Arthur Lovejoy Cable Papers

collection

Arthur Lovejoy Cable Papers

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Cable, Arthur Lovejoy, b. 1898 – Archives ; Cable, Arthur Lovejoy, b. 1898 – Correspondence ; Cable, John Rufus -- Mental health ; Cable family
Description:
Arthur Lovejoy Cable was born in South Dakota, and grew up in Los Angeles. He worked for the Southern Pacific Railroad (1914-1915), the Imperial Valley Development Company, and as an accountant for a lumber firm in the Pacific Northwest. Cable enlisted in the army in 1917, and was honorably discharged in 1919. This is a small collection of copy correspondence of Arthur Cable primarily to his mother and father, describing his military and work experiences and requesting help in regards to his failing marriage and subsequent divorce. The letters also touch on the mental stability of Cable's brother, John.
Dates covered:
1914-1930
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
0.42 linear feet
For more information:
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Arthur Lovejoy Cable Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.