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Imperial County Historical Society Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Imperial County Historical Society Collection
    Dates: 1914-1930s
    Collection Number: 2023.036
    Creator/Collector: Imperial County Historical Society
    Extent: 0.4 linear feet(1 box).
    Online items available
    Repository: Claremont Heritage
    Claremont, California 91711
    Abstract: Materials belonging to Edward L. Dreher and his granddaughter Lynn Housouer, the Chief Executive Officer of Pioneer's Park Museum in Imperial Valley, California.
    Language of Material: English


    The collection is open for research use.

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder (if applicable).

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item]. Imperial County Historical Society Collection. Collection Number: 2023.036. Claremont Heritage

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Tyler Brinkerhoff, archivist at Imperial County Historical Society Pioneer's Museum, on behalf of Lynn Housouer.

    Biography/Administrative History

    The Imperial County Historical Society, originally the Imperial Valley Pioneers Society, was founded in 1928 to educate and preserve the history of settlement in the Imperial Valley. Edward L. Dreher was a citrus grower in Southern California.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains a wooden tray, four flags made of felt from Pomona College, and Claremont National Bank correspondence.

    Indexing Terms

    Imperial County
    Pomona College
    Edward L. Dreher
    H.A. Day
    Lynn Housouer
    Imperial County Historical Society Pioneers Museum
    Claremont National Bank
    Pomona College
    Imperial County
    Flags (Felt Material)