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Ernest James Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Ernest James Collection
    Dates: 1940s-1950s
    Collection Number: 2020.15
    Creator/Collector: Ernest James
    Extent: 1 box
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: Collection of Ernest James (1922-1982) who lived in San Pablo, California. Includes scrapbook of his service in Europe in WWII, baseball in El Sobrante, and newspaper clippings and family photos.
    Language of Material: English


    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

    Preferred Citation

    Ernest James Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The items are described at the folder level: • Babe Ruth League, team roster, El Sobrante, sponsor Lion’s Club, 1959 & 1960; Colt All Star, roster, 1962; receipts; Newspaper clippings: El Sobrante baseball team • Scrapbook, World War II era, photos, newspaper clippings, military memorabilia, bio of his time in the Army, post cards, paper currency, ration cards, correspondence, map

    Indexing Terms

    World War II (Europe)
    El Sobrante, California

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