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Federal Government: Navy - North Island, 1963

 File — Box: 78, Folder: 1
Identifier: Folder 1

Scope and Contents

A collection of news clippings, letters, telegrams, & notes. Examples are: news clippings from The San Diego Union for Feb. 27 & 28, 1963 re/ "Expansion Studied for North Island" & "North Island Unit to Push Job Plan;" letters and telegrams (2/63) re/ pay increases for NAS workers; a large packet of corresp. (Dec. '62- Mar. '63) regarding responses to criticism from Murray D. Goodrich (dealer in aeronautical parts and salvage) concerning smelting of aluminum scrap into ingots at the North Island repair facility; a packet of corresp. (July-Aug. 1963) "relative to activities of organized groups at the Naval Air Station, North Island" and a copy of the "By-Laws of NAS NORIS Association of Aircraft Journeymen & Associates" (8 pages); letters (8/63) from Coronado constituent Mrs. Mary C. Rigdon, Wilson & Capt. R. W. Leeman (Commanding Officer, NAS North Island) re/ noise and traffic and the use of the commissary "boxing machine 50 yards from our front door;" Memorandum for File (10/7 & 9/63) re/ "RIF at Naval Training Center and the Amphibious Base;" Memo to Boss from Ed (10/17/63), notes and a letter (10/17/63) from Wilson re/ "Slayton phone-con to you yesterday, October 16 about the Reduction in Force at the Naval Air Station;" a letter (11/20/63) from Fallbrook constituent Marion G. Campbell disagreeing with Wilson's opposition to the termination of employment for 114 civilian workers at NAS North Island; letters, memorandum of call & fact sheet (Nov.-Dec. 1963) re/ reduction-in-force at NAS North Island has been altered from 114 to 64; and letters (Oct. – Dec. 1963) re/ further information and comment on reduction-in-force at NAS North Island.


  • created: 1963


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Access to some records is restricted, please consult with Special Collections & University Archives staff for details. Patrons wishing to use the Robert C. Wilson Papers must sign a "Researcher's Agreement," a copy of which can be obtained from Special Collections & University Archives staff.


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Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

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