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Register of the Warren H. Atherton Papers, 1891-1976
MSS 165  
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Box 1: Papers

 

1.1: Biography

 

1.2: Death

 

1.3-5: 80th Birthday testimonials December 28, 1971

 

1.6-8: Jedediah Smith Society

 

1.9: Financial Correspondence and Records

 

1.10: Speeches, Messages, Articles (Misc), Programs

 

1.11: Invitations, Souvenirs: World Wars One and Two

 

1.12: The Mechanization of Agriculture and the Grain Trade in the Great Central Valley of California by Reynold M. Wik, 1974

 

1.13: Plans for Atherton Island, April 1950

 

1.14: 1966 Attempt at Novel

 

1.15: Stockton Opera Association, 1969-1976

 

1.16: Michael Warren Atherton

 

1.17: Marietta Atherton Correspondence

 

1.18: Atherton Family

 

1.19: Marietta Atherton

 

1.20: Holt Family

 

1.21: Places named for Atherton

 

1.22: Haggin Museum

 

1.23: San Joaquin First Federal Savings and Loan, 1971-1973

 

1.24: Atherton Honorary Doctorate of Laws from University of the Pacific, May 26, 1972

 

1.25: University of the Pacific

 

1.26-32: Clippings c.1930-c.1985

 

Box 2: Papers

 

2.1: Correspondence with American Legion

 

2.2: 1973-4 American Legion Convention and Resolutions

 

2.3: Publications “The Legion News” Sept. 15, 1925

 

2.4-8: American Legion Magazines and Publications

 

2.9: Stockton Legionnaire 1955

 

2.10: 1940: Selective Service and Training Bill

 

2.11: Personal Correspondence concerning G.I. Bill

 

2.12: G.I. Bill: Misc Reports, Minutes, and Addresses

 

2:13: 1967: G.I. Bill Committee Reunion (American Legion Convention)

 

2:14: G.I. Bill Misc.

 

2.15: Politics – general

 

2.16: Prison and Parole Papers

 

2.17: Guest list and letters – dinner from General Adler 1955

 

2.18: Senate Campaign Scrapbook 1958

 

2.19: Various books, reports, and government publications

 

2.20: Objects: medals, campaign bottle caps (Atherton and Bob Monagan), Lyndon Johnson pen used to sign American Legion act, 1966

 

Box 3: Photographs

 

3.1: Military: World War I

 

3.2: Military: World War II

 

3.3-4: American Legion

 

3.5: Atherton with others (includes photos with General Henry “Hap” Arnold, Stanley McCaffery, Coke Wood, Richard Nixon, Lyndon Johnson, Franklin Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower, and Sam Rayburn)

 

3.6: Portraits

 

3.7: Marietta Atherton

 

3.8-11: Family photographs

 

3.12: Homes

 

3.13-14: Trips

 

3.15: Photo Album: Atherton’s Spring 1944 Pacific Island trip as commander of American Legion

 

3.16: Photo Album: 1944 Capture of Admiralty Islands booklet presented to Atherton

 

3.17: Photo Album: Alameda to Pearl Harbor aboard U.S.S. Princeton, 1952

 

3.18: Photo Album: American Center Exchange Brisbane, Australia, c.1945

 

3.19: Photo Album: Japan Trip 1958

 

3.20: Photo Album: c.1944

 

3.21: Photo Album: College of the Pacific Death Valley Trip, 1943

 

Box 4: Trips

 

4.1: Misc Trips 1944-45

 

4.2: 1953 Trip to Europe

 

4.3-4: 1960-1 Trip around the World

 

4.5: 1963 Trip to Hawaii

 

4.6: 1974 Trip to Russia

 

4.7: Other Trips – Itineraries, Accounts, Passports

 

Box 5: Oversized materials

 

5.1: Photo Album: The American Red Cross in the Southwest Pacific 1944

 

5.2: Photo Album: Brazil, 1944

 

5.3: Photo Album: Europe and Panama, c.1944-c.1962

 

5.4: Photo Album (Loose): c.1944

 

5.5: Awards, Citations, Certificates, 1951 drawing of residence

 

Scrapbook 1: American Legion, September-December 1943

 

Scrapbook 2: American Legion, December 1943-January 1944

 

Scrapbook 3: American Legion, January-September 1944

 

Scrapbook 4: American Legion, 1932-1934

 

Scrapbook 5: American Legion, 1930s-1940s

 

Scrapbook 6: American Legion, 1943-1944

 

Scrapbook 7: California Prisons Terms, and Paroles 1935 (includes account of Atherton being taken hostage while at San Quentin)