US ILfC SC/039
Name and location of repository
Level of description
J.S. Hyatt, North Shore Line Diaries
- 1926-1940 (Creation)
Name of creator
J. S. Hyatt was a civil engineer for the Chicago Rapid Transit Company (1912) and the North Shore Line beginning in the 1920s.
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
This collection consists of ten diaries belonging to J.S. Hyatt. They provide insight into his day-to-day life and his work as a civil engineer, with the majority of the diaries documenting various appointments and meetings.
System of arrangement
The diaries are arranged chronologically.
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Scripts of the material
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Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation to Lake County Historical Collection, housed at Lake Forest College since the 1980s.