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Thomas P. Walsh diaries, 1892-1933 (bulk 1923-1933).
BANC MSS 99/367 c box 1; BANC MSS 99/367 c box 2; BANC MSS 99/367 c box 3
Collection Overview

Title:

Thomas P. Walsh diaries, 1892-1933 (bulk 1923-1933)

Creator/Contributor:

Walsh, Thomas P., d. 1933, creator

Abstract:

Consists mostly of diaries kept by Walsh, 1892-1933, concerning details of his police work, such as calls, arrests, and daily activities.

Date:

1923 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
San Francisco (Calif.). -- Police Department.
Police -- California -- San Francisco

Note:

After a long career with the San Francisco Police Dept., Thomas P. Walsh was named Chief of Police, but only served "a day or so" before his death on May 1, 1933. Walsh was assigned to Mayor James Rolph's office in City Hall, and later served under Rolph at the Governor's Office in the State Building in San Francisco.

Type:

biography
Diaries.

Physical Description:

print
3 boxes (1.8 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/367 c box 1
BANC MSS 99/367 c box 2
BANC MSS 99/367 c box 3

Origin:

California