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Personal Papers

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

George Powell Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0193
Scope and Contents

The collection includes technical publications, surveys of Tuberculosis Control Measures in Thailand, private correspondence, memorandums of committed or attempted suicides at Charlestone AFB, etc.

Dates: 1957-1969

Effie May Power Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0374
Scope and Contents The Effie May Power Collection documents Power's time in nursing school at San Diego County Hospital, and her time working as a nurse at Mercy Hospital in Prescott, Arizona. Highlights include correspondence in which Power refers to construction and rennovations taking place at San Diego County Hospital, and working with Dr. Charlotte Baker, San Diego's first female doctor, as well as course notes and the red cross armband Power made for herself. The...
Dates: 1909-1927

Dr. Helen L. Prouty Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0196
Scope and Contents The Helen Prouty Papers document Prouty’s professional career as a professor of educational psychology at San Diego State University with focus on both her professional career and private practice. The documents date from approximately 1927 to 2004 with the bulk of the material from 1950 to 1989. The collection consists of correspondence, lecture materials, private research materials, and documents about the organizations she was affiliated with during her...
Dates: 1926-2004; Majority of material found in 1950-1989

Rancho San Luis Rey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0024
Scope and Contents

The collection documents Cooper's early life horse breeding and racing, ranching, commerce, land development, and politics. Because of the breadth of the collection, it has been organized alphabetically by subject, person, or correspondent with inclusive dates listed. Users should be aware that many files refer to other files and that careful cross-referencing may be required. The collection includes correspondence, memoranda, financial records, breeding lists, photographs, and publicity.

Dates: 1917-1948

Al Richards Travel Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0199
Scope and Contents

The collection includes biographical information, manuscripts of travel memoirs, photographs, negatives, slides, maps, journal entries, and notes.

Dates: 1953-1961

Kramer J. Rohfleisch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0274
Scope and Contents This collection consists of research materials used by Kramer Rohfleisch in his work on the history of the Army Air Forces in World War II. The collection includes articles, pamphlets, clippings, training and field handbooks and manuals, ephemera,  miscellaneous materials, and declassified commanders' reports, memos, and letters.  Also included are Rohfleisch's personal training notes and curriculum from the Army Officer Candidate School.The largest part of the collection...
Dates: 1935-1945

Asa Sackman Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0404
Scope and Contents This collection consists of seven manuscript diaries, written while Asa Sackman was serving in the 44th Regiment, Company G, of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry. The diaries date from October 1861, his first month of service, to August 1862. Sackman writes almost daily about the company's movements and actions, the weather, and camp conditions, and occasionally describes encounters with Confederate troops. The manuscript notes on the diary covers list several camps in West Virginia, including...
Dates: 1861-1862

San Diego Vertical File

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0227
Scope and Contents

The San Diego Vertical File contains a variety of materials documenting or relevant to San Diego's local history. It has been compiled by department staff over several decades.

Dates: 1820-2006

Rita Sanchez Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0456
Scope and Contents The Rita Sanchez Papers (1972-2013) document Sanchez's work while teaching at Mesa Community College and her influence on the Chicano Studies Department there, as well as work done in the San Diego community. The majority of the material dates from 1990-2000 and focuses on student activities and campus events. The collection is divided into two series: Professional Papers and Photographs. Filed alphabetically, the...
Dates: 1972-2013

Allan Shields Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0340
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, professional commentary, and various writings both published and unpublished.

Dates: 1935-2000