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Spa History Project
A2005.003  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Spa History Project
    Dates: 1994-1995
    Accession number: A2005.003
    Creator: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
    Collection Size: 2 linear feet
    Repository: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
    Palm Springs, California 92262
    Abstract: Administrative records and surrogate research materials created and/or collected by Agua Caliente Cultural Museum staff members in preparation for the Spa History exhibit. Administrative records include drafts of exhibit texts and notes. Research materials include surrogate newspaper articles, photographs, negatives, and correspondence collected from various sources. This exhibit outlined the history of the Agua Caliente Hot Spring and explained the legislative and political background behind the development of the Mineral Spring Parcel. Materials created and/or collected between June 1994 and June 1995."
    Physical location: Stored off site. Advance notice required for access.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Ownership of the physical collection belongs to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. 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 Agua Caliente Cultural Museum does not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Spa History Project, A2005.003, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.

    Acquisition Information

    Loan.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Reproductions of historical materials, ephemera, and exhibit text drafts created and/or collected between June 1994 and June 1995 by Agua Caliente Cultural Museum staff members in preparation for the Spa History exhibit. The exhibit was placed on display at the Spa Hotel in downtown Palm Springs and summarized the history of the Agua Caliente Hot Spring and business development surrounding this Tribal resource.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Administrative records and surrogate research materials created and/or collected by Agua Caliente Cultural Museum staff members in preparation for the Spa History exhibit. Materials include photographs, ephemera, news articles, and exhibit text drafts. Some photographs obtained from the Spa Hotel; some surrogate research materials, including historical correspondence, press releases, and news articles may have been obtained from the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. Created and/or collected between June 1994 and June 1995.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.
    Olinger, Vyola
    Prieto, Dora
    Miguel, Eileen
    Patencio, Albert
    Chino, Pedro
    Banowit, Sam
    Simpson, Raymond
    Hill, Leonard
    Ernst, Roger
    Emmons, Glenn
    Lee, Rex
    Kunkel, Fred
    Jackson, R.W.
    Siva, Corinne
    Dee, Karolyn
    Harris, Henry
    Curtiss, Shelley S.
    Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians
    Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
    Spa Hotel
    Palm Springs Spa
    Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
    Roman Catholic Bishop of San Diego
    United States Geological Survey
    Palm Springs
    Section 14
    Cahuilla
    Native American
    Agua Caliente Hot Spring
    Agua Caliente Bathhouse
    H.R. 6060
    H.R. 6053
    S. 2396
    Termination
    Mineral Spring Parcel
    Indian Avenue
    Indian Canyon Drive
    Fox Sculpture