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Abolish Cross-Filing in California records

 Collection
Identifier: 0225
Abstract This collection contains the records of the group formed by John B. Elliott to abolish the practice of cross-filing in California (Abolish Cross-Filing in California). Cross-filing is a practice that permits candidates for political office to register in multiple parties for primary elections. If a candidate then wins nominations from multiple parties, they run with less (or no) competition in the fall election. The records present in this collection include filing vouchers,...
Dates: 1941 - 1960; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1953

Alphonzo Bell papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0215
Abstract

Alphonzo Bell, Jr. (1914-2004) was a United States Congressman who represented the 27th and 28th Congressional Districts - which encompassed the communities of Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Bel Air, and West Los Angeles - between 1961 and 1977. Materials within the collection date from the 1930s to the 1980s and document Bell's political career.

Dates: 1933-1987

Lila Berman papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0418
Abstract

The Lila Berman papers consist of correspondence, memorandums, reports, and notes, collected and created by Lila Berman, that document the establishment and provision of mental health services in the Los Angeles area, 1965-1998. The bulk of the collection covers the passage of various mental health insurance bills in the California Assembly and State Senate, and the activities of the California Council on Mental Health's Citizens Advisory Council, of which Berman was the first chair.

Dates: 1956 - 1998

Yvonne Brathwaite Burke papers: California State Assembly, U.S. Congress, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, and California Attorney General campaign

 Collection
Identifier: 0218-1
Abstract

The Yvonne Brathwaite Burke papers contain the records of the political activities of Yvonne Brathwaite Burke, University of Southern California Gould Law School alumna, state and federal legislator, and county official. Included are records from Burke's tenure in the California Assembly (1966-1972), U.S. Congress (1973-1978), and the Los Angeles Angeles County Board of Supervisor (1979-1980). Records also include her campaign for California State Attorney General (1978).

Dates: 1959 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1980

Houston Flournoy papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0219
Abstract

The collection includes correspondence, administrative records, regulations and legislation, campaign finances, budget reports for the State of California, commission and agency agendas, speeches, newspaper clippings, articles, and photographs from Houston Flournoy's political career from 1956 to 1974.

Dates: 1956 - 1974

Mineral King Development records

 Collection
Identifier: 0037
Abstract

The collection consists of environmental reports, correspondence, scrapbooks, and other ephemera pertaining to the controversial 1960s development of a 16,000 acre tract of the Sequoia National Forest in Tulare County, California. The materials were created and collected by conservation activists Jean and Richard Koch.

Dates: 1963-1978

Lynn Schenk papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0240
Abstract Lynn Schenk was a representative from California. She served as Deputy Attorney General in the California State Attorney General's Office, Criminal Division for about a year before taking a position with San Diego Gas and Electric as an in-house lawyer. In 1976, she left San Diego Gas and Electric when she was offered a position to be special assistant to Vice Presidents Nelson A. Rockefeller and Walter F. Mondale. From 1977 to 1980, she served as Secretary of California's State...
Dates: 1975-1985

Shirley Adelson Siegel papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0303
Abstract Between 1947 and 1950, attorney and housing rights advocate Shirley Adelson Siegel lived in Los Angeles and became deeply involved with pro bono committee work related to the promotion of civil rights and affordable housing. Although she lived in Los Angeles for less than four years, her work helped shape legislation that was later developed at both the local and state levels. The collection consists of publications, press releases, correspondence, meeting agendas and minutes, and...
Dates: 1947-1950

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Agendas (administrative records) 2
Appointment books 2
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California -- Housing -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Environmental policy -- California -- Archival resources 2
Invitations 2
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Minutes 2
National parks and reserves -- Law and legislation -- California -- Archival resources 2
Political campaigns -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 2
Political campaigns -- United States -- Archival resources 2
Political parties -- Law and legislation -- California -- Archival resources 2
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African American women -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
African American women lawyers 1
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African Americans -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources 1
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Mineral King (Calif.) -- Archival resources 1
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Brown, Jerry, 1938- 4
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California. Legislature. Assembly 2
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Republican National Convention 2
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich) 2
Abolish Cross-Filing in California 1
Agnew, Spiro T. 1
American Jewish Committee. Los Angeles Chapter 1
Bell, Alphonzo 1
Berman, Lila 1
Bradley, Tom 1
Burke, Yvonne Brathwaite 1
California Alliance for the Mentally Ill 1
California Association for Mental Health 1
California Association of Realtors 1
California Bankers Association 1
California Chamber of Commerce 1
California Coalition for Mental Health 1
California Conference of Local Mental Health Directors 1
California Council of Community Mental Health Centers 1
California Council on Mental Health 1
California Network of Mental Health Clients 1
California. Dept. of Fish and Game 1
California. Dept. of Mental Hygiene 1
California. Dept. of Transportation 1
California. Fish and Game Commission 1
California. Governor's Office 1
California. Office of State Controller 1
California. Tax Reform Advisory Commission 1
Congressional Black Caucus 1
Cranston, Alan 1
Davis, Gray 1
Elliott, John B. 1
Finch, Robert H. (Robert Hutchinson) 1
Flournoy, Houston I. (Houston Irvine) 1
Hayakawa, S. I. (Samuel Ichiyé) 1
Henderson, Robert Arthur 1
Kennedy, Robert F. 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
Koch, Jean 1
Koch, Richard 1
League of Women Voters of Los Angeles 1
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Los Angeles Citizens Housing Council 1
Los Angeles Council of Community Mental Health Centers 1
Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors 1
Los Angeles International Airport 1
Madrid Romandia, Roberto de la 1
McCloskey, J. Michael (John Michael) 1
Muir, John 1
National Register of Historic Places 1
National Science Foundation Advisory Council (U.S.) 1
National Wildlife Federation 1
O'Dwyer, Thomas, Monsignor 1
Pasadena Chamber of Commerce 1
Percy, Charles H. 1
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) 1
Republican Party (Calif.) 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Romney, George W. 1
San Fernando Valley Child Guidance Clinic 1
San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health Centers 1
San Francisco Chamber of Commerce 1
Schenk, Lynn 1
Scranton, William Warren 1
Siegel, Shirley Adelson 1
Sierra Club 1
Southwest Border Regional Commission. California Office 1
Sweigert, William T. 1
Tunney, John V. (John Varick) 1
United States. Congress 1
United States. Congress. House 1
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor 1
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology 1
United States. Forest Service 1
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Council 1
United States. National Park Service 1
Unruh, Jesse 1
Walt Disney Company 1
Walt Disney Productions 1
Yorty, Sam 1
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