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Don Hanrahan Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
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  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Don Hanrahan Collection
    Dates: 1950s-1960s
    Collection Number: 2023.04
    Extent: 1 box
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: Don Hanrahan served on the Martinez City Council in the late 1950s to early 1960s. He also worked at the Hercules Powder Works. Materials include campaign material and articles, newspaper clippings concerning Martinez issues (marina, Alhambra Ave, veteran’s hospital), items concerning the powder works, and personal papers concerning his home in Richmond at 637 36th Street, his home in Martinez at 3721 Brookside Drive, and a small collection of photographs. This collection came to the historical society through the purchase of the materials at a local flea market.
    Language of Material: English


    Open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item]. Don Hanrahan Collection. Collection Number: 2023.04. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Folder 1: City Council Business, General Folder 2: City Council Business, Marina Folder 3: City Council Business, Veteran’s Hospital Folder 4: City Council Business, Franklin Canyon Road Closure Folder 5: City Council Election Clippings, 1960 Folder 6: City Council Election Clippings, 1962 Folder 7: Hercules Powder Works Folder 8: Personal Papers & Photos, including the 26 Year Club Folder 9: Richmond House, 637 36th Street Folder 10: Martinez House, 3721 Brookside Drive

    Indexing Terms

    local government
    Sedar, Dan
    Hanrahan, Don
    Zanussi, Dorothy
    Caudel, Fred
    Boucher, Giles W
    DeFraga, Harold F
    Ahern, Jack
    Miller, John A
    Davi, John J
    Prosser, Ken
    Huguet, M. E.
    Doss, Marion F
    Lippow, Sidney
    Kaufenberg, Victor A
    Zufall, William
    25 Year Club
    Martinez, California

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