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Guide to the Nicholas Magalousis Papers MS.R.131
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Box 1, Folder 1, Box 3, Folder 3

Archaeology: Course materials, scholarly papers, and other materials 1979-2009


California Mission Studies Association

Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence 1982-1990

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence concerning Baja Mission development 1984

Box 1, Folder 4

Directories 1984-1990

Box 1, Folder 5

Member invites, symposia materials, and other materials 1983-1991

Box 1, Folder 6

News and clippings concerning California Mission Studies Association's founding and activities 1983-1991

Box 1, Folder 7

Photographs from the first meeting 1984 January


The Irvine Ranch

Box 1, Folder 8

Clippings 2001 July


A Conservation Charrette at the Irvine Ranch Headquarters & Historic Park: A Multi-Component Approach Studying the Bunkhouse, Driving Barn, Early Office, and Mess Hall

Box 1, Folder 9

Final report 2002

Box 1, Folder 10

Slides 2002

Box 1, Folder 11

Excavation: slides 2000-2002


Oral history project

Box 1, Folder 12

Correspondence, sample interview questions, and notes from Joan Irvine Smith's interview 2000-2001

Box 1, Folder 13

Photographs of Irvine Ranch Home and students/participants in oral history project 1962, 2000-2001

Box 2, Folder 1-2

Photographs undated

Scope and Content Note

Prints, photocopies, and printouts of historical images of the Irvine Ranch, Irvine house, and Irvine family members
Box 2, Folder 3

Orange County museums: pamphlets and fliers 1998-2000


Retrofitting of adobe structures

Box 3, Folder 1

Getty Conservation Institute Guidelines for the Seismic Retrofitting of Adobe Project Report of Second Year Activities 1993

Box 3, Folder 2

Planning and Engineering Guidelines for the Seismic Retrofitting of Historic Adobe Structures, Getty Conservation Institute Scientific Program Report 2002


San Juan Capistrano


Mission Museum

Box 2, Folder 4

Docent directories 1987-1993

Box 2, Folder 5

Pamphlets, maps, and clippings 1980-1988

Box 2, Folder 6

Old Town Center maps Circa 1988


Preservation efforts

Box 2, Folder 7

Archaeological District minutes and National Register of Historic Places form 1988

Box 2, Folder 8

Catalan furnaces: forms 1992-1993

Box 2, Folder 9

Chapman College student questionnaire 1988

Box 2, Folder 10

Clippings concerning preservation and archaeological digs at San Juan Capistrano's Historic Town Center 1981-1988

Box 2, Folder 11-12

Correspondence 1986-1988

Box 2, Folder 13

Friends of Historic San Juan Capistrano reports, news, and other materials 1988-1991

Box 2, Folder 14

Historic Town Center: proposal 1987 January

Box 2, Folder 15

Kalendarium "Archaeological Research: Mission San Juan Capistrano, 1979-1981" 1981 May

Box 2, Folder 16

Photographs of archaeological dig at the mission 1982

Box 2, Folder 17

San Juan Capistrano Community Development Agency: Request for Qualifications 1985 September

Box FB-067 : 002

Scrapbook undated


San Luis Rey de Francia Mission

Box 2, Folder 18

Cultural Historic Landscape Proposal 1990

Box 2, Folder 19

Preliminary Survey and Field Reconnaissance Report 1991


Unprocessed addition 2013 Accession 2014.007 circa 1975-2002 and undated


This addition to the collection has not been processed but is open for research.
Access to original videotapes and audiocassettes is restricted; researchers may request use copies.

Scope and Content Note

This addition to the collection is comprised of photographs, videotapes, audiocassettes, slides, reports, clippings, and other material documenting Nicholas Magalousis' archaeological work in Orange County, primarily at Mission San Juan Capistrano. Projects include the Joint Archaeological Research Project, a conservation charette at the Irvine Ranch Headquarters, Crescent Bay Park archaeological excavation, and others. Of note are oral histories conducted with Jim Sleeper, Katherine Wheeler, and other prominent figures in the Orange County historical community.