., 1988-1991

Folder 3

Authors: Smith, G.-Sy, 1970-1990

Folder 4

Authors: T-V, 1898-1990

Folder 5

Authors: W, 1934-1990

Folder 6

Authors: Y-Z, 1972-1983

 

III. Westlands Water District (WWD), 1953-1994

Box Box 7, Folder 7

Solicitors' Opinions and Memoranda, 1978-1986

Folder 8

Clippings, 1977-1985

Folder 9

General, 1984-1985

Folder 10

Clippings, 1986-1987

Folder 11

General, 1986-1992

Box Box 8, Folder 1

Brody, Ralph M./USBR documentation, 1953-1981

Folder 2

Contracts, 1963-1986

Folder 3

Westlands W.D. v. U.S.A., et al., 1994

Folder 4

Litigation, 1979-1985

Folder 5

Litigation, 1986

Folder 6

Litigation: clippings, 1985-1987

 

IV. Subject Files, 1925-1994

Box Box 8, Folder 7

Agriculture, 1987-1992

Folder 8

Army Corp of Engineers, 1983-1991

Folder 9

Baker, Clyde, et al, v. U.S.A., 1989

Folder 10

Bliss, Eldred S., 1984-1985

Folder 11

Bureau of Mines (U.S.), re: selenium, 1987-1994

Folder 12

California Institute for Rural Studies, 1980-1993

Box Box 9, Folder 1

California Trout, Inc., et al, v. SWRCB, et al., 1989

Folder 2

Carter, Lloyd, 1984-1992

Folder 3

Claus, R.J., 1984-1989

Folder 4

Claus, R.J. v. U.S.A., 1985

Folder 5

Claus, R.J. v. U.S.A., 1985-1987

Folder 6

Coercion and Harassment, 1985-1989

Folder 7

Commission on Organization of the Exec. Branch (U.S.), 1949-1953

Folder 8

Conflicts of Interest and Cover-Ups, 1983-1989

Folder 9

Congress (U.S.), 1949-1979

Folder 10

Department of the Interior: Office of Inspector General, 1978-1987

Folder 11

Department of the Interior: Solicitor's Office, 1947-1979

Box Box 10, Folder 1

Department of the Interior: Solicitor's Office, 1980-1985

Folder 2

Department of the Interior: Solicitor's Office, 1986-1990

Folder 3

Dunning, Harrison, 1977-1994

Folder 4

Environmental Protection Agency (U.S.), 1977-1991

Folder 5

Federal Water Laws and Implementation, 1970-1991

Folder 6

Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.), 1985-1986

Folder 7

Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.), 1987-1988

Folder 8

Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.), 1989-1994

Folder 9

Fish and Wildlife Service (U.S.), re: selenium, 1986-1990

Folder 10

Food and Drug Administration, re: selenium, 1986-1989

Folder 11

Freitas, Janette, et al. (litigation), 1984-1987

Box Box 11, Folder 1

Gejdenson, Sam (U.S. Representative), 1988

Folder 2

Geological Survey (U.S.), 1925-1992

Folder 3

Geological Survey (U.S.), re: selenium, 1974-1991

Folder 4

Geomorphology, 1990

Folder 5

Grassland Resource Conservation District, 1953-1986

Folder 6

Groundwater, 1982-1990

Folder 7

Gustine Land & Cattle Co. v. U.S.A., 1966

Folder 8

Hallett Creek Stream System, 1984-1988

Folder 9

Instream/Wetlands Restoration: clippings, 1986-1991

Folder 10

Instream/Wetlands Restoration: general, 1976-1990

Folder 11

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1986

Box Box 12, Folder 1

Litigation, 1988-1990

Folder 2

National Audubon Society, et al. v. L.A. Dept. of Water & Power, 1981

Folder 3

Owens Valley/Mono Basin, 1966-1991

Folder 4

Peterson v. Dept. of the Interior (and Opinion by Judge Norris), 1986-1990

Folder 5

Privatization, 1988

Folder 6

Public Trust Doctrine, 1970-1990

Folder 7

Summers Engineering, Inc., 1985-1987

Folder 8

U.S.A. v. SWRCB (Racanelli Decision), 1986

Folder 9

Water and Power, 19811988

Folder 10

Water Marketing, Trading, and Reallocation, 1977-1990

 

V. Geographical Files, 1885-1992

 

A. California, 1936-1991

Box Box 13, Folder 1

General, 1961-1989

Folder 2

University of California, 1970-1991

Folder 3

Water Districts and Water Rights, 1951-1989

Folder 4

Water Laws and Implementation, 1966-1989

Folder 5

Water Policy: Research, 1936-1982

Folder 6

CVP/SWP Coordinated Operation Agreement, 1985

Folder 7

Peripheral Canal, 1971-1982

Folder 8

Ventura River Case, 1988

 

B. Arizona, 1985-1992

Box Box 13, Folder 9

General, 1985-1992

 

C. Nevada, 1885-1991

Box Box 13, Folder 10

Clippings, 1988-1991

Box Box 14, Folder 1

Reports, 1885-1990

 

VI. Clippings, 1955-1995

Box Box 14, Folder 2

1955-1984

Folder 3

January - June 1985

Folder 4

July - December 1985

Folder 5

January - June 1986

Folder 6

July - December 1986

Folder 7

1987

Folder 8

1988

Box Box 15, Folder 1

1989

Folder 2

1990

Folder 3

1991

Folder 4

1992

Folder 5

1993

Folder 6

1994-1995

Folder 7

Subsidies, 1975-1986

Folder 8

Subsidies, 1987

Folder 9

Subsidies, 1988-1989

Folder 10

Subsidies, 1990

Folder 11

California Water Policy, 1988-1989

Folder 12

U.S. Congress: George Miller, 1983-1987

 

VII. Reports, 1966-1995

Box Box 15, Folder 13

1966-1995