The Dr. William M. Pearce Collection documents the professional life of a practicing physician in
Wilmington, California between 1924 and 1955. The collection primarily consists of
appointment books detailing Pearce’s daily professional activities, and a small amount of
material related to personal finances.
Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise
produced by the creator of this collection has not been transferred to the Wilmington Historical
Society. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law beyond that
allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the
public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners.
Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The collection is open for research use.