Guide to the Chastain Family Papers

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Guide to the Chastain Family Papers 1923/1951

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Chastain Family Papers
Dates: 1923-1951
Identification: MS-0083
Creator: Chastain Family
Physical Description: 0.21 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Family History:

Residents of San Diego from the 1920's to 1950s. Father was T. M. B. Chastain, daughters Clare and Hazel. Hazel moved to Portland, Oregon in 1944 and married William Mathews.

Access Terms

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Family Name:

Chastain family -- Archives
Chastain family -- Collectibles

Genre/Form of Material:

Personal Papers

Topical Term:

Greeting cards.
Postcards -- California -- San Diego.

Administrative Information

Custodial History:

Acquired by San Diego History Research Center. No other information.

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Chastain Family Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The Chastain Family Papers consists of postcards and greeting cards addressed to the Chastain Family between 1923 and 1951, mostly from their daughter Hazel, who lived in Portland, Oregon after 1944 with her husband William Mathews.

Detailed List of Contents

Folder 1

Postcards 1923-1951

Folder 2

Greeting Cards