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Guide to the California Exposition Dedication, May 22, 1967
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: California Exposition Dedication,
    Date: May 22, 1967
    Box Number: 1423
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Conditions of Use

    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State 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], California Exposition Dedication, California State Library.

    Access Points

    California State Fair and Exposition.
    Agricultural exhibitions--California.


    Invitation lists, press notices, briefings, program plans, dedication preliminary plans, correspondence.


    The California Exposition area was dedicated on Monday, May 22, 1967. Governor Ronald Reagan delivered the dedicatory address at the 630-acre exposition site on the American River. Others participating in the dedication ceremony were: Dr. Emil Mrak, Chairman of the Board, California Exposition and Fair Corp.; Lt. Governor Robert Finch; General Services Director Andrew R. Lolli; and Senator Albert S. Rodda. The successor to the California State Fair opened in June 1968 as a "permanent year-round showcase of the Golden State".


    Major Correspondents

    • Mrak, E. M. (Emil Marcel), 1901-
    • Wood, Art

    Other Correspondents

    • Arfa, Cyrus
    • Battaglia, Philip M.
    • Bell, Alden J.
    • Cardoza, Marvin
    • Coke, Earl
    • Creevey, William H.
    • Erreca, John
    • Finch, Robert H., 1925-
    • Flournoy, Houston I. (Houston Irvine), 1929-
    • Fowler, Stanley B.
    • Gatty, T. T.
    • Geis, Frederick
    • Glazier, Larry
    • Haley, Robert, Mrs.
    • Hammill, Malcolm E.
    • Hayward, Doug
    • Jordan, Frank M. (Frank Morrill), 1888-1970.
    • Kuchel, Thomas H.
    • Lemmon, E. R.
    • Lolli, Andrew R.
    • Lynch, Thomas C. (Thomas Connor), 1904-1986.
    • Lyte, Bob
    • Merrill, Louis Strong.
    • Murphy, George, 1902-
    • Phelan, James
    • Powers, Walter
    • Priest, Ivey Baker, 1905-
    • Rafferty, Max Lewis, 1917-
    • Reagan, Nancy
    • Reagan, Ronald
    • Robbins, Grant
    • Rockey, Jay
    • Rodda, Albert S.
    • Roth, Louis
    • Schrade, Jack
    • Stalford, Alfred
    • Swanston, Robert, Mrs.
    • Tatum, Donn B.
    • Tyson, Charles
    • Walker, R. E.