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Marilyn McDonald collection on Tassajara Hot Springs, Calif., circa 1974-2011.
BANC MSS 2011/234 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 2011/234 box 1; BANC MSS 2011/234 carton 1; BANC MSS 2011/234 ; ...
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Marilyn McDonald collection on Tassajara Hot Springs, Calif., circa 1974-2011


McDonald, Marilyn, creator, comp.


Tassajara Zen Mountain Center


San Francisco Zen Center


Materials collected over a period of years from a long-time resident of the area for use in a possible book. Includes typescript of manuscript, research files, index card file (arranged chronologically and by subject), maps, brochures, promotional materials, memorabilia, ephemera, newspaper clippings, etc. Also includes thirteen boxed reels of audiotaped interviews (1/4 in. magnetic audio tape on 7 in. reels.) with card index to interviewees and location on tapes.


1974 (issued)


Tassajara Zen Mountain Center.
Hot springs -- California -- Monterey County
Hot springs -- California -- Ventana Wilderness
Hot springs -- California -- Los Padres National Forest
Hot springs -- California -- Santa Lucia Range
Tassajara Hot Springs (Calif.) -- History -- Sources
Monterey County (Calif.)
Ventana Wilderness (Calif.)
Los Padres National Forest (Calif.)
Tassajara Hot Springs (Calif.)


Marilyn McDonald collection on Tassajara Hot Springs, Calif., circa 1974-2011, BANC MSS 2011/234, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Marilyn McDonald 20111022.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 2012.019)
Tassajara Hot Springs is a natural hot springs in the Ventana Wilderness, within the Santa Lucia Range and Los Padres National Forest in Monterey County, California. The hot springs have been the site of a resort of one kind or another since the 1860s. The site is currently owned by the San Francisco Zen Buddhist Center which uses it as a study center and opens it to visitors during the summer.
In English.


Manuscripts for publication.
Promotional materials.

Physical Description:

1 carton, 1 box, 1 oversize folder (1.7 linear feet)




BANC MSS 2011/234 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2011/234 box 1
BANC MSS 2011/234 carton 1
BANC MSS 2011/234
BANC MSS 2011/234