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Register of the Kemp (Kathryn) Stockton (Calif.) Girl Scouts Collection, 1937-1956
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Scope and Content

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Kemp (Kathryn) Stockton (Calif.) Girl Scouts Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1956
    Collection number: Mss202
    Creator: Kathryn Kemp
    Extent: 1 linear ft.
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
    Stockton, CA 95211
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Kemp (Kathryn) Stockton (Calif.) Girl Scouts Collection, Mss202, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

    Access Points

    personal name

    Kemp, Kathryn (b. 1912)


    Girl Scouts -California -Stockton
    Stockton (Calif.) -Social life and customs


    Kathryn Kemp graduated from the College of the Pacific, Stockton, Calif. (1934). She taught school in Stockton and there helped found one of the first Girl Scout troops in the city, Troop 8, based at Lafayette School. Kemp was subsequently active in the Girl Scout leadership program and was President of the Girl Scouts Leaders' Association (c1946).

    Scope and Content

    The Kemp Stockton Girl Scouts Collection consists of the Stockton Troop 8 Scrapbook (1937-1956) created by Ms. Kemp and a miscellany of local and national Girl Scout printed matter (1920-1950).