Guide to the John P. Peper Papers
MSS 2001/06

Summary Information

Repository
California State University, Sacramento Special Collections & University Archives
Title
John P. Peper papers
ID
MSS 2001/06
Date [inclusive]
1940-1965
Extent
6.75 Linear feet  (5 record cartons and 1 manuscript box)
Language
English
Language of Materials note
English.
Abstract
Collection consists of peace officer training curriculum, bicycle safety program, speeches, awards, publications, and research files.

Preferred Citation note

[Identification of item], John P. Peper papers, MSS 2001/06, Department of Special Collections and University Archives

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Biographical/Historical note

John P. Peper contributed towards the development of law enforcement training in the 20th Century. As Supervisor for the Bureau of Trade and Industrial Education, California Department of Education (1946-1967) he developed and taught a professional peace officer training course. He also developed a nationally acclaimed bicycle safety program as a patrolman with the Berkeley City Police Department from 1933 to 1946.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of no

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

California State University, Sacramento Special Collections & University Archives

The Library
2000 State University Drive East
Sacramento, CA, 95819-6039
916-278-6144
scua@csus.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright is protected by the copyright law, Chapter 17 of the U.S. Code. Requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce from collections must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives. Permission for publication is given on the behalf of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Library, California State University, Sacramento as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Custodial History note

John P. Peper assembled these papers over many years. The collection was later donated to CSUS Special Collections and University Archives by Inez Peper.

Accruals note

No additions are expected.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

The John P. Peper papers were given to the CSUS Special Collections and University Archives in 1997 by Inez Peper.

Processing Information note

Processed by Special Collections and University Archives staff.

Appraisal note

There is no current criteria for records retention.

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Peper, John P. (John Paul), 1906-

Subject(s)

  • Police

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Other Finding Aids note

There are no alternate forms of this collection.

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

There are no technical restraints to this collection.

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Collection Inventory

The Bicycle Problem - Peper, John P. - 1940 1940 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 1

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Bicycle Safety Program - Berkeley Police Department c.1940s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 2

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Bicycle Safety Program - Berkeley Police Department 1940-1947 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 3

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Bicycle Safety Program - Berkeley Police Department 1940-1941 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 4

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Berkeley's Drive For School Safety - Peper, John P. 1940 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 5

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Bicycle Safety Court - Berkeley Police Department c.1940s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 6

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School, Safety Education Program - Berkeley Police Department c.1940s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 7

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Peace Officer Training For Highway Patrol - Peper, John P. 1950 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 8

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Teacher Training - Peper, John P. undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 9

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Peper, John P. - Teacher Training, Unit I 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 10

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Peper, John P. - Teacher Training, Units II-V 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 11

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Peper, John P. - Teacher Training, Units VI-XI 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 12

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Peper, John P. - Police Supervision Chaps I-V, VII-VIII 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 13

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Peper, John P. - Conference Leading 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 14

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California Community Safety Organization Meeting - Training Materials - Peper, John P. 1941 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 15

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California State College Curriculum, Need to Survey - Peper, John P. 1950 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 16

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Report To State Assembly Interim - Committee on Judiciary Subcommittee on Police Administration - Peper, John P. 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 17

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Peace Office Training and Curriculum - Peper, John P. 1939-1956 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 18

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Biscailuz, Gene - Sheriff, Los Angeles County: Introduction Speech - Peper, John P. c.1950s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 19

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Peace Officer Training Speeches - Peper, John P. 1946-1960 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 20

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Peace Officer Training - Newsclippings and Photographs 1948-1953 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 21

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Officials and Dignitaries - California Peace Officers - Photographs 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 22

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Peper, John P. - Education and Training of 1943-1960 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 23

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Butte College Donation of Peper Library - Peper, Inez 1970 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 24

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Career Highlights - Peper, John P. 1946-1964 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 25

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Awards and Honors - Peper, John P. 1939-1955 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   1 26

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Vollmer, August - Mentor of Peper, John P. 1926-1951 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 1

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Police Officer Ideals - Vollmer, August 1932 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 2

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Police Organization and Administration - Vollmer, August 1937, 1949 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 3

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Police Organization and Administration - Vollmer, August - Peper, John P. - and Boolsen, Frank 1951 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 4

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Modus Operandi - Practical Applications - Los Angeles Police Department 1934 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 5

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Poisons - Symptoms and Treatment - Berkeley Police Department 1934 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 6

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Lectures in Psychiatry - Berkeley Police Department 1935-1936 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 7

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Fingerprinting - Berkeley Police Department c. 1934-1936 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 8

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Modus Operandi, Burglary, and Law of Evidence - California Technical Institute of Peace Officer Training 1939 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 9

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Crime: Speech At Fremont High School, Oakland, CA by Peper, John P. 1934 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 10

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Bicycle Safety Program, Berkeley 1940-1947 (Photocopies from mounted newsclippings) by Peper 1940-1947 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 11

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Peper, John P. Photographs (Used in exhibit) I 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 12

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Peper, John P. Photographs (Used in Exhibit) II 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 13

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Peper, John P. Photographs (Used in exhibit) III 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 14

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Peper, John P. Photographs (Used in exhibit) IV 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2 15

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First Class in Basic Police Training Part II - Peper, John P. 1949 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 1

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First Class in Basic Police Training Part II - Peper, John P. 1949 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 2

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Visual Aids for Training Materials undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 3

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Southern California Basic Training Scrapbook 1952 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 4

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Peace Officer Trainings, 1950's-1960's - Northern CA, (Photos) 1950s-1960s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 5

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Warden's Instruction Manual - Office of Civil Defense 1953 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 6

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Training Institute Course Outline 1953 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 7

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Peace Officer Training - Peace Officers' Annual Program Magazine 1947-1949 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 8

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Peace Officer Training - Publications - Peper, John P. 1946-1967 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 9

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One Thousand Police Questions and Answers 1937 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 10

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Manuel De Technique Policiere c.1930s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   3 11

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Lesson Plans - Peper, John P. 1948-1963 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 1

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Basics, Intermediate and Institute Levels - Lesson Plans - Peper, John P. undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 2

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Lesson Plans Blocks I-X - Peper, John P. undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 3

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Report Writing - Lesson Plan - Peper, John P. 1949-1959 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 4

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Beat Patrol and Observations - Lesson Plans - Peper, John P. 1961 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 5

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Intermediate Level Lesson Plans Units I-XXV - Peper, John P. undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 6

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Intermediate Level Lesson Plans - Units XXVI-LIX - Peper, John P. undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 7

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Panic Control and Prevention - Lesson Plans - Peper, John P. 1950 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 8

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Public Relations For Law Enforcement Officers - Lesson Plan - Peper, John P. 1961 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 9

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Peace Officer Training - Basics (photos) 1940s 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 10

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Polygraph Course Taken By John Peper - Keeler Polygraph Institute 1951 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 11

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Training Syllabus For Sergeant / Supervisor Parts I and II - Los Angeles Police Department 1960-1962 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 12

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Training Syllabus For Sergeant / Supervisor Part II - Los Angeles Police Department 1960-1962 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 13

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Manual, Standard Operating Procedures Chapters I-VII (Sec. 706.12) - Butte County Sheriff's Department 1965 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 14

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Manual, Standard Operating Procedures Chapters VII-IX (Sec. 706.13) - Butte County Sheriff's Department 1965 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 15

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Manual, Standard Operating Procedures Chapter X-Appendix - Butte County Sheriff's Department 1965 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 16

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Fifty-Eighth Annual Conference - International Association of Chiefs of Police 1951 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 17

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San Rafael Police Department Survey, Report of - Berkeley Police Department 1934 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 18

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Lindsay Police Department Survey, Report of - Peper, John P. c.1946-1947 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   4 19

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City Police Department Badges (Alhambra - Blythe) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 1

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City Police Department Badges (Brentwood - Concord) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 2

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City Police Department Badges (Coalinga - Escondido) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 3

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City Police Department Badges (Eureka - Huron) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 4

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City Police Department Badges (Imperial - Madera) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 5

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City Police Department Badges (Manhattan Beach - Oceanside) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 6

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City Police Department Badges (Ojai - Porterville) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 7

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City Police Department Badges (Red Bluff - San Luis Obispo) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 8

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City Police Department Badges (San Pablo - Sonora) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 9

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City Police Department Badges (South Gate - Yuba City) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 10

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County Sheriff's Department Badges (Colusa - Merced) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 11

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County Sheriff's Department Badges (Monterey - Siskiyou) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 12

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County Sheriff's Department Badges (Solano - Yuba) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 13

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Peper, John P. Miscellaneous (Peace Officers Institute Cartoons & Police Product News Article) 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   5 14

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Box

Various Magazines 

6

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