Robert Lloyd Kelley papers

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Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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Fax: 951-827-4673
Email: specialcollections@ucr.edu
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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.

Access

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.

Subjects

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


Box 1, Item 1.1

Floyd Ardell Adams, et al. vs. State of California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, et al. : memorandum responding to plaintiffs' "demurrer to answer of State of California" and various pre-trial memoranda filed by the plaintiffs 1963

Physical Description: 39 leaves
Box 1, Item 1.2

Floyd Ardell Adams, et al. vs. State of California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company and North American Weather Consultants : court trial, before Honorable John P. McMurray on December 3-5, 1963, in the Superior Court of the State of California in and for the County of Sutter 1963

Physical Description: 3 volumes
Box 1, Item 1.3

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The Sacramento flood control project : a documentary history 1963

Physical Description: 67 leaves
Box 1, Item 2

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. Shasta Pipe and Supply Company vs. State of California 1965?

Physical Description: p. 369- 459
Box 1, Item 3

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The Feather River from Oroville to Marysville 1848-1940. 1965

Physical Description: 1 volume
Box 1, Item 4

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. Transcript of Dr. Robert Kelley's testimony in Robinson, et al. volumes State November 16, 17, and 18, 1966. 1966

Physical Description: 1 volume
Box 2, Item 5

Stanley, Owen G.. Brief history of hydraulic mining, gold dredging, creation of the California Debris Commission, and birth of the Sacramento District of the Corps of Engineers 1965

Physical Description: 68 leaves
Box 2, Item 6

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The impact of mining debris upon the Lower Sacramento 1966

Physical Description: 4 leaves
Box 2, Item 7

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The Sacramento River from Colusa to Butte City 1850 to 1920. 1966

Physical Description: 26 leaves
Box 2, Item 8

Mann, Dean E.. The Yuba City flood : a case study of weather modification litigation 1967

Physical Description: 61 leaves
Box 2, Item 9.1

Sacramento and San Joaquin Drainage District vs. Mattie B. Zumwalt Company, J. A. Watt, et al. : memorandum of decision on special issues 1967

Physical Description: 7 leaves
Box 2, Item 9.2

Sacramento and San Joaquin Drainage District vs. Mattie B. Zumwalt Company, J. A. Watt, et al. : reporter's transcript of proceedings before Honorable J. F. Good, Judge July 11, 12, 1967

Physical Description: 204 leaves
Box 2, Item 10

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The origin of Hogback Island 1967

Physical Description: 11 leaves
Box 2, Item 11

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. Flooding and flood control in the Simmerly Basin, 1853-1940 1968

Physical Description: 15 leaves
Box 2, Item 12

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. Bridges, et al. vs. the State of California 1968

Physical Description: 1 volume
Box 2, Item 13

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. The Feather River, Honcut vicinity, 1850 to 1940 : final report 1970

Physical Description: 27 leaves
Box 2, Item 14

Kelley, Robert Lloyd. Flooding and the development of flood control systems : Colusa region, Sacramento River, 1850 to 1940 1972

Physical Description: 51 leaves