Eleanor Edmiston Collection MS-0105

Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA 92182-8050

Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
Title: Eleanor Edmiston Collection
Creator: Edmiston, Eleanor
Identifier/Call Number: MS-0105
Physical Description: 0.42 Linear Feet
Date (inclusive): 1960-1982
Language of Material: English .

Scope and Contents

This collection includes news releases, fliers, election bonds and bills, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Eleanor Edmiston Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

Biographical Note

Eleanor Edmiston worked tirelessly to preserve the architecture of Balboa Park. She collaborated with the Balboa Park Preservation Association (BPPA) to promote public awareness concerning historical sites and architectural beauty in San Diego.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Personal Papers
Public architecture--California--San Diego
Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--California--San Diego--History--Sources
Historic sites--Conservation and restoration--California--San Diego--History--Sources
Balboa Park (San Diego, Calif.)--History--Sources
Edmiston, Eleanor--Archives
Balboa Park Protective Association--History--Sources

box 1, folder 1

Historic Building Preservation, Parks, Architecture Folder 1 1960 - 63

box 1, folder 2

Press and News Releases - Letters to Editors, Speeches Folder 2 1960 - 63

box 1, folder 3

Blueprint and Sketches Fine Arts Wing Folder 3 1962

box 1, folder 4

Flyers and miscellaneous - American Institute of Architects, Citizens Coordinate, Fine Arts Gallery, Navy Hospital, Abbey for Assembly Folder 4 c. 1961 - 82

box 1, folder 5

Balboa Park Preservation Association - Flyers and Open Letters Folder 5 1961 - 66

box 1, folder 6

Election Materials: Bond Proposals and Sample Ballots Folder 6 April 1961 and December 1962

box 1, folder 7

Senate Bills 1205 and 1207; Assembly Bills 2764 and 2770; House Resolution 427; (Letter Accompanies Folder 7 1963

box 1, folder 8

San Diego City Council - City Manager - Planning Commission Folder 8 1958 - 63

box 1, folder 9

Correspondence, Individuals and Organizations Folder 9 1960 - 64

box 1, folder 10

Balboa Park Protective Association - Membership Lists and Materials Folder 10

box 1, folder 11

Balboa Park Protective Association - Statement of Purpose, Meeting Notes, Proposals, Petitions Folder 11 c. 1958 - 63

box 1, folder 12

Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers Folder 12 1961 - 63

box 1, folder 13

Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers Folder 13 1961

box 1, folder 14

Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers Folder 14 1962

box 1, folder 15

Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers Folder 15 1963