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Series 1 Community Arts Association, Plans and Planting Committee 1970-1984

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Pearl Chase 1974-1982

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence from Chase to Sue Higman and from others about Chase; documents efforts to create a memorial plaque about Chase; includes biographies and family genealogy.
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Clippings About Pearl Chase

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Neasham Award (California Historical Society) 1977


Old Mission Days Scrapbook

Scope and Contents note

Old Mission Days took place December 4-7 1941. Pearl Chase was the Chair of the Advisory Committe for the event. The scrapbook contains correspondence, announcements from many periodicals, brochures, and maps.
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Pearl Chase Birthday 11/16/1979

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General Information and History

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Board Background Biographies and Mailing List

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Membership Roster

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Committee Member Lists

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Plans and Planting Committee 1972

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Plans and Planting Committee Members 1971-1975

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Plans and Planting Committee Members Directory

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Board Minutes and Agendas to 1978

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Meeting Minutes 1972-1973

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Board Meetings 1976

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Board Meetings 1977

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Board Meetings 1978

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Board Meetings 1979

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Board Meetings 1979-1982

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Board Minutes 1978

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Board Minutes 1979-1980

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Board Correspondence, General 1977-1980

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Financial Ledgers 1969-1977

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Financial/Tax Information/Non-Profit Status 1972-1973

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Fiinancial Statements 1978

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Accounting Ledger/Taxes 1979

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Insurance Policies 1977-1980

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Bylaws and Restated Articles of Incorporation 1977-1980

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Contracts--Correspondence 1978-1981

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W.R. Ewald

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ACCESS Background

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ACCESS Endorsements

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ACCESS Meeting Minutes 1974-1976

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Pearl Chase Working Capital for ACCESS Project

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ACCESS Memorandum of Agreement with UCSB 1975-1981

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Supplemental ACCESS Contract 1977

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Clippings about ACCESS 1979

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ACCESS Invoices 1979-1981

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Roy Littlejohn Associates Contract

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Correspondence with Roy Littlejohn

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Board Copy of Final Accounting--Roy Littlejohn

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Harry Brelsford Papers about CAA 1972-1979

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Dissolution of Corporation 1984


Series 2 Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation 1967-1984

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Lobero Building and Richard Property 1972

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Correspondence, Santa Barbara City and SBTHP (copies) 1979

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Election Lawsuit Poett vs. SBTHP 1979

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SBTHP Correspondence 1983-1984

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Publicity and Activities 1967-1984

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Board meetings 1979

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Reports 1979-1980

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El Paseo Management Committee


Board resolution given to Sue Higman in appreciation for her contributions 1982


Framed board resolution making Higman a Lifetime Honorary Trustee 2003


Series 3 Citizens Planning Association 1979-1980

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Correspondence 1979

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Adobe Tour--Sue's Notebook


Series 4 Early Mission Music Program 1974-1984

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Correspondence 1974-1976

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Programs and Publicity

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Correspondence 1984

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Scrapbook pages

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Introductory Remarks by Father Virgil Cordano and Announcement by Sue Higman 01/05/1975

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Recording of MIssion Music, San Juan Bautista Mission 10/12/1975


Series 5 Environmental Issues 1960-1961

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Correspondence re: Sierra Club, Trails 1961

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Correspondence re: Rainbow Bridge, Pt. Reyes National Seashore 1961

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Sierra Club Trail Notes and Santa Barbara Backcountry 1960-1961

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Santa Barbara County Trail Ordinance 1961


Series 6 Books and Ephemera

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Papers and Ephemera from Julia and Richard Parsons 1875-1902

Language of Material: French

Scope and Contents note

Includes correspondence to Richard Parsons, an advertisement (in French), a card from a Parisian store, a menu (in French), and an article entitled Chose a la Mode by Simone A. Puget from The English Review Advertising Supplement. A note in the file from Pearl Chase indicates that Parsons was a friend of W[illiam] Bingham of Cleveland and Dr. Gehring of Maine.
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Le Mont Saint-Michel by Dubouchet Pere et Fils 1888

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Told By A Photo by Lola G. Hartwell [1898]

General Physical Description note: 12 p. ; 13 x 15 cm. paper, tied with leather thong;

General note

Limited to 12 copies; book is signed "Lola G.H."
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Manuscript, The Old and the New, by Aldis E. Sage 1927

Scope and Contents note

Copy of a typescript of Sage's handmade book. Includes a letter to Aldis Sage from Dorothy Edwards and also an envelope addressed to Bernhard Hoffmann, so it is unclear to whom the book belonged.
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The Old and the New 1927

General Physical Description note: [7] p. : ill. ; 20.5 x 16 cm.

Scope and Contents note

Handmade book about old Santa Barbara buildings, written in verse in pen and ink with tipped in photographs. Photos by E. Fitch Peabody (?)
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Santa Barbara Songs (1872-1922), chosen and arranged by Leland S. Copeland 1922

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The Midget, Santa Barbara Junior High School Jan. 1934


Series 7 Photographs

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Scope and Contents note

Includes 1 black and white 8 x 10 print of the Ed Borein home on the Mesa in Santa Barbara and 10 pages of black and white 4.5 x 2.5 in. photos mounted on newsprint with captions. They are of the Lobero Theater, the shops next door to it, and other buildings across the street and in the neighborhood. No dates. Photos were given to Pearl Chase.
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Misc. photos

Scope and Contents note

9 b + w photos and 4 col. photos of Mission La Purisima, varying sizes; 1 b + w photo of Sue Higman and others (Gunderson, Hawskworth, Obern, Taprello, M. Smith, Madsen, Blum, Williams, White, and Lawler) with bust of Pearl Chase. "CPC Bond Act Coalition" written on back.