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Edmond O’Brien – Voorhis Viking Collection UA2012.1
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  • Biography of Edmond O'Brien
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  • Title: Edmond O’Brien – Voorhis Viking Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: UA2012.1
    Contributing Institution: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet 1 Container
    Date (inclusive): 1935-1984
    Shelf Location: California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, University Library, Special Collections, Room 4426, Shelf E – 3

    Biography of Edmond O'Brien

    Edmond O’Brien was one of four brothers who went to the Voorhis School for Boys. He was student at the Voorhis Junior High and graduated from the school in 1933.O’Brein enlisted in the United States Army in 1946. This collection was donated by his widow Muriel (sp?) O’Brien.

    Scope and Content

    Most of the materials pertain to O’Brien’s adolescence and young adult life. The collection contains year books and graduation diplomas and a picture of O’Brien in his army uniform. Also the collection contains materials relating to the Voorhis Vikings.
    For more information of the Voorhis Vikings see the Voorhis Viking Alumni Collection (UA 2011.1)

    Related Materials

    Voorhis Viking Alumni Collection (UA 2011.1)
    Oral History Interview with Ben and Earl O’Brien – Call # - Arch. LD729.6 P5 O27 2003

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Voorhis, Jerry, 1901-1984 -- History
    California State Polytechnic College, Kellogg-Voorhis -- History
    California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    Voorhis School for Boys