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Community Organization and Environmental Control Records

Identifier: MS-0094

Scope and Contents

The Community Organization and Environmental Control Records document research conducted by Prof. Richard D. Jones and SDSU students. The collection includes reports on specific communities, questionnaires, maps, photographs, pamphlets, promotion brochures, newspaper clippings, correspondence, etc.


  • Creation: 1971-1973


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.

Historical Note

The Community Organization and Environmental Control project was headed by Dr. Richard D. Jones of the Anthropology Department at San Diego State University in 1971-1973. The project was funded by the National Science Research Foundation, and was an analysis of over 40 communities in the San Diego metropolitan area. Students gathered statistical data from a variety of local governmental and private agencies, and direct observations of community life from field visits.


10.22 Linear Feet

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Arrangement Note

I. Community Files

II. Topical Files

III. Administrative Files

Custodial History

Collection inventoried by Barbara E. Sidote, February 1980.

Source of Acquisition

Richard D. Jones



Processing Information

Processed by Lucas Buresch, December 2016.

Community Organization and Environmental Control Records
Lucas Buresch
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & University Archives Repository

5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego CA 92182-8050 US