Ernest James Collection

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Contra Costa County Historical Society
724 Escobar Street
Martinez, California 94553
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2021


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

Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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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)
baseball
El Sobrante, California
scrapbook

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