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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 1058

Photograph albums of Joan Marie Anderson, 1969-1970


Two photographs albums compiled by Joan Marie Anderson, the Vice President for Political Action of the San Francisco chapter of the Young Republicans.


  • Creation: 1969-1970

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Joan Marie Anderson as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.


.42 linear feet (1 file box)

Collection contains two photograph albums dating from late 1969 through 1970. The albums document meetings, events, and social activities of the San Francisco chapter of the Young Republicans. Included are cocktail parties, events, and speaking engagements for Republican candidates and elected officials in the state. Republican officials featured include the Honorable Paul N. McCloskey, Jr.; Spencer Williams, a candidate for the Republican nomination for California's attorney general; the Honorable Evelle J. Younger; the Honorable Janet Aitken; State Senator Milton Marks; and the Honorable James Mailliard. Photographs of each event are separated by a page detailing the event, including where it was being held, speakers, and topics. Each individual photograph is also captioned with information on the featured activity.


Joan Marie Anderson served as Vice President for Political Action of the San Francisco chapter of the Young Republicans (1969-1970). During those years, she photographed and described the political action activities, including meetings and events, of the San Francisco Young Republicans. The Young Republicans officially organized in 1931 as the Young Republican National Federation under the leadership of George H. Olmsted.

Physical Location

Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 2019-M208

The photo albums of Joan Marie Anderson were acquired from Between the Covers Rare Books, Inc., in December 2019.

Processing Information

Processed: March 2020

By: Laura Peimer.

The Schlesinger Library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.  Finding aids may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Language of description
Processing of this collection was made possible by Radcliffe Class of 1956 and the Mary Mitchell Wood Manuscript Processing Fund.

Repository Details

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