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Guide to the Sydney A. Tibbetts Papers and Reports, 1907-1957
BANC MSS 68/75 c  
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Sydney A. Tibbetts Papers and Reports,
    Date: 1907-1957
    Collection Number: BANC MSS 68/75 c
    Collector: Tibbetts, Sydney A.
    Extent: Number of containers: 2 boxes Linear feet: .8
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Materials prepared as industrial chemist and geologist. Papers pertain to investigation and development of wells and irrigation in California, and include water and soil anaylses; and correspondence and legal papers relating to the suit of Prather vs. Hoberg over water rights in Lake County, 1933-1940, in which he was called as expert witness. Also included are some reports written with Tibbetts's brother, Frederick Horace Tibbetts.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Manuscripts Division. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sydney A. Tibbetts papers and reports, BANC MSS 68/75 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Related Collection

    Title: Sydney A. Tibbetts Geological Reports, 1925-1938,
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS 67/78 c,
    is included in the History of Science and Technology Collection.

    Materials Cataloged Separately

    • Photographs have been transferred to Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    The Sydney A. Tibbetts Papers and Reports were purchased from Holmes Book Company on November 14, 1967.