Finding Aid to the Millicent Willson Hearst Papers, 1914-1947 (bulk 1926-1935)

Finding Aid written by E. Stephens
Funding for processing this collection was provided by the Hearst Foundation
The Bancroft Library
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid to the Millicent Willson Hearst Papers, 1914-1947 (bulk 1926-1935)

Collection number: BANC MSS 77/185 z

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
Funding for processing this collection was provided by the Hearst Foundation
Finding Aid Author(s):
Finding Aid written by E. Stephens
Date Completed:
April 2006
Finding Aid Encoded By:
GenX
© 2010 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Millicent Willson Hearst papers
Date (inclusive): 1914-1947
Date (bulk): 1926-1935
Collection Number: BANC MSS 77/185 z
Creators: Hearst, Millicent Willson Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951
Extent: Number of containers: 1 box, 1 carton, 1 volume, 1 oversize folder. Linear feet: 1.65
Repository: The Bancroft Library.
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-6000
Phone: (510) 642-6481
Fax: (510) 642-7589
Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
URL: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/
Abstract: The Millicent Willson Hearst Papers, 1914-1947 (bulk 1926-1935), contain social correspondence; charity files; real estate files for property in New York, Florida and Georgia; financial files; and personal and household expense files.
Languages Represented: Collection materials are in English
Physical Location: Many of the Bancroft Library collections are stored offsite and advance notice may be required for use. For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.

Information for Researchers

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Millicent Willson Hearst Papers, BANC MSS 77/185 z, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Alternate Forms Available

There are no alternate forms of this collection.

Related Collections

William Randolph Hearst papers, BANC MSS 77/121 c
William Randolph Hearst, Jr. papers, BANC MSS 91/2 c

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog
Hearst, Millicent Willson--Archives
Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951
Hearst family
Milk Fund for Babies

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

The Millicent Willson Hearst Papers were given to The Bancroft Library by William Randolph Hearst Jr. and Randolph Apperson Hearst on January 31, 1977.

Accruals

No additions are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by E. Stephens in 2004.

Biographical Information

Millicent Veronica Willson Hearst was the wife of William Randolph Hearst. She was born in 1882 and died in 1974

Scope and Content

The Millicent Willson Hearst Papers, 1914-1947 (bulk 1926-1935), contain social correspondence; charity files; real estate files for property in New York, Florida and Georgia; financial files; and personal and household expense files. Also includes a small amount of family correspondence. Arranged into two series: Correspondence and Personal Files.

Container Listing

 

Series 1: Correspondence. 1914-1947

box 1, folder 1

Hearst, William Randolph, valentine. 1920

box 1, folder 2

Hearst, George and Blanche. 1928-29

box 1, folder 3

Hearst, William Randolph, Jr. 1926-31

box 1, folder 4

Hearst, David Elbert and Randolph Apperson. 1926-28

box 1, folder 5

Hearst family, miscellaneous. 1927-29

box 1, folder 6

Willson family, miscellaneous. 1926-28

box 1, folder 7

Bori, Lucretia. 1928-31

box 1, folder 8

Brisbane, Arthur. 1919-29

box 1, folder 9

Harpers Bazar. 1928-35

box 1, folder 10

Head, Alice M. 1926-29

box 1, folder 11

Hutton, Marjorie. 1928-29

box 1, folder 12

Marbury, Elisabeth. 1927-29

box 1, folder 13

Morgan, Julia. 1927-29

box 1, folder 14

New York American. 1927-35

box 1, folder 15

Pignatelli, Conchita Chapman and Valerio. 1828-31

box 1, folder 16

Windsor, Wallis, cards and thank you notes. 1947

box 1, folder 17

Wolfe, Elsie de. 1928-29

box 1, folder 18

Ziegfield, Florenz. 1927-31

box 1, folder 19-28

A-Z, miscellaneous. 1914-36

carton 1, folder 1

Requests for employment. 1926-35

carton 1, folder 2

Christmas cards. undated

carton 1, folder 3

Secretarial notes for correspondence. 1925-35

volume 1

Scrapbook of invitations and social correspondence. circa 1923-34

Scope and Content Note

Includes a loose certificate from the Metropolitan Museum of Art dated May 17, 1954, naming Mrs. Hearst an Honorary Fellow of the museum.
 

Series 2: Personal Files. 1925-1935

carton 1, folder 4-7

Milk Fund for Babies. 1926-35

carton 1, folder 8

Detention House for Women. 1928-29

carton 1, folder 9

Mayor' Naval Committee. 1939-41

carton 1, folder 10

New York Infirmary for Women and Children. 1929-30

carton 1, folder 11-15

Charitable contributions. 1926-35

carton 1, folder 16-22

Real Estate (New York, Palm Beach and Georgia). 1935

oversize-folder 1C

Arizona [property maps?]. undated

carton 1, folder 23-34

Financial files. 1926-35

carton 1, folder 35-41

Personal expenses. 1921-35

carton 1, folder 42

Clues for treasure hunt and costume list. undated

carton 1, folder 43-44

Invitations. 1927-35

carton 1, folder 45-46

Calling cards, miscellaneous. undated