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RLS Club Archives
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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: RLS Club Archives
    Dates: 1889-2012
    Collection Number: ARC 575
    Extent: 13 binders; 1 carton
    Repository: Monterey Public Library
    Monterey, California 93940
    Abstract: The collection consists of 13 binder volumes containing photographs, clippings, articles on Robert Louis Stevenson, sites associated with Stevenson, his friends and family, and Robert Louis Stevenson Club activities. Also there are three cartons containing collected audiovisual materials on Stevenson and a small series of books, plays and pamphlets.
    Language of Material: English


    By appointment only; Contact Local History Librarian or designated staff

    Publication Rights

    Reproduction by Local History Librarian or designated staff; may be restricted due to condition of material.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item]. RLS Club Archives. Collection Number: ARC 575. Monterey Public Library

    Biography/Administrative History

    The Robert Louis Stevenson Club of Monterey created the official club archives documenting the Club's history and their research on the life and works of Robert Louis Stevenson, who stayed in Monterey in 1879 and described his time in the area in "The Old Pacific Capitol."

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Organized within binders topically and arranged numerically by volume and box number.

    Indexing Terms

    Berwick, Edward
    Stevenson, Robert Louis
    Simoneau, Jules
    Stevenson, Fanny Van de Grift
    Culbert, Stephanie
    Field, Isobel
    Swearingen, Roger G.
    Robert Louis Stevenson Club of Monterey
    Monterey, California
    Monterey Peninsula, California

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