Alfred M. North diaries

Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
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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

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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.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Item 1

1917

Box 1, Item 2

1918

Box 1, Item 3

1919

Box 1, Item 4

1920

Box 1, Item 5

1921

Box 1, Item 6

1922

Box 1, Item 7

1923

Box 1, Item 8

1924

Box 1, Item 9

1925

Box 1, Item 10

1926

Box 1, Item 11

1927

Box 1, Item 12

1928

Box 1, Item 13

1929

Box 1, Item 14

1930

Box 1, Item 15

1931

Box 2, Item 1

1932

Box 2, Item 2

1933

Box 2, Item 3

1934

Box 2, Item 4

1935

Box 2, Item 5

1936