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Finding Aid of the George H. Stewart scrapbooks

Finding aid prepared by Rebecca Hirsch, July 2010

Collection processing and creation of the finding aid was funded by the generous support of the National Historic Publications and Records Commission.

Summary Information

Repository
USC Libraries Special Collections
Creator
Stewart, George H., d. 1913
Title
George H. Stewart scrapbooks
Collection no.
0047
Date [inclusive]
1891-1911
Extent
2.79 Linear feet, 3 boxes
Language
English
Textual materials [Box]
1-3
Abstract
Collection consists of three scrapbooks created by George H. Stewart containing personal social mementos like tickets, souvenir menus, and acknowledgments and newspaper clippings on political topics.

Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], George H. Stewart scrapbooks, Collection no. 0047, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

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Biographical Note

George H. Stewart was a Los Angeles banker associated with the Bank of America and active with the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. He was the president of the Chamber of Commerce from 1908 to 1909.

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Scope and Content

Collection consists of three scrapbooks created by George H. Stewart containing personal social mementos like tickets, souvenir menus, and acknowledgments and newspaper clippings on political topics.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

USC Libraries Special Collections
July 2010
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu

Conditions Governing Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

The collection contains published materials; researchers are reminded of the copyright restrictions imposed by publishers on reusing their articles and parts of books. It is the responsibility of researchers to acquire permission from publishers when reusing such materials. The copyright to unpublished materials belongs to the heirs of the writers. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. -- Archives

Genre(s)

  • Scrapbooks

Geographic Name(s)

  • Los Angeles (Calif.)--History--Archival resources

Personal Name(s)

  • Stewart, George H., d. 1913 -- Archives

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Collection Inventory

 Scrapbook #1 1891-1910 

Scope and Content

Scrapbook contains personal social mementos like tickets, souvenir menus, and acknowledgments and newspaper clippings.

 Scrapbook #2 1896-1899 

Scope and Content

Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings of local and national political news.

 Scrapbook #3 1911 

Scope and Content

Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings about Los Angeles politics.

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