This collection consists of the personal papers and artifacts of Charles Stanley Chapman, son of C.C. Chapman. The majority of the material deals with his involvement with the Shriners and the Scottish Rite masonic organizations, as well as correspondence and records from his time in the army during the First World War.
1911 - 1956
Language of Materials
The materials in this collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.
This collection pertains to C. Stanley Chapman, son of CC Chapman, and includes personal correspondence from his time deployed in World War One, and his involvement with various masonic orders.
Biographical / Historical
Charles Stanley Chapman (1889-1984) was the son of C.C. Chapman, the first mayor of Fullerton and the namesake of Chapman University. C. Stanley Chapman enlisted in the army during World War One. He trained at the Presidio Training Camp before being sent to France in 1917 as a first lieutenant with Battery B of the 5th Field Artillery assigned to the 1st Infantry Division of the American Expeditionary Force. He was discharged in 1919 after participating in the battles at Aisne-Marne, Cantigny, Meuse-Argonne, Montdidier-Noyon, Saizerais, Soissons, and St. Mihiel. C. Stanley Chapman was also a prolific member of local masonic orders, including the Shriners and the Scottish Rite.
[Item title], C. Stanley Chapman Papers (2011.117.r), Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Chapman University, CA. http://chapman.lyrasistechnology.org/repositories/3/resources/136 Accessed September 25, 2017.