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Series 1. Correspondence 1967-1980

Physical Location: Carton 1, folders 1-15

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Scope and Contents

Includes business correspondence and the personal correspondence of Emily Polk.
Carton 1, Folder 1

General correspondence 1967-1973

carton 1, folder 2

General correspondence 1974-1976

carton 1, folder 3

General correspondence 1977-1979

carton 1, folder 4

General correspondence undated

carton 1, Folders 5-6

Project proposals to S.W.A.P. 1971-1978

carton 1, folder 7

Inquiries 1971-1978

carton 1, folder 8

California State Parks 1970-1973

carton 1, folder 9

Los Angeles Times 1974-1977

carton 1, folder 10

National Geographic 1972, 1975

carton 1, folder 11

Owings, Margaret 1970-1980

carton 1, folder 12

Telegram- Tribune (letters to Editor) 1969

carton 1, folder 13

Letters of appreciation to Emily Polk (personal and professional) 1970-1980

carton 1, folder 14

Personal correspondence circa 1976-1978

carton 1, folder 15

Christmas and New Year's cards circa 1976-1977

 

Series 2.  Administrative material 1968-1979

Physical Description: Carton 1, folders 16-36; Box 1, folders 1-2; Boxes 3-5

Arrangement

Arranged by type of material, in a roughly chronological order.

Scope and Contents

Includes financial reports, invoices, tax forms, and other financial documents; board minutes and lists of trustees and advisers; membership lists; and bylaws, articles of incorporation, and other documents and correspondence relating to incorporation.
carton 1, Folders 16-17

Early documents and draft proposals circa 1970

carton 1, folder 18

Incorporation, bylaws, trust agreements 1970-1973

carton 1, folder 19

Amendments to bylaws- board approvals 1979

carton 1, folder 20

List of advisors circa 1976

carton 1, folder 21

Board of directors' meeting minutes 1971-1975

carton 1, Folders 22-24

Finances and tax exempt status 1970-1976

carton 1, folder 25

Financial support from Sierra Club Foundation 1970-1971

carton 1, folder 26

Copies of material submitted to IRS 1970-1971

carton 1, folder 27

Tax returns and financial statements 1971-1974

carton 1, folder 28

Potential funders 1971-1972

carton 1, folder 29

Contributions and memorial contributions circa 1973

carton 1, folder 30

Tax forms 1975-1976

carton 1, folder 31

Finances and invoices 1973-1976

carton 1, folder 32

Financial records and invoices 1975-1977

carton 1, folder 33

Bills and financial records 1977-1979

carton 1, folder 34

Insurance, liability 1972-1973

carton 1, folder 35

Labor Commissioner- workmen's compensation issue 1974-1975

carton 1, folder 36

Emily Polk- invoices and bank statements 1978-1979

box 1, folder 1

Potential contributors 1968-1972

box 1, folder 2

Court cases and legislative bills 1970-1971

Boxes 3-5

Membership records circa 1970-1979

 

Series 3.  Program files 1964-1978

Physical Description: Cartons 2-4; Box 1, folder 3

Arrangement

Park projects are arranged alphabetically by location or title. County committee materials and other program materials are listed afterwards.

Scope and Contents

Includes correspondence, proposals, permits, and other working documents for S.W.A.P. projects.
carton 2, folder 1

Alameda, CA- Clinton Avenue property 1976

carton 2, Folders 2-3

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- proposal drafts and photographs 1974-1976

carton 2, folder 4

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- correspondence 1974-1976

carton 2, folder 5

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- development permits, Coastal Conservation Commission hearings 1974-1976

carton 2, folder 6

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA)- Environmental Impact Report by City of Los Angeles 1974

carton 2, Folders 7-8

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- notes and supporting material 1974-1976

carton 4, folder 1

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- permits, proposals, and reports circa 1974-1976

carton 4, folder 2

Ballona Lagoon (Venice, CA), Los Angeles Aquarium Park project- maps and plans circa 1976

carton 4, folder 3

Bear Harbor Ranch (Humboldt)/ Stow Pond (Goleta) 1971-1972

carton 4, folder 4

Conejo Canyons (Thousand Oaks, CA) 1976

carton 2, folder 9

Coyote Hills (Fullerton, CA) 1974

carton 2, folder 10

Dinosaur Caves (Pismo Beach, CA)- correspondence 1972-1974

carton 2, folder 11

Dinosaur Caves (Pismo Beach, CA)- proposal drafts circa 1972-1974

carton 2, folder 12

Dinosaur Caves (Pismo Beach, CA)- financial 1972-1975

carton 2, folder 13

Dinosaur Caves (Pismo Beach, CA)- notes and photographs circa 1972-1974

carton 4, folder 5

Dinosaur Caves (Pismo Beach, CA)- maps and planning commission documents 1967-1974

carton 2, folder 14

Glendale, CA- land use element report 1976

carton 2, folder 15

Hedge Creek Falls (Dunsmuir, CA) 1972-1975

carton 2, folder 16

Hedge Creek Falls (Dunsmuir, CA)- Federal Highway Administration Environmental Statement 1973

carton 2, folder 17

Lombard Street (San Francisco, CA) 1972-1973

carton 2, folder 18

Los Liones Canyon Arboretum project (Pacific Palisades, CA) 1972-1973

carton 2, Folders 19-21

Los Osos Oaks State Reserve 1970-1975

carton 4, folder 6

Los Osos Oaks State Reserve 1970-1973

carton 2, Folders 22-23

Los Morros (San Luis Obispo, CA) 1971-1976

carton 2, folder 24

Morro Bay Estuary (Morro Bay, CA)- plans and property purchase options 1973-1974

carton 2, folder 25

Morro Bay Estuary (Morro Bay, CA)- correspondence with local and federal government 1972-1975

carton 3, folder 1

Morro Bay Estuary (Morro Bay, CA)- correspondence and mailers 1972-1975

carton 4, Folders 7-9

Morro Bay Estuary (Morro Bay, CA)- correspondence and purchase options 1970-1975

carton 4, folder 10

Morro Bay Estuary (Morro Bay, CA)- mailers, plans, and notes 1973-1974

carton 4, folder 11

Morro Coast highway construction issue 1971

carton 3, folder 2

National City (San Diego, CA)- Prelimiary General Plan for redevelopment 1974

carton 4, folder 12

National City (San Diego, CA)- Carrie Floyd Memorial Senior Park (by Charles F. Harbison) 1970-1974

carton 4, folder 13

Pirates' Cove (San Luis Obispo, CA) 1972

carton 3, folder 3

Pismo Beach, CA- landfill development project 1973-1974

carton 3, folder 4

Porterville Reserve (Porterville- Tulare, CA)- photographs 1975

carton 4, folder 14

San Luis Obispo county projects- correspondence 1972-1973

carton 3, folder 5

Sentinel Park, Park Circle City (San Luis Obispo, CA) 1971-1975

carton 4, folder 15

Shepherd Canyon (Oakland, CA) 1974-1975

carton 3, folder 6

South Laguna project, CA 1972-1975

carton 3, folder 7

Trinidad, CA- coastal park, Yurok tribal burial site 1975-1976

carton 3, folder 8

Verdugo- San Rafael Wilderness Area, CA- S.W.A.P. proposal 1976

carton 3, folder 9

Verdugo- San Rafael Wilderness Area, CA- correspondence 1976-1977

carton 4, folder 21

Verdugo- San Rafael Wilderness Park- city planning documents 1977-1978

carton 4, folder 22

Verdugo- San Rafael Wilderness Park- correspondence and planning 1976-1978

box 1, folder 3

Verdugo Mountains Scenic Parkway Design Report (prepared for the City of Glendale) undated

carton 4, folder 16

Wilcox Woodlands (Santa Barbara, CA) 1974-1975

carton 3, folder 10

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- notes circa 1970-1972

carton 3, folder 11

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- contributions and fundraising 1971-1973

carton 3, folder 12

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- county, state, and federal action 1971-1973

carton 3, folder 13

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- proposals and mailers 1971-1973

carton 3, folder 14

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- correspondence 1971-1977

carton 4, folder 17

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- proposals, option agreements, etc. 1971-1972

carton 4, folder 18

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- mailers and publicity material 1971-1972

carton 4, folder 19

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- tax forms and other financial documents 1971-1973

carton 4, folder 20

Wilderness Gardens (North San Diego County, CA)- Indian World correspondence and planning 1972

carton 3, folder 15

Citizens' Committees: Humboldt County 1964, 1972-1975

carton 3, folder 16

Citizens' Committees: Los Angeles County 1971-1972

carton 3, folder 17

Citizens' Committees: Marin County 1970-1972

carton 3, folder 18

Citizens' Committees: Monterey County 1971

carton 3, folder 19

Citizens' Committees: Riverside County 1971-1972

carton 3, folder 20

Citizens' Committees: San Diego County 1970-1972

carton 3, folder 21

Citizens' Committees: San Francisco Bay Area 1971-1973

carton 3, folder 22

Citizens' Committees: Santa Barbara County 1970-1974

carton 3, folder 23

Citizens' Committees: Santa Cruz County 1970

carton 3, folder 24

Citizens' Committees: Sonoma County 1970-1972

carton 3, folder 25

California Coastal Commissions 1972-1975

carton 3, folder 26

Open Space in urban areas: legislation, population relocation 1970-1975

carton 3, folder 27

California Office of Transportation Planning and Policy 1973

carton 3, folder 28

California coastline oil pipeline issue 1975

carton 3, folder 29

National Fisheries plan 1974

carton 3, folder 30

National Perspectives Council proposal 1975

carton 3, folder 31

Land and Nature Leage (proposed international extension of S.W.A.P.)- pamphlets undated

carton 3, folder 32

Society of Women Geographers 1974-1979

carton 3, Folders 33-35

Miscellaneous notes and documents circa 1970-1977

 

Series 4.  Publicity materials and press 1963-1979

Physical Description: Carton 5; Box 1, folders 4-10; Box 2

Arrangement

Arranged by type of material.

Scope and Contents

Includes pamphlets, mailers, and press materials; correspondence, financial, and promotional materials for an album of nature songs put out by S.W.A.P. ('Wilderness America'); collected clippings about S.W.A.P. projects; and material by other conservation organizations.
box 1, folder 4

Poems by Marjorie Hawksworth undated

box 1, folder 5

Emily Polk: speeches and other writings 1963-1975

box 1, folder 6

Emily Polk: notes for writings circa 1968-1974

box 1, folder 7

Press material 1971-1977

box 1, folder 8

Mailers, brochures, and publicity 1970-1978

box 1, folder 9

Early mailer design and publicity 1970-1971

box 1, folder 10

S.W.A.P. Newsletters 1970-1979

Box 2, folder 1

Patty Zeitlin- 'Spin, Spider Spin' nature songs for S.W.A.P. 1974

Box 2, folder 2

Patty Zeitlin, 'Spin, Spider Spin'- correspondence and project material 1974

Box 2, folder 3

'Wilderness America' (S.W.A.P. music album)- promotion and publicity 1975-1977

Box 2, Folders 4-7

'Wilderness America' (S.W.A.P. album)- correspondence, financial, promotion 1975-1977

Carton 5, Folder 22

Promotional photograph of S.W.A.P. undated

carton 5, folder 1

Articles and other research material 1968-1974

carton 5, folder 2

Sierra Club bulletins 1968-1969

carton 5, folder 3

San Francisco Bay Area- conservation organizations 1964-1969

carton 5, Folders 4-5

Conservation organizations- mailers and newsletters 1968-1978

carton 5, folder 6

Pamphlets- other organizations 1970s

carton 5, folder 7

Clippings: conservation and environmental issues 1967-1972

carton 5, folder 8

Clippings: Dinosaur Caves 1972-1974

carton 5, folder 9

Clippings: directors of S.W.A.P. 1964, 1970-1974

carton 5, folder 10

Clippings: Indian City/ Native American issues 1971-1972

carton 5, folder 11

Clippings: Los Morros 1973

carton 5, folder 12

Clippings: Morro Bay Estuary 1970-1973

carton 5, folder 13

Clippings: open space and nature 1973-1974

carton 5, Folders 14-15

Clippings: San Luis Obispo 1972-1975

carton 5, folder 16

Clippings: S.W.A.P. publicity and conservation issues 1971-1975

carton 5, folder 17

Clippings: Wilcox Woodlands 1974-1975

carton 5, folder 18

Clippings: Wilderness Gardens 1971-1973

carton 5, Folders 19-21

Clippings: various projects 1969-1979