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Finding Aid to the Reuben L. Underhill Papers, 1912-1955
BANC MSS 2010/252  
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Description
The papers include correspondence, subject files, legal documents and annotated survey maps. There are also correspondence and drafts of his biography of Thomas O. Larkin, entitled From Cowhides to Golden Fleece, which was originally published by Stanford University Press in 1939.
Background
Reuben L. Underhill was a California land surveyor, based in the San Francisco Bay area. He died in 1955.
Extent
4 cartons, 2 boxes, 14 oversize folders, 4 tubes circa 10 linear feet
Restrictions
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