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Eleanor Edmiston Collection, 1960-1982

Collection Overview

Title: Eleanor Edmiston Collection, 1960-1982

Creator: Edmiston, Eleanor

Extent: 0.42 Linear Feet

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes news releases, fliers, election bonds and bills, correspondence, and newspaper clippings.

Biographical Note

Eleanor Edmiston worked tirelessly to preserve the architecture of Balboa Park. She collaborated with the Balboa Park Preservation Association (BPPA) to promote public awareness concerning historical sites and architectural beauty in San Diego.

Administrative Information

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.

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

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Historic Building Preservation, Parks, Architecture, 1960 - 63Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Press and News Releases - Letters to Editors, Speeches, 1960 - 63Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Blueprint and Sketches Fine Arts Wing, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Flyers and miscellaneous - American Institute of Architects, Citizens Coordinate, Fine Arts Gallery, Navy Hospital, Abbey for Assembly, c. 1961 - 82Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Balboa Park Preservation Association - Flyers and Open Letters, 1961 - 66Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Election Materials: Bond Proposals and Sample Ballots, April 1961 and December 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Senate Bills 1205 and 1207; Assembly Bills 2764 and 2770; House Resolution 427; (Letter Accompanies, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 8: San Diego City Council - City Manager - Planning Commission, 1958 - 63Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Correspondence, Individuals and Organizations, 1960 - 64Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Balboa Park Protective Association - Membership Lists and MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Balboa Park Protective Association - Statement of Purpose, Meeting Notes, Proposals, Petitions, c. 1958 - 63Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers, 1961 - 63Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Newspaper Clippings - San Diego Papers, 1963Add to your cart.