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Personal Papers

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 147 Collections and/or Records:

Orrin Edgar Klapp Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0341
Scope and Contents The Orrin Edgar Klapp Papers documents the sociologist's career as a professor, naval officer, and professor at San Diego State College from 1949 to 1969. The collection is comprised of information pertaining to the history of the Hydrographic Office during WWII, correspondence to and from Klapp, newspaper clippings, and a handwritten manuscript of his work, A Materialist Metaphysics. Other highlights include manuscripts from...
Dates: 1942-1997

Edith Kotler B'nai B'rith Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0447
Scope and Contents

The Kotler scrapbook consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, newsletters, invitations, etc. Materials document the Bay City Chapter.

The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2003 by Edith Kotler (JHSSD #2003.04.). It was transferred to the Library and Information Access May 5, 2010.

Dates: 1943-1991

Jiddu Krishnamurti Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0009
Scope and Contents

The collection includes promotional material, photographs, correspondence, audiocassettes and albums, newspaper articles, and one video.

Dates: 1935-1975

Beatrice S. Levy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0152
Scope and Contents The collection encompasses a variety of document types related to the professional life of Beatrice Levy. There is active correspondence, most of which pertains to exhibition activities throughout her career. Newspaper clippings in the collection primarily document exhibition showings or awards from a variety of sources for Ms. Levy’s work. General ephemera include invitations, program and award announcements, and the like. Personal documents include several versions of her artist’s...
Dates: 1912-1968

Art Linkletter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0391
Scope and Contents The Linkletter Collection documents Linkletter's professional career as a radio and television personality, author, and public figure. The papers date from approximately 1940-2005, with the bulk of documents created in the 1960s and 1970s. The collection consists of subject files, scrapbooks, photographs, and memorabilia, and includes items in several differing media. The collection is divided into five series: Subject Files, ...
Dates: 1940-2005; Majority of material found in 1960-1979

Malcolm A. Love Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0327
Scope and Contents

The Malcolm A. Love Papers consist of addresses, programs, greetings and invitations from his inauguration, administrative files, as well as miscellaneous files which include correspondence, memoranda, clippings, and reports.  It consists of five series: General Administrative Materials, Correspondence, Speeches, Press Clippings, and Awards & Scrapbooks.

Dates: 1937-1971

Jan Lowenbach Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0003
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, manuscripts, books and photographs.

Dates: 1948-1973

Filomena R. Manor, USAF Retired, Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0157
Scope and Contents The Colonel Filomena R. Manor, USAF Retired, Papers consist of nine boxes. The collection’s content focuses in part on the evolution of the United States Air Force (USAF), Biomedical and Dietary Science Corp food and diet programs developed from 1947 through 1983, and the related activities of Filomena Manor, who as an active-duty air force officer from 1950 until 1983, played a chief role in USAF dietetics. Manor, who retired from the USAF in 1983, began her...
Dates: 1930-2003

Martin Family Papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 30650024381200]
Identifier: MS-0430
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence between members of the Martin family, including Jodie Martin, his sons Alvin and Winston Martin, and Alvin's wife Florence Bunk Martin.  Though Alvin and Florence lived mostly in Portland, Oregon during the time of the letters, the family is centered in Texas around Ft. Worth and Cleburne.Many letters mention the trials of living during the Great Depression; most family members are unable to find any sort of work and mention this fact...
Dates: 1933-1941

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