Finding Aid of the George H. Stewart scrapbooks 0047

Finding aid prepared by Rebecca Hirsch
Collection processing and creation of the finding aid was funded by the generous support of the National Historic Publications and Records Commission.
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USC Libraries Special Collections
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July 2010


Title: George H. Stewart scrapbooks
Collection number: 0047
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1-3
Physical Description: 2.79 Linear feet 3 boxes
Date (inclusive): 1891-1911
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.
creator: Stewart, George H.

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.

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.

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 The copyright to unpublished materials belongs to the heirs of the writers.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.

Preferred Citation

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

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce. -- Archives
Stewart, George H. -- Archives
Los Angeles (Calif.)--History--Archival resources
Scrapbooks

 

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.