Guide to the Robert Y. Wing Electric vehicles (EV) collection, 1970-1997

Processed by Special Collections staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Steven Mandeville-Gamble
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
Stanford University Libraries
Stanford, CA 94305-6004
Phone: (650) 725-1022
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
© 1999
The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Robert Y. Wing Electric vehicles (EV) collection, 1970-1997

Collection number: M0980

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1998
Encoded by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Y. Wing Electric vehicles (EV) collection,
Date (inclusive): 1970-1997
Collection number: Special Collections M0980
Collector: Wing, Robert Y.,
Extent: 9 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Abstract: An early member of the first chapter (Santa Clara Valley) of the Electric Auto Association, Bob Wing converted a '59 MGA Roadster in 1972. He has been the West Coast Editor of EV NEWS since it started in 1990. He is also an EV consultant.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Preliminary box listing available in Special Collections Reading Room and online. Accession 2001-224 (13.5 linear ft.) is not yet listed.The unprocessed portion of collection is not yet available for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Gift of Bob Wing, 1998.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Robert Y. Wing Electric vehicles (EV) collection, M0980, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Bob Wing, 1998 and 2001.

Biography

An early member of the first chapter (Santa Clara Valley) of the Electric Auto Association, Bob Wing converted a '59 MGA Roadster in 1972. He has been the West Coast Editor of EV NEWS since it started in 1990. He is also an EV consultant.

Scope and Content

Serials (both U.S. and foreign), symposium proceedings, flyers, newsclippings, magazine articles, historical files, bibliography, etc.

Access Terms

Electric Auto Association of the Americas.
Automobiles, Electric.
Electric vehicles.
Elecric Vehicle News. GLEAN Green Car Journal.


Container List

Box 1

Alternative Transportation 1991-1992

Box 1

ELFIRNytt (Sweden) 1992-1997

Box 1

elfordons-Nytt (Sweden) 1995

Box 1

Electric Vehicle News (later, GLEAN) 1990-1995

Box 1

GLEAN (Great Lakes Electric Auto News) 1994

Box 1

GLEAN/EV News 1995-1997

Box 1

World Electric Transportation & Solar Explosion 1989-1993

Box 1

Tucson Electric Vehicle Association 1994-1996

Box 1

Electric Auto Assoc. Current Events 1991-1997

Box 1

Electric Auto Assoc. News 1971-1991

Box 1

Automotive News 1997

Box 1

Electric Light and Power 1997

Box 1

The Earth Times 1997

Box 2

Green Car Journal 1997

Box 2

Mobil E 1997

Box 2

Power Delivery 1997

Box 2

Utility and Telephone Fleets 1993-1997

Box 2

Battieries International 1993-1997

Box 3

Electric Vehicle Assoc. of the Americas (EVAA); symposium proceedings, handouts, photos, etc. (EVS 11) 1994

Box 3

Electric Vehicle Pioneer News 1992-1993

Box 3

Unique Mobility, Inc. nd

Box 3

U.S. Electric Car 1995

Box 4

EVS 10; symposium proceedings 1990

Box 4

EV Policy/Technology Conference 1992

Box 4

WESCON/92 and WESCON/94 1992-1994

Box 4

Phoenix APS 1992-1996

Box 4

Other events, races, shows (handouts, etc) 1996

Box 5

CALSTART Connection/Communications 1994-1997

Box 5

Magazine articles 1990-1996

Box 5

Newsclippings 1990-1996

Box 5

Hybrids 1970-1980s

Box 5

Project California, Monitor report 1992-1995

Box 5

Clippings 1980s

Box 5

Magazine articles 1980s

Box 5

Clippings 1970s

Box 5

Magazine articles 1970s

Box 5

Controller files 1973-1990

Box 5

History file, 1805-1942 nd

Box 5

Bibliography and index 1979-1980

Box 6

Denver Electric Vehicle Council (DEVC) Newsletter 1990-1997

Box 6

Australian Electric Vehicle Assoc. Newsletter 1983-1996

Box 6

Zero emission (Italy) 1995

Box 6

Eco-Vehiculos (Spain) 1994

Box 6

Electric Car 1994

Box 6

Electric Grand Prix Corp. 1992-1995

Box 6

Electrifying Times 1992-1996

Box 6

Electric Vehicle Progress 1994

Box 6

Electric Vehicle Assoc. of the Americas 1994-1995

Box 6

Vancouver Electric Vehicle Assoc. (Canada) 1990-1997

Box 6

EVA Hawaii 1992-1993

Box 6

Electric Vehicle Development Corp. (EVDC) 1991

Box 6

Utility & Telephone Fleets 1991-1995

Box 6

Electric Vehicle Assoc. of Southern Calif. (EVAOSC) 1992-1997

Box 6

Green Car Journal 1992-1994

Box 6

Hydrogen Today 1995-1996

Box 6

IEEE Spectrum 1992, 1995

Box 6

Electric Auto Assoc., Las Vegas 1994-1997

Box 6

MobilE (Germany) 1995-1997

Box 6

MobilE (France) 1995-1997

Box 6

NESEA; Northeast Sustainable Energy Assoc. 1991-1993

Box 6

New Zealand Electric Vehicle Assoc. 1992-1996

Box 6

Northern Olympic Peninsula Electric Cars 1993

Box 6

Other EV newsletters 1991-1997

Box 6

EEA - Phoenix 1997

Box 6

EAAS - Sacramento 1992-1997

Box 6

BAT - Battery Automated Transportation 1992-1996

Map Case

3 posters nd