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Homer Crotty Papers

Identifier: H-Mss-0244

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection consists of a few papers that hold information about international law and intercultural education. It pulls from conference and bureau materials.


  • 1945-1948


Language of Materials

Languages represented in collection: English.


Collection open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in writing to Special Collections.

Biography / Administrative History

Homer D. Crotty was born on March 15, 1899 in Oakland, California. He attended the University of California and received a BA in 1920 and JD in 1922. In 1923 he received a Master of Laws degree from Harvard Law School. That same year he was hired as an associate attorney by Gibson, Dunn, and Crutcher in Los Angeles, and in 1931 became a senior partner. During the 1930s-1960s Crotty was a library donor and Claremont Colleges trustee. His wife, Ida Hull Lloyd Crotty (1910 - 2000), served as a board member of the Honnold Library at the Claremont Colleges. Homer Crotty died on March 29, 1972.



0.2 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box)


This collection includes Homer Crotty papers that hold information about the progressive development of international law and intercultural education.

Organization and Arrangement

Materials retain their original folder titles and organization.

Physical Location

Please consult repository.


No additions to the collection are anticipated.

Processing Information

This collection was minimally processed to facilitate access. Materials are in their original folders and retain their original folder titles and organization. Front matter written by Katalina Peterson, Scripps College in May 2020. Collection processed by Special Collections staff.


Homer Crotty Papers
In Progress
Katalina Peterson
2020 May
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Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

800 North Dartmouth Ave
Claremont CA 91711 United States