Harold Hemenway Jones Collection

Jamie Weber
Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library
800 North Dartmouth Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711
Phone: (909) 607-3977
Email: specialcollections@claremont.edu
URL: https://library.claremont.edu/scl/
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Harold Hemenway Jones Collection
Dates: 1918-1972
Bulk Dates: 1918-1922
Collection number: PC.0029
Creator: Jones, Harold Hemenway, 1900-1986
Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box)
Repository: Claremont Colleges. Library. Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont, CA 91711.
Abstract: A collection of materials and ephemera belonging to student, Harold Jones, largely collected during his time attending Pomona College. The collection includes photographs of the Student Army Training Corps, campus events, and College trips to the local mountains; correspondence from classmates; and ephemera from College performances and events.
Physical Location: Please consult repository.
Language of Material: Languages represented in collection: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to the Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Harold Jones Collection (PC-0029). Pomona College Archives, Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont, California.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Transfer from Alumni Relations, January 2013.

Accruals

Additions to the collection are not anticipated.

Processing Information

Processed by Jamie Weber in 2013.

Biography / Administrative History

Harold Hemenway Jones attended Pomona College from 1918 to 1922 and was editor-in-chief of The Student Life, a member of Sigma Tau fraternity, the Pomona College Literary Society, Lyceum, Waiters Union, Art Club, and several other campus organizations.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This colleciton contains materials collected by Harold Jones during his time at Pomona College. Items were collected and stored an album illustrated with pastel drawings and include photographs of the Student Army Training Corps, campus events, and College trips to the local mountains; correspondence from classmates; and ephemera from College performances and events.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library’s online public access catalog.

Subject Terms

Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.)
Pomona College (Claremont, Calif.) -- Songs and music
College students
World War, 1914-1918
Jones, Harold Hemenway, 1900-1986

Genre and Form of Materials

Ephemera
Drawing
Correspondence
Photographs


Box 1, Folder 1

Campus events 1918-1919, 1921-1922

Box 1, Folder 2

Receipts 1919

Box 1, Folder 3

College ephemera 1919, 1920, undated

Box 1, Folder 4

Pomona Song lyrics undated

Box 1, Folder 5

Photographs 1918-1920, 1922, undated

Box 1, Folder 6

Off campus events 1919, undated

Box 1, Folder 7

Miscellaneous ephemera 1918-1919, undated

Box 1, Folder 8

Alumni reunions 1957, 1972

Box 1, Folder 9

"Pomona in Photos: 1918-1922" photo album 1922