Finding Aid for the Duarte Reading Circle Records, 1909-1956

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Myra Villamor and Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
© 1999
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Duarte Reading Circle Records, 1909-1956

Collection number: 731

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, June 2002
© 1999 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Duarte Reading Circle Records,
Date (inclusive): 1909-1956
Collection number: 731
Creator: Duarte Reading Circle
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: The Duarte Reading Circle was established in 1909 for the purpose of promoting interest in reading and creating sociability within the community of Duarte, California. The collection consists of 10 volumes of the minutes of the Duarte Reading Circle meetings.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Additional Physical Form Available

A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
  • Public Services Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Duarte Reading Circle Records (Collection 731). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1217881 

Biography

The Duarte Reading Circle was established in 1909 for the purpose of promoting interest in reading and creating sociability within the community of Duarte, California.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of 10 volumes of the minutes of the Duarte Reading Circle meetings from April 6, 1909 through February 14, 1956.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Duarte Reading Circle--Archives.
Group reading--California--Duarte--Archival resources.
Online resources.


Container List

 

Minutes, April 6, 1909-

Creator/Collector: Duarte Reading Circle
Physical Description: (1 box, 10 vol. Manuscript)

Scope and Content Note

The Duarte reading circle was established in 1909 for the purpose of promoting interest in reading and creating sociability within the community of Duarte, California. It is one of the oldest organizations in the San Gabriel Valley.
Library has: April 6, 1909-February 14, 1956.