Vita for Daniel E. Krieger

Professor of History
Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

662 Islay
San Luis Obispo
California 93401
Phones: (805)543-9611/(FAX and Data) 543-7122

History Department, Cal Poly (805)756-2543/2641
FAX: (805)756-5748

Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 1973
Doctor of Philosophy in History

Fields:
Additional Study
Newberry Fellow in State, Community and Family History, 1978-79, Newberry Library Chicago, Ill.

Grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities

Significant Publications

Author of TIMES PAST, Historical Features Column
San Luis Obispo County Telegram-Tribune,
a weekly column dealing with Central Coast History
which has run uninterrupted since January, 1984

The Louis Pascual Dallidet Diaries with Patrick and Eleanor Brown
(San Luis Obispo: San Luis Obispo County Historical Society, 1982)

Editor, Paul Squibb, Captain Portola in San Luis Obispo County,
(San Luis Obispo: Tabula Rasa Pres, 1984)

Looking Backward into the Middle Kingdom: A History of San Luis Obispo County
(Canoga Park: Windsor Publishing, 1988)

War Comes to the Middle Kingdom: Vol. I: 1939-42
(San Luis Obispo: Historical Society Press, November, 1991)


In Progress

War Comes to the Middle Kingdom: Vol. II: 1942-45
(San Luis Obispo: Historical Society Press, October,, 1999)

Clamor Publico in El Barrio de Tigre:
The San Luis Obispo Committee of Vigilance of 1858

Also forthcoming: Histories of San Luis Obispo and San Miguel Missions

Significant Achievments

Founder and Member of the Steering Committee and the Executive Committee of the Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies, 1973-75; 1984-85

Founding Member and Member of the Steering Committee and the Executive Committee of the California Committee for the Promotion of History (renamed California Commission for the Promotion of History)

Founding Member and Member of the Steering Committee and the Executive Committee of the Californians For Preservation Action

Seven term President, San Luis Obispo County Historical Society, 1978-81; 1992 - 1997

Chair, Museum Committee, County of San Luis Obispo, 1980-1990

Principal Consultant, City of San Luis Obispo Cultural Heritage Survey, 1982-87

Member, San Luis Obispo City Cultural Heritage Commission, 1987-1991; 1993-1997 (Chair, 1994-95)

Reviewer, State Based Grants, National Endowment for the Humanities, California Council for the Humanities, 1977-79

Manuscript Reviewer for California History and other historical literature, McGraw-Hill / Random House, Dushkin and Houghton Mifflin

Editor, La Vista: The Journal of Central Coast History, 1980-present--authored various article including feature length study of Japanese-American history on the Central Coast

Chair, University Academic Senate Research Committee, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, 1990-1996
The ASRC was responsible for funding all internal research granting and for the oversight of all research conducted at Cal Poly

Chair, University Academic Senate Grants and Awards Committee, Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, 1996-present

Consultant to Huell Howser Enterprises, Inc., producers of "California‚s Gold",
Public Television KCET, Los Angeles

Consultant, Ocean and Coastal Policy Center, Marine Science Institute,
University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106

Reviewer for U.S. Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Office‚s study of the Impacts of Petroleum in the Tri-Counties (Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura) 1996-7