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Black (Samuel Thorburn) Memorial Collection; Box 1, Virtual Folder 2: Correspondence

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms-0324_1.2


  • Digitized: 1899-1910

Summary Note

Assorted letters and memoranda created as a result of Black's work as President of the State Normal School of San Diego, California.  Communication between President Black and the school's faculty, the Board of Trustees, the Normal School's local bank, tradesmen, construction companies, other normal schools in California, as well as some students is included.  Topics discussed include graduation recommendations, overdrafting problems, bids for various construction projects performed on the Normal School's new building, requests for payment, budgets, salaries paid to faculty and staff, course offerings, and other topics related to school administration.

Rights Statement Note

Some of these materials are in the public domain. However, the nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Physical Description Note

125 pieces of correspondence, 2 loose envelopes

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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