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Captain P. Markham Kerridge Angling Collection
SC.05  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Captain P. Markham Kerridge Angling Collection
    Dates: 19th - 20th century
    Collection Number: SC.05
    Creator/Collector: Kerridge, Philip Markham
    Extent: 3773 volumes and 32 boxes (447 linear ft)
    Repository: California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections
    Fullerton, California 92834-4150
    Abstract: The Capt. P. Markham Kerridge Angling collection was founded at California State University, Fullerton with a large donation from Captain Kerridge on March 11, 1969, of books, pamphlets, periodicals, ephemera, dealer catalogs, tackle catalogs, and artifacts on freshwater angling.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Captain P. Markham Kerridge Angling Collection. California State University, Fullerton. University Archives and Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Captain Kerridge was a former president of the Patrons of the Library.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Freshwater angling is the basic focus of the collection, but related and overlapping subject areas include: ichthyology, fly tying, entomology, recreation, travel, conservation, ecology, and stream management. Items acquired in the last decade are cataloged on the library's on-line catalog. Older acquisitions are listed by author and title in a traditional card catalog in the special collections reading room.

    Indexing Terms

    Fishing