RLS Club Archives

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Monterey Public Library
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Monterey, California 93940
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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


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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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