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Guide to the Records of the Isla Vista Improvement Association
SBHC Mss 51  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Records of the Isla Vista Improvement Association,
    Date (inclusive): 1961-1967
    Collection Number: SBHC Mss 51
    Creator: Isla Vista Improvement Association
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Records of the Isla Vista Improvement Association. SBHC Mss 51. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    The collection was first donated to the Isla Vista Community Council by Hope Smith. Donated by the Isla Vista Recreation and Parks District, 1992.

    Administrative History

    The Isla Vista Improvement Association was an organization formed by Isla Vista landowners "to promote the welfare and general improvement of the Isla Vista area." The Association held monthly meetings concerned with issues such as taxes, sewers, street signs and sidewalks. The Association presented the interests of stakeholders to local government. Meetings were attended by representatives of UCSB and the county government. In 1967, the Isla Vista Improvement Association merged with the Isla Vista Homeowners Association to form the Isla Vista Association.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains a short historical sketch of the organization and its records, including by-laws, minutes of meetings, membership lists, financial statements and correspondence.