Inventory of the Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems Records

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Inventory of the Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems Records

Inventory: F3845



California State Archives

Office of the Secretary of State

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California State Archives
  • 1020 "O" Street
  • Sacramento, California 95814
  • Phone: (916) 653-2246
  • Fax: (916) 653-7363
  • Email: ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.sos.ca.gov/archives/
Processed by:
The California State Archives staff
© 2000 California Secretary of State. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems Records
Inventory: F3845
Creator: Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems
Repository: California State Archives
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems Records, F3845, California State Archives.

Agency History

The Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems was created according to Chapter 1242 of the Statutes of 1961.
The Commission was charged to make a detailed study the housing needs of the State, both in public and private areas, [and] to determine how the State can best use its powers to meet these needs... The Commission's report was to be submitted to the Governor and the Legislature at the commencement of the 1963 Regular Session. Governor Edmund G. Brown Sr. appointed eleven citizens and four legislators to the commission. The records of the Governor's Advisory Commission on Housing Problems includes documents relating to: Commission meetings; correspondence of the Chairman. and the Executive Director; the Commission's role in the Governor's Conference on California Growth; staff research papers; publicity; and the Commissions report containing research and recommendations.

Arrangement and Description

Folder F3845:29

1. MEETING FILE. 1961-63.

Physical Description: 1ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged chronologically.
Agendas, minutes, and resolutions relating to Commission meetings. The data records discussion of Commission reports, organization, personnel, policy, and goals.
Folder F3845:30

2. CHAIRMAN'S CORRESPONDENCE. 1961-63.

Physical Description: 1ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged Crhonologically.
Letters received, copies of letters sent, and memoranda relating to the Chairman's role in: solicitation of research consultants; the origin of the Governors Conference on California Growth; organization of the Commission; and the progress report.
Folder F3845:31

3. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S CORRESPONDENCE. 1962-63.

Physical Description: 1ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged chronologically.
Letters received and letters sent, memoranda relating to the Commission's Executive Director. The information includes: the duties and activities of the ExecutiveDirector; the Executive Director's role in the organization of the Governor's Conference on California Growth; and discussion of a housing issue strategy in the 1962 gubernatorial campaign.
Folder F3845:32

4. STAFF RESEARCH PAPERS. 1962.

Physical Description: 1ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by author.
Memoranda and reports relating to the Commissions research. Included are: research guidelines; avenues of study; unpublished studies; financial and legislative analyses.
Folder F3845:33

5. PUBLICITY FILE. 1962-63.

Physical Description: 1ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged chronologically.
Newspaper clippings, letters, press releases, and speeches relating to Commission activities and findings.
Folder F3845:34-40

6. REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS. 1962-63.

Physical Description: 7ff.

Scope and Content Note

Preliminary Draft. 1962. 1ff. F3845:34.
This is the uncorrected draft of the Commission's findings and recommendations.
Folder F3845:35-40.

Appendix of Research. 1963.

Physical Description: 6ff.

Scope and Content Note

Arranged by page number.
Research reports to be included in this draft of the Commission's Appendix to the Report on Housing.