Alfred M. North diaries
Special Collections & University Archives
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University of California
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Title: Alfred M. North diaries
Date (inclusive): 1917-1936
Collection Number: MS 085
North, Alfred M.
2.92 Linear Feet
Rivera Library. Special Collections
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
Languages: The collection is in English.
The collection is open for research.
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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.
The collection is arranged chronologically.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library's online public access catalog.
High school teachers.
North, Alfred M.
Genres and Forms of Materials