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Guide to the Community Organization and Environmental Control Records
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  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Community Organization and Environmental Control Records
    Dates: 1971-1973
    Identification: MS-0094
    Creator: Community Organization and Environmental Control project Richard D. Jones
    Physical Description: 10.22 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: askscua@mail.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Historical Note:

    The Community Organization and Environmental Control project was headed by Dr. Richard D. Jones of the Anthropology Department at San Diego State University in 1971-1973. The project was funded by the National Science Research Foundation, and was an analysis of over 40 communities in the San Diego metropolitan area. Students gathered statistical data from a variety of local governmental and private agencies, and direct observations of community life from field visits.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Geographic Name:

    San Diego County (Calif.)--History--Sources
    San Diego County (Calif.)--Social life and customs

    Topical Term:

    Community development--California--San Diego

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information:


    Custodial History:

    Collection inventoried by Barbara E. Sidote, February 1980.

    Processing Information:

    Processed by Lucas Buresch, December 2016.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Community Organization and Environmental Control papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Arrangement of Materials:

    I. Community Files
    II. Topical Files
    III. Administrative Files

    Scope and Contents

    The Community Organization and Environmental Control Records document research conducted by Prof. Richard D. Jones and SDSU students. The collection includes reports on specific communities, questionnaires, maps, photographs, pamphlets, promotion brochures, newspaper clippings, correspondence, etc.