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California, Southern

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Wilmer Amina Carter papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-005
Abstract

This collection documents the personal and professional life of Wilmer Amina Carter, former Assembly member representing the 62nd District in the California Assembly and retired Board member of the Rialto Unified School District. The collection primarily consists of vertical files (e.g., press clippings, computer printouts, fliers, newsletters, documents, and photographs) created and maintained by Carter documenting her life and involvement in the Inland Empire’s Black community.

Dates: circa 1980-2012, undated

Charles Clayton Howe photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SC-003
Collection Scope and Content Summary The collection contains 1,610 black-and-white negatives, mostly 4x5-inch, taken in California and Mexico by Charley Clayton Howe between 1947 and 1972. Howe had joined the Archaeological Survey Association of Southern California, Inc. in 1948 and, in 1975, donated the negatives to the ASA. The Association envisioned the negatives as the initial collection of an archive of photographs on California archaeology that would be open for reference by scholars (“Photographic Archives Established,”...
Dates: 1947-1972

Latino Baseball History Project collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-010
Abstract

This collection contains photographs, memorabilia, ephemera, and other materials documenting the history of Latino baseball and softball with an emphasis on Mexican American baseball in Southern California and throughout the United States.

Dates: circa 1930-2016

National Orange Show collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-013
Abstract This collection contains documents, memorabilia, newspaper clippings and other material pertaining to the National Orange Show held annually in San Bernardino, CA. Includes newspaper clippings about the National Orange Show from the San Bernardino Sun and other local newspapers, photographs featuring event attendees and spaces from Lyman S. Rich, Jr. (the former assistant manager of the National Orange Show), and pinback buttons, prize ribbons, and other souvenirs distributed at the...
Dates: 1908-2009, undated; Majority of material found in 1960-1990

South Colton Oral History Project collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-011
Abstract This collection contains video recordings, publications, vertical files, and other materials pertaining to the South Colton Oral History Project that documents life in South Colton, a 1.3 square-mile ethnically segregated Mexican American community within the city limits of Colton, California. Includes oral history interviews with life-long residents and prominent members of the South Colton community as well as related research materials on the history of Colton, California and surrounding...
Dates: 1939-2020, undated; Majority of material found in 2013-2017, undated