The Dr. John Russell Nerad Collection documents his mid to late childhood, growing up in
Wilmington, California between 1937 and 1943. The bulk of the collection focuses on Nerad’s
school and extracurricular activities between the fifth and twelfth grades.
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The collection is open for research use.