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Harry L. and Norma L. McCumber Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0158
Scope and Contents

This collection documents the origins of San Diego County place names. Norma L. McCumber (nee Hawkins) began collecting the information as a hobby in 1946. She addressed her inquiries to local chambers of commerce and post offices. The collection includes several responses, as well as Mrs. McCumber's notes on the subject.

Also included are two letters addressed to Harry L. McCumber, past president of the Conference of California Historical Societies.

Dates: 1946 - 1979

Fielding M. McGehee III Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0525
Scope and Contents The Fielding M. McGehee III Papers (1967-1999) consist primarily of correspondence between McGehee and his parents, Fielding McGehee, Jr. and Helen McGehee, and also include some correspondence to and from other family members. Many letters include discussion about draft resistance efforts as well as Peoples Temple and the agricultural settlement at Jonestown, Guyana. Some writings related to the draft are also...
Dates: 1967-1999; Majority of material found in 1967-1980

Mediterranean Garden Project Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0373
Scope and Contents

San Diego State University's Mediterranean Garden Project Collection chronicles the development and implementation of a campus garden showcasing plants of the Mediterranean climate. There are five Mediterranean climate zones around the world, and all five zones are represented in the garden. The collection includes the initial grant proposal, meeting notes, history of the project, web page presentation, photographs, slides, and compact discs.

Dates: 1993-1999

H. L. Mencken Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0001
Scope and Contents

This small collection of pamphlets, reprints, and correspondence is part of the larger collection of one hundred individually cataloged monographs and serials by and about H. L. Mencken, which is also housed in Special Collections. These small items consist of promotional materials, special event publications, letters, and one sound recording.

Dates: 1914-1968

Metropolitan Wastewater Reclamation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0161
Scope and Contents The Metropolitan Wastewater Reclamation Collection consists of paper records dating from 1952 to 1963 that document citizens' efforts in behalf of wastewater reclamation during the early development of San Diego's metropolitan sewer system, and controversy over various aspects of the city's sewerage plans. Materials include correspondence, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, official reports, and engineering studies. The bulk of the documents come from...
Dates: 1952 - 1963

Military Order of the World Wars, San Diego Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0164
Scope and Contents The collection documents the numerous activities and achievements of the La Jolla-San Diego Chapter, the San Diego Chapter, and the Ladies of the Ribbon.  It includes administrative records, meeting minutes, activity and project records, photographs, publications, awards, handbooks, and other materials documenting the San Diego Chapter of the Military Order of the World Wars' history.  The collection includes seven series: Administration, Minutes and...
Dates: 1949-2002

Miscellaneous Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0452
Scope and Contents

Each folder in this open collection contains single manuscript items, or a small collection of manuscript items. Most of the items are letters, though postcards, transcriptions, and other manuscript materials are present.

Folders are filed alphabetically by the primary name identified with the manuscript or title.

Box 3, Folder 32 is comprised of unknown materials that do not have an associated primary name or title.

Dates: 1800-1987

Mona Mitchell Theater Program Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0166
Scope and Contents The Mona Mitchell Theater Program Collection dates from 1925 – 1991, and documents theatrical productions especially in New York City throughout those years, particularly the 1930s. Alphabetized by production title, the collection consists mainly of theater programs, but also includes newspaper clippings relevant to a particular production.  Any clippings relevant to a particular show are filed with that production's program. The collection includes programs...
Dates: 1925-1991; Majority of material found in 1925-1950

Ann Elizabeth Moore Papers

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Identifier: MS-0526
Scope and Contents The Ann Elizabeth Moore Papers (1954-1978) consist of correspondence, schoolwork, photographs, artwork and memorabilia. All materials are organized alphabetically by document type, with correspondence further organized chronologically within its folders. The largest amount of material is correspondence, and within that category most letters are written to Ann from her friends. The earliest letters date from when Ann was only eight years old, and most...
Dates: 1956-1978

Barbara C. Moore Correspondence

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Identifier: MS-0539
Scope and Contents The Barbara C. Moore Correspondence (1968-1999) collection contains correspondence from Barbara Moore to her daughter Rebecca Moore beginning when Rebecca ("Becky") left home to attend college and continuing throughout the following three decades. The collection also contains letters from Barbara to Pat Clary (Rebecca’s first husband) while he was in the Vietnam War, as well as a few letters from John Moore (Rebecca’s father) to Rebecca, and...
Dates: 1968-1999

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Adams, John R., 1900-1994--Art collections 6
Jones, Jim, 1931-1978 5
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Old Globe Theatre (San Diego, Calif.) 4
San Diego State College 4
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San Diego State University--Employees 4
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San Diego State University. Library. Deptartment of Special Collections 4
Chicano Federation of San Diego County 3
Greek letter societies--California--San Diego--History--20th century--Sources 3
San Diego State College--Faculty--History--20th century--Sources 3
San Diego State University--Administration--History--20th century--Sources 3
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Adams Postcard Collection 2
Bohmer, Peter 2
Center for Regional History 2
Congregation Beth Israel (San Diego, Calif.) 2
Davies, Lowell, 1895-1983 2
Gaines, Gilbert, 1926-2010 2
Lasker Lodge 2
Lemon Grove Chamber of Commerce 2
Mexican American Women’s National Association 2
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan de U.C.S.B. 2
National Organization for Women. San Diego County Chapter--Archives 2
Noel, Craig 2
Post, Lauren Chester 2
San Diego Chamber of Commerce 2
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Society of Friends--California--San Diego--History--20th century--Sources 2
Sonka, Anthony F., 1885-1974--Archives 2
Tifereth Israel Synagogue (San Diego, Calif.) 2
United Farm Workers of America 2
United States. Marine Corps--History--20th century--Sources 2
Young Women's Christian Association--California--San Diego 2
Abbe Wolfsheimer-Stutz 1
Abele, Barbara 1
Abele, Barbara, d. 1998--Archives 1
Adams Autograph Album Collection 1
Adams Ephemera Collection (John and Jane Adams Ephemera Collection) 1
Adams Photograph Collection 1
Adams Recipe and Menu Collection 1
Adams Trade Card Collection 1
Adams, Jane Ford--Correspondence 1
Adams, John 1
Adams, John R., 1900-1994--Archives 1
Adams, John R., 1900-1994--Correspondence 1
Adat Ami Synagogue (San Diego, Calif.) 1
Advisory Board on Women 1
African American clergy--California--San Diego--Biography--Sources 1
Ahern, James Thomas 1
Alberti family--Archives 1
Alberti, Clark, 1841-1931--Archives 1
Alberti, Nellie Hilligros--Archives 1
Alf, Richard 1
Allen Dairy 1
Allen, John D 1
Allen, Seveno 1
Allen, Vera 1
Allen, William 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority 1
Alpha Pi Boulé 1
Alumni Association 1
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, San Diego Chapter 1
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists--History--Sources 1
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. San Diego Chapter--Archives 1
American National Red Cross--Biography--Sources 1
American Society for Aesthetics 1
American Society for Aesthetics--Archives 1
American Society for Aesthetics--History--Sources 1
American Society of Bookplate Collectors and Designers--Archives 1
American Society of Civil Engineers 1
American Society of Civil Engineers, San Diego Chapter 1
American Society of Civil Engineers. San Diego Section--Archives 1
Amphion Club 1
Amsden, Georgia C. 1
Amsden, Georgia C., 1883-1968--Archives 1
Amsden, Georgia C., 1883-1968--Travel--France 1
Anderson, Allan W. 1
Anti-Defamation League of San Diego 1
Armando M. Rodriguez 1
Arnaz family--Archives 1
Arnaz, Desi (Desiderio Alberto Arnaz de Archa III) 1
Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986--Archives 1
Asian American Student Alliance 1
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