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Office of Public Affairs Plaques Collection
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Office of Public Affairs Plaques collection
    Dates: 1987-2009
    Collection number: 2010-003
    Collection Size: 1 cubic foot
    Repository: Santa Clara County Archives.
    San Jose, CA 95112-2527
    Abstract: This collection contains awards to and proclamations by Santa Clara County.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult Archives staff.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    The Archives can claim physical ownership only for some collections. Users are responsible for securing permission of the copyright holder for publication or quotation.

    Preferred Citation

    Office of Public Affairs Plaques collection, 2010-003, Santa Clara County Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was transferred from Christina Rivas-Louie in 2009.


    Christina Rivas-Louie works as the office assistant in the Office of Public Affairs, from which these plaques were donated.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection is divided into two series, containing 11 awards and proclamations for Santa Clara County. In series I, the awards were given to Santa Clara County by the Counties Exhibits Program held at the California State Fair, the Northern California Solar Energy Association, and Communications in the Age of the Environment (CAPIO). Series II contains proclamations which sought to promote awareness for American patriotism and the holocaust while others sought to establish good realtionships between Santa Clara County and the cities of Moscow, Russia and Florence, Italy.


    This collection is arranged chronologically.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    California State Fair
    Florence (Italy)
    Holocaust Remembrance Day.
    Moscow (Russia)
    Santa Clara County (Calif.)
    World War II