Sandy Kimball Collection

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Contra Costa County Historical Society
724 Escobar Street
Martinez, California 94553
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Sandy Kimball Collection
Dates: 1970s-1980s
Collection Number: 1989.26
Creator/Collector: Kimball, Sandy KWUN Radio
Extent: 2 boxes
Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
Martinez, California 94553
Abstract: A collection of research files and works by Sandy Kimball on mostly Lafayette and some county-wide topics. She wrote La Fayette: A Pictorial History and Moraga’s Pride.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

Sandy Kimball Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

Scope and Content of Collection

Box 1 Folders: 1. CCC History Society Brochure 2. Guide to Historic Lafayette 3. Historical series spots for KWUN 4. Lafayette history for KWUN 5. Notes on Bryants “What I saw in California” 6. Notes & copies of pages on immigration to Calif 7. Times Past Contra Costa’s old wineries 8. Walnut Creek, Hub of Contra Costa 7-26-88 9. Economic and planning systems Dec. 1987 10. Pleistocene to Holocene J David Rogers 11. Landside processes of the east bay hills 12. Walnut Creek basic research 13. Windsor publications, sample outlines 14. Chapter one, misc. 15. Ranchos, early settlers Box 2 16. Farming chapter 111 17. 1900 to WW11 chapter 4 18. Modern Walnut Creek, chapter 5 19. Amenities, chapter 6 20. Archeology – Mt Diablo 21. City government 22. Early settlers, farms chapter 2 23. Indians 24. Histories 25. Organizations – subject ideas 26. Personalities 27. Subdivisions 28. Tice Valley – Rossmoor 29. Transportation 30. Walnut Creek slides, Walnut Creek video ( not in folder ) 31. Bibliography 32. Acknowledgements

Indexing Terms

Native Americans
Agriculture, farming
Archaeology, Mt. Diablo
Walnut Creek
Tice Valley
newspaper clippings

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