Scope and Content
Title: Viola Lockhart Warren Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1908-1968
Collection number: 1322
Warren, Viola Lockhart, 1896-1968
Extent: 36 boxes (18 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Viola Lockhart Warren (1896- ) was a lecturer on medical history in the UCLA Department of History (1953-58) and wrote about
early California for children and early California medical men. She was also the assistant editor for the
Journal of electricity (1918-20), did book reviews for
Chronicle in Rochester, New York (1938-43), and was a columnist on women's affairs for the
Oak Ridge journal in Tennessee (1944-46). The collection consists of Warren's correspondence, speeches, manuscripts, some photographs, and
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[Identification of item], Viola Lockhart Warren Papers (Collection 1322). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young
Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Warren was born in Cedar Rapids, Nebraska, September 6, 1896; married Stafford Warren, 1920; BA, University of California,
Berkeley (1918); graduate work in English at Radcliff (1922-23); assistant editor,
Journal of electricity (1918-20); did book reviews for
Chronicle, Rochester, New York (1938-43); columnist on women's affairs,
Oak Ridge journal, Tennessee (1944-46); lecturer in medical history, University of California, Los Angeles Department of History (1953-58);
wrote about early California for children and early California medical men; gave numerous public speeches on children's and
women's welfare, the women in the Oak Ridge War period, and the impact of the new University of California, Los Angeles Medical
Scope and Content
Collection consists of correspondence, speeches, manuscripts, some photographs, and ephemera related to the life of Viola
Lockhart Warren. Includes correspondence with members of the Warren family including Stafford Warren, materials related to
the Los Angeles College Clinical Association (ca. 1909-51), miscellaneous manuscripts of Warrens, and a photo album containing
mostly unidentified snapshots.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Warren, Viola Lockhart, 1896-1968--Archives.
Women authors--Archival resources.
College teachers' spouses--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.