Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Guide to the Samuel and Alice L. Armor Papers
MS-R012  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (110.18 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
 
 
Table of contents What's This?

Collection Contents

 

Series 1.  Correspondence, 1898-1938.

Physical Description: 0.2 linear ft.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains letters, cards, and membership information sent to Samuel and Alice Armor and includes correspondence from Rev. M.L. Pearson of the First Presbyterian Church of Orange and his second wife Lola to the Armors and two photographs of natives of the Dutch East Indies taken by the Pearsons on one of their cruises. Also included are a 1917 letter from California Governor William D. Stephens and correspondence regarding Alice Armor's affairs following the death of her husband. Incoming correspondence in this series is arranged topically, followed by other correspondence.
Box : Folder 1 : 1-6

Incoming correspondence to Samuel and Alice Armor

Box : Folder 1 : 1

Christmas cards, 1938 and undated

Box : Folder 1 : 2-3

General

Box : Folder 1 : 2

1898-1926

Box : Folder 1 : 3

1928-1938

Box : Folder 1 : 4

Knox College alumni, 1922-1924

Box : Folder 1 : 5

Memberships, 1908-1926

Box : Folder 1 : 6

Pearson, M.L. and Lola, 1926-1928

Box : Folder 1 : 7

Correspondence regarding Alice Armor, 1938

 

Series 2.  Orange County materials, 1876-1934.

Physical Description: 0.2 linear ft.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series contains miscellaneous materials pertaining to Orange County history. Materials in this series are arranged topically.
Box : Folder 1 : 8

Armor biographical information, undated

Folder XOS

Election ballot sample, Republican Party, 11th Congressional, 39th Senatorial and 76th Assembly District, 1926

Box : Folder 1 : 9-10

First Presbyterian Church of Orange

Box : Folder 1 : 9

Program for reception honoring Rev. M.L. Pearson, 1934

Box : Folder 1 : 10

Typescript history by Samuel and Alice Armor, 1924

Box : Folder 1 : 11

Hewes Park (Orange, CA) postcards, undated.

Physical Description: 10 items.
Box : Folder 1 : 22

Orange County Public School student journal, 1876-1878

Folder XOS

Plat map in manuscript, illustrating blocks between 4th Street in Santa Ana and LaVeta Avenue in Orange, and between the Santa Fe Railroad and Grand Avenue, ca. 1900

Folder XOS

Santa Ana Valley Irrigation Company, annual report, 1928

Box : Folder 1 : 12

Water and politics, miscellaneous writings by Samuel Armor, undated

Box : Folder 1 : 13

Weather reports kept by Alice Armor, 1933

 

Series 3.  Topical materials, 1899-1927.

Physical Description: 0.2 linear ft.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series includes miscellaneous materials not associated with Orange County, California. Materials are arranged topically.
Box : Folder 1 : 14

Allied War Exposition postcards, undated.

Physical Description: 12 items.
Box : Folder 1 : 15

"Best Practicable Plan by Which the United States may Cooperate With Other Nations to Achieve and Preserve the Peace of the World" by Samuel Armor, typescript and holograph summary, undated

Box : Folder 1 : 16

Bishop, California postcards, undated.

Physical Description: 13 items.
Box : Folder 1 : 17

Church-related materials

Box : Folder 1 : 17

A History of the Congregation Church and Society of Claridon, Ohio, 1899.

Note

Alice Armor's father served as pastor of this church.
Box : Folder 1 : 17

Calvary Presbyterian Church of San Diego, dedication service program, 1920

Box : Folder 1 : 17

Poems by Rev. Horace Taylor (Anacortes, WA), typescripts, 1927 and undated

Box : Folder 1 : 18

Ohio postcards, undated.

Physical Description: 4 items.
Folder XOS

Temperance newspaper, Southern California White Ribbon (Covina, CA), 1922 July

 

Series 4.  Photographs, undated.

Physical Description: 0.1 linear ft.

Series Scope and Content Summary

This series includes photographs of the Armor family, their friends, and a group of unidentified photographs.
Box : Folder 1 : 19

Armor family, ca. 1890 and undated.

Physical Description: 5 items.
Box : Folder 1 : 20

Armor friends, 1894-1906 and undated

Physical Description: 7 items.
Box : Folder 1 : 21

Unidentified people, undated.

Physical Description: 6 items.