Harry L. and Norma L. McCumber Collection


Harry L. and Norma L. McCumber

San Diego State University
Library and Information Access
McCumber, Harry L. – Archives ; McCumber, Norma L. – Archives ; McCumber, Harry L. – Correspondence ; McCumber, Norma L. – Correspondence ; Names, Geographical -- California -- San Diego County -- History – Sources ; San Diego (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century – Sources ; San Diego (Calif.) -- Miscellanea
This collection documents the origins of San Diego County place names. Norma L. McCumber (nee Hawkins) began collection the information as a hobby in 1946. She addressed her inquiries to local chambers of commerce and post offices. The collection includes several responses, as well as Mrs. McCumber's notes on the subject. Also included are two letters addressed to Harry L. McCumber, past president of the Conference of California Historical Societies.
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Collection Size:
0.42 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Harry L. and Norma L. McCumber Collection, 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.