Finding Aid for the Larry N. Gerston California Democratic Council Collection, 1960-1981

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Larry N. Gerston California Democratic Council Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1960-1981
Collection number: 1281
Creator: Gerston, Larry N.
Extent: 6 boxes (3 linear ft.)
Abstract: Larry N. Gerston is a professor of political science at San Jose State University. His work concerns issues of regional government, highway travel, light rail, and traffic and housing. The collection consists of materials concerning the history of the California Democratic Council and includes original correspondence of CDC president Gerald N. Hill, clippings and other printed items, ephemera, and photocopies of letters and papers.
Language: English
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of 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 the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. 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 Larry N. Gerston, June 1981.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Larry N. Gerston California Democratic Council Collection (Collection 1281). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Biography

Gerston received his AB at UC Berkeley and his MA and Ph.D at UC Davis; professor of political science, San Jose State University; has been concerned with issues of regional government, highway travel, light rail, and traffic and housing; wrote Politics in the golden state: the California connection (c.1984), The deregulated society (c.1988), American government: politics, process and policies (1993), and Public policy making: process and principles (c.1997).

Scope and Content

Collection consists of materials concerning the history of the California Democratic Council. Includes original correspondence of CDC president Gerald N. Hill, clippings, and other printed items, ephemera, and photocopies of letters and papers.

Indexing Terms

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

Subjects

Gerston, Larry N.--Archives.
California Democratic Council--Archives.


Container List

 

Papers. v.p. 1960s-1970s

Creator/Collector: Gerston, Larry N.
Physical Description: (6 boxes).

Scope and Content Note

Comprise materials re the history of the California Democratic Council, including original correspondence of C.D.C. President Gerald N. Hill with Cesar Chavez and Edmund (Pat) Brown (Box 3, folder, “Communications and correspondence”), clippings and other printed items, ephemera and photocopies of letters and papers.