Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
George White Marston Document Collection
George W. Marston Documents  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (88.65 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
 
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: George White Marston Document Collection
    Dates: 1874 to 1950
    Collection Number: George W. Marston Documents
    Creator/Collector: George W. Marston Anna Lee Gunn Marston Grant Conard Allen H. Wright A. M. Wadstrom W. C. Crandall Lester T. Olmstead A. S. Hill F. M. Lockwood Harry C. Clark J. Edward Keating Philip Morse Dr. D. Gochenauer John Smith Ed Fletcher Patrick Martin Melville Klauber M. L. Ward Robert W. Flack A. P. Mills Clark M. Foote A. E. Horton A. Overbaugh William H. Carlson H. T. Christian E. F. Rockfellow Ernest E. White A. Moran A. F. Crowell H. R. Andrews Grant Conard George P. Marston Rachel Wegeforth W. P. B. Prentice F. R. Burnham Kate O. Sessions Marston Gunn Ward Klauber Martin Fletcher Smith Gochenauer Morse Keating Clark Lockwood Hill Olmstead Crandal Wadstrom Flack Mills Keating Foote Lockwood Wright Christian Carlson Conard Spalding Scripps Kelly Grant Ballou Luce Angier Wilde Bartholomew Sessions Bacon Rhodes Olmstead Serrano Clark Hill Hall Sessions Ferry Ward Doyle City of San Diego City Clerk, CIty of San Diego Board of Park Commissioners Park Department Marston Campaign Committee The Marston Company Marston Co. Store Marston for Mayor Park Commission Serra Museum Board of Fire Commissioners Common Council, City of San Diego Park Committee Water Department Operations Department Junipero Serra Museum San Diego Historical Society City Engineer U. S. Military Fire Commissioners, City of San Diego Balboa Park Nursery Hamilton & Marston
    Extent: 67 plus documents from the City of San Diego files
    Online items available
    Repository: San Diego City Clerk's Archives
    San Diego, California 92101
    Abstract: 67 tems related to George W. Marston throughout his lifetime . Mr. Marston was a major San Diego civic leader, businessman, politician and a supporter of the parks, culture, economy and the history of the City of San Diego.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Public, municipal documents

    Publication Rights

    Public documents

    Preferred Citation

    George White Marston Document Collection. San Diego City Clerk's Archives

    Acquisition Information

    From the files and records of the City of San Diego

    Scope and Content of Collection

    67 plus documents dating from the late 1870s to 1950, including correspondence, petitions, deeds, certificates of title, rights of way, easements, appointments, board minutes, receipts, checks. election results, maps, plans, dedication ceremony program, and supporting documentation.

    Indexing Terms

    George W. Marston
    Anna L. Marston
    Old Town, San Diego
    New Town, San Diego
    City Park
    Balboa Park
    Panama-Californa Exposition of 1915
    California Pacific International Exposition of 1916
    Presidio Hill
    Presidio Hill Park
    Mission Hills
    Serra Museum
    Junipero Serra Museum
    Junipero Serra
    Fort Stockton
    Serra Cross
    Presidio Golf Fairways
    Presidio Golf Course
    Casa de Carrillo
    The Franciscan Garden on Presidio Hill
    Temperance
    Liquor License
    Liquor Concession
    Prohibition
    Marston Hills
    Cypress Way
    Crittenden's Addition
    University Heights
    Sewers
    Roads
    Right of Ways
    Chestnut Street
    Memorial Playground
    San Diego Exposition
    Railroad
    Steam Railroad franchise
    Board of Park Commissioners
    Park Committee
    Cabrillo Canyon
    Cypress Terrace
    Taylor Street
    Sunset Boulevard
    Wallace Street
    Jackson Street
    Juan Street
    Whitman Street
    John Morley
    Presidio Drive
    California State Building
    Railroad to Arizona
    San Diego & Arizona Railroad
    San Diego-Eastern Railway Company
    San Diego Railroad Promotion Committee
    San Diego Harbor improvements
    municipal piers
    Building and Grounds Committee of the Exposition
    Exposition Company
    George Marston Tract, Old San Diego
    University Heights
    Crittenden's Addition
    Military Barracks
    Fort Rosecrans
    Wharf Franchise
    Y. M. C. A.
    Cabrillo Canyon, Balboa Park
    Hamilton & Marston
    Ninth Street
    Canyada Way
    Cabrillo Canyon Road
    Crittenden's Addition
    Upas Street
    10th Street
    La Canyada Village Tract
    Primary Election Ballot, San Diego, March 25, 1913
    Plumosa Way
    Kate Sessions
    George Marston
    Anna Marston
    Harry C. Clark
    Grant Conard
    Robert W. Flack
    Julius Wangenheim
    A. M. Wadstrom
    A. P. Mills
    Melville Klauber
    E. E. White
    Ed Fletcher
    Jas. L. Chapman
    M. A. Luce
    Hugo Klauber
    F. W. Jackson
    Gordon L. Gray
    M. L. Ward
    W. R. Rogers
    Leroy A. Wright
    I. N. Lawson
    W. Templeton Johnson
    Phillip Morse
    Arthur Marston
    M. A. Graham
    Lyman J. Gage
    Hazard Gould Co.
    Thomas Hamilton
    Omar C. Thompson
    M. F. Heller
    Chas. S. Hamilton
    M. T. Gilmore
    Mary M. Kew
    Wheeler J. Bailey
    W. B. Thorpe
    Sherwood Wheaton
    A. S. Bridges
    A. H. Sweet
    H. A. Haines
    H. H. Timken
    J. Edward Keating
    Louis Serrano
    John Morley
    Master George Marston, great-grandson
    William Templeton Johnson
    Dr. L. C. Gunn
    O. O. Howard
    Lieutenant Mason
    George P. Marston
    K. O. Sessions
    Sessions
    Marston
    Spreckels
    Keating
    Clark
    Conard
    Wadstrom
    Hamilton
    Luce
    White
    Gunn
    Timken
    Mills
    Templeton Johnson
    Wright
    Morse
    Klauber
    Wangenheim
    Fletcher
    Flack
    Serrano
    Morley
    Flack
    Allen
    Wangenheim
    Howard
    Mason
    Clerk's Office, City of San Diego
    Park Commission, City of San Diego
    Park Commissioners
    Board of Park Commissioners
    Fire Commissioners
    Chamber of Commerce, San Diego
    Operations Department
    Water Department
    Y. M. C. A. , San Diego
    Congregational Church
    Marston Campaign Committee
    Pomona College
    Trustees, Pomona College
    Navy Hospital
    Department of the Pacific U.S.A.
    Board of Delegates
    Board of Trustees
    Presidio Hill
    Presidio Hill Park
    Balboa Park
    City Park
    Mission Hills
    University Heights
    Old Town
    New Town
    San Diego
    Military Barracks
    Fort Rosecrans
    "H" Street wharf
    Government Barracks, San Diego
    George Marston Tract, Old San Diego
    Newtown, San Diego
    Old San Diego
    Old Mission
    Fort Stockton
    Plumosa Way
    ordinances
    resolutions
    election results
    votes
    petitions
    letters
    minutes
    deeds
    certificate of title
    map
    receipts
    contributions
    expenses
    notations
    affidavits
    dedication ceremony handout
    newsclippings
    memorial
    candidate biography and issue statement
    correspondence
    checks
    rights of way
    easements
    Chairman President First Citizen Fire Commissioner Park Commissioner Co-Founder Civic and Commercial Leader Donor Benefactor Philanthropist Property Owner Candidate Advocate for Parks Major General Lieutenant Delegate
    petitioner
    opposition filing
    resolution
    ordinance
    vote tally
    park dedication
    contributions
    affidavits
    right of ways
    candidate biography and issues statement
    checks
    receipts
    bills
    deeds
    rights of way
    easements
    merchant
    department store owner
    philanthropist
    benefactor
    public servant
    Railroad promoter and investor
    Park Commissioner
    Fire Commissioner
    Chairman of Commission
    First Citizen
    Civic Leader
    Clerk
    General Store owner
    President and owner of the Marston Store
    land owner
    Major General
    Lieutenant

    Additional collection guides