Finding Aid for the Eleanor Raymond Wagner papers, 1949-1976

Processed by Jesse Erickson in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, July 2011; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Eleanor Raymond Wagner papers
Date (inclusive): 1949-1976
Collection number: 1198
Creator: Wagner, Eleanor Raymond, 1917-
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: Eleanor Raymond Wagner was the executive secretary for the California Legislative Conference and administrative secretary for the Californians for Liberal Representation. The collection consists of reports, correspondence, printed materials and papers relating to her involvement with these organizations from the years 1962 to1976, and an oral history interview she gave for the Regional Oral History office, Berkeley.
Language: Finding aid is written in English.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Eleanor Raymond Wagner, August 1977.

Processing Note

Processed by Jesse Erickson in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Hahn Fraser, July 2011.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eleanor Raymond Wagner papers (Collection 1198). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Wagner was executive secretary for the California Legislative Conference and administrative secretary for the Californians for Liberal Representation.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of reports, correspondence, printed materials and papers relating to Wagner's involvement with Californians for Liberal Representation and the California Legislative Conference. The dates of the collection documents range from 1948 to 1976, the bulk of which covers the period between late sixties to early seventies when the organization was highly active. It also includes an oral history interview Wagner gave for the Regional Oral History office, Berkeley.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is roughly arranged according to organization, content and types of documents.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Wagner, Eleanor Raymond, 1917- --Archives.
Californians for Liberal Representation --Employees.
Californian Legislative Conference --Employees.
Women political activists--United States--Archival resources.
California --Politics and government --1951-

Genres and Forms of Material

oral histories.


Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Californians for Liberal Representations. Organization History. 1962-1973.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, reports, and ephemera relating to the history and development of the Californians for Liberal Representations (CLR) organization.
Box 1, Folder 2

Californians for Liberal Representations. Reports. 1968-1970.

Scope and Content Note

Organizational reports including a "roll call of achievement" and reports to CLR "investors."
Box 1, Folder 3

Californians for Liberal Representations. Files. 1971.

Scope and Content Note

Organizational files including memos, reapportionment documents, a board of directors statement, and a draft of a proposed position paper on minority representation.
Box 1, Folder 4

Californians for Liberal Representations. Noted Files. 1948-1976.

Scope and Content Note

Organizational files and draft reports, political documents, booklets, and campaign ephemera issued from or relating to the Californians for Liberal Representations group and the California Legislative Conference. Documents are attached to annotated index cards.
Box 1, Folder 5

Californians for Liberal Representations. Noted Files. 1964-1972.

Scope and Content Note

Organizational files, political documents, booklets, and campaign ephemera issued from or relating to the Californians for Liberal Representations group and the California Legislative Conference. Documents are attached to annotated index cards.
Box 1, Folder 6

California Legislative Conference. 1947-1976.

Scope and Content Note

Political documents, booklets, and campaign ephemera issued from or relating to the California Legislative Conference.