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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.


  • Creation: 1954-1978


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

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