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Register of the Title of collection: Stuart (Reginald R.) Papers, Unit date: 1904-1975
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SERIES 1: GENEALOGY

 

BOX 1: STUART/MCMILLEN FAMILY GENEALOGY

 

1.1.1: Reginald R. Stuart & Grace Dell Stuart Biographical Information

 

1.1.2: Stuart Family---Genealogy Charts

 

1.1.3: Stuart Family---Address Lists

 

1.1.4: Stuart Family---Misc. Notes

 

1.1.5: [Autobiography of Herbert Elmer Stuart]

 

1.1.6: "Reminiscences of Herb [Stuart] Brooks"

 

1.1.7: Stuart, Beal & Lapham Family Traits

 

1.1.8: McMillen Family---Genealogy Charts

 

1.1.9: McMillen Family---Biographical Sketches

 

1.1.10: McMillen Family---19th & Early 20thc Correspondence

 

1.1.11: McMillen Family---Misc. Notes

 

1.1.12: Allen Family---Genealogy Chart

 

1.1.13: Clayton Family---Genealogy Chart

 

1.1.14: Misc. Notes on Hammond, Jackman & Meatyard Families

 

1.1.15: Riley [Esta Ross Stuart lines] Family Miscellany

 

1.1.16: Southwick Family Narrative

 

1.1.17: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1935

 

1.1.18: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1936

 

1.1.19: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1937

 

1.1.20: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1938

 

1.1.21: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1939

 

1.1.22: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1940

 

1.1.23: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., 1948

 

1.1.24: Reginald R. Stuart Genealogy Corresp., n.d.

 

1.1.25: "Clan Stuart Dial" 1:1-3 (1935) [publ. by RRS]

 

1.1.26: "Clan Stuart Dial" 1:4 (1935)

 

1.1.27: "Clan McMillen Memories" 1:1-2 (1935) [publ. by RRS]

 

1.1.28: "Clan McMillen Memories" 1:3 (1936)

 

1.1.29: "Clan McMillen Memories" 1:4 (1940) [in 7 sections]

 

SERIES 2: REGINALD R. & GRACE DELL STUART DIARIES & DATEBOOKS

 

BOX 1: DIARIES & DATEBOOKS, 1911-1956

 

2.1.1: Grace Harris Diary, 1911

 

2.1.2: Grace Harris Diary, 1913

 

2.1.3: Reginald R. Stuart Datebook, 1922

 

2.1.4: Reginald R. Stuart Datebook, 1924

 

2.1.5: Reginald R. Stuart Datebook, 1927

 

2.1.6: Reginald R. Stuart Datebook, 1931

 

2.1.7: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1934

 

2.1.8: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1942

 

2.1.9: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1943

 

2.1.10: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1947

 

2.1.11: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1948

 

2.1.12: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1949

 

2.1.13: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1950

 

2.1.14: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1951

 

2.1.15: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1952

 

2.1.16: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1953

 

2.1.17: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1954

 

2.1.18: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1955

 

2.1.19: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1956

 

BOX 2: DIARIES & NOTEBOOK, 1957-1966

 

2.2.1: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1957

 

2.2.2: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1958

 

2.2.3: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1959

 

2.2.4: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1960

 

2.2.5: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1961

 

2.2.6: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1962

 

2.2.7: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1963

 

2.2.8: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1964

 

2.2.9: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1965

 

2.2.10: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1966

 

2.2.11: Harris Notebook, 1964

 

BOX 3: DIARIES, 1967-1975

 

2.3.1: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1967

 

2.3.2: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1968

 

2.3.3: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1969

 

2.3.4: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1970

 

2.3.5: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1971

 

2.3.6: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1972

 

2.3.7: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1973

 

2.3.8: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1974

 

2.3.9: Reginald R. Stuart Diary, 1975

 

SERIES 3: STUART FAMILY CORRESPONDENCE

 

BOX 1: REGINALD R. STUART; ESTA R. STUART; GRACE DELL HARRIS CORRESP., 1904-1933 [incl. both personal & business corresp. of RRS, his lst & 2nd wives, both of whom taught school in Oakland, Calif.; most of the business corresp. consists of letters from business machine & textbook vendors (RRS was Director of the Commercial Dept. at San Jose H.S. & later at Oakland Technical H.S.)]

 

3.1.1: RRS Corresp., 1904; 1910

 

3.1.2: RRS Corresp., 1911; 1913

 

3.1.3: RRS Corresp., 1914

 

3.1.4: RRS Principal Ext. Div., Oakland Technical High School Corresp., 1914-1915

 

3.1.5: RRS Corresp., 1915

 

3.1.6: RRS Corresp., 1916

 

3.1.7: Misc. Business Papers, Pamphlets, etc., 1910-1916

 

3.1.8: RRS Corresp., 1917

 

3.1.9: RRS Principal Ext. Div., Oakland Technical High School Corresp., 1917/1918

 

3.1.10: RRS Corresp., 1918

 

3.1.11: RRS Principal Ext. Div., Oakland Technical High School Corresp., 1918/1919

 

3.1.12: RRS Corresp., 1919

 

3.1.13: RRS Principal Ext. Div., Oakland Technical High School Corresp., 1919/1920

 

3.1.14: RRS Corresp., 1920

 

3.1.15: RRS Principal Ext. Div., Oakland Technical High School Corresp., 1920/1921

 

3.1.16: RRS Corresp., 1921

 

3.1.17: RRS Corresp., 1922-1924

 

3.1.18: RRS Corresp., 1925

 

3.1.19: RRS Corresp., 1926

 

3.1.20: RRS Corresp., 1927

 

3.1.21: RRS Corresp., 1928

 

3.1.22: RRS Corresp., 1929

 

3.1.23: RRS Corresp., 1930

 

3.1.24: RRS Corresp., 1931

 

3.1.25: RRS Corresp., 1932

 

3.1.26: RRS Corresp., 1933

 

3.1.27: Esta Ross Stuart Corresp., 1917-1923; 1927-1932

 

3.1.28: Grace Dell Harris Corresp., 1910; 1913-1921

 

3.1.29: Grace Dell Harris Corresp., 1922

 

3.1.30: Grace Dell Harris Corresp., 1923-1926

 

3.1.31: Grace Dell Harris Corresp., 1928-1931

 

3.1.32: Misc. Business Papers, Pamphlets, etc., 1917-1933

 

BOX 2: REGINALD R. STUART; GRACE DELL STUART CORRESP., 1934-1946 [RRS & Esta Ross Stuart separated c1927; RRS married Grace Harris in 1934; no effort has been made to separate the few letters specifically addressed to "Mrs. Stuart" from those addressed to RRS or, more frequently, to both parties]

 

3.2.1: Corresp. 1934

 

3.2.2: Corresp. 1935

 

3.2.3: Corresp. 1936 [this year contains interesting letters from RRS' former real estate partner, Don Macbeth, during a period when he was serving a six year sentence at San Quentin]

 

3.2.4: Corresp. 1937 [this year contains interesting letters from RRS' former real estate partner, Don Macbeth, during a period when he was serving a six year sentence at San Quentin]

 

3.2.5: Corresp. 1938

 

3.2.6: Corresp. 1939

 

3.2.7: Corresp. 1940

 

3.2.8: Corresp. 1941-1943

 

3.2.9: Corresp. 1944

 

3.2.10: Corresp. 1945

 

3.2.11: General Personal & Business,1946

 

3.2.12: Corresp. Re Death of Stuart's Son "Red," 1946

 

3.2.13: Corresp. Re RRS' Research on Oregon Pioneer, Calvin B. West, 1946

 

BOX 3: REGINALD R. STUART; GRACE DELL STUART CORRESP., 1947-1951

 

3.3.1: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1947

 

3.3.2: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1947

 

3.3.3: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1948

 

3.3.4: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1948

 

3.3.5: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1949

 

3.3.6: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1949

 

3.3.7: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1950

 

3.3.8: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1950

 

3.3.9: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1951

 

3.3.10: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1951

 

BOX 4: REGINALD R. STUART; GRACE DELL STUART CORRESP., 1952-1958 [RRS accepted Directorship of newly-established California History Foundation at the College of the Pacific in Stockton (1955) and much subsequent corresp. relates to business of that entity]

 

3.4.1: Corresp. Jan-Jun 1952

 

3.4.2: Corresp. Jul-Dec 1952

 

3.4.3: Corresp. to Grandson Ross [in US Army], 1952-1954

 

3.4.4: Corresp. 1953

 

3.4.5: Corresp. 1954

 

3.4.6: Corresp. 1955

 

3.4.7: Director, Calif. History Institute Corresp., 1956

 

3.4.8: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1956

 

3.4.9: Personal Corresp., 1956

 

3.4.10: Director, Calif. History Institute Corresp., 1957

 

3.4.11: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1957

 

3.4.12: Editor, Pacific Historian Corresp., 1957

 

3.4.13: Personal Corresp., 1957

 

3.4.14: Director, Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1958

 

3.4.15: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1958

 

3.4.16: Westerners' Foundation Corresp., 1958

 

3.4.17: Editor, Pacific Histrian Corresp., 1958

 

3.4.18: Personal Corresp., 1958

 

BOX 5: REGINALD R. STUART; GRACE DELL STUART CORRESP., 1959-1962 [these years are the period of the Stuart's most active involvement with library work, conferences and publication associated with the California History Institute at the College of the Pacific]

 

3.5.1: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., Jan-Jun 1959

 

3.5.2: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., Jul-Dec 1959

 

3.5.3: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1959

 

3.5.4: Trustee, Westerners' Foundation Corresp., 1959

 

3.5.5: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1959

 

3.5.6: Personal Corresp., 1959

 

3.5.7: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., Jan-Jun 1960

 

3.5.8: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., Jul-Dec 1960

 

3.5.9: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1960

 

3.5.10: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1960

 

3.5.11: New Sir Francis Drake Relics? Corresp., 1960

 

3.5.12: Personal Corresp., 1960

 

3.5.13: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1961

 

3.5.14: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1961

 

3.5.15: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1961

 

3.5.16: Personal Corresp., 1961

 

3.5.17: Dir., Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1962

 

3.5.18: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1962

 

3.5.19: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1962

 

3.5.20: Personal Corresp., 1962

 

BOX 6: REGINALD R. STUART; GRACE DELL STUART CORRESP., 1963-1970 [RRS retired from the Directorship of the California History Foundation in spring 1965; the following year Grace Stuart died; the corresp. reflects these events both in nature and in quantity]

 

3.6.1: Director, Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1963

 

3.6.2: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1963

 

3.6.3: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1963

 

3.6.4: Personal Corresp., 1963

 

3.6.5: Director, Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1964

 

3.6.6: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1964

 

3.6.7: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1964

 

3.6.8: Personal Corresp., 1964

 

3.6.9: Director, Calif. History Foundation Corresp., 1965

 

3.6.10: Jed Smith Society Corresp., 1965

 

3.6.11: Editor, "Pacific Historian" Corresp., 1965

 

3.6.12: Personal Corresp., 1965

 

3.6.13: General Corresp., 1966

 

3.6.14: Family Corresp., 1966

 

3.6.15: Condolence Letters on Death of Grace Dell Stuart, 1966

 

3.6.16: Corresp. 1967-1968

 

3.6.17: Corresp. 1969

 

3.6.18: Corresp. 1970

 

3.6.19: Corresp. Undated

 

BOX 7: RRS CORRESPONDENCE NOTEBOOKS, 1947-1953 [For several years RRS wrote longhand versions of corresp. in carefully dated uniform lined notebooks before mailing copies; subsequently, he obtained some letters as sent and glued these into the notebooks as well; most of this corresp. is to family members]

 

3.7.1: Corresp. Notebooks: "Letters I, 1/26/47 to 5/25/47"

 

3.7.2: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters II, 5/28/47 to 8/4/47"

 

3.7.3: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters III, 8/5/47 to 9/14/47"

 

3.7.4: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters IV, 9/14/47 to 10/11/47"

 

3.7.5: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters V, 10/12/47 to 11/4/47"

 

3.7.6: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters VI, 11/5/47 to 12/12/47"

 

3.7.7: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters VII, 12/13/47 to 2/8/48"

 

3.7.8: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters VIII, 2/9/48 to 3/25/48"

 

3.7.9: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters IX, 3/26/48 to 4/24/48"

 

3.7.10: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters X, 4/25/48 to 6/7/48"

 

3.7.11: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XI, 6/8/48 to 8/6/48"

 

3.7.12: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XII, 8/6/48 to 8/31/48"

 

3.7.13: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XIII, 9/1/48 to 10/24/48"

 

3.7.14: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XIV, 10/25/48 to 12/19/48"

 

3.7.15: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XV, 10/20/48 to 1/21/49"

 

3.7.16: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XVI, 1/22/49 to 4/14/49"

 

3.7.17: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XVII, 4/14/49 to 5/28/49"

 

3.7.18: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XVIII, 5/29/49 to 7/24/49"

 

3.7.19: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XIX, 7/25/49 to 10/11/49"

 

3.7.20: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XX, 10/12/49 to 11/7/49"

 

3.7.21: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXI, 11/8/49 to 12/31/49"

 

3.7.22: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXII, 1/1/50 to 3/6/50"

 

3.7.23: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXIII, 3/7/50 to 5/18/50"

 

3.7.24: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXIV, 5/19/50 to 6/9/50"

 

3.7.25: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXV, 6/10/50 to 8/7/50"

 

3.7.26: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXVI, 8/8/50 to 9/1/50"

 

3.7.27: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXVII, 9/2/50 to 10/27/50"

 

3.7.28: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXVIII, 10/28/50 to 12/31/50"

 

3.7.29: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXIX, 1/1/51 to 3/1/51"

 

3.7.30: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXX, 3/2/51 to 4/28/51"

 

3.7.31: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXI, 4/29/51 to 7/28/51"

 

3.7.32: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXII, 7/29/51 to 10/10/51"

 

3.7.33: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXIII, 10/11/51 to 11/17/51"

 

3.7.34: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXIV, 11/18/51 to 1/24/52"

 

3.7.35: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXV, 1/25/52 to 3/24/52"

 

3.7.36: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXVI, 3/25/52 to 6/13/52"

 

3.7.37: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXVII, 6/14/52 to 1`2/15/52"

 

3.7.38: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXVIII, 12/15/52 to 2/1/53"

 

3.7.39: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XXXIX, 2/2/53 to 3/25/53"

 

3.7.40: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XL, 3/26/53 to 5/31/53"

 

3.7.41: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XLI, 6/1/53 to 7/12/53"

 

3.7.42: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XLII, 7/13/53 to 8/10/53"

 

3.7.43: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XLIII, 8/11/53 to 10/1/53"

 

3.7.44: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XLIV, 10/2/53 to 11/3/53"

 

3.7.45: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters XLV, 11/6/53 to 12/31/53"

 

3.7.46: Corresp. Notebooks:"Letters [no #], 3/9/55 to 7/24/55"

 

3.7.47: Corresp. Notebooks: Mailing List

 

3.7.48: Corresp. Notebooks: Notes

 

3.7.49: "Centennial Building Crusade, Nov. 19-30, 1952/Report of Pledges" [unused after lst page]

 

SERIES 4: STUART BUSINESS AFFAIRS

 

BOX 1: STUART PROPERTY & FINANCIAL RECORDS

 

4.1.1: "JOHN BROWN RANCH" [Saratoga, Calif.]---Historical Background

 

4.1.2: "JOHN BROWN RANCH" [Saratoga, Calif.]---During RRS tenure, esp. 1920s

 

4.1.3: "JOHN BROWN RANCH" [Saratoga, Calif.]---Deeds & Lease Agmts., 1934-1944

 

4.1.4: "JOHN BROWN RANCH" [Saratoga, Calif.]---Abstract of Title (to 1883)

 

4.1.5: "JOHN BROWN RANCH" [Saratoga, Calif.]---RRS Plans for Boy Scout Camp

 

4.1.6: OTHER RRS PROPERTIES---Deeds, 1917-1934

 

4.1.7: ARBOR DRIVE, SAN LEANDRO---Description of Property & Improvements

 

4.1.8: LYNNEWOOD [Pleasanton, Calif.]---Deeds, etc. [given to UOP], 1970 [incl. photograph]

 

4.1.9: STUART LIBRARY of WESTERN AMERICANA---Book Lists [given to UOP], 1953

 

4.1.10: FINANCIAL STMTS.---RRS & Esta Ross Stuart, 1922-1926

 

4.1.11: FINANCIAL STMTS.---RRS, 1924, 1926-27; 1932-33; 1937-46

 

4.1.12: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1942

 

4.1.13: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1943

 

4.1.14: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1944

 

4.1.15: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1945

 

4.1.16: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1948

 

4.1.17: FINANCIAL STMTS.---"Family Account Book," 1950

 

4.1.18: FINANCIAL STMTS.---RRS Federal Income Tax Forms, 1940-43

 

4.1.19: FINANCIAL STMTS.---Sarah E. Harris Federal Income Tax Forms, 1939-44

 

4.1.20: FINANCIAL STMTS.---Retirement Data, Oakland Schools, 1947

 

BOX 2: RRS REALTOR'S PAPERS

 

4.2.1: California Realtor's License, 1922

 

4.2.2: Corresp. & Related Papers, 1922-1944

 

4.2.3: Real Estate Transaction Records, n.d. [1920s] [contained in 3 bound letter copy books; recorded in pencil and ink on treated onion skin paper]

 

BOX 3: RRS EDUCATOR'S PAPERS

 

4.3.1: Commercial Curriculum [designed by RRS?], Vancouver WA, 1909/10

 

4.3.2: Oakland Technical H.S.---Misc. Administrator's Papers, 1918-1927

 

4.3.3: Oakland Technical H.S.---"Weekly Bulletin," 1918-1921

 

4.3.4: Oakland Schools Salary Campaign, 1920

 

4.3.5: Speech to Oakland Technical H.S. Teachers (1920s)

 

4.3.6: Oakland Schools---RRS' Trial for Insubordination, 1921

 

4.3.7: Oakland Schools---RRS' Writings on Commercial & Adult Education, 1920s

 

4.3.8: Esta Ross Stuart---Teaching Publications, 1929

 

4.3.9: Oakland Technical H.S.---Courses designed by RRS, 1929

 

4.3.10: Merritt Business School, Oakland---Misc. Administrative Papers, 1930s

 

4.3.11: Merritt Business School, Oakland---RRS Course Outlines, etc., 1930s

 

4.3.12: RRS. "The Merritt Business School," Journal of Business Education (May 1932)

 

4.3.13: Merritt Business School Course Design by RRS: "Personal Business Problems: The Home," c1936

 

4.3.14: Oakland School District---Report, 1942-1943

 

SERIES 5: RRS WRITINGS

 

BOX 1: RRS AUTOBIOGRAPHY: "THE THREE AGES," VOLS. 1-4 [these large volumes combine attributes of the scrapbook w/ those of the published biography in that they include clippings, programs and corresp. interlarded w/ a typescript narrative text]

 

5.1.1: "Horse & Buggy Days---Across Field & Pasture [1882-1898]," 1945

 

5.1.2: "Horse & Buggy Days---Through Classroom & Campus [1898-1904]," 1945

 

5.1.3: "Horse & Buggy Days---With Little Money & Lots of Work [1904-1908]," 1945

 

5.1.4: "Motor Days---As a Discoverer & Explorer [1908-1910]," 1945

 

BOX 2: RRS AUTOBIOGRAPHY: "THE THREE AGES," VOL. 5; OTHER BIOGRAPHY

 

5.2.1: "Motor Days---As a Planner & Builder [1910-1914]," vol. 5 pt. 1, 1946

 

5.2.2: "Motor Days"---vol. 5. pt. 2, 1946

 

5.2.3: "The Bell," [San Jose High School yearbooks, 1910-1914]---vol. 5 pt. 3, 1946

 

5.2.4: [Life as a young school teacher in Iowa, 1902-1908] ms. draft

 

5.2.5: [San Jose Commercial H.S., 1910-1914] ms draft

 

5.2.6: "A Journey & Seven Men by the Name of Stuart," 1912 [ms. draft]

 

5.2.7: [San Jose, 1912-14] ms. draft

 

5.2.8: [The move to Oakland, 1915] ms. draft

 

5.2.9: [After the divorce, 1933] ms. draft

 

5.2.10: [On brother (Bert) & son "Red," 1945]

 

BOX 3: SCRAPBOOKS of RRS' JOURNALISM

 

5.3.1: Scrapbook #1---Descendants of Hugh McMillen; Alameda County History Articles publ. in "The Knave" column of the Oakland Tribune (11-41 through 8-42)

 

5.3.2: Scrapbook #2---Alameda County History Articles publ. in "The Knave" (8-42 to 3-43)

 

5.3.3: Scrapbook #3---Alameda County History Articles publ. in "The Knave" (3-43 to 1-50; "The Story of San Leandro," San Leandro Reporter (1951)

 

5.3.4: Scrapbook #4---"Story of San Leandro" conclusion (1951)

 

5.3.5: Scrapbook #5---San Leandro Methodist Church Centennial History (1953)

 

BOX 4: RRS TYPESCRIPT DRAFTS, 1911-1949

 

5.4.1: "Penmanship Enthusiasm," 1911 [publ. by San Jose Commercial H.S.]

 

5.4.2: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: [Old Adobes of the East Bay] (1930s) [RRS apparently amused himself by telling California history tales to Merritt Business School shorthand students which they then transcribed as part of their classroom work; several versions of each story exist, some bearing students' names]

 

5.4.3: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: ["Shanghaied"] (1931)

 

5.4.4: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: [Alameda Co. History] (1930s)

 

5.4.5: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: [Contra Costa Co. History] (1930s)

 

5.4.6: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: [Santa Clara Co. History] (1930s)

 

5.4.7: RRS Shorthand Class Dictations: [Misc. Topics] (1930s)

 

5.4.8: Address to Fruitvale DeMolay (1931)

 

5.4.9: "Exploring a Mountain Ranch: Adventures of Red & Reg" [a novel] (1930s)

 

5.4.10: "Doctors & Dons: A Festival Play" (1935) [for centennial of El Rancho del Monte Sereno, Santa Clara County]

 

5.4.11: "A History of Pierce Christian College [Colusa Co.]" (1936)

 

5.4.12: ["Speculations" & Family History for son "Red"] (1936-1937)

 

5.4.13: "Kassai [life of M. Premorel in the Belgian Congo, 1890-c1910]" (1937)

 

5.4.14: [Brief local history articles for "The Knave" column in Oakland Tribune] (1940s)

 

5.4.15: Address to Optimist Club, Oakland (5-2-45)

 

BOX 5: RRS TYPESCRIPT DRAFTS, 1950-1970

 

5.5.1: "The Burrell Letters" (1950)

 

5.5.2: "Man of the Week" articles for the San Leandro Reporter (1950s)

 

5.5.3: "William Taylor, Isaac Owen and companions" (1952)

 

5.5.4: "Fred Finch Childrens' Home, Oakland" (1955)

 

5.5.5: "Calvin B. West of the Umpqua" (1956)

 

5.5.6: "Beaver Trail Tour Talks [Pacific Northwest & its leaders] (1958)

 

5.5.7: Essays of historiography (1960s?)

 

5.5.8: Bernal Family, Livermore (1960-61)

 

5.5.9: Central Methodist Church, Stockton: History & Pageant "More Stately Mansions" (c1962)

 

5.5.10: History of UOP [draft never published] (1962)

 

5.5.11: Lynnewood Conference Report on Delinquency (1964)

 

5.5.12: "Corridor Country" [Amador/Livermore Valley] (1966)

 

5.5.13: "Our Valley's Liabilities" [Amador/Livermore Valley] (2-7-67)

 

5.5.14: "Jedediah Smith in Hayward" (n.d.)

 

5.5.15: [The Hayward Fault] (n.d.)

 

5.5.16: [Martin Murphy & His Family; Murphy Family Documents] (n.d.)

 

5.5.17: [Mountain Men] (n.d.)

 

5.5.18: "Thomas F. Croxton [early settler of Roseburg, Ore.]" (n.d.)

 

5.5.19: [Edward Floyd Jones, early settler of San Joaquin Co.] (n.d.)

 

5.5.20: [Mary Brown, wife of Abolitionist John Brown] (n.d.)

 

5.5.21: "Methodism in California" (n.d.)

 

5.5.22: RRS poetry (n.d.)

 

SERIES 6: FAMILY PAPERS

 

BOX 1: WILLS; MEMORABILIA; AUDIOTAPES

 

6.1.1: Grace D. Harris School Papers (c1905)

 

6.1.2: Sarah E. Harris, Appomattox Relief Corps [GAR, Oakland] Papers (1920s)

 

6.1.3: Dedication of Observation Point [John Brown Ranch?] (1932)

 

6.1.4: RRS/Esta Ross Stuart Divorce Papers (1932)

 

6.1.5: Menomits Club Minutes (1941)

 

6.1.6: RRS Will (1951)

 

6.1.7: Grace Dell Stuart Wills (1951, 1959)

 

6.1.8: Lynnewood Guestbook (1960-62) & Audiotape (1962)

 

6.1.9: Lynnewood Conference Papers (1962)

 

6.1.10: Herbert V. Hake, Iowa State College Radio, audiotape interview w/ RRS (1964)

 

6.1.11: Jed Smith Info File

 

6.1.12: Misc. Certificates & Programs

 

6.1.13: Misc. Clippings & Writings on Western History

 

SERIES 7: OTHERS' WRITINGS

 

BOX 1: BOUND VOLUMES

 

7.1.1: "Golden Hours: Clarence F. & Marjoie Cochran [teaching colleagues of RRS, Oakland] (1945)

 

7.1.2: Sylvia M. Langford. "Up Hill, Down Hill: Sketches from the Lives of George William Langford, Mary C. Langford & Sylvia M. Langford [teaching colleagues of RRS, Oakland] (1947)

 

7.1.3: RRS, compil. "Charles Nelson Shane Memoirs (1934); David G. Hall Memoirs" (1938) [RRS teaching colleagues, Oakland] (1947)

 

7.1.4: Elmer E. Washburn [long-time Stuart family friend]. "Westward Across Four Frontiers" (1947)

 

7.1.5: Irma Whitney Kilgore [Gilroy historian]. "Down Memory Lane" (1947)

 

7.1.6: May Wall Grant [RRS Iowa cousin]. "Lowland Meadows Through the Years" (1947)

 

7.1.7: Lucia Wallace Watts. "Reminiscences of a Pioneer Family [Watts]" (1947)

 

BOX 2: TYPESCRIPT DRAFTS

 

7.2.1: Clayton, Sherley. "The Story of Dillard" (1957)

 

7.2.2: Clayton, Sherley. "Story of the Kents" (1957)

 

7.2.3: Clayton, Sherley. "Story of the Rices" (1957)

 

7.2.4: Cochran, Carol. "Mormonism's Experiments with a Planned Economy" (c1950)

 

7.2.5: Cullberg, Asta M. "To Make History Interesting---Personalize It!" (1957)

 

7.2.6: Curtis, Hannah Shelby. Diary (1860)

 

7.2.7: Dulion, Virginia. [Jennie Handy Cramford, Redding, Calif.] (1957)

 

7.2.8: Lang, Margaret Hanna. "Early Justices in Sonora" (1957) [incl. photos of docs.]

 

7.2.9: Loofbourow, Leon L. "Patriots Among the Sage [Ruel Colt Gridley in Nevada]"

 

7.2.10: McDonald, A.H. Diary [Nevada City] (1858)

 

7.2.11: McNeill, A.B. Autobiographical Writings (1864-1875)

 

7.2.12: Price, Lewis. "Journal of a Voyage from London to San Francisco" (1871)

 

7.2.13: Tinkham, George H. [Brief Essay about a trip to the San Joaquin County Coal Mines] (1863)

 

7.2.14: Van Deventer, Ruby. "Discovering History" (1957)

 

7.2.15: Anon. [Santa Clara Valley Reminiscence] (1947)

 

7.2.16: Anon. "Benjamin Wallace Family Record" (n.d.)

 

7.2.17: Literary Quotations & Miscellany

 

SERIES 8: OVERSIZE MATERIALS

 

BOX 1: LOOSE SCRAPBOOK PAGES, 1940s [many 8x10 b/w photographs of RRS in various activities, also clippings, some genealogy writings]

 

BOX 2: FRAMED PLAQUES; CERTIFICATES