Guide to the Special B Report, 1962-1967

Processed by Michael Mullen
University Archives.
The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Special B report, 1962-1967

Collection number: CU-507

University Archives, The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California

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  • University Archives
  • The Bancroft Library
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Berkeley, California, 94720-6000
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Processed by:
Michael Mullen
Date Completed:
May 2001
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 2001 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Special B report,
Date (inclusive): 1962-1967
Collection Number: CU-507
Creator: University of California (System). Office of the President
Extent: 1 box (.4 linear ft.)
Repository: The Bancroft Library. University Archives.
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: A series of reports to the Board of Regents on a wide variety of special programs, mainly research programs, administered by the University of California. They provide a brief history of each of the programs described as well as report on current work.
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 Public Services. 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], Special B report, CU-507, University Archives, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Office of the President, University of California

Administrative History

President Clark Kerr initiated this series of subject oriented reports to present to the Regents at their meetings in order to acquaint them with aspects of the wide variety of programs administered by the University of California. The name comes from the fact that the regular report of the president to the regents was normally referred to as the A Report.

Scope and Content

The reports cover a wide variety of university programs, mainly research programs in specialized areas, and provide a brief history of the programs as well as current activity.

Container List

folder 1

The White Mountain Research Center 10/19/1962

folder 2

Donner Laboratory 11/16/1962

folder 3

Hastings Natural History Reservation 12/14/1962

folder 4

Foreign Programs Involving the University of California 1/18/1963

folder 5

The Center for the Study of Comparative Folklore and Mythology 2/15/1963

folder 6

The Institute of Marine Resources 3/22/1963

folder 7

The Forest Products Laboratory 4/19/1963

folder 8

The George Williams Hooper Foundation for Medical Research 5/17/1963

folder 9

The Department of Viticulture and Enology at Davis 6/21/1963

folder 10

The Lick Observatory 9/20/1963

folder 11

The Agriculture Toxicology Laboratory 10/18/1963

folder 12

The Water Resources Center 11/15/1963

folder 13

The Education Abroad Program 12/13/1963

folder 14

Division of Agricultural Sciences 1/17/1964

folder 15

The School of Criminology, Berkeley 2/21/1964

folder 16

Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory 3/20/1964

folder 17

The Galápagos International Scientific Project 4/17/1964

folder 18

The Citrus Research Center and Agricultural Experiment Station 5/22/1964

folder 19

The Agricultural Extension Service 7/24/1964

folder 20

The Center of Latin American Studies, Los Angeles 9/25/1964

folder 21

The Philip L. Boyd Desert Research Center 10/16/1964

folder 22

Continuing Education of the Bar 11/20/1964

folder 23

Continuing Education in Medical and Health Sciences 12/18/1964

folder 24

Foreign Students and Scholars 1/22/1965

folder 25

The Hormone Research Laboratory 2/19/1965

folder 26

Summer Field Expeditions in Earth Sciences, San Diego 4/23/1965

folder 27

Air Pollution Research Center, Riverside 5/21/1965

folder 28

Coordinated Education Center, Santa Barbara 7/16/1965

folder 29

35 Years on the High Energy Frontier 9/17/1965

folder 30

Medical Radio Conferences in Continuing Education at the San Francisco Medical Center 10/22/1965

folder 31

Student-Parent Orientation Programs 11/19/1965

folder 32

Department of Applied Science 12/17/1965

folder 33

Institute of Transportation and Traffic Engineering 1/21/1966

folder 34

The Discovery of Plutonium - 25 th Anniversary 2/18/1966

folder 35

The William Andrews Clack Memorial Library 3/25/1966

folder 36

The Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics 4/22/1966

folder 37

Libraries: The New Campuses Program 5/20/1966

folder 38

Irvine Computer Facilities 6/17/1966

folder 39

The Agricultural Experiment Station 7/15/1966

folder 40

The Cardiovascular Research Institute 9/16/1966

folder 41

The University of California Under Twenty-Three Governors and the Tasks that Still Lie Ahead 11/18/1966

folder 42

Hope for Helpless Children 1/1967

folder 43

New Horizons for Lick Observatory 2/1967

folder 44

Behind California's Scientific Pre-Eminence 3/1967

folder 45

The Polluted Air 4/1967

folder 46

Fight for Life 5/1967

folder 47

Different but Equal 5/1967

folder 48

Fine Arts Flourish at University of California Northern Campuses: Berkeley, Davis, Santa Cruz 6/1967

folder 49

Food from the Sea 7/1967

folder 50

The Moon, the Atom... 9/1967

folder 51

To Know Our Land 10/1967

folder 52

The City is People 11/1967

folder 53

A Report on the First Ten Years of the Adolph C. and Mary Sprague Miller Institute for Basic Research in Science 1957-1967 12/1967

folder 54

Lawrence Radiation Laboratory, Berkeley/1966 n.d.

folder 55

Lists of B reports