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Tim McKay Collection - Container List

BOX 1

Biography-Awards/Recognitions

  1. G-O Rd.; Poem by John Ross
  2. 1970s
  3. 1980s
  4. 1990s
  5. Articles about Tim McKay

Biography-Credentials/Achievements

  1. Press Pass, CA Driver License, HSU ID, 1966 Hunting License
  2. McKay’s Vita and Resume
  3. McKay dedication in Econews; 2006
  4. McKay Career Biographical Information
  5. McKay’s HSU diploma; 1984

Biography-Writings

  1. Selected Writings – assembled by McKay 1 of 2
  2. Selected Writings – assembled by McKay 2 of 2
  3. 1969? Life Experiences and Social, Political Ideas
  4. Student Papers 1960s
  5. Student Papers 1960s – early 1970s
  6. Arcata—Samoa Blvd report for Architects; 1973
  7. Correspondence; Notes 1968-1984
  8. Luffenholtz From Beginning to End: A regional history through 1908; 1984
  9. California Alive – correspondence
  10. California Alive: drafts, several versions
  11. California Alive; publisher’s brochures
  12. Bioregional Letters
  13. Articles; Letters to the Editor; Correspondence
  14. "Uncle Tim Does Deep Ecology"; 1986
  15. Redwood Remnants Have A Birthday; RNP at 20 Years; 1988

BOX 2

Biography-Writings (con’t)

  1. 1987-1994
  2. Native Americans and Environmentalists Should Work To Build Alliances; The Gasquet Orleans Road as a model; 1989
  3. Student Papers 1989
  4. Halting Deforestation Begins at Home: Submitted to Colorado Daily; 1989
  5. Tai Situpa Rinpoche’s Pilgrimage for Active Peace and the Environment; 1989
  6. Audubon Society Presentation; 1990?
  7. Land Reform and Ecological Monitoring: A Framework for Sustainable Development in the Klamath Siskiyou Region, USA; 1990
  8. New Perspectives on Conservation and Preservation in the Klamath Siskiyou Region; 1991
  9. Ancient Forest Protection for the Klamath Siskiyou Region; 1991
  10. McKay and Felice Pace Collaboration; early 1990s
  11. Ancient Forest Protection and the Pacific Lumber Company; 1991
  12. Macro-Corridors and Ecological Monitoring. . . Klamath Siskiyou Region; 1991
  13. Holiday Letters; 1992-2005
  14. Six Rivers Plan; 1993
  15. Letter to David Brower; 1995
  16. Where Have We Come Since Earth Day? ; 1996
  17. Is Karl Rove Among the Eco-Terrorists and are They at Clam Beach? ; HSU, 2005, includes CD with with photos
  18. Letters, articles, notes; 1995-2006
  19. McKay’s poems and writings; undated

Biography-Memberships/Donations

  1. Undated
  2. 1960s-1970s
  3. 1980s
  4. 1990s
  5. 2000
  6. 2001-2006
  7. League of Conservation Voters; 1984-1985
  8. League of Conservation Voters; 1986
  9. League of Conservation Voters; 1994
  10. National Association of Nature Photographers

Biography-Young Adult

  1. McKay’s young adult years
  2. McKay and Selective Service/ Draft Board

Biography-Family

  1. Mother’s and Stepfather’s family and friends
  2. Father’s family
  3. Family history-Genealogy

Biography-McKay Home/Family

  1. Chris Jenican /Jenican family
  2. Health-T. McKay ; 1987
  3. House and green house; includes drawings for greenhouse
  4. Invitations-Social events at McKay home
  5. Laurel and Forrest McKay
  6. Life insurance
  7. Miscellaneous
  8. “Pay stubs” NEC
  9. Phone, address lists
  10. Poker
  11. “Threatening phone call”
  12. Travel-Personal and NEC

BOX 3

Biography-Political Activism

  1. Political Campaigns- Candidates McKay supported
  2. Correspondence to and from officials RE: Issues
  3. Herbicide Committee: wildflowers and roadsides
  4. KINS Community Comment schedule
  5. Election 2000
  6. “Volunteer of One” Campaign; 2004

Biography-Education

  1. Diablo Valley College; 1967 diploma
  2. Notes, drafts of student papers; 1967-1968
  3. HSU class notes 1970?
  4. HSU anti-war organizing; 1970
  5. HSU student strike, student activities; early 1970s
  6. 1970 Student Strike; Strike Bulletin issues
  7. HSU; Anti-draft “UNDO”
  8. HSU course notes; 1972
  9. HSU course notebooks; 1972
  10. Biology 107; Winter 1972; John Sawyer
  11. Education, HSU, Arcata, and National Issues; 1970-1976
  12. Notes-Environmental topics
  13. HSU; 1981-1989
  14. History of Forest Practices; 1984
  15. Class notes; Entomology
  16. Class notes; 1985, 1987

BOX 4

Biography-Education (con’t)

  1. Class notes; 1988
  2. Class notes; 1989
  3. High school yearbook; 1962
  4. High school yearbook; 1963
  5. Benicia High School Honor Society;  “Panegyric”; 1962, 1963
  6. High school yearbook, three photos of friends; 1964
  7. Benicia High School class reunions
  8. Class notes; 1965

Biography-Correspondence Received

  1. Late 1960s and 1970s
  2. 1980s (1 of 4)
  3. 1980s (2 of 4)
  4. 1980s (3 of 4)
  5. 1980s (4 of 4)

BOX 5

Biography-Correspondence Received (con’t)

  1. Late 1980s-Early 1990s
  2. 1990s (1 of 2)
  3. 1990s (2 of 2)
  4. 2000s (1 of 2)
  5. 2000s (2 of 2)
  6. McKay’s email messages to Michele Marta; 2002-2004
  7. McKay's email messages to Michele Marta; 1998-2000
    Additional materials donated by Michele Marta in 2012 are filed in Box 53. See Box 53 file list for details.

Calendars/Daily notes

  1. 1976-1977
  2. 1978, 1979
  3. 1979
  4. 1981
  5. 1981; includes G-O Road and Siskiyous
  6. 1982
  7. 1983
  8. 1984

BOX 6

Calendars/Daily notes (con’t)

  1. 1985-1987
  2. 1985; 1985-1987
  3. 1986
  4. 1987
  5. 1988
  6. 1988-1989? ; Klamath, Ancient Forests
  7. 1989
  8. 1990
  9. 1990-1992
  10. 1991
  11. 1991-1992
  12. 1992
  13. 1992-1993
  14. 1993
  15. 1993-1994

BOX 7

Calendars/Daily notes (con’t)

  1. 1995
  2. 1996
  3. 1995-1997?
  4. 1997-2000
  5. 1997
  6. 1998
  7. 1999
  8. 1998-1999
  9. 1999-2000
  10. 2000
  11. 2001
  12. 2002
  13. 2003
  14. 2004
  15. 2005

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Administration and Activities

  1. NEC Administration; 1975-1979
  2. NEC Administration; 1980-1984
  3. NEC Administration; 1985-1989
  4. NEC Administration; 1990-1994 (1 of 2)
  5. NEC Administration; 1990-1994 (2 of 2)
  6. NEC Administration; 1995-1999
  7. NEC Administration; 2000-2004
  8. NEC Administration; 2005-2006
  9. NEC Administration; undated
  10. Brochures
  11. Stationary, envelopes
  12. Board of Directors; August 1992
  13. Building plans- after 2001 fire
  14. Business cards, forms, auction tickets
  15. NEC budgets, fundraising (1 of 5)
  16. NEC budgets, fundraising (2 of 5)
  17. NEC budgets, fundraising (3 of 5)
  18. NEC's 30th Birthday images - printouts and CD

BOX 8

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Administration and Activities (con’t)

  1. (Northcoast Environmental Center) Administration and Activities (4 of 5)
  2. (Northcoast Environmental Center) Administration and Activities (5 of 5)
  3. NEC correspondence received: Friends, members, general public
  4. NEC ECONEWS
  5. NEC ECONEWS Re: Forest Service, Herbicides, and more 1980s
  6. NEC Library classification system
  7. Clippings Re: NEC
  8. Evaluation of McKay by NEC colleagues; 1996
  9. McKay Activities-general (1 of 3)
  10. McKay Activities-general (2 of 3)
  11. McKay Activities-general (3 of 3)
  12. McKay Activities-conferences (1 of 3)
  13. McKay Activities-conferences (2 of 3)
  14. McKay Activities-conferences (3 of 3)
  15. McKay activities-Pacific Lumber hearing statement; 1991
  16. McKay activities- slide shows
  17. McKay activities- “Tim’s Networking Folder”; 1996-1997
  18. NEC Media and Opinion Making
  19. NEC Media- EcoReport KHSU

BOX 9

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Administration and Activities (con’t)

  1. Networking Re: Environment
  2. NEC- Plant Sale
  3. NEC- Beach Clean Up
  4. NEC- Tourism
  5. NEC computers/ EcoNet/ Lists (1 of 3)
  6. NEC computers/ EcoNet/ Lists; “Misc. computer and grant stuff” (2 of 3)
  7. NEC computers/ EcoNet/ Lists; Member lists (3 of 3)

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Ancient Forests / Old Growth

  1. Ancient forests; Sierra Club; 1978 David Brower letter
  2. California Ancient Forest Alliance
  3. Western Ancient Forest Campaign (1 of 4)
  4. Western Ancient Forest Campaign (2 of 4)
  5. Western Ancient Forest Campaign (3 of 4)
  6. Western Ancient Forest Campaign (4 of 4)
  7. Ancient Forest Chautauqua; 1990
  8. Ancient Forest Lobby Week;  Washington D.C; 1991
  9. Western Ancient Forest Activists Conferences; 1995, 1998
  10. Klamath Forest Alliance
  11. Klamath Siskiyou Coalition; 1989-1991
  12. “Managing for Forest Ecosystem Health”; Felice Pace, et al.; 1996

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center)Klamath/ Siskiyou

  1. Blue Creek; Klamath River; National River Inventory 1980
  2. Gasquet Orleans Road; G-O Road; Six Rivers National Forest
  3. “Shadow Forks” by John Salter; 1981
  4. Fish-Long range plan- Klamath River Basin- Kier Associates; 1990
  5. Grider Creek/ Klamath River- legal case; 1990

BOX 10

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Klamath/ Siskiyou (con’t)

  1. Klamath River Region; 1989 and earlier
  2. Klamath River Region; 1990-1992
  3. Klamath River Region; 1994-1995
  4. Klamath River Region; 1996-1999
  5. Klamath River Region; 2000-2003
  6. Klamath River Region; 2004
  7. Klamath River Region; 2005-2006
  8. Proposed National Park/ Biosphere
  9. Forests and KFA, Forest Service, Option 9 (1 of 2)
  10. Forests and KFA, Forest Service, Option 9 (2 of 2)
  11. Dying for Water, Fish kill, Klamath hydroelectric project; 2 CDs

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) National Forests and Endangered Species

  1. Interagency Natural Areas Coordinating Committee (INACC); Northcoast Group
  2. Provincial Advisory Committee: California Coast Province 1995-1998
  3. Provincial Advisory Committee: California Coast Province 1999-2006
  4. Provincial Advisory Committee: Klamath
  5. 1989 National Forest Over flight. . . National Forests
  6. Spotted Owl

BOX 11

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) National Forests and Endangered Species (con’t)

  1. Spotted Owl; Briefing book for Babbitt in NW California; 1993
  2. Spotted Owl and Option 9 (1 of 4)
  3. Spotted Owl and Option 9 (2 of 4)
  4. Spotted Owl and Option 9 (3 of 4)
  5. Spotted Owl and Option 9 (4 of 4)
  6. Spotted Owl; Option 9 suit settlement 1993-1999
  7. Clinton’s Forest Plan; California Senate hearing summary and written statement 1993
  8. Clinton’s Forest Plan; California Senate hearing transcript 1993
  9. Forest Service- Oregon and northern California county portraits; 1996
  10. Forest Service- undated
  11. Forest Service- 1960s
  12. Forest Service- 1970s
  13. Forest Service- 1980s
  14. Forest Service- 1990-1995
  15. Forest Service-1996-1999
  16. Forest Service- 2000s
  17. Forest Service; Timber theft-1990s
  18. Forest Service-Klamath National Forest

BOX 12

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) National Forests and Endangered Species (con’t)

  1. Forest Service-Klamath National Forest
  2. Forest Service-Klamath National Forest: 1993 (1 of 3)
  3. Forest Service-Klamath National Forest: 1993 (2 of 3)
  4. Forest Service-Klamath National Forest: 1993 (3 of 3)
  5. Forest Service-Mendocino National Forest (1 of 3)
  6. Forest Service-Mendocino National Forest (2 of 3)
  7. Forest Service-Mendocino National Forest (3 of 3)
  8. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests; Shasta Trinity Plan (1 of 7)
  9. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests; Cable Butte EA (2 of 7)
  10. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests; Shasta Trinity Water (3 of 7)
  11. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests (4 of 7)
  12. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests (5 of 7)

BOX 13

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) National Forests and Endangered Species (con’t)

  1. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests (6 of 7)
  2. Forest Service-Shasta Trinity National Forests (7 of 7)
  3. Forest Service-Siskiyou National Forest
  4. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1977-1989
  5. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1986
  6. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1990
  7. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1991 (1 of 3)
  8. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1991 (2 of 3)
  9. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1991 (3 of 3)
  10. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest 1993-2006
  11. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest-Three history publications
  12. Forest Service-Six Rivers National Forest – undated

BOX 14

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Other Federal Agencies

  1. Redwood National Park
  2. Redwood National Park-Aerial photos 1960s
  3. Redwood National Park-Emerald Creek
  4. Redwood National and State Parks; McKay’s compilation (1 of 2)
  5. Redwood National and State Parks; McKay’s compilation (2 of 2)
  6. Redwood National Park-Watershed Restoration 1960s - 1970s
  7. National Park Service; Gateway communities; Orick
  8. National Parks
  9. Bureau of Land Management-Humboldt and Mad River Social Values Analysis 1977
  10. Bureau of Land Management
  11. Fish and Wildlife Service

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Northcoast Region Subject Files

  1. Aerial photos; 1954, 1958
  2. Aerial photos including P.L. Salmon Creek; 1980s
  3. Arcata area creeks
  4. Arcata general plan- Conservation and Open Space; 1972
  5. Arcata Marsh, wetlands, Humboldt Bay misc.
  6. Arcata planning and marsh; 1980s
  7. Army Corp of Engineers
  8. Birds
  9. Birds: Conferences, festivals, check-list

BOX 15

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Northcoast Region Subject Files (con’t)

  1. Bird Survey-Humboldt County Breeding Bird Atlas 1990s
  2. Butler Valley Dam- Proposed; Concerned Citizens Committee
  3. California Forest and Watershed Council
  4. Clippings-Sorted by topic
  5. Diversity: California Natural Diversity Database
  6. Diversity: California Endangered or threatened
  7. Environmental Activism and Wise Use/ Property Rights
  8. EPIC; artwork by Laura Zerzan
  9. Films-Environmental
  10. Fish, especially salmonids; 1980s
  11. Fish, especially salmonids; 1990s (1 of 3)
  12. Fish, especially salmonids; 1990s (2 of 3)
  13. Fish, especially salmonids; 1990s (3 of 3)
  14. Fish, especially salmonids; 2000s
  15. Fish committees /Salmonids; 1999
  16. Forest Products Industry; Businesses and Associations
  17. Forests and Economy

BOX 16

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Northcoast Region Subject Files (con’t)

  1. Forest Ecosystem (1 of 2)
  2. Forest Ecosystem (2 of 2)
  3. LP Little River THP 1-85-288 HUM/L-P Corp
  4. Forests-Timberland Issues; 1970s
  5. Forests-Timberland Issues; 1980s
  6. Forests-Timberland Issues; 1990s (1 of 2)
  7. Forests-Timberland Issues; 1990s (2 of 2)
  8. Forests-Timberland Issues; 2000s
  9. Forests-Timberland Issues in California; 1989-1991
  10. Green Party; McKay comments on wild lands and wildlife
  11. Headwaters Mitigation Fund
  12. Herb Facts: Cannabis 1980s
  13. Herbicides and Pesticides; 1979-1998
  14. Humboldt Bay/ Oceans
  15. Humboldt County General Plan; 1982
  16. Humboldt County General Plan update
  17. Humboldt Visions; Land Use/Planning
  18. Industry Conditions- Economic Issues; early 1990s
  19. King Range
  20. Lake Earl
  21. Legislative District Analysis-California 1st; 1990s
  22. Mendocino County Land Use
  23. North Coast Water Institute; 1973-1974
  24. Pacific Lumber; Headwaters Forest; Hurwitz
  25. Port Orford Cedar
  26. Redwood Community Action Agency-Rural community self-help project; 1981
  27. Redwoods
  28. Rivers, creeks, watersheds; Citizen monitoring

BOX 17

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Northcoast Region Subject Files (con’t)

  1. Rivers-Eel River
  2. Rivers-Redwood Creek
  3. Rivers-Smith River
  4. Rivers-Trinity River
  5. Rivers-Trinity River; Grass Valley Creek; 1991
  6. Rivers-Trinity River; South Fork
  7. Tourism
  8. Toxic Substances
  9. Transportation
  10. Trinity Wilderness Coalition; Andrew Wiessner
  11. Watershed Restoration-Eel River/ Redwood Creek Renewal Project; 1970s
  12. Watershed Restoration “Technical Specifications”
  13. Watersheds; Sediments; Streams
  14. Weather and El Nino and fish
  15. Weather and river levels (1 of 5)
  16. Weather and river levels (2 of 5)
  17. Weather and river levels (3 of 5)
  18. Weather and river levels (4 of 5)
  19. Weather and river levels (5 of 5)

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) General subject files

  1. Agriculture
  2. Biodiversity of North West California Symposium-McKay pace paper draft; 1991
  3. Biodiversity; 1980s
  4. Biodiversity; includes Yellowstone Vision Critique (1 of 3)
  5. Biodiversity (2 of 3)

BOX 18

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) General subject files (con’t)

  1. Biodiversity; 1990s (3 of 3)
  2. Biodiversity papers (1 of 3)
  3. Biodiversity papers (2 of 3)
  4. Biodiversity papers (3 of 3)
  5. Bioregionalism and Common property; 1988-1990
  6. Biosphere reserves
  7. Ecophilosophy (1 of 2)
  8. Ecophilosophy (2 of 2)
  9. Ecophilosophy; Deep Ecology; Bill Devall
  10. Environmental History
  11. Ecosystems
  12. Ecosystem management
  13. Ecosystem management; Workshop Andrew’s Experimental Forest; 1980
  14. Entomology
  15. Endangered species; 1990s
  16. Forests and fire
  17. Forests-Log exports
  18. Habitat conservation plans
  19. Lake Tahoe

BOX 19

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) General subject files ( con’t)

  1. Land use
  2. NEPA Analysis-Judith Lee; 1989
  3. New West-Western US cultural shifts; 1990s
  4. Propagation Technique and Research (species specific)
  5. Smart Wood
  6. Solar Energy
  7. Sustainability-Including forestry, common property; 1986-1992 (1 of 2)
  8. Sustainability-Including forestry, common property; 1986-1992 (2 of 2)
  9. Water Quality (publications, reports, clippings) (1 of 4)
  10. Water Quality (publications, reports, clippings) (2 of 4)
  11. Water Quality (publications, reports, clippings) (3 of 4)
  12. Water Quality (publications, reports, clippings) (4 of 4)
  13. Watersheds and streams
  14. Wildlife
  15. Wilderness, scenic rivers, protection areas- Proposed legislation
  16. Wilderness; Rare II
  17. Wilderness Study Area proposals: Tehama, Humboldt, Mendocino, Lake Counties
  18. Wise Guys-Land use, wise use

BOX 20

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Tim’s Essential Reading Materials

  1. Amphibians
  2. Current Topics; 1993
  3. Forest Insects
  4. Forests and Almost Everything
  5. Insect Zoogeography and Ecology
  6. Landscape Ecology
  7. Old Growth; Natural Areas Journal
  8. Untitled, various topics

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Organizations in North Coast Region

  1. Alliance for a Paving Moratorium
  2. Alliance for Sustainable Jobs and the Environment
  3. American Fisheries Society: Humboldt Chapter
  4. Arcata Community Recycling Center
  5. Audubon Society-Kalmiopsis
  6. Audubon Society-Marble Mountain
  7. Audubon Society-Redwood Region
  8. California Native Plant Society
  9. California Ocean Resources Management-CORM
  10. California Sea Grant Marine Advisory-Humboldt County
  11. California Trout
  12. Californians for Alternatives to Toxics-CATS
  13. Clean Air Network
  14. Darlingtonia
  15. Earth First!: Includes letter from Dave Foreman; 1990?
  16. Environmental Protection Information Center
  17. Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs
  18. Fish Action Council
  19. Friends of the Dunes
  20. Friends of the Earth
  21. Friends of the Eel River
  22. Friends of the River- North Coast Chapter
  23. Friends of Trinity River
  24. Headwaters-Oregon
  25. Humboldt Bay Watershed Advisory Committee
  26. Humboldt Bay Wildlife Refuge
  27. Humboldt Baykeeper
  28. Humboldt Botanical Gardens Foundation
  29. Humboldt Watershed Council
  30. Humboldt Wildlife Care Center
  31. Institute for Sustainable Forestry
  32. Jefferson Sustainable Development Initiative
  33. Land Trusts- NW California
  34. Mattole Restoration Council
  35. Mill Creek Watershed Conservancy; Mattole
  36. Planning and Conservation League
  37. Redwood Alliance
  38. Redwood Coast Watersheds Alliance
  39. Salmon River Restoration Council
  40. Sanctuary Forest
  41. Shasta Alliance for Resources and the Environment
  42. Sierra Club
  43. Siskiyou Project
  44. Smith River Project
  45. Trinity River Task Force

BOX 21

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Organizations in North Coast Region (con’t)

  1. Trinity Wilderness Coalition
  2. Upriver Downriver
  3. Wilderness Society
  4. Wildlife Society-California Northcoast Chapter

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Newsletters and publications; not local

  1. A (1 of 2)
  2. A (2 of 2)
  3. B
  4. C (1 of 3)
  5. C (2 of 3)
  6. C (3 of 3)
  7. D
  8. E
  9. F (1 of 3)
  10. F (2 of 3)
  11. F (3 of 3)
  12. G
  13. H
  14. I
  15. L
  16. M
  17. N (1 of 2)
  18. N (2 of 2)
  19. O
  20. P
  21. R
  22. S
  23. T

BOX 22

NEC (Northcoast Environmental Center) Newsletters and publications; not local (con’t)

  1. V
  2. W (1 of 2)
  3. W (2 of 2)
  4. X

Siskiyou Mountains Resource Council

  1. G-O Road legal issues; 1977-1991
  2. Member mailings, event notices
  3. Organizational documents and correspondence
  4. Press coverage; includes G-O Road
  5. “Mountain Spots” public service videos by Richard Jett; DVD
  6. SMRC membership cards

BOX 23

History-North West California Region

  1. Arcata (1 of 2)
  2. Arcata (2 of 2)
  3. Artists
  4. Biographical- late 20th century; not Tim McKay
  5. Census Humboldt 1860; 1870 Klamath counties
  6. Chattel mortgage for loan; Hattie Thom and Nicholas Hansen; 1926
  7. Del Norte County
  8. Del Norte County; Smith Family (of Requa) correspondence 1910s
  9. Earth National Park; 1970s
  10. Eureka
  11. Eureka- The Labor News; March 22, 1913, March 29, 1913
  12. Fieldbrook
  13. Floods 1955, 1964
  14. Forests and Economy- Vatter, A Forest History of Douglas County Oregon, to 1900
  15. Hoopa; Lobdell? 1913 letter
  16. Humboldt Bay- Army Corp of Engineers 1895
  17. Inventory of California Natural Areas- Westhaven - Trinidad areas
  18. Land frauds
  19. Luffenholtz paintings by Loeffelholz; photos made in 1980s
  20. Luffenholtz; Luffelholz; Loeffelholz
  21. Maps and documents relating to land use and property ownership; especially Westhaven
  22. McKay’s notes (1 of 3)

BOX 24

History-North West California Region (con’t)

  1. McKay’s notes (2 of 3)
  2. McKay’s notes (3 of 3)
  3. McKay’s notes relating to Westhaven-Trinidad and other areas
  4. McKay’s notes regarding workers, IWW, Syndicalism, radicals, in Humboldt County and elsewhere
  5. Mendocino County
  6. Mendocino County; Beva? 1930 letter; smallpox
  7. Merryman, Sam; 1984 interview; transcript, cassette tape and copy; 2 CDs
  8. Newspaper clippings
  9. Notebook: Forests, lumbermen, land fraud; includes Ericson’s diary 1871-1872
  10. Notebook: Land Form to 1908; includes notes on area between McKinleyville and Klamath River, (includes part of Eunice White interview transcript) (1 of 2)
  11. Notebook: Land Form to 1908; articles/ notes on area between McKinleyville and Klamath River (2 of 2)
  12. Notebook: The Little River, Moonstone and Westhaven scrapbook with Luffenholtz’s Bullwinkle’s and south Trinidad’s Ghost (1 of 2)
  13. Notebook: Native peoples, Indians, articles and reports; including part of Hildebrandt and Haye’s Pilot Ridge report (2 of 2)

BOX 25

History-North West California Region (con’t)

  1. Oregon
  2. Oregon-Bastian, John A. papers; Oregon flower business correspondence from big game hunter Jas. R. Gill of Idaho; 1930s
  3. Palmquist, Peter; project ideas
  4. Railroads
  5. Selvage, Thomas H. account book 1893-1917
  6. Siskiyou County
  7. Siskiyou County; Luther Appley? 1862 letters
  8. State of Jefferson
  9. Strong, W.K. and N.W. account book; pg. 145 has a personal note
  10. Trinidad
  11. Trinidad Art
  12. Trinidad Dows Prairie aerial photos; 1942
  13. Trinidad Deming, Hanah letter; 1851
  14. Trinidad Museum Society
  15. Trinidad-Strawberry Rock; Quarry
  16. Trinidad Timeline
  17. Trinidad/ Westhaven voter lists; 1980s-2000s
  18. Trinity County
  19. Westhaven
  20. Westhaven Center for the Arts
  21. Westhaven Community Grove
  22. Westhaven Community Services District, Westhaven Mutual Water Co.
  23. Westhaven Volunteer Fire Department
  24. Willow Creek; John McCahan? letter; 1911

BOX 26

History-Publications

  1. 1964 Flood Disaster!
  2. Advocate; 1968
  3. American Dream; Roseann Carcello
  4. American West; Palmquist Article
  5. And High Water; 1955 flood
  6. Ann’s Humboldt Scrapbook; newspaper articles
  7. Arcata Free Press; 2003
  8. Arcata Strike Sentinel; 1970
  9. Are California’s North Coast Rivers Really “Wasting Away to Sea?” ; 1982
  10. Barbless Hooks and Anchor Holds; Green; 2004
  11. California; Travel in Humboldt; by Boly; 1982
  12. Comic Relief; 1989
  13. Court Transcript: D.A. Albert vs. L.F. Puter, timberland issues; 1926
  14. Daily Planet: Eureka, CA; 1970; 2 issues
  15. Ethnography and Folklore of the Indians of Northwestern California
  16. Everett Massacre by Walker C. Smith
  17. Ferns of Humboldt County; Kildale-Niles
  18. Final Project Report: Humboldt County’s Repeat Offender Prevention Project; 2002
  19. Fish; Rachael Moore
  20. Grazing for Change; Fort Baker Ranch article
  21. Great Lumber Strike of Humboldt County 1935; Onstine
  22. He Opened the West: Jedediah Strong Smith; 1958
  23. Hell from High Water 1964 Flood
  24. History of California in a Chair; Catalog Number One; 1999
  25. Holmes-Eureka; Onstine; play manuscript
  26. Hoopa Valley People; 2003
  27. Humboldt County California; circa 1915
  28. Humboldt County Environment; manuscript – natural history overview
  29. Humming Music; 2004
  30. Indian Regalia of Northwest California
  31. Inside the Boar’s Circle; Stephen Miller
  32. It’s a Tree Country; 1961
  33. Journal of the West, Palmquist editor; 1987-1994
  34. KHUM Blend; Volume 1; compact disc
  35. Killer Eel; 1964 flood
  36. Klamath River Angling Guide; Burdick; 1989
  37. Lindsay Creek Watershed; HSU Geography Department; Fieldbrook; 1975
  38. Living in a Well-Ordered World: Indian People of Northwestern California
  39. Living on Shaky Ground; Earthquakes
  40. Lumberjack; Tom Scribner
  41. Martien, Jerry, authored works
  42. National Forests of California; Ayers, Hutchinson; 1927
  43. Natural History of Old Man Coyote; William Bright
  44. Natural Resources of Northwestern California, Water, Recreation, Archeology, History, Economic; 1957-1960
  45. News from Native California
  46. Northcoast Guardian of the Environment; April 10, 1970; Guardian of the Environment Assn.
  47. Northcoast Outdoors; Feb. 3, 1967
  48. Northcoast Ripsaw; 1969; two issues

BOX 27

History-Publications (con’t)

  1. Northcoast Journal
  2. Northcoast View
  3. Occidental Entomologist; 1973
  4. Opportunities for Operation of Pulp Mills in Humboldt; 1961
  5. Peek-wa Stories: Indian Legends of California; 1938
  6. Raise the Stakes: Planet Drum Review
  7. Ridge Review; 1985-1991
  8. Ross, John, authored works
  9. Sailing Days on the Redwood Coast; Kortum and Oldstead
  10. Salmon of the Pacific Coast, Hume; 1975 printing of 1893 publication
  11. Simmons, Ned, authored works
  12. Sinsemilla Tips; 1980
  13. Siskiyou Sundays; 1999
  14. Spaceship Earth Crew’s Guide; 1982
  15. S.S. Brother Jonathan Treasure Coins; 1999
  16. State of Jefferson; James T. Rock; 1985
  17. Timber in Humboldt County; 1955
  18. Times Standard; Northcoast Description and Facts; 1997-2004
  19. Times Standard; four special editions
  20. Trinidad News and Views (1 of 2)
  21. Trinidad News and Views (2 of 2)
  22. Uniquely North Coast; 2004
  23. Upriver Downriver; 1994
  24. Vegetation Types of the Russian Peak Study Areas; Sawyer and Thornburgh
  25. Volunteer Trinidadian
  26. Where to Find Birds in San Blas, Najariet; Novick and Wu
  27. Wild Humboldt; 2002
  28. Wilderness Ecology; Muth; 1968

BOX 28

History–Ephemera, brochures

  1. Bumper Stickers; organizations, issues, elections
  2. Businesses
  3. Businesses-Business cards
  4. Businesses-Food and beverage
  5. Businesses-Forest products
  6. Businesses-Gardening, plants
  7. Businesses-Lodging, restaurants
  8. Businesses-Media, communications
  9. Businesses-Recreation
  10. Businesses-Redwoods tour guides and services
  11. Businesses-Maps
  12. Government-Humboldt County: 1993-94 Grand Jury Report
  13. Government-California Parks and Recreation; Education Office Superintendant
  14. Government-California Fish and Game
  15. Government-United States: Forest Service, Bureau of Reclamation
  16. Organizations-California Redwood Association
  17. Organizations-Eureka and Humboldt County Chamber of Commerce
  18. Organizations-Humboldt County Historical Society
  19. Organizations-Humboldt State University
  20. Organizations-Humboldt State University-Alumni
  21. Organizations-Humboldt State University-Boot n’ Blister
  22. Organizations-Humboldt State University-KHSU

BOX 29

History - Ephemera, brochures (con’t)

  1. Organizations-Humboldt State University-Publications
  2. Organizations-Humboldt State University-SLC resolutions: Forests, Rivers; 1970s
  3. Organizations-Northcoast Internet
  4. Organizations-Redwood Empire Association
  5. Organizations-Save the Redwoods League
  6. Organizations-Save the Redwoods League-Pitzer; 1940s-1950s
  7. Organizations-A-G
  8. Organizations-H
  9. Organizations-I-Z
  10. Political campaigns and politicians
  11. Postcards - contemporary; Accidents Gallery, Arts Alive - Eureka, Arts Arcata, College of the Redwoods, Humboldt Arts Council
  12. Postcards - contemporary; Humboldt State University - First St. Gallery
  13. Postcards - contemporary; Humboldt State University - Reese Bullen Gallery, Piante, Patricia Sennott, Trinidad Art, Westhaven Center for the Arts, Open Studios events
  14. Postcards - contemporary; Artists - other, Elections, Environmental Issues
  15. Postcards - contemporary; Performances, Exhibits and Book events, Nonprofit and government, Businesses, Festivals

Photographs – Prints and Film

  1. High school, young adult years
  2. Photography art class and early photographic work
  3. Rudi Becking campaign poster making; T. McKay is in photo; 1972
  4. Film “Mountain Spots” PSA re: G-O Road; original film, one DVD, (another use copy DVD is in Siskiyou Mountain Resource Council series) (DVD copy is flawed, best copy possible from equipment available at HSU.)
  5. Family and Westhaven home
  6. Arcata Marsh; 1987
  7. Northcoast Environmental Center and All Species Parade; 1994
  8. NW California scenes and communities; social events, mountain lion
  9. Klamath Stick Game; August 2004 Klamath Salmon Festival
  10. Redwood Creek Estuary; 2004

Photographs-History

  1. Slides Trinidad to Little River area- primarily from K. Boyle, L. Smith, H.C. Public Works Collection

BOX 30

  1. Trinidad and Little River area prints from Katie Boyle collection
  2. Trinidad, Westhaven, Luffenholtz paintings
  3. Weott
  4. Arcata downtown, Humboldt State College area, Arcata School class, Requa Beach, Siskiyou Mt., Chandler Tree; a hunter, Bridge on Smith River, Little River Redwood Co.; 14 photos

Audio Recordings

  1. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; Tables of Contents (1 of 7); Cassette tapes and CD available for all interview sessions
  2. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; includes transcript; October 25, 1989 (2 of 7)
  3. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; includes transcript; November 8, 1989 (3 of 7)
  4. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; November 22, 1989 (4 of 7)
  5. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; January 17, 1990 (5 of 7)
  6. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; January 30, 1990 (6 of 7)
  7. Environmental History Interviews 1989-1990 of McKay, Van Kirk, Vinyard, Devall; February 14, 1990 (7 of 7)
  8. NEC slideshow narration; 1995 Earth Day Celebration; 2 tapes and 2 CDs
  9. NEC-KHSU Econews Reports; 1990-2001, 13 recordings
  10. KHSU Tuesday Night Talk “The List”, Mother’s Watch’s list of businesses to boycott, anti-NEC, and anti-environmental activism, Tim McKay and others on discussion panel; July 31, 1990; 1 tape
  11. California Fish and Game Commission, re: Humboldt Bay and the Coast Seafoods; December 5, 1996 and re: abalone February 6, 1997; 2 tapes
  12. G-O Road strategy planning; 1 tape (damaged)
  13. Greg King/ Treesitter interview by Darryl Cherney, 5 minutes; Cherney songs, 9/1/87; 1 tape (and 1 CD made in 2007)
  14. Darryl Cherney recorded songs; 2 tapes
  15. Alliance, Peter Brucker, Rex Richardson; 1 tape (damaged)
  16. NEC All Species Ball; 3 tapes
  17. Music with connection to NW California; 9 tapes
  18. Biography-McKay interview with father and step-mother; 1984, 1 tape and (1 CD made in 2007)

BOX 31

McKay Hobbies: Birds/Birding, including Christmas Bird Counts

  1. Bird Counts Audubon; bird lists (blank)
  2. Bird lists, McKay; 1970s
  3. Bird lists, McKay; 1980s
  4. Bird lists, McKay1990s-2006
  5. Bird lists, McKay-undated
  6. Bird counts
  7. Birds (1 of 2)
  8. Birds (2 of 2)

McKay Hobbies: Gardening and Plants

  1. McKay Home and Family Garden -Lists of garden plants and garden record scanned by S. Guerra October 2006 - Papers are UNSORTED and folder is un-numbered

BOX 32

McKay Hobbies: Gardening and Plants
These papers are UNSORTED, material is of a varied nature and are un-processed

BOX 33

ECONEWS; 1974-1982

BOX 34

ECONEWS; 1983-2006 incomplete

BOX 35

ECONEWS; 1984-1992

BOX 36

ECONEWS; 1993-2003

BOX 37

Clippings – sorted by subject

BOX 38

Clippings – unsorted

BOX 39

Clippings - unsorted

BOX 40

Clippings - unsorted

BOX 41

Clippings - unsorted

BOX 42

Public Use digital files and associated paper files.

  1. CDs with digital files:  4,5,8,9,10, 16 and disk 17 (Larson donation of images taken at memorial) and PowerPoint photo slideshow from 8/13/2006 McKay Memorial Service
  2. CDs with digital files: 11,12,13 – downloaded from McKay’s home computer
  3. File lists for Public Use
  4. Summary Notes
  5. Printing Instructions

McKay’s Home Library
Information about each book was documented by scanning, listing, or photocopying to let researchers know about the approximately 1600 books in the McKay home in July 2006. Disk 8 holds information for about 800 books. The paper records with information about the other books are filed in this part of the collection so that all McKay Library documentation is in one location.

  1. McKay Library - List of books for PDF files on Disk 8
  2. McKay Library - Lists of books
  3. McKay Library - Photocopies of book covers (not recorded on lists in folders 6 or 7)
  4. McKay Environmental-Political buttons; printout of Disk 16
  5. Folders 10-42 - Partial descriptions and printouts of contents of files on Disk 5

BOX 43

  1. Folders 1-87 - Partial descriptions and printouts of contents of files on Disk 4

BOX 44

Original computer disks; diskette and floppy

BOX 45

Restricted digital files and administrative backup disks.  To be accessed only by Library employees who have a direct role in managing the McKay Collection.

BOX 46

Restricted - Correspondence. Described in the Biography – Correspondence section.

BOX 47

Oversize- Flat

  1. Big Tree Timber Company album: about 35 photographs of construction in late 1940s Samoa
  2. Redwoods-2 articles: Fortune 1966 “The Great Redwoods Controversy”; Saturday Evening Post 1967; “The Battle of the Redwoods”; 2 copies
  3. California Assembly Resolution honoring NEC’s 20th year, 1991
  4. NEC Annual Auction poster; 2006
  5. NEC Plant Sale poster; 5th Annual, 10th Annual
  6. NEC Fire; Arcata Eye; July 31, 2001
  7. Sid Dominitz portrayal: “Last Thursday of the Month”; ECONEWS Deadline
  8. Western Ancient Forest Campaign; Set of 8 posters
  9. Prayer for the Redwoods; The Interfaith Task Force to Save the Redwoods; 1998
  10. “Nature Notes” by Jim Welsh
  11. Cascadia Map; Dave McCloskey; 1990
  12. Arcata Bottoms map; Cultural Landscapes 1852-1920; 1977
  13. Westhaven Community Services District maps
  14. McKay photograph (color) of Brent Howitt?
  15. Trinidad Bay and Fishermen illustration by Amado Gonzalez; Bank of America advertise; late 1940s?
  16. Smith River Scenic Byway poster; North California Scenic Byway Network
  17. Salmon Festival poster; 2004
  18. North Country Fair poster; 10th annual
  19. Ester Roberts painting/print; dated 1974; signed 8/12/2001
  20. “Lumber and Labor” poster for conference; Humboldt Labor History Project; mid 1980s
  21. Eureka Arial photo; late 1940s?; “Compliments North of Fourth Association Eureka Calif”; mounted on plywood

BOX 48

Oversize - Flat

  1. Redwood National Park resource maps; 1979
  2. “Ancient Forest in the Pacific Northwest: Analysis and Maps of Twelve National Forests”; The Wilderness Society; 1991
  3. “Ancient Forests on the Olympic National Forest: Analysis from a Historical and Landscape Perspective”; The Wilderness Society; 1990
  4. Patricia Sennott art print: “Near the Spotted Towhee (Trinidad Head)”
  5. Arcata Strike Sentinel; Anti-War; 1980
  6. Barbara Boxer Campaign lawn signs
  7. West Coast Signal; September 4, 1872; Volume 2 No. 30
  8. Siskiyou Wilderness map; 1984; signed by four dignitaries thanking Tim McKay for his efforts
  9. Wesley Chesbro campaign poster Arcata City Council 1974, by John Wesa
  10. Westhaven maps; 24 pieces
  11. NEC poster “Help Restore the Klamath-Trinity River”; Artwork by C. Anderson

BOX 49

Oversize - Rolled

  1. Map – Roads system Humboldt County; Sheet 10 of 29; McKinleyville to Little River State Beach; 1978
  2. Poster – Holiday Sale
  3. Map – Draft Habitat Conservation Plan for California North Coastal Basin
  4. Poster/Calendar - “Adopt a Beach”; NEC; 1983
  5. Poster – Northcoast Water Institute; Sponsored by NEC; 1974; Artwork by Wesa
  6. Map – North Coast Hydrologic Basin Planning Area, North Coastal and Klamath River Basins; CA Regional Water Quality Control Board; 1986 Revision
  7. Map – Proposed Siskiyou Study Area; 277,000 Acres; Siskiyou Mountains Resources Council
  8. Map – Westhaven – Moonstone CDP; 9912-40; 1979
  9. Map – Westhaven; dots and dashes in different colors but no key explaining the means
  10. Aerial Photo – Westhaven and surrounding area; WAC-84C,24-19; 5-6-84
  11. Map – Westhaven; West Haven plat map; 4 sheets; 1916
  12. Map – Crannell, Calif; USGS topo; 1975
  13. Map – Westhaven; Prepared for Kay Shultz
  14. Map – Cascade – Siskiyou National Monument; BLM; 2000?

BOX 50

Oversize - Rolled

  1. Poster – The Vote Was . . . Strike!; HSU; Anti-War 1970
  2. Poster – Stand For McCarthy; Choice of the People; Sacramento 1968?
  3. Poster – March for McCarthy; San Francisco; 1968?
  4. Poster – “Phil Ochs in Benefit Concert for Youth for McCarthy; 1968
  5. Poster – “Peace”; Late 1960s - early 1970s
  6. Poster –“McCarthy Presidential Candidate”; 1968
  7. Poster – “Are You a Humboldt Honey Company”; 1983
  8. Poster/Calendar – Bug Press; Art by Latrice; 1986
  9. Poster – Freshwater Farms; “The View from our window”; “Freshwater Valley Meets El Nino”; Gary Todoroff; photographer; 2000
  10. Poster –“Vote Yes on A”; Proposed Herbicide Ordinance; Art by Wesa; early 1980s
  11. Poster – King Range National Conservation Area; 25th Anniversary; Art by John Wesa; 1995
  12. Poster/Calendar – Bug Press; Art by William Thonson; 1993
  13. Poster/Calendar – Bug Press; Art by Mike Guerriero; “Little Larabee”; 1985
  14. Poster/Calendar – Bug Press; Art by Stock Schlueter; 1986

BOX 51

Whole Newspapers

  • Arcata Union
    • 1937 about 12 issues
    • 1938 four issues
    • 1941 four issues
    • 1943 about 25 issues
    • 1944 about 15 issues
    • 1950 six issues
    • 1963 one issue
    • 1972 one issue
  • Blue Lake Advocate
    • 1959 many issues
    • 1960s: 1960 many issues, 1962 one issue, 1963 many issues
  • Ferndale Enterprise
    • 1929 one issue
    • 1931 several issues
    • 1940s: several issues 1945, 1946
    • 1950 five issues
    • 1963 one issue
    • 1972 one issue

BOX 52

Whole Newspapers

  • Humboldt Standard
    • 1930s: 1932, 1934 some issues; 1936 many issues
    • 1940s: 1941 many issues; 1947
    • 1959 one issue
  • Humboldt Times
    • 1921 many issues
    • 1931 one issue
    • 1944 several issues
    • 1954 three issues
    • 1960 one partial issue
  • Times Standard
    • 1960s: 1968 two partial issues; 1969
    • 1970s: 1972 several partial issues; 1974

BOX 53

Michele Marta Donation - 2012

  1. Correspondence from Marta re: Donation
  2. McKay's 1998 Resume
  3. Photographs of McKay 1940s-2000s
  4. Photographs - including those taken by McKay July 29, 2006
  5. Two McKay holiday messages
  6. McKay health - 2006; diagnostic image
  7. NEC press release re: McKay's death
  8. McKay Memorial documents
  9. Michele Marta's speech at McKay Memorial
  10. California State Senate certificate honoring McKay
  11. California Assembly Journal, 8/7/2006; noting adjournment in McKay's memory and Berg's condolences
  12. Humboldt County Resolution honoring McKay
  13. Condolence cards sent to Marta
  14. Newspaper accounts of McKay's death and memorial service
  15. Articles about McKay - pre 2006
  16. McKay's 2000 introduction of Julia "Butterfly" Hill and tribute to others
  17. NEC related items, including Floral Tribute to Michele in ca. 1980
  18. Sentimental mementos; McKay and Marta
  19. Birdwatching records for McKay and Marta