Guide to the Women's Regional Planning Club Records

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San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
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Guide to the Women's Regional Planning Club Records 1960/1963

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Women's Regional Planning Club Records
Dates: 1960-1963
Identification: MS-0271
Creator: Women's Regional Planning Club
Physical Description: 1.00 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
Phone: 619-594-6791

Historical Note:

The Women's Regional Planning Committee was established in 1960 and shortly after was reorganized into a club. Between 1960 and 1963, the Planning Club interviewed professional historians and civic leaders relating to the history and contemporary development of San Diego. The program was co-produced and broadcast by KGB-AM.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Personal Papers

Geographic Name:

San Diego Region (Calif.) -- Miscellanea

Topical Term:

Radio scripts

Administrative Information

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.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Women's Regional Planning Club Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 51 scripts which document three years of aired programs. Topics covered include community histories, local industries, transit, military, medical and personal histories.

Box 1, Folder 1

Aviation-Gilding, History

Box 1, Folder 2

Community histories-Spring Valley, Oceanside, Hillcrest, Escondido, Encinitas, Julian, Lemon Grove, Lakeside, Lomaland, National City, North Park, East San Diego

Box 1, Folder 3

Community organizations-San Diego Floral Association, San Diego Open Forum

Box 1, Folder 4

Education, history

Box 1, Folder 5

San Diego's Expositions

Box 1, Folder 6

Tuna Industry

Box 1, Folder 7

Ranchos, early Christmas in San Diego

Box 1, Folder 8

San Diego Harbor history, San Diego Port history

Box 1, Folder 9

Historical pictures library, natural History Museum, San Diego Museums, Hall of Champions

Box 1, Folder 10

Whaley House, Cabrillo National Monument

Box 1, Folder 11

Historical Resources

Box 1, Folder 12

7th Annual Trek to Serra Cross

Box 1, Folder 13

Individual Histories-Lyman Gage, Alonzo Horton, Ellen Browning, Scripps, Kate Sessions, Ralph Granger

Box 1, Folder 14

Lumber Industry

Box 1, Folder 15

Medical History-Pioneer physicians, Paradise Valley Hospital, history of medicine, U.S. Naval Hospital

Box 1, Folder 16

Early military forts and camps

Box 1, Folder 17

Balboa Park

Box 1, Folder 18

History of Police Department

Box 1, Folder 19

San Diego Magazine History

Box 1, Folder 20

Railroads-Santa Fe, San Diego and Arizona Eastern

Box 1, Folder 21

Zlac Rowing Club

Box 1, Folder 22

San Diego Street names

Box 1, Folder 23

Transit History