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Register of the Wood (Richard Coke) American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of California Papers, 1970-1976
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Description
The collection consists of correspondence, notes, proposals by California counties for Bicentennial events and other Bicentennial project ideas of a more general nature.
Background
In 1970 Gov. Ronald Reagan appointed Richard Coke Wood, professor of California History at the University of the Pacific, Stockton, Calif., to the American Revolution Bicentennial Commission of California. At that time Wood was chairman of the California State Historic Landmarks Commission. He served on the ARBCC through 1976.
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Collection is open for research.