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Guide to the Jimmie R. Yee collection
MSS 2014/18  
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Description
Contains scrapbooks, letters, articles, photographs and awards given to Jimmie Yee throughout his career in the Sacramento City Council. It includes 10 series: Speeches, Correspondence, Flyers / Mailers, Newspaper Clippings, Scrapbooks, Photographs, Publications, Blueprints, Media, & Awards / Plaques/ Certificates.
Background
Jimmie R. Yee (1934- ) was born in Sacramento, California to Charles "Sam" Yee and Bau Jung Lee. After high school, he attended UC Berkeley and, in 1956, he received a BA in Civil Engineering. After college, he entered the Army Reserves. Approximately ten years later, he was discharged and Yee started his own engineering firm in Sacramento known as "Cole/Yee/Schubert and Associates". In 1974, he was appointed to the Sacramento Civil Service Board, and in 1988 he was appointed to the Sacramento City Planning Commission.
Extent
5.0 Linear feet (4 record cartons & 1 oversize folder)
Restrictions
Copyright is protected by the copyright law, Chapter 17 of the U.S. Code. Requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce from collections must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives. Permission for publication is given on the behalf of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, University Library, California State University, Sacramento as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection is open for research. Some restrictions may apply.