Walter R. Hepner Memorial Collection


Walter R. Hepner Memorial Coll

San Diego State University
Library and Information Access
Hepner, Frances Keating ; Hepner, Walter Ray, 1891-1976 ; San Diego State College
Walter Hepner served as President of San Diego Sate College (SDSC) from 1935 until his retirement in 1952. He was SDSC's third president, following Samuel T. Black and Edward L. Hardy. The collection documents aspects of Hepner's professional administrative career and his involvement with the community at large, including international travel. The collection dates from 1892 to 1977, with the bulk of documents created between the 1940s and 1960s. The majority of the collection consists of paper materials such as correspondence, retirement mementos, memorial artifacts, and personal scrapbooks. It contains a significant number of speeches written during and after Hepner's tenure as President of San Diego State College (SDSC).
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Collection Size:
4.75 linear feet
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Identification of item, folder title, box number, Walter R. Hepner Memorial 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.