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USP 166: History of San Diego: Materials shown during library visit

List of materials shown during library visit

1) Pantoja y Arriaga, Juan. Plano. del Puetro de Sn. Diego….1793? ms map, pen and ink

Early map of SD bay showing soundings – points to primacy of sea travel at that period

SPEC Hill MC G4364.S4 1793 P35    Link to this description in Roger

 

2) Official Map of San Diego County, California, T.D. Beasley, 1890. Hand colored, in three sheets.  Shows drainage, roads, railroads, ranchos, Indian reservations, township and section lines, parcel boundaries, etc Includes table: Areas of Mexican grants

SPEC Rare MC G4363.S24 1889 .B4     Link to this description in Roger

 

3) Early Newspaper – San Diego Herald

SPEC Good MC F869.S22 A193      Link to this description in Roger 

 

4) and 5) Morse Papers – Ledger and scrapbook

MSS 79 Box 3 Folder 1 and Box 4 Folder 1     Link to this description in Roger

 

6) Nolen Plan of 1926

SPEC Rare NA9127.S25 N7 1926     Link to this description in Roger

 

7) Mission Beach pamphlet published by Frye & Smith 1915. Promotional pamphlet issued by Mission Beach Syndicate, selling agents. Includes color rendering of the planned community and plat map of the subdivision depicting lot divisions, street names, etc.

SPEC Rare  F869.M577 M57 1915    Link to this description in Roger 

 

8) Three panoramas printed on one piece of photographic paper: top image is a view of downtown San Diego, with the bay and Coronado in background; middle image is a general view of Camp Kearny; bottom image is view of Balboa Park,

SPEC Rare MC F869.S22 P36 1918  Link to this description in Roger

 

 9) Exposition Beautiful. Panama California Exposition guide book

 SPEC Rare T872 .C1 E9 1915    Link to this description in Roger 

 

11) and 12) Fletcher Papers MSS 81    Link to this description in Roger

Correspondence with D.G. Gordon, complainant against CWC practices claimed diverting water inappropriately  Box 9 Folder 14

 

Eshleman, re: adjusting domestic/irrigation rates (pres. Calif railroad commish.) Box 7, folder 9

 

                                   

13) UCSD Student Newspaper – People’s Voice

SPEC Rare FF  E185.5 .P46      Link to this description in Roger

 

14) Baca Papers – Committee on Chicano Rights poster

MSS 649 Box 65 Folder 1 MC 134-02    Link to this description in Roger

 

 

 

 

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