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Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, 1957-1986 | Special Collections & University Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, 1957-1986Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Poland, Roscoe A.

Extent: 3.75 Linear Feet

Arrangement: The collection is organized as follows: materials dealing with California locales are in box 1; boxes 2 and 3 contain materials on other localities and are arranged alphabetically by state.

Date Acquired: 10/26/1978. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Environmental impact statements--California, Environmental impact statements--United States, Poland, Roscoe A.--Archives, United States. Wilderness Act, Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--California--History--20th century--Sources, Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--United States--History--20th century--Sources, Wilderness areas--Law and legislation--United States

Forms of Material: Personal Papers

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection documents local agriculture, business, construction, economic conditions, the environment, land, parks, recreation, and tourism. It consists of correspondence, publications, maps and other data relating to a series of public hearings held pursuant to the Wilderness Act (PL88-577) of 1964 regarding the disposition of environmentally sensitive localities.

Biographical Note

Roscoe A. Poland has been active in wilderness conservation since the mid-1950s. His personal efforts began with writing letters to public officials and grew with the publication of The Conservation Call in the Spring of 1969, which still appears regularly.

Subject/Index Terms

Environmental impact statements--California
Environmental impact statements--United States
Poland, Roscoe A.--Archives
United States. Wilderness Act
Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--California--History--20th century--Sources
Wilderness areas--Environmental aspects--United States--History--20th century--Sources
Wilderness areas--Law and legislation--United States

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives

Accruals: 1996

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Acquisition Source: Roscoe A. and Wilma Poland

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Preferred Citation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, Roscoe A. Poland Environmental Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1],
[Box 2],
[Box 3],
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Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Simeonof, Alaska correspondence, historical notes, pamphlets
Folder 2: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1970Add to your cart.
Izembek, Alaska correspondence, hearing notices, proposal
Folder 3: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Tenai, Alaska correspondence, notes, maps, proposal
Folder 4: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Unimak, Alaska correspondence, reports, proposal
Folder 5: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Unimak, Alaska correspondence, proposal...
Folder 6: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Semidi, Alaska correspondence, proposal
Folder 7: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Aleutians correspondence, study summary
Folder 8: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1964 - 74Add to your cart.
Havasu, Arizona correspondence, photographs, studies...
Folder 9: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1967Add to your cart.
Sycamore Canyon, Arizona pamphlet, proposal
Folder 10: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Cabeza Prieta correspondence, environmental impact statement
Folder 11: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Gila National Monument notice, proposal, environmental impact statement
Folder 12: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Grand Canyon correspondence, proposal
Folder 13: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Saguaro correspondence, notice, news release
Folder 14: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Kofa, Arizona correspondence, notice, map, proposal
Folder 15: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Lake Mead, Arizona, Nevada notice, maps, study, proposal
Folder 16: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Organ Pipe Cactus correspondence, notice, testimony, pamphlets
Folder 17: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
White River, Arkansas notice, study
Folder 18: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Big Lake, Arkansas correspondence, notice, study
Folder 19: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Weminuche, Colorado correspondence
Folder 20: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Bombay Hook, Delaware correspondence, study, summary
Folder 21: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Florida Keys correspondence, chart, pamphlets, proposal
Folder 22: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Chassahowitzka, Florida correspondence, study
Folder 23: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
St. Marks, Florida correspondence, notice, environmental impact statement, proposal
Folder 24: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Everglades, Florida notice, study, environmental impact statement
Folder 25: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
J.N.: Ding Darling, Florida study summary
Folder 26: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Lake Woodruff, Florida study summary
Folder 27: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Blackbeard & Wolf Islands, Georgia correspondence, study, proposal
Folder 28: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Savannah, Georgia correspondence, pamphlet, notice
Folder 29: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Hawaiian Islands correspondence, statement, proposal, pamphlets
Folder 30: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
River of the Return, Idaho newsletter
Folder 31: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Salmon River, Idaho proposal
Folder 32: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Snake River, Idaho correspondence, hearing, proposal
Folder 33: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Crab Orchard notice, proposal
Folder 34: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Upper Mississippi River correspondence, study
Folder 35: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Brenton, Louisiana correspondence, proposal
Folder 36: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Lacassine, Louisiana correspondence, notice, proposal
Folder 37: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Mammoth Cave, Kentucky correspondence, newsletter
Folder 38: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Moosehorn, Maine correspondence, proposal
Folder 39: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Martin, Maryland correspondence, proposal
Folder 40: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Blackwater, Maryland correspondence, proposal
Folder 41: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Assateague correspondence, proposal
Folder 42: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Parker River, Massachusetts correspondence, study summary
Folder 43: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Mille Lacs, Minnesota correspondence, study summary
Folder 44: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Aqassiz, Minnesota study
Folder 45: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Tamarac, Minnesota notice, study summary
Folder 46: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Noxubec, Mississippi correspondence, notice, proposal
Folder 47: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Mingo, Minnesota correspondence, proposal
Folder 48: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1965 - 74Add to your cart.
Beartooth, Montana correspondence, charts, statements
Folder 49: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Mission Mountain, Montana correspondence, proposals, pamphlets
Folder 50: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Red Rock Lakes, Montana correspondence, notice, proposal
Folder 51: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Bison Range, Montana correspondence, summary
Folder 52: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Bowdoin, Montana correspondence, study summary
Folder 53: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Charles Marion Russell Range, Montana correspondence, notice, summary
Folder 54: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Medicine Lake, Montana hearing, summary
Folder 55: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
UL Bend, Montana correspondence, summary
Folder 56: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Crescent Lake, Nebraska correspondence, summary
Folder 57: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Valentine, Nebraska correspondence, summary
Folder 58: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Fort Neobrara, Nebraska correspondence, summary
Folder 59: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Desert National Range, Nevada correspondence, summary
Folder 60: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Anaho Island, Nevada correspondence, summary
Folder 61: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Sheldon, Nevada correspondence, summary
Folder 62: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Brigantine, New Jersey correspondence, summary
Folder 63: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
White Sands, New Mexico hearing notice
Folder 64: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Muttamuskeet, North Carolina notice, summary
Folder 65: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Chase Lake, North Dakota correspondence, summary
Folder 66: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Lostwood, North Dakota correspondence, summary
Folder 67: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973Add to your cart.
Salt Plains, Oklahoma correspondence, summary
Folder 68: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1969Add to your cart.
Chamisso, Oregon correspondence, summary
Folder 69: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Crater Lake, Oregon correspondence
Folder 70: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Klamath Forest, Oregon correspondence, summary
Folder 71: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1972Add to your cart.
Oregon Islands, Oregon correspondence, summary
Folder 72: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1971Add to your cart.
Cape Romain, South Carolina correspondence, summary
Folder 73: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Santee, South Carolina correspondence, summary
Folder 74: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1970Add to your cart.
Laguna Atascosa, Texas correspondence, summary
Folder 75: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1973 - 75Add to your cart.
Zion, Utah correspondence, draft master plan
Folder 76: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1978Add to your cart.
Canyon Lands, Utah correspondence, summary
Folder 77: Wilderness Act Hearings, 1974Add to your cart.
Back Bay, Virginia correspondence, summary
Folder 78: Wilderness Act Hearings, n.d.Add to your cart.
Missisquoi, Vermont correspondence, summary
Folder 79: Final Environmental Impact Statement, Groom Mountain Range, Lincoln County, Nevada, November 1986Add to your cart.

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