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Guide to the Ida Nasatir Papers
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  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Ida Nasatir Papers
    Dates: 1897-1995
    Bulk Dates: 1940-1995
    Identification: MS-0466
    Creator: Nasatir, Ida, 1910-2005
    Physical Description: 1.25 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Biographical Information:

    Ida Nasatir was born in Denver, Colorado in 1910.  She attended UC Berkeley, where she majored in English.  She met her husband, Abraham Nasatir, while at Berkeley.  They married in 1929, and came to San Diego when Abraham accepted a teaching position on the faculty at San Diego State College.
    Ida Nasatir was an English teacher, specializing in working with emotionally handicapped children at San Diego High School.  She also taught adult education programs.  She was very active in the Jewish community, where she was well known as a teacher, book reviewer, and writer. She chronicled community members by writing their obituaries.
    Nasatir traveled widely in Europe and South America with her husband throughout his career.  She wrote about their travels in detailed correspondence and articles.  She passed away in 2005.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Artifacts
    Personal Papers
    Photographs
    Publications

    Administrative Information

    Custodial History:

    The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2005 by the estate of Ida Nasatir (JHSSD #2005.03.) It was transferred to the Library and Information Access December 21, 2010.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Ida Nasatir Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of press clippings, book reviews, correspondence, obituaries, and a yellow star that reads "Juif" worn by a French holocaust survivor and given to Nasatir during a visit to Paris.
    The materials in this collection were donated to the Jewish Historical Society of San Diego in 2005 by the estate of Ida Nasatir (JHSSD #2005.03.) It was transferred to the Library and Information Access December 21, 2010.