Inventory of the Malca Chall Research Collection, 1902-2000

Processed by Erica Nordmeier.
Water Resources Collections and Archives
Orbach Science Library, Room 118
PO Box 5900
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Phone: (951) 827-2934
Fax: (951) 827-6378
Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
© 2001
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Malca Chall Research Collection, 1902-2000

Collection number: MS 2001/1

Water Resources Collections and Archives



University of California, Riverside

Riverside, California

Contact Information:

  • Water Resources Collections and Archives
  • Orbach Science Library, Room 118
  • PO Box 5900
  • University of California, Riverside
  • Riverside, CA 92517-5900
  • Phone: (951) 827-2934
  • Fax: (951) 827-6378
  • Email: waterarc@ucr.edu
  • URL: http://library.ucr.edu/wrca
Collection Processed By:
Erica Nordmeier
Date Completed
February 2001
© 2001 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Malca Chall Research Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1902-2000
Collection number: MS 2001/1
Creator: Malca Chall
Extent: 2 cartons and 1 manuscript box.
Repository: Water Resources Collections and Archives
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Shelf location: This collection is stored off-campus at NRLF. Please contact the Water Resources Collections and Archives staff for access to the materials.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Provenance

Collection donated to the Water Resources Collections and Archives in January 2001 by Malca Chall.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Malca Chall Research Collection, MS 2001/1, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Biography

The Regional Oral History Office of the Bancroft Library, University of California-Berkeley employed Malca Chall as an interviewer/editor from 1967 to 2001. Over her thirty-four year career, Chall wrote nearly twenty major oral histories for the Water Resources Center. In addition, she also directed the California Women Political Leaders series, Kaiser-Permanente series, Knight-Brown gubernatorial era oral history project, and a three volume study of land use in California.

Scope and Content

Articles, brochures, correspondence, maps, news clippings, publications, research notes, reports, etc., compiled by Malca Chall during the course of her career with the Regional Oral History Office (ROHO) of the Bancroft Library, University of California-Berkeley. Collection includes material relating to California water resources. Creator's folder headings are arranged in alphabetical order. Of particular significance are documents concerning the 160-Acre Policy, Cargill Salt Company, Central Valley Project, the Delta, the Department of Water Resources, the Peripheral Canal, Reclamation Policy, San Francisco Bay, and the Westlands Water District.
Oral histories conducted by ROHO pertaining to California water resources are available at http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/BANC/ROHO/calwater.html .

Carton Carton 1, Folder 1

160 Acre Policy, 1902-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Brochures, Congressional Records, House of Representatives Bill, Meeting Minutes, News Clippings. (See also Folders 48-51; Reclamation Policy).
Folder 2

160 Acre Policy - Clippings, 1956-1976.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings.
Folder 3

160 Acre Policy - Personal Notes.

Scope and Content Note

Research Notes.
Folder 4

160 Acre Policy - Personal Notes.

Scope and Content Note

Research Notes.
Folder 5

Agriculture - Farmland Preservation, 1977-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Journals, News Clippings.
Folder 6

Auburn Dam, 1975-1996.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 7

Bonderson, Paul.

Scope and Content Note

Interview Notes, Research Notes.
Folder 8-11

California Water, 1964-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, Journals, News Clippings, Newsletters, Research Notes.
Folder 8

California Water, 1967-1981.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, Journals, Newsletters, Research Notes.
Folder 9

California Water 1991-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, News Clippings.
Folder 10

California Water - Clippings, 1964-1981.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 11

California Water - Clippings, 1996-2000.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 12

Cargill Salt Company, 1991-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Newsletters, Publications.
Folder 13

Cargill Salt Company, 2000.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 14-21

Central Valley Project, 1975-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Acts, Articles, Audio Cassette Tape, House of Representatives Bills, Legal Cases, News Clippings, Research Notes, Senate Bills.
Folder 14

Central Valley Project - General, 1975-1985.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Legal Cases, News Clippings, Senate Bills.
Folder 15

Central Valley Project - General, 1989-1998.

Scope and Content Note

Audio Cassette Tape, Research Notes.
Folder 16

Central Valley Project - Bills, 1991.

Scope and Content Note

House of Representatives Bills, Senate Bills.
Folder 17

Central Valley Project - Bills, 1992.

Scope and Content Note

Acts, House of Representatives Bills, Senate Bills.
Folder 18

Central Valley Project - Bills, 1992.

Scope and Content Note

Acts, House of Representatives Bills, Senate Bills.
Folder 19

Central Valley Project - Clippings, 1984-1999.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 20

Central Valley Project - Clippings, 1986-2000.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 21

Central Valley Project - George Miller, 1991-1994.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 22

Coastal Commission, 1974-1986.

Scope and Content Note

Draft Publications, News Clippings.
Folder 23

Colorado River, 1943-1977.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, Newsletters, Publications, Research Notes.
Folder 24

Colorado River - Clippings, 1956-1998.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 25

Coordinated Operation Agreement, 1986.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings, Publications.
Folder 26

Dams - Power Projects, 1986.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Publications.
Folder 27-30

Delta, 1971-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Newsletters.
Folder 27

Delta - Floods, 1996-1997.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 28

Delta - Protection, 1971-1989.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 29

Delta - CALFED, 1993-2000.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 30

Delta-CALFED, 1994-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Newsletters.
Folder 31-34

Department of Water Resources, 1959-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Maps, News Clippings, Newsletters, Publications, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 31

Department of Water Resources, General, 1959-1978.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Maps, Newsletters, Publications, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 32

Department of Water Resources, 1982.

Scope and Content Note

Report.
Folder 33

Department of Water Resources.

Scope and Content Note

Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 34

Department of Water Resources - Clippings, 1962-1982.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 35

Drought, 1976-1994.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 36

Drought, 1985-1999.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Carton Carton 2, Folder 37

Energy/Power, 1943-1973.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Brochures, Correspondence, History, Newsletter, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 38

Energy/Power - Clippings, 1955-1989.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 39

Environmental Issues, 1972-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Newsletters, Research Notes.
Folder 40

Federal Water Policies, 1975-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 41

Ground Water Issues, 1973-1993.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, Correspondence, News Clippings, Publications, Reports.
Folder 42

Irrigation, 1955-1972.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, Correspondence, Programs, Research Notes, Reports.
Folder 43

Irrigation.

Scope and Content Note

Research Notes.
Folder 44

Maps.

Folder 45

Passage of Water Bond Act, 1960-1979.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, News Clippings, Newsletters, Press Releases, Publications, Research Notes.
Folder 46

Peripheral Canal, 1970-1978.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Newsletters.
Folder 47

Proposition 13, 1982.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Fliers, News Clippings.
Folder 48

Reclamation Law, 1958-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Journals, News Clippings, Press Release, Publications, Research Notes. Includes reprints by Paul S. Taylor. (See also Folders 1-4; 160 Acre Policy)
Folder 49

Revision Reclamation Policy, 1978-1979.

Scope and Content Note

Newsletter, Research Notes.
Folder 50

Revision Reclamation Policy - Clippings, 1972-1978.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 51

Revision Reclamation Policy - Clippings, 1979-1982.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 52-56

San Francisco Bay, 1969-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, Magazines, Maps, News Clippings, Newsletters, Programs, Publications, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 52

San Francisco Bay - General, 1969-1988.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Magazines, Maps, News Clippings, Newsletters, Programs, Publications, Research Notes.
Folder 53

San Francisco Bay - Clippings, 1970-1989.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 54

San Francisco Bay - Conservation and Development Commission, 1974, 1994-1995.

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters, Reports.
Folder 55

San Francisco Bay - Delta, 1984-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Maps, Newsletters, Publications.
Folder 56

San Francisco Bay - Delta Clippings, 1987-1995.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 57

San Joaquin Drain, 1975-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 58

San Luis Unit, 1956-1980.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Brochures, Correspondence, News Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 59

Senate Bill 200/Proposition 9, 1979-1982.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Brochures, Correspondence, Journals, Newsletters, Publications.
Folder 60

Senate Bill 200/Proposition 9 - Clippings, 1972, 1982.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 61

Stanislaus River - Dams, 1971-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 62

State Water Project, 1988.

Scope and Content Note

Map, Publication Excerpt.
Folder 63

Water Bibliography, 1951-1986.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Brochures, Correspondence, News Clippings, Publications, Research Notes.
Folder 64

Water Bibliography - Articles/Essays, 1989-1998.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Essays, News, Clippings, Research Notes.
Folder 65

Water Contractor Association, 1977, 1991.

Scope and Content Note

Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 66

Water - General Problems, 1965-1984.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Publications.
Folder 67

Water Issues, 1982-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings.
Folder 68

Water Law/Water Rights, 1956-1961.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, Reports.
Folder 69

Water Law/Water Rights, 1961-1982.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings, Reports.
Box Box 3, Folder 70

Water Pollution Control, 1948-1975.

Scope and Content Note

Brochures, Correspondence, Newsletters, Press Release, Publication Excerpts, Research Notes, Senate Bills,
Folder 71

Water Pollution Control - Clippings, 1970-1981.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 72-75

Westlands Water District, 1968-1987.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, News Clippings, Newsletters, Publication, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 72

Westlands Water District - General, 1970-1985.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Newsletters, Reports, Research Notes.
Folder 73

Westlands Water District -Clippings-, 1968-1987.

Folder 74

Westlands Water District - History, 1983.

Folder 75

Westlands Water District - Newsletters, 1977-1984.

Folder 76-79

Wetlands, 1989-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, Correspondence, Maps, News Clippings, Newsletters, Publications.
Folder 76

Wetlands - General, 1994-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Publications.
Folder 77

Wetlands - Bair Island, 1994-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Articles, News Clippings, Newsletters.
Folder 78

Wetlands - Bay Area, 1989-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, Maps, Newsletters.
Folder 79

Wetlands - Bay Area Clippings, 1995-2000.

Folder 80

Wild Rivers, 1980-1981.

Scope and Content Note

News Clippings.
Folder 81

Wilson's Water Plan, 1992.

Scope and Content Note

Audio Cassette Tape.