Register of the Conference of California Historical Societies Archives, 1954-

Processed by Don Walker; machine-readable finding aid created by Don Walker
Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
University Library, University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA 95211
Phone: (209) 946-2404
Fax: (209) 946-2810
URL: http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections.html
© 1998
University of the Pacific. All rights reserved.



Register of the Conference of California Historical Societies Archives, 1954-

Collection number: Mss243

Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections

University Library

University of the Pacific

Contact Information

  • Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
  • University Library, University of the Pacific
  • Stockton, CA 95211
  • Phone: (209) 946-2404
  • Fax: (209) 946-2810
  • URL: http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections.html
Processed by:
Don Walker
Date Completed:
November 1998
Encoded by:
Don Walker
© 1998 University of the Pacific. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Conference of California Historical Societies Archives,
Date (inclusive): 1954-
Collection number: Mss243
Creator:
Extent: 91 linear ft. ( in Nov. 1998)
Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
Stockton, CA 95211
Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Conference of California Historical Societies Archives, Mss243, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

Access Points

corporate name

Conference of California Historical Societies

subject

History -Societies, etc.
California -Antiquities
Museum publications -California
Local history -Archival resources

Biography

The Conference of California Historical Societies is a consortium of the local historical societies of California. The Conference was founded under the leadership of California History Professor R. Coke Wood of the College of the Pacific (1954). The Conference supports the activities of its members with educational programs and information on historic restoration, fund raising, grant writing, lobbying, collection maintenance, volunteer activities and other subjects of interest to membership. The Conference, which publishes the California Historian, maintains a central office at the University of the Pacific, Stockton (Calif.).

Scope and Content

Series 1 of the CCHS Archives includes: officers' records; minutes; programs; committee reports; financial reports; and, awards information (1954-). Series 2 of the Archives contains serial publications and announcements of individual member societies. Regular additions to the Archives are anticipated.

Container List

 

SERIES 1: CCHS RECORDS

 

SERIES 2: LOCAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY PUBLICATIONS