Clement Calhoun Young papers, 1885-1948.


Clement Calhoun Young papers, 1885-1948.

A few family letters, campaign speeches (mainly, 1934), clippings, certificates and diplomas (in v. 2) and photographs. Telegram from Hugo Eckener, from the Graf Zeppelin, Aug. 1927, and memorial resolutions, California Legislature, Mar. 3, 1948, included. Also, family portraits and pictures from his college years and governorship.

1 box, 1 portfolio, 1 oversize folder.

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