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Object ID 2006-40-01
Object Name Correspondence
Collection Kelley Archives
Title Mendcino Headlands Park Committee
Scope & Content A collection of letters, mostly addressed to Emmy Lou Packard, documenting the efforts to create the Mendocino Headlands State Park. Included is the first draft statement for the Mendocino Art Center declaring the intention of creating a park.
The park began operation in 1974 and the Big River Unit was added in 2002.
Extent of Description One notebook, 31 pages; various letters
Date 1969
Credit line Coutesy of Emmy Lou Packard
Caption Mendocino
People Packard, Emmy Lou, 1914 - 1998
Benioff, Mildred Lent, 1920 - 2013
Related Publications Mendocino Historical Review Newsletter, No. 17 Winter 1984
Mendocino Beacon, June 24, 1993
Subjects Parks
Search Terms Mendocino Headlands State Park
Mendocino Headlands
Mendocino Headlands Park Committee
Boise Cascade Corporation