Exhibition Checklist

Introduction

C. M. Goethe National Recognition Day Committees. “In Commemoration of the C. M. Goethe National Recognition Day.” Booklet. 1965.

Charles M. Goethe. Diary entry recorded his early eugenic views, 1902. From Diary, 1902-1903

Charles M. Goethe. Photograph. circa 1890s.

Charles M. Goethe Junior High School. “Happy Birthday, Dr. Goethe, the Goethe Go-Round.” Newsletter. Vol. 4, no. 13. March 19, 1965. 

“Goethe Tributes are Plentiful on 90th Birthday.” The Sacramento Bee. March 28, 1965. 

James B. McKinney. Proclamation naming March 31, 1962 as “Dr. Charles M. Goethe Day” by Sacramento Mayor James B. McKinney. March 31, 1962.

Letter from E. A. Dickson to Charles M. Goethe in Report of the State Planning Commission upon its Investigation of the Planning of the Capital of California. Sacramento: State Printing Office, 1918.

Mary Glide Goethe. Photograph. 1905.

Mary Glide Goethe. Photograph. circa 1900s.

California Eugenics Movement: “Reduce Biological Illiteracy”

 “C. M. Goethe Returns with Valuable Ideas.” Sacramento Union. May 17, 1912. From Playgrounds Scrapbook.

Charles M. Goethe. Elfin Forest: a Glimpse of California’s Chaparral. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1953. pp. 73-74.

Charles M. Goethe. War Profits and Better Babies. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1946. cover, p. 94.

Charles M. Goethe and Mary Glide Goethe in Kagos in Japan. Postcard. circa 1911.

Charles M. Goethe and Mary Glide Goethe. Passport. 1924.

Charles M. Goethe to Warner L. Marsh. Letter. March 31, 1961.

Clarence J. Gamble. “The Prevention of Mental Deficiency by Sterilization, 1949.”  Reprinted from The American Journal of Mental Deficiency. Vol. 56, p. 192. July 1951. By the Human Betterment League of North Carolina.  

Franklin Hichborn. “Red Morals.” Berkeley: California Liberals Committee, 1920.

Robert Kennedy to Charles M. Goethe. Letter. July 23, 1965.

Strom Thurmond to Charles M. Goethe. Letter. March 11, 1957.

“We-2 Dedicate Lives to Lessen Biological Illiteracy.” American Nature Study Society. November 1963. Front page, p. 2. From the J. Harold Severaid papers. 

Conservation: “Learn to Read the Trailside as a Book”

C. M. Goethe Arboretum. Photographs. 1965-1966. From the Warner L. Marsh papers.

Charles M. Goethe Arboretum Society Founding Documents. December 1968. From the Warner L. Marsh papers.

Charles M. Goethe to Librarian. Letter. May 14, 1955.

Charles M. Goethe to Librarian. Letter. November 23, 1956.

Charles M. Goethe to Warner L. Marsh. Letter. March 28, 1961.

George Dobbins to Robert Burns. Letter. September 27, 1966.

Guy A. West speech, March 28, 1964.

 “Interpretive Parks Movement.” Yosemite. Vol. xxxix, no. 7. July 1960.

John B. Allard. Nature Notes from California State Redwood Parks. Sacramento State College Publications, Natural History Series, no. 4. June 1951.

Mrs. Lynde Johnson to Charles M. Goethe. Letter. May 23, 1966.

Save-the-Redwoods League. “Saving the Redwoods.” Pamphlet. Berkeley. circa 1949.

University Arboretum. Photograph taken by Payne Vang. September 2005.

Warner L. Marsh. Photograph. No date. From the Warner L. Marsh papers.

Warner L. Marsh. Plan for the C. M. Goethe Arboretum. March 1960.

California State University, Sacramento

Charles M. Goethe. Mother Lode Gold Mining Stories. Sacramento State College Publications, Natural History Series, no. 1. September 1950.

Charles M. Goethe home, “Julia Morgan House.” Photograph. No date.

Charles M. Goethe to Guy West. Letter. February 21, 1963.

Charles M. Goethe to Horace B. Wulff. Letter. February 1, 1957. This carbon copy of the letter was sent to Dr. Alan D. Covey.

Charles M. Goethe to Sacramento State Library, Attention: Dr. Alan D. Covey. Letter. November 20, 1958.

John B. Allard. Nature Notes from California State Redwood Parks. Sacramento State College Publications, Natural History Series, no. 4. June 1951.

May Second Committee. “Banned at Sac State.” Flyer, circa 1965.

Mary Glide Goethe Memorial Fund Zinc Plate. No date.

Mary Glide Goethe Memorial Fund Book Plate. Book plate from: Charles M. Goethe. Geogardening. Sacramento: Keystone Press, 1948.

Rodger Bishton to Charles M. Goethe. Letter. December 21, 1963.

Thomas F. Wittsche. Check List of the Wild Plants, Sacramento Area. Sacramento State College Publications, Natural History Series, no. 3. May 1951.