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  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alfred W. Uhrich Papers and Addenda
    Dates: 1918-1976
    Collection Number: mssUhrichpapers
    Creators: Uhrich, Alfred W.
    Extent: Approximately 3,167 items in 12 boxes
    Repository: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Manuscripts Department
    1151 Oxford Road
    San Marino, California 91108
    Phone: (626) 405-2191
    Email: reference@huntington.org
    URL: http://www.huntington.org
    Abstract: This collection consists of the professional papers of Alfred W. Uhrich (1889-1968), a corporate educator for the San Joaquin Power Division of the Pacific Gas and Electric Company.
    Language of Material: The records are in English.


    Open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information, contact Reader Services.

    Administrative Information

    Publication Rights

    The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item]. Alfred W. Uhrich Papers and Addenda, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.


    Gift of F. J. Crowley, September 11, 1988.

    Biographical Note

    Alfred W. Uhrich (1889-1968) was an American corporate educator for Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s San Joaquin Power Division in the 1940s. He served as chairman of the General Educational Committee of San Joaquin Power.

    Scope and Content

    The papers of Alfred W. Uhrich consist primarily of his business records relating to Pacific Gas and Electric Company, records of the estate of James A. Craig, and personal photographs. The addenda primarily concerns the estate of James A. Craig and heirs.


    The collection includes papers (Boxes 1-12) and addenda (Boxes 1-3 Addenda). In each section, files arranged alphabetically by subject.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the Huntington Library's Online Catalog.  

    Personal and Corporate Names

    Uhrich, Alfred W.
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    Varnum, George


    Employees--Training of--California.
    Distribution of decedents' estates--United States.

    Geographic Areas

    California--History--20th century--Sources.
    Fresno (Calif.)
    San Francisco (Calif.)
    San Joaquin County (Calif.)


    Letters (correspondence)--United States
    Photos--United States--20th century.
    Professional papers--United States--20th century.