Physical Description: 36 file folders
Arranged numerically by disaster number.
Scope and Content Note
The Disaster Files consist of materials relating to various California disasters and include documents such as local disaster
proclamations, newspaper articles, situation reports, gubernatorial proclamation, water reports, weather reports, and audits.
Disaster File topics include wildfires, floods, and winter storms. Notable files include the Whittier Fault Earthquake and
the storm of 1986.
Disaster 677: Storm of 1983, 1983 (18ff) Box 4:10-20, Box 5:1-6
Disaster 739: Fires of 1985, 1985 (4ff) Box 5:7-10
Disaster 758: Storm of 1986, 1986 (8ff) Box 5:11-18
Disaster 799: Whittier Fault Earthquake, 1986 (4ff) Box 5:19-20, Box 6:1-2
Disaster 812: Storm of 1988, 1988 (3ff) Box 6:3-5