E. Richard Barnes Papers MS-0071

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

Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
Title: E. Richard Barnes Papers
Creator: Barnes, E. Richard
Identifier/Call Number: MS-0071
Physical Description: 2.83 Linear Feet
Date (inclusive): 1964-1972
Language of Material: English .

Scope and Contents

The E. Richard Barnes Collection dates from 1964-1972.  It consists solely of paper records.  Included in this collection are reports, correspondence, press releases and information sheets relating to Barnes' work as a member of the Natural Resources, Planning and Public Works Committee.  Also included are bill files and press releases on topics such as education, the military, the fishing industry, and public administration.  There is no filing order.

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, E. Richard Barnes Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

Biographical Note

E. Richard Barnes was born January 1, 1906 in Minnesota. A retired Navy Captain, Barnes moved to California in 1943. He was elected to the California State Assembly in 1962 as a representative of San Diego's 78th District. During his ten years in the legislature, Barnes served as the Chairman of the Committee on Retirement Systems and was a member of the Committee on Ways and Means and Natural Resources. He was also known for his outspoken opposition to President Nixon's trip to China in 1971. Barnes, a Republican, supported capital punishment and the abolition of the federal income taxes. He lost his bid for reelection in 1972.
Barnes died at age 75 in August of 1985 at his home in El Cajon, CA.



Subjects and Indexing Terms

Personal Papers

box 1, folder 1

Natural Resources Planning & Public Works Committee Meeting Folder 1 May 19, 1967

box 1, folder 2

Natural Resources Planning & Public Works Committee Meeting Folder 2 May 25, 1967

box 1, folder 3

Additional Statements, etc. re. July 13-15 Arcata Hearing on Recreation Planning and Management Folder 3

box 1, folder 4

Arcata- Recreation Planning and Management Folder 4 July 13-15, 1966

box 1, folder 5

Arcata- Recreation Planning and Management Folder 5 July 13-15, 1966

box 1, folder 6

Recreation Planning and Management- Fresno Folder 6 July 21-22, 1966

box 1, folder 7

Recreation Planning and Management- Fresno Folder 7 July 21, 1966

box 1, folder 8

Recreation Planning and Management- Fresno Folder 8 July 21-22, 1966

box 1, folder 9

Lake Tahoe Plan Folder 9

box 1, folder 10

Lake Tahoe Plan Folder 10

box 1, folder 11

Natural Resources Planning & Public Works Committee Meeting/ Recreational Boating- San Diego Folder 11 December 14-15, 1967

box 1, folder 12

Honorable E. Richard Barnes Folder 12

box 1, folder 13

Beautification of the Capitol Mall- Sacramento Folder 13 October 28, 1966

box 2, folder 1

LP 159: 389, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, AB 1621-AB 1669 Folder 1 1972

box 2, folder 2

LP 159: 387, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, AB 94-AB 339 Folder 2 1972

box 2, folder 3

LP 159: 386, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, AB 889 Folder 3 1967

box 3, folder 1

LP 159: 388, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, AB 389-AB 823 Folder 1 1972

box 3, folder 2

LP 159: 390, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, AB 1673-AB 1913 Folder 2 1972

box 3, folder 3

LP 159: 391, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Bill Files, ACA 21-ACA 47 Folder 3 1972

box 3, folder 4

LP 159: 392, Legislative-Assembly-Assemblymen, Press Releases Folder 4 1967-72