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Santa Barbara County Vintners Association records
SBHC Mss 117  
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  • Historical Note
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  • Arrangement

  • Title: Santa Barbara County Vintners Association records
    Identifier/Call Number: SBHC Mss 117
    Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 8.5 linear feet (7 cartons, 1 flat oversize box, 37 videocassettes)
    Creator: Santa Barbara County Vintners' Association
    Date (inclusive): 1987-2018
    Abstract: Records of the Santa Barbara County Vintners Association, documenting its wine and grape industry promotion in Santa Barbara County, promotion of harvest festivals and wine tastings, and Santa Barbara County wine country tourism. Records in the collection date from 1987 to 2018.
    Physical Location: Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library

    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research.

    Use Restrictions

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

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], Santa Barbara County Vintners Association records, SBHC Mss 117. Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Historical Note

    Founded in 1983, the Santa Barbara County Vintners Association includes vineyards, wineries, vineyard management, and wine industry hospitality associates among its members. Describing itself as an advocate for the Santa Barbara County wine and grape industry, the Association engages in wine and grape industry education, media outreach, tastings, wine country weekends, as well as the organization and promotion of the annual Santa Barbara Vinters' Festival.

    Scope and Content

    Records of the Santa Barbara County Vintners Association documenting its promotion of the wine and grape industry and wine tourism in Santa Barbara County, as well as its organization and promotion of harvest festivals and wine tastings. Records in the collection date from 1987 to 2018.
    Administrative materials include board of directors meeting notes and agendas, bylaws, mission statements, correspondence, Vintners Festival materials, marketing plans, legal files, budgets, and planning documents. Research files include material on the wine industry such as the economic impact of the wine and grape industry in Santa Barbara County and beyond.
    These records also includes videocassettes (documentary as well promotional) on the Santa Barbara County wine country, as well as the work of the Association.
    Graphic items comprise Santa Barbara Vintners Harvest Festival posters from 1994-2012.

    Arrangement

    These records have arranged into the following series: Board of directors files, Research and administrative files, Vintners Festival files, Graphic materials, and Audiovisual.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Wine and wine making -- California -- Santa Barbara County
    Vintners -- California -- Santa Barbara County
    Wineries -- California -- Santa Barbara County
    Vineyards -- California -- Santa Barbara County
    Administrative records
    Correspondence
    Posters
    Promotional materials
    Research (documents)
    Videocassettes
    Santa Barbara County Vintners' Association -- Archives