Inventory of the Eugene C. Lee Collection, 1953-1986

Processed by Randal Brandt.
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
© 2000
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Eugene C. Lee Collection, 1953-1986

Collection number: MS 86/8

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:
Randal Brandt
Date Completed
June 2000
© 2000 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Eugene C. Lee Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1953-1986
Collection number: MS 86/8
Creator: Lee, Eugene C.
Extent: 1 cu. ft. (1 carton)
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

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], Eugene C. Lee Collection, MS 86/8, Water Resources Collections and Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Access Points

Peripheral Canal (Calif. : Proposed)
Mono Lake (Calif.)--Water rights.
Delta Region (Calif.)
Droughts--California.
Wild and scenic rivers--California.
Water resources development--Political aspects--California.
Dunning, Harrison C. (Harrison Case), 1938

Biography

Professor of political science, University of California, Riverside.

Scope and Content

Chiefly newspaper clippings covering various California water issues, including the proposed Peripheral Canal and the Mono Lake controversy.

Carton Carton 1, Folder 1

California water - General, 1953-1962.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

Includes news clippings, correspondence, speech by Clair Engle on ownership of the Central Valley Project, articles, etc.
Folder 2

California Water Forum, 1983.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

Script and notes for a videotaped television production hosted by Lee and aimed at a high school audience.
Folder 3

San Joaquin Valley Water Management Tour, July 14-15, 1983.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

Packet of materials for tour participants prepared by University of California Cooperative Extension.
Folder 4

Lee, Eugene C.,Harrison C. Dunning, and Laura Lake. Competition for California's water : alternative resolutions, political dynamics and decision making, 1981 Aug. 17.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

Notes, drafts, correspondence, reviews, etc. for Background paper no. 9 for a conference sponsored by the University of California, September 30-October 2, 1981.
Folder 5

Federal-State relations, 1980-1985.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings and journal articles.
Folder 6

Hazardous wastes, salinization, 1972-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

Includes materials on Kesterson Reservoir and San Francisco Bay pollution.
Folder 7

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California water pricing, 1983-1985.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings, correspondence, etc. Includes information on water surpluses and water marketing.
Folder 8

Delta, 1981-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings, journal articles, etc. Includes research proposal to University of California Cooperative Extension by L. T. Wallace, George E. Goldman, and Marion O'Regan: "Analysis of public policies designed to protect agricultural land in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta."
Folder 9

Drought, 1976-1982.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings.
Folder 10

Federal water projects/subsidy, 1979-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings. Includes materials on the Colorado River and Hoover Dam.
Folder 11

Mono Lake controversy, 1974-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings.
Folder 12

Wild and scenic rivers, 1977-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings.
Folder 13

Peripheral Canal, 1975-1986.

Physical Description: 9 folders.

Scope and Content Note

Chiefly news clippings. Includes correspondence, notes, and text of speeches made by Lee in 1982: "The political environment of the referendum on SB 200," presented at a conference on The Peripheral Canal, UCLA Extension, Santa Monica, March 5, 1982; and, "Politics and water : the referendum on SB 200," presented to the Berkeley Breakfast Club, April 16, 1982 and to the U.C. Riverside Extension Conference on Water Policy, May 1, 1982.
Folder 14

Miscellaneous, 1972-1986.

Physical Description: 1 folder.

Scope and Content Note

News clippings.