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Robert Lloyd Kelley papers
WRCA 048  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biographical Information
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Number
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Robert Lloyd Kelley papers
    Date (inclusive): 1963-1972
    Collection Number: WRCA 048
    Extent: 1 linear foot 2 boxes
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Languages: English.


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Distinctive Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives 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], [date if possible]. Robert Lloyd Kelley papers (WRCA 048). Water Resources Collections and Archives. Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Biographical Information

    Professor of History. Consultant and expert witness for the office of the State Attorney General in connection with flood cases in Sacramento Valley.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    Historical reports, pre-trial memoranda, testimony and trial transcripts regarding floods in Sacramento Valley.

    Collection Number

    Collection number updated February 2019. Legacy collection number was KELLEY. This change was part of a project in 2018/2019 to update the collection numbers for collections in the Water Resources Collections and Archives.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    North American Weather Consultants
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    Feather River (Calif.)
    Floods -- California -- Sacramento River
    Floods -- California -- Sacramento Valley
    Hogback Island (Calif.)
    Hydraulic mining -- California -- Sacramento Valley
    Sacramento River (Calif.)
    Sacramento River Flood Control Project (Calif.)
    Sedimentation and deposition -- California -- Sacramento River