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Finding aid of the County Historical Heritage Commission Papers and Photographs
2009-071  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing Information
  • Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: County Historical Heritage Commission papers and photographs
    Dates: 1960-1983
    Bulk Dates: 1975-1979
    Collection number: 2009-071
    Creator: Santa Clara County Historical Heritage Commission
    Collection Size: 5 archival boxes, 1 scrapbook
    Repository: Santa Clara County Archives.
    San Jose, CA 95112-2527
    Abstract: The County Historical Heritage Commission Papers and Photographs collection contains Commission documents, correspondence, minutes, agendas, Heritage Resource Inventory paperwork, Historic American Buildings Surveys, newspaper clippings, photographs and negatives that range from 1960 to 1983. The bulk of the collection is from 1975 to 1979 when Art Ogilvie, a county planner, was on the commission.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult Archives staff.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    The Archives can claim physical ownership only for some collections. Users are responsible for securing permission of the copyright holder for publication or quotation.

    Preferred Citation

    County Historical Heritage Commission papers and photographs, 2009-071, Santa Clara County Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was transferred to the Archives by the Historical Heritage Commission in 2009.

    Processing Information

    This collection was processed by Trista Raezer working under NHPRC grant RA-10047-07, the Santa Clara County Archives Project. A fuller account of the grant project is available at the Archives website.

    Administrative History

    The Santa Clara County Historical Heritage Commission was created in 1973 by the Board of Supervisors in order to "protect, preserve, and promote the appreciation, recognition and preservation of historic resources in Santa Clara County." This commission advises the Board of Supervisors.
    The commission is responsible for the creation and maintaining of the Heritage Resource Inventory, promoting historic preservation, and ensuring that significantly historic structures and sites are not disturbed or destroyed.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The County Historical Heritage Commission Papers and Photographs collection contains Commission documents, correspondence, minutes, agendas, Heritage Resource Inventory paperwork, Historic American Buildings Surveys, newspaper clippings, photographs and negatives that range from 1960 to 1983. The bulk of the collection is from 1975 to 1979 when Art Ogilvie, a county planner, was on the commission.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into three series: Commission records, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The Commission records are arranged by type, the clippings are arranged by date, and the photographs are arranged by order number.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Archaeology
    Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
    Historic American Buildings Survey
    Historic preservation
    Historic sites
    Historic trees
    Maps
    Photographs
    Santa Clara County (Calif.)
    Santa Clara County Historical Heritage Commission