Patricia Whitesides Collection

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

Title: Patricia Whitesides Collection
Dates: 1920s-1930s
Collection Number: 2017.01
Creator/Collector: Whitesides, Patricia Whitesides, Thomas E.
Extent: 1 box
Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
Martinez, California 94553
Abstract: This is a collection of high school yearbooks and scrapbooks, social registers, and other ephemera related to Contra Costa County and San Francisco belonging to Thomas E. & June Whitesides.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

Preferred Citation

Patricia Whitesides Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

Scope and Content of Collection

“Wells Fargo Since 1852,” pamphlets about the history of Wells Fargo “A Century of California Painting, 1870-1970,” pamphlet about the exhibition at Calif. Palace of the Legion of Honor, 1970 “Etchings of the California Missions,” by Alec Stern, 1960 “Etchings of the Big Trees of California” by Alec Stern, 1962 “Etchings of Fascinating San Francisco and the Bay Area,” by Alec Stern, 1959 “Local History and Genealogy Resources of the California State Library and its Sutro Branch,” 1983. “Sacramento and the Heilbron House,” by Ted Baggelmann, published by the San Diego Federal Savings and Loan Assn. Etchings of San Francisco Through the Years, by Alec Stern, 1965. “A Trip to San Francisco,” issued by the Publicity Department of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce, 1911. Social Register San Francisco, 1923. “Our First 100 Years: The Story of Mason-McDuffie Through the Lives of Its Leaders,” by George Emanuels, 1988. Diablo Arts, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts Magazine, Jun-Sep 1995, Dec-Feb 1994-95, Oct-Dec 1995 issues. Programs from various local plays & musicals: • The Music Man, Oct-Nov 1996; Contra Costa Musical Theater • Fiddler on the Roof, no date; Diablo Light Opera Company • Die Fledermaus, 1986, Diablo Light Opera Company • Kismet, 1980, Diablo Light Opera Company • “20th Season” program, 1979-1980, Diablo Light Opera Company Programs from high school sports events: • Richmond Union High School, 1937 Schedule of Games and Football Squad • Program, Annual East-West Football Benefit, California Stadium, Nov 6, 1935. Includes ending score and list of teams and rosters. • Program, Annual East-West Football Benefit, California Stadium, Nov 5, 1936. • Program, De Molay Charity Football Game, East Bay All Stars vs. San Francisco All Stars, 1937. • Program, De Molay Charity Football Game, Oakland-San Francisco, Kezar Stadium, Dec 1, 1935. • Program, Lodi vs. Richmond U.H.S., Oct 6, 1939 • Program, Lowell H.S. vs. Richmond U.H.S., Sep 29, 1939 • Program, Piedmont Oilers vs. Richmond U.H.S. Scots, Oct 27, 1939 Scrapbook. Newspaper clippings of the Richmond Union High School football, 1935-1937. Most of the clippings are undated. Also some programs of games.

Indexing Terms

sports, high school football
theater, Diablo Light Opera Co.
education, Richmond Union High School
organization, De Molay
theater, Contra Costa Musical Theater Co.
real estate
art, etchings
Stern, Alec
Wells Fargo
newspaper clippings

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