Title:Pearson family papers, 1858-1960
Creator/Contributor:Pearson, Samuel B.
Creator/Contributor:Pearson, Margaret V.
Consists of diaries, correspondence, and newspaper clippings. Diaries are by Samuel Pearson and his wife Margaret Pearson;
they include Samuel Pearson's service Spanish-American War in Cuba, and time stationed in Calif. and Japan. Also includes
menus, military documents, a scrapbook, and newspaper clippings covering Plainfield, N.J. and Quakers.
Subject:n-us-ca -- n-us-nj -- a-ja---
Pearson, Samuel B -- Diaries
Pearson, Margaret V -- Diaries
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Sources
Japan -- Description and travel
California -- Description and travel
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC )
Samuel Burnette Pearson was born ca. 1873 and died Oct. 18, 1929. He served in Cuba during the Spanish-American War in the
1 box and 1 v. (.4 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 2002/263 cz v.1