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H.J. Curry Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: H.J. Curry Collection
    Dates: 1899-1929
    Collection Number: 2004.14
    Extent: 1 box
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: This collection contains records kept by Undertaker H.J. Curry, correspondence and newspaper articles on the 1930 congressional election campaign of Charles F. Curry, correspondence and election material on the 1918 recall election of County Supervisor Vincent Hook, and correspondence of the Tormey family.
    Language of Material: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

    Preferred Citation

    H.J. Curry Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Folder 1: • Permits for Burial and Removal 1920s • Funeral Notices 1899-1920 Folder 2 • Newspaper clippings on C.F. Curry vs. J.F. Inman congressional election campaign 1930 Folder 3 • Diary of Agenda Items for Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors meetings 1911 • Correspondence and ballot card re recall effort against Supervisor Vincent Hook

    Indexing Terms

    Records, funeral
    Permits, burial
    Campaign materials
    County government, Board of Supervisors
    Curry, H.J.
    Curry, Charles F
    Hook, Vincent
    Inman, J.F.
    newspaper clippings

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