Guide to the Charles H. Aspinwall diaries ARC Mss 88

Finding aid prepared by Zachary Liebhaber, 2018.
UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara 93106-9010
special@library.ucsb.edu
2018 April 27


Title: Charles H. Aspinwall diaries
Identifier/Call Number: ARC Mss 88
Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.17 linear feet (1 flat box)
Creator: Aspinwall, Charles H., 1862-1947
Date (inclusive): 1890-1937
Abstract: 16 diaries written by Charles H. Aspinwall, a founder of the New Thought Church in Southern California in the 1920s.
Physical Location: Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Research Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Research Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], Charles H. Aspinwall diaries, ARC Mss 88. Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Library purchase, 2018.

Scope and Content

16 diaries written by Connecticut native Charles H. Aspinwall (1862-1947). Aspinwall moved to Southern California in the 1920s and was one of the founders of the New Thought Movement in Pasadena.
Aspinwall (1862-1947) was born in Berlin, Connecticut, where he farmed, married his wife Julia Edwards Aspinwall (1864-1949), and raised five children. In the 1920s, the couple moved to El Monte Township in Southern California.
Aspinwall's diaries contain writing as early as 1890 and as late 1937. They include notes about his travels, his work, his philosophical thoughts, and the people and ideas that influenced him.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

New Thought
Diaries
Aspinwall, Charles H., 1862-1947 -- Diaries

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16 diaries written by Charles H. Aspinwall 1890-1937