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Cyril Eugene Smith papers, ca.1868-1971.
BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.1; BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.2; BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.3; BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.4; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Cyril Eugene Smith papers, ca.1868-1971

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Cyril Eugene, 1900-, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Elmer Eugene.

Abstract:

Chiefly materials documenting Cyril Eugene Smith's education and teaching career, along with a few family papers. The bulk of the collection consists of daily journals for the years 1920 to 1968, which include accounts of his years as a student at the University of California, Berkeley. Also includes lecture notes, exams, and reading lists for the history classes Smith taught, as well as research notes and manuscript drafts for his dissertation. Family papers contain correspondence and other materials relating to E.E. (Elmer Eugene) Smith, Patrick and Addie Carroll, Mary and A.B. Ryan, and A.B. Lafferty, including certificates and other documents. Of particular interest are deeds and miscellaneous papers relating to family interests in Hetch Hetchy and property in Merced, Calif.

Date:

1868 (issued)

Subject:

University of California, Berkeley -- Students -- Personal narratives
Historians -- United States
Hetch Hetchy Valley (Calif.)
Merced (Calif.)

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Professor of History at Marquette University. Native of Merced, Calif. Graduate (B.A. & Ph D. in History) of the University of California, Berkeley.
Container list available in the library.

Type:

Diaries.
Academic dissertations.
Lecture notes.
Family papers.
Deeds.

Physical Description:

print
5 cartons, 3 oversize folders (6.4 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.1
BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.2
BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.3
BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.4
BANC MSS 89/186 c carton.5
BANC MSS 89/186 c
BANC MSS 89/186 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.