Inventory of the Robert Lloyd Kelley Papers, 1963-1972

Processed by the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff; machine-readable finding aid created by James Ryan
Water Resources Collections and Archives
Orbach Science Library, Room 118
PO Box 5900
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Phone: (951) 827-2934
Fax: (951) 827-6378
Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
© 1999
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Robert Lloyd Kelley Papers, 1963-1972

Collection number: KELLEY

Water Resources Collections and Archives



University of California, Riverside

Riverside, California

Contact Information:

  • Water Resources Collections and Archives
  • Orbach Science Library, Room 118
  • PO Box 5900
  • University of California, Riverside
  • Riverside, CA 92517-5900
  • Phone: (951) 827-2934
  • Fax: (951) 827-6378
  • Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
  • URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
Processed by:
Water Resources Collections and Archives staff
Date Completed:
March 1993
Encoded by:
James Ryan
© 1999 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Lloyd Kelley Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1963-1972
Collection number: KELLEY
Creator: Kelley, Robert Lloyd, 1925-
Extent: 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Shelf location: This collection is stored off-campus at NRLF. Please contact the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff for access to the materials.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert Lloyd Kelley Papers, KELLEY, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Access Points

Pacific Gas and Electric Company
North American Weather Consultants
Sacramento River Flood Control Project (Calif.)
Floods --California --Sacramento Valley
Floods --California --Sacramento River
Hydraulic mining --California --Sacramento Valley
Sedimentation and deposition --California --Sacramento River
Sacramento River (Calif.)
Feather River (Calif.)
Hogback Island (Calif.)

Biographical Information

Professor of History. Consultant and expert witness for the office of the State Attorney General in connection with flood cases in Sacramento Valley.

Scope and Content

Historical reports, pre-trial memoranda, testimony and trial transcripts regarding floods in Sacramento Valley.

Box 1, item 1.1

Floyd Ardell Adams, et al. vs. State of California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, et al. : memorandum responding to plaintiffs' "demurrer to answer of State of California" and various pre-trial memoranda filed by the plaintiffs. 1963.

Physical Description: 39 leaves
item 1.2

Floyd Ardell Adams, et al. vs. State of California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company and North American Weather Consultants : court trial, before Honorable John P. McMurray on December 3-5, 1963, in the Superior Court of the State of California in and for the County of Sutter. 1963.

Physical Description: 3 v.
item 1.3

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The Sacramento flood control project : a documentary history. 1963.

Physical Description: 67 leaves
item 2

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

Shasta Pipe and Supply Company vs. State of California. [1965?].

Physical Description: p. 369- 459
item 3

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The Feather River from Oroville to Marysville, 1848-1940. 1965.

Physical Description: 1 v.
item 4

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

Transcript of Dr. Robert Kelley's testimony in Robinson, et al. v. State, November 16, 17, and 18, [1966]. 1966.

Physical Description: 1 v.
Box 2, item 5

Stanley, Owen G.

 

Brief history of hydraulic mining, gold dredging, creation of the California Debris Commission, and birth of the Sacramento District of the Corps of Engineers. 1965.

Physical Description: 68 leaves
item 6

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The impact of mining debris upon the Lower Sacramento. 1966.

Physical Description: 4 leaves
item 7

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The Sacramento River from Colusa to Butte City, 1850 to 1920. 1966.

Physical Description: 26 leaves
item 8

Mann, Dean E.

 

The Yuba City flood : a case study of weather modification litigation. 1967.

Physical Description: 61 leaves
item 9.1

Sacramento and San Joaquin Drainage District vs. Mattie B. Zumwalt Company, J. A. Watt, et al. : memorandum of decision on special issues. [1967].

Physical Description: 7 leaves
item 9.2

Sacramento and San Joaquin Drainage District vs. Mattie B. Zumwalt Company, J. A. Watt, et al. : reporter's transcript of proceedings before Honorable J. F. Good, Judge, July 11, 12, 1967. 1967.

Physical Description: 204 leaves
item 10

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The origin of Hogback Island. 1967.

Physical Description: 11 leaves
item 11

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

Flooding and flood control in the Simmerly Basin, 1853-1940. 1968.

Physical Description: 15 leaves
item 12

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

Bridges, et al. vs. the State of California. 1968.

Physical Description: 1 v.
item 13

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

The Feather River, Honcut vicinity, 1850 to 1940 : final report. 1970.

Physical Description: 27 leaves
item 14

Kelley, Robert Lloyd

 

Flooding and the development of flood control systems : Colusa region, Sacramento River, 1850 to 1940. 1972.

Physical Description: 51 leaves