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Guide to the Carol Boyce Papers MS.14
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Folder 1

Writings 1970


Report from an Interview with Mr. Joseph Smith, Current Business Manager of Devereux School July 6, 1970


Report on Old Fences at Coal Oil Point Reserve c. 1970

Physical Description: 7 pages, includes text summary, chart, and black and white photos of fences

Research Data 1970-1971

Scope and Contents note

Environmental Data includes terrain profiles from various reference positions, humidity, temperature, wind, salt spray, and soil tests. Plant Cover Data was collected between July 8. 1970 and Sept. 12, 1970 from three main positions on the western dunes.
Folder 2

Environmental Data

Folder 3-4

Plant Data

Folder 4

Correspondence 1970

Scope and Contents note

This series contains 2 letters between Boyce and Dr. Emmett V. Martin, who co-authored several publications on plant adaptations with plant ecologist Frederic E. Clements. Boyce asked Martin to idenitify the location of the experimental dune and ridge gardens created by Martin and Clements at the Campbell Estate (Coal Oil Point).
Folder 5

Photographs 1970

General Physical Description note: 12 b + w prints, 3.5 x 3.5 in.; 6 color prints, 3.5 x 3.5 in.; 6 composite b + w images of varying sizes

Scope and Contents note

Photographs of the dunes, vernal pools, and Devereux Slough.
Folder 6

Clippings 1970

Scope and Contents note

1 article entitled Western Dunes at Devereux Reserve Closed to Public from El Gaucho, dated 7/22/70; other article entitled Coal Oil Point Reserve (Devereux Dunes) from Ecolog, 10/26/70, discusses new area acquired by the UC Land and Water Reserve System.