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Hill (David) collection, 1973-1997
MVC076  
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Description
David W. Hill, born in 1923 in Blanchard, North Dakota, moved to Ventura in 1932 with him family as a child. After graduating from high school, he joined the Army during World War II. He graduated from Northridge College, and in the 1970s he retired from Pt. Mugu Naval Missile Center as head of Editing and Publishing. Hill served as a docent at the Museum of Ventura County starting in 1981 and maintained a great interest in local history. This collection consists of photographs, negatives, ephemera, and photocopied reports created or collected by Hill.
Background
David W. Hill was born in 1923 in Blanchard, North Dakota. His family moved to Ventura in 1932. After graduating from high school, Hill joined the Army during World War II and served in the Korean War. He graduated from Northridge College, and in the 1970s he retired from Pt. Mugu Naval Missile Center as head of Editing and Publishing.
Extent
2.57 Cubic Feet (2 boxes, 1 folder in miscellaneous box)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the Museum of Ventura County. Literary rights, including copyright, have not been determined. Contact the Research Library for further information: library@venturamuseum.org.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Open for research. All requests to access materials must be made in advance by contacting the Research Library staff via email: library@venturamuseum.org.