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Inland Empire (Calif.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Wilmer Amina Carter papers

Identifier: SC-005

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

Collection of Citrus Labels

Identifier: SC-008

This collection contains approximately 300 citrus crate labels from the early 1900s through 1950s with an emphasis on growers in the Inland Empire region of Southern California including Redlands, Corona, Riverside, East Highland, and Rialto. Labels from other cities in Southern California such as Placentia, Oxnard, and Los Angeles are also represented in this collection.

Dates: circa 1900-1950

E Clampus Vitus Billy Holcomb Chapter collection

Identifier: SC-022

This collection contains announcements, fliers, publications, and other materials pertaining to the Billy Holcomb chapter of E Clampus Vitus, an organization dedicated to preserving and documenting the history of the American West with an emphasis on San Bernardino and Riverside counties. Materials primarily document the group's "Clampout" events and member research on the history of the Inland Empire's notable people, places, and events.

Dates: circa 1969-2019

Graciano Gomez papers

Identifier: SC-002
Collection Scope and Content Summary

For more than two decades, Graciano Gomez edited and published the Inland Empire Hispanic News, a newspaper focused on the Hispanic community of Southern California’s Inland Empire. This collection contains Gomez’s reference files from his time publishing the newspaper.

Dates: circa 1987-2009

Clabe Hangan sound recordings

Identifier: SC-007

This collection contains reel-to-reel sound recordings of folk music performed by Clabe Hangan and others at local venues throughout the Inland Empire including the Redlands Bowl in Redlands, CA and Penny University, a coffee house in San Bernardino, CA during the 1960s-1970s.

Dates: circa 1960-1970

League of Women Voters of the San Bernardino Area records

Identifier: SC-014

This collection contains meeting minutes, newsletters, reports, and other materials from the League of Women Voters of the San Bernardino Area.

Dates: circa 1963-2004

National Orange Show 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

Arthur E. Nelson papers

Identifier: UA-006

This collection contains memorandums, correspondence, bulletins, minutes, administrative records, and other materials pertaining to California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) from the mid 1960s through the early 2000s. Materials were collected by Arthur E. Nelson, the first College Librarian at CSUSB, and provide a snapshot into the early history of the university.

Dates: 1959-2003, undated; Majority of material found in 1964-1984

California State University, San Bernardino Palm Desert Campus records

Identifier: UA-007

This collection contains documents, correspondence, publications, press clippings, and other material pertaining to the establishment and growth of the Palm Desert Campus.

Dates: circa 1988-2016

Nancy E. Smith papers

Identifier: SC-006

This collection includes correspondence, documents, newspaper clippings, and other materials pertaining to the professional life of Nancy E. Smith, the first female Chair of the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors, member of the Public Land Law Review Commission, and a major figure in San Bernardino County politics during the 1960s-1970s.

Dates: 1934-1979, undated; Majority of material found in 1955-1975