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Personal Papers

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

Donna Barr Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0072
Scope and Contents Materials in the Donna Barr Papers document the professional career and creative process of Donna Barr. The collection includes a variety of document types including correspondence, original artwork, and research materials. A large part of the papers consist of versions of her illustrations, manuscripts, and personal documents. The papers have been divided into ten series: Correspondence, Administrative Files, ...
Dates: 1963-2014

Jim Bates Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0015
Scope and Contents The Jim Bates Papers contains files from several of the committees and subcommittees Bates served on, as well as from some of his more well-known bills: specifically the subcommittee on Procurement and Printing, and the subjects of Navy procurement fraud, the Rural Electrification Administration's loan program, and emergency care for trauma victims.  The collection contains information on bills which Bates supported, and gives quarterly histories of his...
Dates: 1981-1990

George Batty Diary

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0405
Scope and Contents In 1854, George Batty wrote this journal as a long anecdotal letter to his friends, describing his sea voyage from Liverpool to Montreal on the ships "Cleopatra" and "New Era." Battyʼs vivid daily account spans more than two weeks in August and September, with accompanying observations about city living in Montreal added in December at the end of the diary. Batty describes conditions of the ship and the weather, his fellow passengers, various events aboard the ship (such as a fire, drunken...
Dates: 1854-1854

Ralph Berman and Roberta Wagner Berman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0427
Scope and Contents The contents of the collection consist of  newsletters, photographs, scrapbooks, and membership rosters related to the B'nai B'rith Lasker-Breitbard Lodge. Photographs of  various medals, pins, a gavel, and a presentation Bible given by Solomon Rosenberg are present, and are also available in digital format. There is one book, 90 Weinberger Years.The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2001 by...
Dates: 1958-1987

Dorothy Bernard B'nai B'rith Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0448
Scope and Contents

Dorothy Bernard's scrapbook contents include photographs, newspaper clippings, newsletters and invitations, among other things. Materials are from the Bay City chapter of B'nai B'rith Women.

The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2003 by Dorothy Bernard (JHSSD #2009.01.) It was transferred to the Library and Information Access May 5, 2010.

Dates: 1993-2009; Majority of material found in 1993-1995

H. A. Betaque Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0475
Scope and Contents The H.A. Betaque Papers document Betaque's career as a resident representative for the United State Shipping Board Emergency Fleet Corporation between 1918 and 1922, with particular emphasis the construction of the SS San Pasqual and the SS Cuyamaca in San Diego, California. Highlights include panoramic photographs of the San Diego Harbor and ship yard, as well as construction photographs of...
Dates: 1918-1922; Majority of material found in 1918-1920

Marybelle S. Bigelow Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0298
Scope and Contents The Marybelle S. Bigelow Collection dates from 1953 to 2001.  The collection is arranged in two series, personal and professional. In addition, there is an oversized section, which contains materials from both series.  The collection includes correspondence, drafts and manuscripts, photographs, diaries, slides and other papers related to Bigelow's personal life and career as an art professor.The Personal series (1953-2001)...
Dates: 1953-2001

Samuel Thorburn Black Memorial Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0324
Scope and Contents

The Samuel Thorburn Black Memorial Collection documents both Black and his presidency, and includes correspondence, financial records, annual reports, Pauline Black's diaries, and a scrapbook of the trip Mr. Black and his daughter took around the world.

Dates: 1877-1922

Peter Bohmer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0334
Scope and Contents The Peter Bohmer Collection dates from 1964-1979 with some undated materials. The collection documents Bohmer's personal and professional life, including legal issues during his time as an assistant economics professor at San Diego State University as well as his arrest and conviction for staging a protest against the Santa Fe Railroad Company in 1972. The collection includes memos on planning for campus disruptions; Associated Student Council meeting...
Dates: 1964-1979

Robert M. Briggs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0453
Scope and Contents The Robert M. Briggs Papers (1943-2004) document Brigg's military duty during the Second World War and his paintings and personal writings. Highlights include Briggs' scrapbook of photographs, newspaper clippings, sketches, and watercolors of fellow servicemen, local Okinawans, landscapes, and battleships during World War II.  Briggs drew many of the sketches rapidly while under enemy fire and painted them in later.  Filed alphabetically, the collection...
Dates: 1943-2004; Majority of material found in 1943-1945