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San Diegans, Inc. Records

Identifier: MS-0038

Scope and Contents

Subjects covered include architects and architecture, Center City, city planning, civil engineers, engineering, commerce, manufacturing, the construction industry, environmental planning, land use and development, public administration, the San Diego Unified Port District, tourism, and transportation. The collection consists of correspondence, reports, information sheets, photographs, and published materials.


  • 1954-1978


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Historical Note

Founded in 1958 by San Diego-area business executives, San Diegans, Inc. has worked with public and private bodies as a citizens advisory committee for the planning and development of San Diego's central business district.


21.30 Linear Feet

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Arrangement Note

I. General Plans and Reports

   1. City of San Diego

   2. San Diego County

II. Centre City Development

III. Civic Organizations and Advisory Boards

IV. Environmental Studies

   1. San Diego Unified Port District

   2. California Coastal Zone Commission

   3. Air Quality

   4. Environmental Quality

V. Construction Studies

VI. Conferences, Consultants, Miscellaneous

Source of Acquisition

San Diegans, Inc.

Accruals and Additions

1978-024, 1983-005, 1985-021


San Diegans, Inc. Records
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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