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North (Alfred M.) diaries
MS 085  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing History
  • Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alfred M. North diaries
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1936
    Collection Number: MS 085
    Creator: North, Alfred M.
    Extent: 2.92 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: This collection contains the diaries of Alfred M. North, a High School and Junior College teacher of the early 20th century from Riverside, California. The diaries consist of a short daily entry, focusing on North's school work, his daily life, his family, and his thoughts on current local and national issues.
    Languages: The collection is in English.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. Alfred M. North diaries (MS 085). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Processing History

    Processed by Jessica Geiser, 2017.

    Biographical Note

    Alfred Myron North was born in Kansas on June 9, 1873. After attending Pacific University in Oregon, he eventually settled in Riverside, California with his wife Marita and their three children. He worked as an ecomonics and history teacher at the Riverside Polytechnic High School and Riverside Junior College, which shared a school building and instructors. He passed away in 1936 after battling an illness.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    This collection contains the diaries of Alfred M. North, a High School and Junior College teacher of the early 20th century from Riverside, California. The diaries consist of a short daily entry, focusing on North's school work, his daily life, his family, and his thoughts on current local and national issues. Some diaries also include news clippings related to various diary entries, and the final diary in 1936 includes entries written by his wife Marita and daughter Mary when Alfred was ill.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged chronologically.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    College teaching.
    Education.
    High school teachers.
    Junior colleges.
    North, Alfred M.
    Riverside (Calif.).

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Diaries.