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Commission for Relief in Belgium Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0230
Abstract The Commission for Relief in Belgium began in 1914 after World War I began. United States President Herbert Hoover supported the Commission. After the War the Belgian American Educational Foundation took over the Commission for Belgian Relief in 1920. This collection comprises serials from the Belgian American Educational Foundation from 1919-1928.
Dates: 1919-1934

William L. Honnold papers

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-0381
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, reports, maps, plans, photographs, realia, and ephemera relating to the life and career of William L. Honnold (1866-1950), a pioneering American mining engineer in South Africa, who later became a major benefactor to the Claremont Colleges, and his wife, Caroline Burton (1868-1954). The collection documents in particular Honnold’s early career in the coal fields of Minnesota and gold fields of California; his activities in furthering the technique of...
Dates: 1842-1955.; Majority of material found within 1902 - 1950

Hoover books and files from Special Collections office

 Collection
Identifier: 0414
Scope and Contents "This personal library of about one thousand volumes on the history of sciences collected by President Herbert Clark Hoover and his wife, Lou Henry Hoover, came to the Colleges in 1970 as a gift from Herbert Hoover III and the Hoover family.
Dates: 2009 - 2009

Hoover Catalogue Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0415
Dates: 2009 - 2009

The Claremont Colleges Special Collections Autograph and Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: H-Mss-1045
Overview The Claremont Colleges Special Collections Autograph and Manuscript Collection collection was formed by Special Collections of the Claremont Colleges Library to house its various singular manuscript materials created by authors, politicians, and scientists, and other notable figures. The collection includes handwritten letters, typescripts, certificates, photographs, and ephemera. The materials within this collection range widely in creation date and subject, from an illuminated manuscript...
Dates: 1501-1993 and undated; Majority of material found within 1811-1972