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J. A. Welch Letters, 1917-1928

Correspondence regarding efforts to build Bayshore Highway and Skyline Blvd.

J. Allen Hawkins Studio Collection of Negatives

The J. Allen Hawkins Studio Collection of Negatives consists of 3027 negatives and 3607 prints (both vintage prints and copy prints), 1924-1972, that depict commercial sites, residences, and other subjects in and around Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley in...

J. Arthur Ragsdale papers relating to his trial under the California criminal syndicalism law in the 1920s : including his notes on the proceedings, circa 1917-1963.

Includes a list of questions for jurors during selection, military discharge papers from 1917, and a certificate of work under the Office of Scientific Research and Development during World War II from 1945. Some items discussing the trial reference interviews,...

J. C. Morrill Company, 1859-1867.

Account books, 1862-66; correspondence, 1860-67; receipts, 1859-66.

J. C. Morrill Company Collection

Account books, 1862-66; correspondence, 1860-67; receipts, 1859-66....

J. C. W. Brenan letter to his father, 1856 August 6.

Holograph letter written by J. C. W. Brenan from New Orleans informing his father of his imminent departure on the Steamer Granada for Nicaragua to join General William Walker's army, in which he was promised the position of Lieutenancy in...

J. Castor de Guzman letters, 1864.

Written from Murphy's Bar, Calif. to Juan de Dios Sepulveda in San Francisco to obtain certified copies of documents in Spain concerning inheritance of family estate.

J. Desmond Clark papers, circa 1929-2002.

Correspondence, writings, conference and course materials, research notes subject files, papers by others, maps and rock art drawings. The collection includes a significant amount of material related to his work in Africa, particularly on Ethiopia and Kalambo Falls.

J. Dewitt Miller letters written to him, 1875.

Letters from C.B. Lewis and R.D.S. Taylor, his publisher, concerning Lewis's book, Quad's odd.

J. E. Clayton correspondence and papers, 1854-1904.

Diaries, 1877-1889 (5 v.), field notebooks, 1857-1889 (22 v.), reports, accounts, legal papers, manuscript maps. Also includes correspondence (incoming and outgoing), 1857-1891.

J. Edward Johnson papers.

Files relating to the biography of Justices of the California Supreme Court, published as History of the Supreme Court Justices of California.

J. F. Allison letters : to his family : ALS, 1851-1852.

Written from Sacramento, two appended to lettersheets of the second and third issues of Sacramento News-Letter, a fortnightly publication. Relate to his business, that of selling goods on commission.

J. Fessenden Clark letters : San Francisco, Calif. to Robert G. Byxbee, Navarro Ridge, Mendacino, Calif. : ALS, 1886, 1890.

Deals with accounts, filling orders, transport of goods, retaining customers and underselling competitors for the Navarro Mill Co.

J. Foster Flagg Papers, ca. late 1800s-early 1900s

Papers of an engineer and astronomer, who spent his last years in Santa Barbara. Includes maps of North and South America, documents relating to J. Foster Flagg, Flagg family genealogy, and four late 19th-early 20th century photo albums of Latin...

J. Frank Mackey papers, 1899-1914.

Date books and diaries recording engagements of the Mackey Amusement Enterprises, handling bookings for theater, vaudeville, and talking pictures (actors performing scripts during silent film showings). Some volumes include accounts and addresses.

J. G. Cooper letters : to his family, 1853-1864.

The early letters describe his activities while a member of the Isaac Ingalls Stevens' party to explore a route for the Pacific Railroad, life at Fort Vancouver, the collecting of specimens and gold washing. Later letters relate to his work...

J. Henry Brown autobiography and related materials : Salem, Oregon, 1878-1888.

Describes his 1847 overland journey; the Rogue River Indian wars of 1855-1856; adventures in Oregon and California, to which he trailed cattle in 1858; Civil War service with the 1st Oregon Cavalry Volunteers in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Bound in...

J. Howard Ackerman account statements : ADS, 1848.

Articles delivered after Leidesdorff's death and previous to appointment of W.D.M. Howard as administrator. With this; receipt to Howard for nails left with Leidesdorff by Francisco Ramides (?) Jan. 4, 1848, witnessed by Ackerman.

J. J. Snook poem, 1909 August 23.

Printed poem titled "The Glorious 22nd," written by J. J. Snook, a former Union soldier of the 22nd Michigan Infantry. The poem describes General George Henry Thomas' selection of the 22nd Michigan for his headquarter guard.

A. J. Mills Mexican War letter, 1847

Letter and partial typescript from A. J. Mills, of the 1st Regiment of Missouri Mounted Volunteers under Colonel Alexander W. Doniphan, to his brother detailing his experiences during the war against Mexico, culminating in the Battle of Sacramento and march...

J. Milton Bailey letters to family, 1850-1853.

Describing overland journey from Missouri to California in 1850, experiences mining in Nevada City and farming on Skull Bone Ranch near Colusa. Also included are a few letters from his brother Henry who joined him on his farm in 1853.

J. Paul Getty Museum Department of Education and Academic Affairs records

Records consist of memoranda, correspondence, reports, handouts, meeting notes, exhibit designs and related materials, public announcements, policy guidelines, visitor responses, educational materials, photographic materials, contracts, and publicity concerning the activities of the J. Paul Getty Museum Department of Education and...

J. Paul Getty Museum, Department of Manuscripts, photographs of unpacking the Ludwig collection

Records comprise photographs, and photocopies of the photographs, of the opening and unpacking of the Ludwig Collection of illuminated manuscripts purchased by the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1983.

J. Paul Getty Museum exhibition photographs

The records comprise written documentation and photographs documenting the exhibitions of the J. Paul Getty Museum from the early 1980s to 2004. Materials include black-and-white and color photographic prints, slides, negatives, transparencies, and digital images (TIFFs).

J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Villa construction records

Correspondence, reports from the architects and builders, legal and financial documents, blueprints and models, photos, printed matter and oral histories, dating 1960, 1964, 1968-1986, undated (bulk 1971-1974) concern the design and construction of the J. Paul Getty Museum (Villa).

J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Villa event recordings

The records comprise audio recordings, video recordings, and ephemera that document public events sponsored by the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Villa from 2006 to the present.

J. Paul Getty Museum guest scholar and conservator files

The records comprise files relating to J. Paul Getty Museum guest scholars, visiting conservators and general program files, dating 1978-1996, in addition to photograph albums dating 1979-2005. Files include general and personal information regarding visitors as well as information and...

J. Paul Getty Museum, library inventory and accession records

The records comprise inventories, lists, and accession records from the museum and library, listing J. Paul Getty's personal books and furniture in the museum, reference books in the library, and books purchased for the library of the J. Paul Getty...

J. Paul Getty Museum Public Programs Performing Arts Recordings

The records comprise audio and video recordings of performances sponsored by the J. Paul Getty Museum Public Programs department between 1998 and 2011. The event series include Friday Nights at the Getty, Saturday Nights at the Getty, The Sounds of...

J. Paul Getty Museum, Registrar's Office, Registrar correspondence

The records comprise internal and external correspondence from Pamela Wiget, Registrar of the J. Paul Getty Museum from 1973-1975. The external correspondence contains information on day-to-day administrative activities; the internal correspondence consists of both letters and memoranda addressed primarily to...

J. Paul Getty Trust Documentation of the Installation of Taste at the Restaurant at the Getty Center

Records document the 1997 creation and execution of Taste, Alexis Smith's permanent mixed-media installation for the Restaurant at the Getty Center. Materials comprise 35mm color slides; 4 x 5 inch color transparencies; 4 x 5 inch color and black-and-white negatives;...

J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Center site planning and construction photographs

Records comprise photographic prints, snapshots, contact sheets, slides, and negatives, dating 1947-1997 (bulk 1984-1997), that were created and maintained by the J. Paul Getty Trust Building Program. Images document the planning and building of the Getty Center in Brentwood, California...

J. Paul Getty Trust Inventory of Getty Publications, 1954-2012 and undated

The materials include publications issued by the J. Paul Getty Trust or Getty Publications, including titles published by, or on behalf of, the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Center for the History of Art and...

J. Paul Getty Trust press relations records

The records comprise press releases and press clippings issued by and about the J. Paul Getty Trust and J. Paul Getty Museum, 1954-2007. The press releases document the events and activities the Getty wished to publicize to the media. The...

J. Paul Getty Trust, Publications records

These records were generated by the J. Paul Getty Trust Publications offices and departments and its related Editorial Committee during the course of day-to-day operations. The records comprise correspondence, memoranda, publishing proposals, budget information (including information from the J. Paul...

J. Paul Getty Trust, Records and Archives administrative records

The records reflect the early development of the records management and archives policies and practices for the emerging J. Paul Getty Trust. The records date from 1980 to 1990 and include reports and recommendations of archival consultant, Nicholas Olsberg as...

J. Richard Challacombe photograph collection pertaining to the early logging of giant sequoia in the Sierra Nevada [graphic].

Includes photographs pertaining to the early logging and lumbering of giant sequoia in the Sierra Nevada of California; Converse Basin grove, Calaveras Big Tree grove, and other giant sequoia habitats; early figures in the movement to conserve the giant sequoia;...

J. Ross Browne letters, 1849-1859.

Describe California in 1849 and concern property in Oakland; some to J.W. Denver re the condition of California Indians. Also photocopy of letter to James A. Garfield, protesting the liquor tax.

J. Rupert Mason on single tax, irrigation districts and municipal bankruptcy : oral history transcript / and related material, 1957.

Notes his family and early life, including experiences as a bondsalesman; his own firm in San Francisco; his ideas on irrigation and municipal bond issues and government controls; theories of taxation; interest in and work for various water and power...

J. Rupert Mason papers, 1935-1958.

Papers and correspondence of San Francisco banker and bond broker J. Rupert Mason, primarily regarding single tax and business aspects of California irrigation, water, and land use.

J. S. Holliday papers, 1959-2006.

Drafts and research materials from Holliday's books "The World Rushed In," and "Rush for Riches," along with journal articles, and papers relating to Holliday's employment at the Oakland Museum, the Bancroft Library, and the California Historical Society.

J. Stilson Judah: New Religious Movements Collection

The collection consists mainly of Library director N. Stilson Judah's materials on New Religious Movements. There is some personal materials that reflect Judah's interest in tennis and ballroom dancing and an oral history about his life.

J. T. Copeland letter, 1889 June 9.

Holograph letter from attorney J. T. Copeland to General N. M. Carr, regarding a letter from General Boynton and the reputation of General Rosecrans. Written from Orange Park, Fla.

J. Torrey Connor papers, circa 1878-1935.

Collection mainly consists of clippings of magazine and newspaper articles by Oakland author J. Torrey Connor from the 1890's-ca.1930. Many of these were published in Los Angeles newspapers or in national publications. Also contains clippings from society pages about Connor,...

J. Walter Thompson Company scripts and production material

An early innovator in radio and television advertising, the J. Walter Thompson Company developed a leading edge in program production in both media. The collection consists of scripts and production material for television variety specials such as the Academy Awards...

A. J. Weinman letters, 1899-1901, to his family.

Letters written by him, mostly from the Yukon Territory, describing his work mining gold. Comments on weather, trip from Skagway to Dawson City, Dawson City, life in mining camp, difficulties with cooks, etc.

J. William Futrell Sierra Club papers, 1974-1978.

Papers relating to Futrell's involvement in the Sierra Club.

J. William Schuchert letters : Marysville, Calif., to John P. Mann, Chester, Ill., 1852-1853.

Contains two handwritten letters to a friend back home concerning J. William Schuchert's life in California. In the first letter (3 p.), dated Oct. 22,1852, Schuchert describes his overland trip to California, the town of Marysville, California, including finding work...

Jabes (Edward) drawings of the Miss. Kidder house

The Edward Jabes drawings of the Miss. Kidder house spans 3 linear feet and dates from circa 1930. The collection consists of one flat file folder that contains four original drawings and 12 blueprints, none of which are dated. Drawings...

Jablonski (Henryk) papers

Correspondence, speeches and writings, reports, and printed matter, relating to governmental administration in Poland, Polish foreign relations, and the Polish educational system.

Jache (Chreslos [Don Pedro Anselmo]) compuestas por. Compuestas por Don Pedro Anselmo Chreslos Jache - Analysis of the social and economic state of Mexico

This humorous and sarcastic mid-eighteenth century treatise attributes a heavily anti-Spaniard perspective to Mexico City's multiracial lower-class population, particularly in relation to themes such as peninsular privilege and racial discrimination. Taking the form of traditional Spanish legal codes, the text...

Jacinto Blanco Fons [?] ordenes del Dia : Jalisco, Mexico : DS, 1849 Mar. 6-9.

Assignments to military duty in Zapopan and other places in the state of Jalisco.

Jacinto (Louis) Los Angeles Event Photographs

Louis Jacinto photographs primarily of a mural at the Sunset Junction Street Fair in Los Angeles, 1982. Also includes one photograph of onlookers at the 1982 Los Angeles Christopher Street West pride parade.

Jack Alroy Holmes papers.

Research, correspondence, subject, teaching related records and materials, university related records and materials, works and notes, and professional organization materials concerning his interests and activities.

Jack Collom papers, [ca. 1961-1976]

Letters to Ken Pettitt, and poems by him.

Jack Family Papers

Correspondence, business records, and photographs relating to the Jack Family and San Luis Obispo, California.

Jack Fleming prison ephemera collection, 1796-2001 (bulk 1900-1999).

Ephemera, correspondence, photographs and other materials relating to California prisons, the Tom Mooney case, Black history and the Ku Klux Klan.

Jack Foley miscellany, 1987-2010.

Includes two items by Foley: "Indeed the name was Irish," a St. Patrick's Day address (with Adelle Foley) to the Commonwealth Club of San Francisco, delivered March 14, 1990; and the text of a reading at Cody's Books, Berkeley, June...

Jack Harrison Pollack photographs relating to Earl Warren [graphic]

Photographs show views related to Earl Warren, including the Governor's Mansion, press photos, official functions, family gatherings, portraits of Warren, photos of his gravestone, etc.

Jack Hirschman letters : to Neeli Cherkovski, 1974.

Contains letters and mss. poems. Letters discuss fellow poets Charles Bukowski, and Allen Ginsberg, Hirschman's work on the magazine "Phoenix," and his translation work.

Jack In The Box film script

Revised final draft of film script by The American Film Institute. Horror movie involving Mexican witchcraft partially filmed at the Southwest Museum.

Jack (J. F.) Collection, 1906

Photograph album. Album with captioned views of Virginia. Documents a trip taken mid-summer of 1906 on the steamer Middlesex up the Rappahannock River from the Fredericksburg Wharf to the Walsingham Estate and Belle Grove "birthplace of President Madison." Also Curl...

Jack London Collection 1893-1977.

Correspondence, articles, clippings, ephemera, pamphlets, personal records

Jack London papers, 1902-1940.

Nine letters to Frank Putnam (Nov.15, 1902 - Mar.7, 1905) relating to the controversy over publication of his story, The One Thousand Dozen, in the National Magazine. With these: carbon of a letter from Putnam to London, Feb. 23, 1905;...

The Jack London story and the Beauty Ranch : oral history transcript / 2001.

The Jack London family, including grandmother Eliza London Shepard and father Irving Shepard; memories of growing up on the London "Beauty" Ranch and of Charmian Kittredge London; London daughters Joan Abbot and Becky London; the controversy surrounding the London estate...

Jack Micheline memorial reading and obituary notices, 1998.

Collection contains the notice of the March 3, 1998 memorial at 439 Guerrero St. in San Francisco, a program, a printed email description of event from Jesse Beagle sent to Jack Foley, flyers, broadsides, obituaries, and related newspaper clippings.

Jack Micheline papers : additions, 1962-1998.

Jack Micheline reading in San Francisco, 2/7/89 and 8/9/97.

Jack Rowan in Berkeley, Calif. [graphic]

Doug Ballinger and John (Jack) Rowan in front of Berkeley's Center for Independent Living, and Rowan on Telegraph Ave. carrying Christmas tree on his wheelchair.

Jack Shaffer collection of cooperative materials, 1940-2000.

Books and serials relating to a wide range of domestic and international cooperatives ranging from agrarian to financial to healthcare cooperatives, among others.

Jack Spicer letters to Allan Joyce : New York and Boston, 1955-1956.

Also included: Manhattan [poem] written on a postcard addressed to Allan Joyce; and some notes on Whitman for Allan Joyce [1 l.]

Jack Spicer letters to Myrsam H. Wixman, 1955-1956.

Letters written from Boston and New York to a student friend at Berkeley.

Jack Spicer papers, 1954-1964.

Letters to Graham F. Mackintosh; letters to Donald M. Allen, with carbons of Allen's letters; Mss of poems, published and unpublished; galleys for Book of magazine verse; typescript and galleys for Language; typescript of Lament for the Makers; unpublished book...

Jack Spicer papers, [1956]-1963.

Consists chiefly of typescripts and manuscripts of single and collected poems, all undated. Includes typescripts of 9 poems, including 3 signed by Spicer, and poems collected under the titles: Billy the Kid; The heads of the town up to the...

Jack T. Casey papers, 1913-1956.

Letters, notes, reports, statements, and other material relating mainly to the Central Valley Project and to water problems in California.

Jack Werner Stauffacher papers, circa 1940's-2008.

Papers include correspondence, work samples, project files, teaching materials, photographs, broadsides.

Jack Wilkinson Smith papers, 1925-1949.

Letters written by him, 1930-1948; a few letters to him, mainly on behalf of the Murder Club of Los Angeles; manuscripts of short stories, brief articles and poems by him; clippings re his paintings; obituary clippings; and miscellaneous personalia.

Jacki Bacharach Papers

The Jacki Bacharach papers consist of transit studies, environmental impact reports, general reports, meeting minutes and agendas, workshop notes, transit corridor maps, correspondence, and various planning papers for rail lines, bus routes, and transit organization functions.

Jackie Coogan Ranch records

In the mid-1920s, Jackie Coogan Productions purchased a cattle ranch near Campo, California, approximately fifty miles east of San Diego, on behalf of child actor Jackie Coogan. The collection contains correspondence and financial documents related to the operations of the...

Jackling (Daniel C.) Papers

This collection includes material organized in four series: Private Papers, Personal Papers, Photographs and Printed Matter, and Ledgers and Accounts....

Jacks (David) Collection

Includes personal and business papers belonging to David Jacks and the David Jacks Corporation presented to the Huntington Library by his daughter, Margaret Anna Jacks, April, 1958...

Jacks (David) Papers

The DAVID JACKS PAPERS include correspondence, primarily business; legal and official documents in the form of leases, bills of sale, transfers of title, and court actions; financial papers; maps; clippings and printed materials; and photographs, photostats and prints. There are...

Jackson, Andrew Letter : to Maj. Gen. Pillow, 1861 October 19.

Holograph letter written at the Hermitage recommending a good plantation manager to Maj. Gen. Pillow.

Jackson Burgess papers, 1950-1979.

Correspondence, manuscripts, course notes and plans concerning his interests and activities as a professor of English at U.C. Berkeley.

Jackson (Calvin) Papers

Papers of Calvin Jackson (1919-1985), jazz pianist, composer, arranger, ensemble leader, and host of radio and television programs featuring jazz music and performers. The material consists of manuscript scores and instrumental parts for Jackson's own compositions, his arrangements of the...

Jackson County (Ore.) Records

This collection of Jackson County records consists of about 1600 items formerly held by the County Clerk's Office. They include licences, bills, receipts and certificates pertaining to ferries, peddling, road building, elections and liquor sales (1853-1891)....

Jackson County, Oregon, records, 1856-1862.

Receipts, coroner's reports and fee bills; and bridge commissioner's report.

Jackson (Florence) collection

Clippings, leaflets, and miscellanea, relating mostly to relief work in World War I.

Jackson (George P.) Collection of Southern Hymnody Index

George Pullen Jackson (1874-1953) taught German at various institutions beginning in 1905, was a professor of German (1918-43) and emeritus at Vanderbilt University, President of the University Philharmonic Society in Grand Forks, North Dakota (1913-18), the founder of the Nashville...

Jackson (Grant) Papers

This collection includes certificates, correspondence, legal documents, manuscripts, legal papers, and a scrapbook regarding the professional career of Grant Jackson. Materials are from 1886-1924.

Jackson H. Ralston papers, circa 1877-1945.

Correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, and legal files relating to Jackson's career in international law. Major topics include the Single Tax and the Pious Fund case of 1902.

Jackson (Holbrook) Papers

Holbrook Jackson (1874-1948) was born in Liverpool, England. He began publishing articles at age 16 while working as a clerk. He co-edited the in 1907 and edited , which he later bought out in order to edit his own literary...

Jackson (I. Andrea Hoffman) Papers

This collection contains items related to the work of I. Andrea Hoffman Jackson, a sculptor and art writer in San Diego including a scrapbook on her body of work, interviews of local artists for her book, "San Diego Artists," and...

Jackson (Ida L.) Papers

The Ida L. Jackson papers encompass certificates, pamphlets, programs, correspondence, and photographs documenting her activities as the first African American public school teacher in Oakland and as the founder of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority on the west coast.

Jackson (Joseph H.) Papers

The collection consists mainly of correspondence (both letters written to Jackson and his replies); manuscripts of a few books and articles; notes and research materials; royalty statements; clippings of his book review columns; and some photographs. They cover the period...

Jackson (Kennell A.) Collection on Branner Hall

These materials were collected by Kennell A. Jackson during his tenure as Resident Fellow in Branner Hall at Stanford. Included are Branner yearbooks, directories, and assorted newsletters; scripts from Branner orientation skits, 1991-2003, and other plays put on by dorm...

Jackson (Kennell A.) Papers

The materials consist of research and teaching files....

Jackson (Leroy F.) Papers?

The papers consist of the following series:...

Jackson (Richard Harrison) papers

Speeches, memoranda, reports, orders, and printed matter, relating to American naval policy during the 1920s. Includes summaries of intelligence reports, received by the United States Embassy in France, 1917-1918.

Jackson (Robert A.) papers,

Diaries, essays, and clippings, relating to relief work in Belgium carried out by the Commission for Relief in Belgium during World War I.

Jackson (Robert W.) Papers

This collection consists of materials that document four NASA space programs during the years 1967 to 1988: Biosatellite, Magellan, Pioneer and Voyager. The materials were collected by Robert W. Jackson, who served as Recovery Controller for the Biosatellite program and...

Jackson, W. Turrentine (William Turrentine) Papers, 1950-1989.

Drafts of Jackson's articles, books, and papers; research notes; class lectures; and correspondence concerning his research interests in the Trans-Mississippi West and California mining, as well as his organizational affiliations.

Jackson (William H.) Photographs: Mexican Views

Contains views of street scenes from various Mexican locations depicting peddlers, water carriers, children carring burdens on their backs, etc.; also included are a general view of Chihuahua, a cathedral in Mexico City, a palace and, a pottery market in...

Jackson (William Henry) photographs

These 25 mounted photographs, depicting views of Yellowstone National Park, and various lakes and mountains in Colorado, Montana, and Grand Teton National Park, were taken by renowned American photographer William Henry Jackson between 1871 and 1873. They represent part of...

Jackson, William Henry Photographs of California missions, New Mexico scenes, and Indian pueblos [graphic]

views of eleven missions, featuring buildings, friars in mission gardens, cemeteries, etc.

Jackson (William Henry) Photographs of the California Missions

A collection of albumen photographs of 12 California Missions, taken by nineteenth-century photographer William Henry Jackson sometime between 1885 and 1890. All of the photographs are titled and signed, “W.H.J. & Co.” One or more images of the following missions...

Jacob Blumlein and Phillipine Hellman engagement agreement, 1862.

An 1862 engagement agreement for Jacob Blumlein and Phillipine Hellman and a document providing details about the power of attorney.

Jacob C. Fredericks papers, 1872-1951.

Consists of letters and legal documents including real estate agreements, builder's bonds, remodeling specifications, claim of lien, attorney for lien claimant letter, U.S. citizenship papers, grant deeds, tax payments, and the last will of William Fredericks (dated Jan. 5, 1951)....

Jacob C. Hawley papers, 1862-1896.

Relating to his service as San Francisco agent for the Elk River and Arcata Mill and Lumber Companies and for the steamer Arcata, concerned with shipping along the coast and in Hawaii.

Jacob C. Hawley papers, 1867-1902.

Contains correspondence, legal documents and financial records pertaining to mining and other business dealings in California.

Jacob Christian Jacobsen writings, [ca.1970-1978].

Typescript copies of two works by Jacobsen: "Family History," a short biography of his father, Jacob Christian Jacobsen, containing information on his arrival in Montana in 1889 from Denmark, farming in Montana, and growing potatoes in Idaho. And "Recollections," concerning...

Jacob H. Holeman correspondence, 1851-1854.

Mostly drafts and fragments relating to Holeman's service as Indian Agent in Utah, 1851-1853, including letters to Luke Lea, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, May 1 and 8-11, 1852, and May 14, 1853; to R.M. Halliday, February 1, 1853; and a...

Jacob P. Leese papers and accounts, 1837-1849.

account books, one in Spanish, recording goods sold to William S. Hinckley, Nathan Spear, A.B. Thompson and others; cargo book for the brig Eveline; inventory of stock in store; drafts of letters to Sherman Peck and A.B. Thompson; letter from...

Jacob (Paul) papers

Writings, correspondence, press releases, campaign literature, serial issues, clippings, and memorabilia, relating to activities of the Libertarian Party in the United States, its efforts to secure positions on the ballot for its candidates in various states, its opposition to military...

Jacob Primer Leese papers, 1838-1865.

Include bond with A.B. Thompson, letter by Cesareo Lataillade, and incomplete account book, 1838-1841.

Jacob Rosenberg papers and photographs, 1868-1917.

The collection consists of genealogical information, a small amount of correspondence, Jacob Rosenberg's journal and notebook (which includes his memoir of his childhood and his experiences leaving Prussia and then settling and working in Northern California), handwritten prayer books Jacob...

Jacob Rudolph Hoesli papers, 1830-1858.

Includes marriage certificate, passports, citizenship certificate, etc.

Jacob Yerushelmy papers, 1930-1971.

Papers of a bio-statistician who taught at the University of California, containing correspondence and subject files concerning his interest in public health.

Jacobo Sedelmayr reports concerning explorations in the Southwest, 1750.

Complementary reports (one a continuous narrative, the other written as 22 daily entries) concerning an exploring expedition in the Southwest undertaken by Sedelmayr and twenty-four soldiers, from Busani, near Caborca, to the Gila-Colorado River area of Southern Arizona, then descending...

Jacobowitz family papers, 1942-1945

This collection is comprised of documents and artifacts belonging to members of the Jacobowitz family and document their experiences during the Holocaust while imprisoned in Westerbork Concentration Camp in the Netherlands and in Terezin concentration camp in Czechoslovakia.

Jacobs (Arthur P.) Collection

The collection includes files from his publicity firm (15 linear feet); production files from his motion pictures (65 linear feet); art work; photographs; sound recordings; books and other memorabilia.

Jacobs (Fenton Stratton) papers

Correspondence, writings, printed matter, maps, and photographs, relating to cavalry tactics, logistics, and military transportation during and after World Wars I and II.

Jacobs (Jesse) Papers

The collection consists of personal papers and correspondence; organizational records from the League of Voters for Equal Rights (LOVER), ONE Institute, and the Institute for the Study of Human Resources (ISHR); and acting-related materials created and/or collected by Jesse Jacobs,...

Jacobs (John F. de.) typescript

Relates to the arrest of J. F. de Jacobs by Soviet authorities.

Jacobs (Joseph E.) papers

Writings, correspondence, reports, and printed matter, relating to reconstruction in Korea after World War II, the Italian communist movement, the Philippine independence movement, and the Shanghai riot of May 30, 1925.

Jacobs, Paul Papers relating to George H. McLain and the old age pension movement in California, 1948-1955.

Letters and memoranda from Frank A. Pinner and Philip Selznick, who, with Jacobs, wrote the report, Old age and political behavior: a case study, for the Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California, Berkeley; research notes, drafts of sections of...

Jacob's Pillow Dance Collection

Dance and souvenir programs for Ted Shawn and his Men Dancers, 1934-1938, and for the Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, 1954-1955 and 1957-1958; publicity materials and dance programs, circa 1940-1949, for dancers Barton Mumaw and Foster Fitz-Simons; stylized drawings, circa 1936,...

Jacobs (Wilbur R.) Papers

The collection includes newspapers, writings, monographs, articles, book reviews, foreign language works, lectures, and letters to editors.

Jacobs-Bond (Carrie) Papers

Carrie Jacobs-Bond (1862-1946) was a song composer, and president of the publishing firm of Carrie Jacobs Bond & Son. The collection consists of music and poetry manuscripts by Carrie Jacobs-Bond, citations and tribute books in honor of her, scrapbooks, clippings,...

Jacobsen (Arnold) Collection

The Arnold Jacobsen Collection consists of open reel tapes of 78-era popular vocal music and accompanying documentation from the collection of record dealer and store owner Arnold Jacobsen.

Jacobsen (Lydik S.) Papers

Miscellaneous correspondence and other papers relating to Professor Jacobsen's research interests in seismology and structural dynamics.

Jacobson, Byron

Byron Jacobson served as a pastor in the Oregon Conference of the Free Methodist Church of North America and organized the Institute for Wesley Research. As part of the Institute, he maintained a significant library. This library has been given...

Jacobson (Carl) collection of Hollywood Anti-Nazi League records

Carl Ingold Jacobson was the City Councilman for the 13th District on the Los Angeles City Council from 1925-1933. The Hollywood Anti-Nazi League for the Defense of American Democracy, commonly known as the Hollywood Anti-Nazi League, was a Los Angeles-based...

Jacobson (Norman) papers

The Norman Jacobson papers, 1949-2002, document his professional career as a professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, Stanford University, and the University of South Carolina. The bulk of the materials consist of Jacobson's scholarly writings...

Jacobs-Pauwels (F. Marguerite) papers

Correspondence, reports, financial records, and photographs, relating to relief in Belgium during World War I and to the operations of the Foyer des Orphelins during and after the war.

Jacoby (Grover) Records of the Variegation and Recurrence Poetry Journals

Grover Jacoby was the editor of two national quarterly journals of poetry: and . The collection consists of material pertaining to the poetry journals and includes letters to the editor, reviews and comments, extracts from the two quarterlies appearing in...

Jacoby (Harold) Migrant Labor Collection

The bulk of the collection consists of records of hearings conducted by the U.S. House of Representatives on the subject of migrant labor. The collectiona also includes publications from the WPA Division of Social Research and Farm Security Administration, with...

Jacoby (Harold S.) Nisei Collection

The collection includes WRA reports and other printed materials, periodical articles both by Japanese Americans and by others, field notes, internment camp newspapers and highschool yearbooks, clippings, and ephemera relating to the Japanese-American relocation. It contains materials pertaining to nearly...

Jacoby (Harold Stanley) Collection

The papers in this collection derive from Jacoby's activities both as a teacher and as a citizen acting in the cause of reform.

Jacot (Henri) Balboa Park Protective Association Records

The collection contains items from the Balboa Park Protective Association, documenting their efforts for the preservation of San Diego’s Balboa Park, including project reports, public outreach and meetings.

Jacqueline Ellen Violette de La Harpe papers, 1915-1962 (bulk 1921-1951).

Consists of correspondence, manuscripts and professional papers and notes during her tenure at University of California, Berkeley. Much of the material deals with La Harpe's study of French literature as well as her interest in religion, philosophy and world travel...

Jacun, (Konrad) typescript

Relates to the Eurasian nature of Russian civilization.

Jadot (Albert Joseph) papers

Orders, reports, correspondence, and memorabilia, relating to resistance activities of the Armée belge des partisans in Belgium during World War II.

Jaeger (Edmund C.) papers

This collection contains correspondence, articles, and other material pertaining to the personal and professional life of Edmund C. Jaeger, an American biologist best known for his works on desert ecology. Jaeger was a naturalist, writer, lecturer, educator, and early researcher...

Jaeger (Ernst) papers

The collection comprises correspondence between Ernst Jaeger and filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl, starting in the 1950s to the 1970s as well as screenplays, manuscripts and other correspondence from Ernst Jaeger. Blending audio recordings, photographs and correspondence, the cinematic memorabilia offers insight...

Jaffe (George C.) Papers

Letters, mainly from fellow European physicists, many of them German, and written primarily in German; copies and/or drafts of his letters; documents and letters re professional appointments; personalia; reprints of papers; manuscript of Probability of Physics; material relating to his...

Jagan (Cheddi) peech transcript

Relates to political and economic conditions in and foreign relations of Latin America.

Jagielski (Krzysztof) papers

Correspondence, writings, clandestine literature, leaflets, serial issues, other printed matter, sound recordings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to activities of Solidarnosc in Poland.

Jahns (Richard H.) Papers

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, and articles. The Jahns papers reflect the breadth of his research and teaching interests, from glacial deposits to seismic hazards. Also included are materials related to his public service and consulting activities with NASA, Atomic Energy Commission,...

Jaime de Angulo papers, ca. 1890-1950

This collection contains correspondence, family journals, field notes, typescripts, manuscripts, poetry, artwork, photograph albums and published works

Jaime Photographs of the West Hollywood City Council

Jaime photographs of the first meeting of the West Hollywood City Council, November 29, 1984.

Jajko (Edward A.) collection

Depiction of Egyptian leaders Gamal Abdel Nasser and abd al-akim ?Amir.

Jakob Kalinski papers

This collection is comprised of a single item, a certificate issued by the D.P. (Displaced Persons) Camp of Feldafing Labor Office. It is made out to Jakob Kalinski and identifies him as working in a labour group under the auspices...

Jakobsen (Robert K.) Photographs

Black & white and color photographs and negatives of gay pride parades and festivals in Long Beach and Los Angeles, 1984-2001.

Jalapa Enriquez, Mexico city council records, 1828-1829.

Contains daily entries of requests, hearings, actions, and accounts of the municipal government of the capital of Veracruz, Xalapa. Reflection of city administration during early republic.

Jalbrzykowski (Andrzej Grabia) writings

Relates to conditions in Lithuania during World War II, and to Polish émigré affairs. Includes writings of others.

Jalowiecki (Mieczyslaw) memoirs and drawings

Relates to historical events in Russia and Lithuania before, during, and after the Russian Revolution and Civil War; Poles in Lithuania; and agricultural developments in Lithuania, 1881-1939. Includes watercolor drawings and sketches of scenes and manor houses in Lithuania and...

Jam Handy Collection

Seventy linear feet of magnetic and optical sound recordings on 35mm film stock, featuring production music and sound effects produced by the Jam Handy Organization of Detroit, Michigan for industrial, educational and promotional films.

JAMA Life History Project Records

The Japanese American Medical Association Life History Project was started in 2002 with funding from the California Civil Liberties Public Education Program in conjunction with the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the Japanese American National Museum. This project sought...

James Addison Reavis and the Peralta Claim

This is a thesis entitled "James Addison Reavis and the Peralta Claim" by Newton A. Johnson. It was presented to the Department of History, University of Southern California in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree Master of Arts...

James Alexander Forbes letterbook : and related material, 1850-1879.

Correspondence concerning his interest and activity as a merchant and member of the community in Santa Clara County with such individuals as family, Juan Bautista Alvarado, Bishop Alemany, Santiago Arguello, Ygnacio Peralta, and Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo. Also includes biographical information...

James Alexander Forbes papers, 1845-1853.

Correspondence and documents to and from Forbes concerning J.S. Fremont and incidents leading to the Bear Flag revolt; description of battle of Santa Clara in Dec. 1846, and account of New Almaden Mines.

James Alexander Forbes papers, 1852-1872.

Mainly concerning land litigation. Include letters from Benjamin S. Brooks and Antonio Maria Peralta, and agreements and accounts with Vicente Peralta.

James B. Chase letters : to his family : ALS, 1853-1856.

Written to the author's brother, John B. and his sister, Sarah A. Chase Stone, Michigan. Content consists chiefly of routine details of daily life (prices of goods, wages, Chase's daily activities, health and family matters, the mails, religion), with some...

James B. de Lopez journal and ships' logs : ms., 1867 Mar.-1870 May.

Record of voyages on various British ships, mainly along the African Coast. Journal ends with arrival in Jamaica, May 1870.

The James B. Pond family's travels in Scotland and England [graphic]

Snapshots and some commercial photographs of shipboard scenes, British sites, family members, and social gatherings in Scotland and England. Includes views of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee, and one photograph of Mark Twain and his daughter Clara in London.

James B. Roof scrapbook relating to the Mountain Play Association, 1915-1982.

Collection of programs, posters, flyers, and ticket stubs for annual Mountain Play performances in Mill Valley, California, on Mount Tamalpais. Some are in a scrapbook with comments made by James B. Roof. Several of the plays performed were written by...

James Baird letter to his friend, Miss Mattie Price, 1862 June 14.

One Civil War era holograph letter written at Camp Bigelow, South Carolina, concerning military camp life.

James Beith diaries : and related materials : ms., 1862-1888.

Record of his life and activities, mainly in Arcata, Calif. Notes on national and state politics and his own participation in local Democratic affairs; logging, farming and mining; Indians of the area; friends and associates. Later volumes contain only intermittent...

James Ben Ali Haggin papers, 1887-1914.

Include letters to Haggin, relating mainly to financial investments; records, 1887-1910 (reports, accounts, stock certificates, etc.) of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company; copies of agreements with George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst; miscellaneous materials, some relating to Kern County.

James Bryce letter regarding the Sierra Club, 1915 Feb. 19.

For information on main collection, see collection-level record (search under call number: BANC MSS 71/295 c).

James Bunyan Hume papers, [ca. 1877-1900]

Included are a few letters written by Hume, primarily to his future wife; MSS of some of his writings; an autobiographical narrative and copies of letters written by him (and his brother John) describing journey to California in 1850, gold...

James C. Alden letters : California, 1849, 1854.

Contains 2 letters from Sacramento and Deadwood, Siskiyou County, Calif. describing the mail service, running a grocery in Sacramento, travel overland to Calif., gold mining, Diamond Spring and Hangtown, and talk of going to Oregon.

James C. Nealon pre- and post- election letters, 1885-1886.

The collection consists of pre- and post-election letters 1885-1886 to James C. Nealon, who was nominated and elected to serve the position of Assessor of San Francisco from 1887-1890. The first letter is a handwritten draft of the announcement to...

James Canney letter, 1876 Aug. 16.

Letter from James Canney in San Jose to John Bell. Accompanied by "Bell's Real Estate Circular" dated 1882. Canney invites Bell to come to California and describes the farm equipment business and the status of a Quaker colony in San...

James Canney letter, 1876 Aug. 16.

Letter from James Canney in San Jose to John Bell. Accompanied by "Bell's Real Estate Circular" dated 1882. Canney invites Bell to come to California and describes the farm equipment business and the status of a Quaker colony in San...

James Cason papers, [ca.1940-1958].

Chemistry notebooks of the chemist; Also includes the manuscript of his book, Organic Chemistry for Modern Biologists.

James Cathcart Snodgrass family ledgers, 1888-1927.

Ledgers concern, in part, family orange groves in Ontario, California. Until 1921, compiled by James Cathcart Snodgrass; thereafter by Annie Evans Snodgrass.

James D. Bales collection on Mormonism, [1955-1960]

Annotated bibliography of his personal collection of Mormon books; photocopies of letters to him by Mrs. Josephine R. Secord, granddaughter of Sidney Rigdon (1955), and George G. Shurtz, 1960; photograph of "Kinderhook plate" in Chicago Historical Society museum.

James D. Hart correspondence with Jesse S. Crisler, 1985-1987 : and related material, 1982-1987.

Chiefly correspondence between James D. Hart and Jesse S. Crisler (1984-1987), and including correspondence with others, all regarding an edition of the collected letters of Frank Norris, compiled and annotated by Crisler, and published by the Book Club of California...

James D. Hart letters : to James L. Henry, 1965-1991.

Consists primarily of letters from James D. Hart, as director of The Bancroft Library, to James L. Henry. The correspondence concerns the sale or donation of Henry's collections of material relating to 20th-century American authors to The Bancroft Library. Also...

James D. Houston papers, circa 1960-2008.

Manuscripts and writings, working drafts, notes, research files, book proposals, correspondence, personal appearance announcements, and teaching materials.

James D. McClure photograph collection of historic western landmarks [graphic]

Primarily California locations, including: Weaverville, Bodie, Mare Island, Berkeley, Petaluma, Columbia, Downieville, Fort Ross, San Francisco, Monterey, Palo Alto (Stanford Univ.), Sutter's Fort, Yosemite National Park, Oakland, and others. Also included are Bryce Canyon, Utah; Fort Churchill and Aurora, Nevada,...

James D. Phelan photograph collection [graphic]

Buildings (including Phelan office building and Phelan residence), sculptures of Robert Aitken, and parades in San Francisco; events at Bohemian Grove; Joaquin Miller cabin; rice farming near Chico, and other California views. Also 11 views of the Phelan residence (including...

James D. Phelan portrait collection [graphic]

Includes portraits and snapshots, many unidentified. Individuals pictured include Helen Wills, Anna Pavlova, Noel Sullivan, and many others. Scenes of tennis and archery, and social events at the Phelan estate (Villa Montalvo). Miscellaneous scenes from California, Washington, D.C., and Europe.

James (Daniel) Papers

The Daniel James Collection contains James' correspondence, notes and drafts (1953-1969), including most of his "Dateline Latin America" columns and an unpublished work titled "Communism in Mexico." The collection also contains information files on Latin America and individual Latin American...

James David Zellerbach papers : relating to the European Recovery Program mission to Italy, 1948-1950.

Contains letter reports and addresses about the ERP mission to Italy in 1948-1950. Includes report to United States Congress for extension of the ERP.

James Dawson papers, 1844-1847.

Include his last will and testament Oct. 10, 1844, witnessed by J. O'Farrel and William Blaisdell; statement by J.P. Leese for his widow, Nov. 1844, and by Antonio M. Pico, 1847, re the rancho she inherited.

James De Fremery diaries and scrapbook, 1849-1877.

Includes Perpetual Diary for the Pacific Coast (1 vol.), ca. 1875.

James de T. Abajian African American bibliography correspondence, 1969-1971.

Preferred citation: James de T. Abajian African American bibliography correspondence, BANC MSS 85/137 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

James de T. Abajian collection of Black (African-American) ephemera, 1876-1981 (bulk 1960-1980).

Comprises James de Tarr Abajian's collection of printed ephemera, much of it related to the San Francisco Bay Area African-American community, as well as photocopies, notes, and original documents pertaining to Abajian's research interests. Organizations represented include the Black Filmmakers...

James de T. Abajian index files and scrapbooks, 1950-1986.

Includes California History Index as well as indexes to photographers, architects, gunsmiths, furniture makers, clock/watchmakers, and actors and those in other theater related occupations. Also includes index files of Afro-American biography and numerous obituary scrapbooks, and misc. index files pertaining...

James Denman papers, 1894 (bulk 1862-1863).

v.1 (1 portfolio) - letters written to his brother from Europe, 1862-1863; v.2 (in box) - scrapbook of clippings and related material re his campaign for congress, San Francisco, 1894.

James Dix Schuyler papers, 1889-1911.

Reports on irrigation projects, dams and power companies, in California, Arizona, Mexico, Utah and Texas, written while consulting hydraulic engineer.

James E. Kelly letters : San Francisco, Calif., to his brother : 2 ALS, 1857.

Letters of March 20th and August 4th concern receipt of money.

James E. Sisson collection of California legal documents, 1906-1934.

Various legal documents including a certificate of United States citizenship, with photograph affixed, for a British-born civil engineer, a United States naturalization judgment for a French-born cook, a warranty deed for land in Missouri sold to a California resident, two...

James E. Sisson collection of papers on Chinese in California, 1894-1926.

Various legal documents and papers including certificate of residence for Hang Jung; citizenship papers of Cheung Hung Fon; marriage certificate and divorce proceedings for Mary Young Chan and Jack Chan.

James E. Sisson miscellaneous research and personal correspondence, 1943-1986.

Contains miscellaneous research correspondence, including letters from Paul Green, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and Sydney Clark, written in response to inquiries from Sisson, as well as numerous letters from The Bancroft Library and Dr. James Hart concerning Sisson's many gifts to the...

James Earl Wood collection on Filipinos in California, circa 1929-1934.

Correspondence, field notes, manuscripts, newspaper miscellaneous printed material and ephemera, etc., gathered in the preparation of Wood's master's thesis. Box 1: drafts and notes. Box 2: field notes. Box 3: publications regarding Filipino immigration, copies of acts, bills, and report...

James (Elizabeth L.) diary

Relates to conditions in the Philippines under Japanese occupation.

James Everett Stuart paintings of adobe dwellings in San Diego and Monterey [graphic].

Oil paintings depicting adobe dwellings in San Diego (:1) and Monterey (:2). Figures in traditional Spanish/Mexican/indigenous attire also depicted.

James F. Bell papers, circa 1937-1995.

This collection contains materials related to the professional career of James F. Bell in solid mechanics, biomedical research and the physics of music. The bulk of this collection consists of Bell's research materials. Included are data and graphs from more...

James F. Curtis letter to the Second Auditor, Treasury Department, 1865 August 4.

Manuscript letter signed by Colonel James F. Curtis, written to accompany a list of deceased soldiers of the California 4th Infantry for the quarter ending June 30, 1865. List is not included. Written from Drum Barracks, California.

James F. Pollard papers, 1912-1913.

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.

James Franklin Houghton Collection, 1853-1855.

Correspondence relating to the California lumber firm of Pine and Houghton

James Franklin Houghton family papers, [ca. 1882-1960].

Includes correspondence, printed and manuscript maps, financial records, reports, and related materials.

James Frazier Reed Collection, 1843-1851.

Correspondence, legal papers, appointments, petitions for land timber, deeds, contracts, business and military papers

James Frazier Reed correspondence, 1845-1849.

Letters from member of the Donner Party to his brother-in-law, James W. Keyes, describing his journey to California and gold mining ventures there. Two of the letters were published in the Illinois State Register. Also included: letter from another brother-in-law,...

James G. Van Maren papers, 1915-1988.

Collection contains speeches, working papers, articles, and reports including Agricultural Employers Labor Report and the Report on Environmental Assessment of Pesticide Regulatory Programs relating to his work at the California Chamber of Commerce.

James Giambruno papers, circa 1916-1969.

Materials relating to James Giambruno's union organizing activities and the operations of his business, The Miner's Store, in El Dorado, California. Union materials, dating from circa 1910 to 1950, include, most notably, correspondence and other files relating to the Hetch-Hetchy...

James Gillis and Newton Spencer correspondence regarding James Marshall materials, 1913.

Letter dated February 6, 1913 from State Librarian James L. Gillis to former Public Administrator Newton Spencer requesting authentification of James Marshall materials being offered to the library by John Sipp, plus envelope letter was sent in. Also included is...

James Gillis and Newton Spencer correspondence regarding James Marshall materials, 1913.

Letter dated February 6, 1913 from State Librarian James L. Gillis to former Public Administrator Newton Spencer requesting authentification of James Marshall materials being offered to the library by John Sipp, plus envelope letter was sent in. Also included is...

James Grant Wilson letter to Ben W. Austin, 1892 February 17.

One holograph letter written from New York, regarding Austin's request for autographs for his collection.

James Guthrie California Indians letter, 1853.

Letter dated April 14, 1853 from Secretary of the Treasury James Guthrie to R. P. Hammond introducing Edward F. Beale as agent appointed by the President to make certain military reservations available for removal and protection of California Indians.

James Guthrie California Indians letter, 1853.

Letter dated April 14, 1853 from Secretary of the Treasury James Guthrie to R. P. Hammond introducing Edward F. Beale as agent appointed by the President to make certain military reservations available for removal and protection of California Indians.

James H. Bennett letters : to his family, 1849-1850.

Describe his voyage to California, his impressions of San Francisco, experiences mining in the Wachusett Valley, California.

James H. Burgess letters, 1856-1871.

Written to his wife, Easter Jane Pearce, both before and after their marriage, froim Douglass Flat, Calif., and Austin, Nevada, where he worked in mining. Include descriptions of everyday life and discussions of family matters. With this: biographical sketch of...

James H. Doan papers, 1980-2002.

Statistical data on University of California, Davis sports compiled by Doan.

James H. Gardner papers, ca. 1850-1870.

Papers relating to James H. Gardner and Louise Virginie Thouvenir Gardner, including passport, marriage license, letters and other items.

James H. Latham papers, 1860-1870.

Includes agreement by Thomas H. Loehr, Jackson, Calif., to drop libel suit (witnessed by T.A. Springer); deed from Charles Marshall for property in Grass Valley; deeds from Caroline M. Robertson for property in El Dorado Co. (including canals and ditches);...

James Hamilton letters : American Flat, Calif., 1853-1854.

Three handwritten letters with integral address leaves from a baker who is also working as a gold miner in California gold rush country to his wife and a friend in Milan, Ohio. Contains descriptions of miner life, bakery and gold...

James (Harry C.) Manuscript Collection

This collection contains the manuscripts, drafts, proofs, and articles by Harry C. James from 1953-1968.

James (Harry C.) papers

This collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, and other material regarding Harry C. James, an author, educator, and founder of the Trailfinders Organization. Topics include the Hopi, the Cahuilla, and the American Southwest.

James Hart and N. Scott Momaday at The Bancroft Library [graphic]

Photographs taken at a Bancroft Library reception, one with the Codex Fernandez Leal hanging in background.

James Hartley papers : ms., 1780-1784.

Diary, despatches and correspondence while in command of the army in the Concan.

James Harvey Oliver papers, 1840-1857.

Chiefly letters from and about his nephews, John O. and Thomas J. Oxley, California gold seekers and members of Crabb's illfated expedition into Sonora. Letters, 1852-1857, from Columbia, Calif.

James (Henry) Manuscript Collection

This collection consists of fourteen outgoing letters from Henry James; one book review manuscript; one letter from William James; one letter from Henry James, Sr., and two letters presumed to be from Henry James, son of William James....

James (Henry) papers

Reports, correspondence, and financial records, relating to the opening of the Danube River to navigation at the end of World War I, and to the political situation in Hungary at the time of the Hungarian Revolution.

James (Henry Thomas) Papers

Professional correspondence, administrative records, materials relating to educational conferences held at Stanford, and some research materials for James' comparative study of educational systems in various states.

James Himrod letters : Sacramento, Colusa, and Truckee, Calif., to his nieces: ALS, 1850-1919 (bulk 1868-1878)

Consists of businessman James Himrod's letters to his nieces, Minnie, Lizzie, Julia, and Anna Himrod, chronicling his 10 years of life in Sacramento, Colusa, and Truckee, Calif. Himrod describes his experiences with the weather and earthquakes, and the differences between...

James Horatio Watmough letterbook : and papers, [1844-1855]

Letterbook (volume) written from both ends. Contains copies (in his handwriting and mostly signed with initials) of letters as purser on U.S. naval vessels, Portsmouth, Perry and Constitution. Letters from the Portsmouth reflect service on the Pacific Coast, 1845-1847. The...

James Hunawill letters : to his wife in Woolwich, Maine, ALS, 1849 Oct. 10-1850 May 30.

Two letters to his wife, Mary Jane. The first (2 p.) describes the scene at Portland, Maine, as his ship prepares to sail around the Horn to San Francisco. The second (4 p.), written after arriving at last in San...

James Hunter Bull papers : typescript, 1843-1845.

Folder 1. Copies of items ascribed to or concerning Bull, as follows: a letter, Hermosillo, Mexico, September 3, 1843, from William Keith to Abel Stearns, introducing Bull as a visitor to Los Angeles en route to Oregon Territory; a letter,...

James J. Bxxxx letters : Drayton, Ga., to Carrie : ALS, 1856 Mar.-Apr.

Two love letters (5 p.) on embossed stationery. In the first, the writer declares his love for Carrie; in the second, he laments that Carrie has not written to him or returned his affection.

James J. Lynch papers, circa 1942-1962.

Correspondence, manuscripts, theater programs and playbills, speeches, papers, syllabi, and resources on a variety of English authors and playwrights including Samuel Johnson, Boswell, and Shakespeare. Includes early drafts and "author index copy" (galleys) of published book "Box, pit, and gallery:...

James Jerome Smith correspondence, 1889.

Letters to him from D.K. Allen and others, re the gold mines of El Alamo, Baja California, and possible use of Smith's pulverizing machine.

James Jones papers, 1863-1869.

Include letters from his brother, Frank A. S. Jones, and from Charles H. Wakelee, and O. F. Thornton; prospectuses etc. for the Imperial Silver Quarries Company, Limited and for the Leviathan Gold and Silver Mining Company; agreements re mining property...

James Joyce letters to Grant Richards : typed transcripts, 1905-1914.

Concerning the publication of his books, Chamber Music and Dubliners.

James K. Fisk papers concerning the Players Club of San Francisco, 1904-1950.

Consists of correspondence, scrapbooks, posters, newspaper articles, writings and memorabilia concerning James K. Fisk, the Players Club of San Francisco, its productions, the local theater scene, and Berkeley's Greek Theater. Correspondents include Margaret Anglin.

James Keilty papers, 1947-1979.

Consists chiefly of Keilty's plays, and materials relating to his creation of a new language which he called "Prashad". A small amount of correspondence concerns attempts at publication by both Keilty and his estate, along with several autobiographical sketches and...

James Keilty photograph collection [graphic]

Family snapshots and studio portraits, largely unidentified. Includes locations and portraits from studios in Michigan and California. Albums, presumably of Keilty in his youth and his parents in their student days, include collegiate activities ca. 1907, and family and boyhood...

James Kennedy Moffitt papers, 1874-1955.

Correspondence, mainly relating to his book collecting. Material concerning Horace include copies of correspondence, a bibliography, and translations of Horace's poetry by Thomas Hamilton Breeze. Also includes 4 volumes of record notebooks (1874-1955) listing books in sequence by date acquired...

James Kenyon Chandler letters, 1849-1864.

Written primarily to Chandler's cousin in the East, the letters relate to experiences as a miner from 1852 at Gibsonville, St. Louis, and other northern California towns, and comment on prices, social events, etc. Letters from 1861 are concerned mainly...

James King of William papers, 1852-1874.

Includes letter from Banking House of James King of William & Company; check endorsed to the company; copy of an article by King of William relating to the trial of James Casey in New York; letter from Mrs. King of...

James Knox Polk Miller diaries : ms.S, 1864-1868.

The diaries, beginning August 10, 1864, record a journey from Chicago to Salt Lake City, a winter among the Mormons; on to Virginia City, Montana, as an employee of J.C. Rockfellow, 1865; life in western Montana to June, 1867; by...

James L. Gillis collection, 1899-1957.

Pictures, personal papers and clippings of former State Librarian James Louis Gillis.

James L. Henry collection of George Sterling, and Herbert and Opal Heron letters, 1908-1923, undated.

163 letters from Sterling to the Herons, dated 1908-1923, plus typed transcripts of same prepared by James L. Henry; 2 letters from Opal to Herbert Heron (1917); Herbert Heron diary; James L. Henry notes on Heron diary.

James L. Henry collection of George Sterling manuscripts, circa 1903-1926.

Manuscripts of seventy-one poems and two plays. Most of the works are in holograph; some unpublished. With these: bibliographic notes by James L. Henry.

James L. Henry collection of Ken Kesey, 1962-1990.

Contains collector's notes and bibliography concerning his collection. Includes short story and article by Kesey, as well as copy of screenplay of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest." Also, various clippings and ephemera regarding appearances by Kesey and reviews of...

James L. Henry magic collection pictorial material [graphic]

:1 print of boy magician altered to read "The Grate [sic] Henry" -- :2 printed posted for Ovie the Magician performance -- :3 poster for performances at the Empire Theatre in Peterborough (Scotland?) which includes Chris Charlton, "conjuror to H.M....

James L. Henry materials pertaining to his collection of Herbert Gold, ca. 1950-[on-going].

Two letters from Gold to James L. Henry; manuscript of one short story by Gold; tear sheets of articles by &/or about Gold; reviews of Gold's work; bibliography on Gold compiled by James L. Henry.

James L. Henry materials pertaining to his collection of Jack Kerouac, 1950-1995.

Collector's notes on his Jack Kerouac collection, including book reviews, newspaper clippings, publication notes, and bookseller catalogs.

James L. Henry materials pertaining to his collection of John Steinbeck, circa 1950s-1990s.

Collector's notes on his Steinbeck collection, with a small amount of ephemera and clippings about Steinbeck.

James L. Henry materials pertaining to his collection of Thomas Wolfe, [1919-1993]

Collector's notes on his Thomas Wolfe collection, including ephemera, periodical clippings, periodical issues, bookdealer catalogs, correspondence, etc.

James L. Henry materials pertaining to his collection of William Stafford, 1950-1993.

Consists of James L. Henry's bibliography of Stafford writings, correspondence between Henry and Stafford, signed ephemera and clippings, published poems, articles, book reviews, biographical information.

James L. Henry materials pertaining to Max Brand and western pulp fiction, [ca. 198-]

Collector's notes on his Max Brand (F. Faust) collection, including publication notes on Max Brand publications and Western Story magazine, and some correspondence with book dealers and publishers.

James L. Martel papers, 1846-1888.

Includes note-book with copies of songs and his own poems; cargo book mentioning various vessels; poem by W.H. Campbell, "The Dale at Mulege", and receipts.

James L. Sperry papers, [ca. 1852-1899]

Three letters written by Sperry, including an 1852 letter describing his trip across the Isthmus of Panama; letters addressed to him and to his family from Asa Gray, William H. Holmes, John J. Hay and others; deeds and miscellaneous documents...

James Leishman Buchanan papers, 1886-1941.

Diaries, clippings, and other papers, relating to his life farming in Illinois and California; drilling for oil in the vicinity of Santa Paula, California from 1887; and drilling for water in Hawaii, 1902, and in South Africa from 1902 to...

James Lick Trust scrapbooks, 1874-1897.

Copy of the original deed of trust and other legal papers; clippings, etc., concerning the operation of the trust and its beneficiaries; pictures; notes by the compiler, Secretary of the Trustees. Letter, June 28, 1869, from James Lick, at the...

James Llewellyn Allhands letters to Glen Maxon : Dallas, Texas, ALS, 1977-1978.

Letter of December 6, 1977 concerns completion and particulars regarding publication of Allhands' autobiography, which includes a mention of Maxon in the chapter on Fort Davis. Two letters from February and October, 1978 are written by Allhands' wife Peggy, following...

James L.L.F. Warren collection of papers relating to California economic activities, 1848-1860.

Miscellaneous items, mostly legal papers and receipts. Includes: shipping articles of the schooner Star, of San Francisco, containing a list of the crew members and their salaries, 1848 Aug. 8; papers relating to a case of non-payment involving the San...

James M. Dalzell manuscript poem, 1917 July 16.

Holograph copy of Civil War poem "The Blue and the Gray," 1867, by Private Dalzell. Note states that Dalzell originally wrote the poem in February 1867. This copy is dated July 16, 1917.

James M. Hutchings collection, 1873-1942

Correspondence, stationery, and clippings written by or relating to James M. Hutchings.

James M. Short Collection, 1859-1887.

Business papers, legal documents, personal papers, letters, receipts

James Madison Grover diary and papers, 1854-1905.

Diary, 1854, of voyage, New York to California, via Nicaragua, on steamers, Prometheus and Pacific, and recollections (1905) of voyage and experiences in San Francisco and Mokelumne Hill. Notes of family and early life, California associates, mining ventures, Vigilance Committee...

James Mandeville papers, 1849-1857.

Letters from friends in New York, including one from K.H. Dimmick reporting on politics in New York state; petition from Columbia Fusiliers for funds; copy of complaint and summons in case, U.S. vs. Niles Mills, J.W. Mandeville and John Warren;...

James Martineau letters, 1863-1890.

Include letters to E.D. Girdlestone re interpretation of Plato and on the freewill controversy.

James Masterson correspondence : and other material, circa 1854-1897 (bulk 1854-1858)

Contains 28 handwritten letters addressed to James Masterson from various persons located in gold mining camps in Northern California. Twenty-one of the letters are from a friend, Denis Hanly. Also includes handwitten dictation notes of Masterson written by his daughter...

James Mather journal and related material, 1846 July-Nov.

Diary begins July 4, 1846, 100 miles west of Fort Laramie. Journey continues via Fort Laramie, Sweetwater River, South Pass, Fort Bridger, Salt Lake, Hastings Cut-off, Humboldt River, Truckee River to Mission San Jose. (Nov. 7, 1846) The diary records...

James McHall Jones collection of papers.

Contents: Part I - letters (8) 1849-1851, to his mother and stepfather, Dr. & Mrs. J.L. Hornsby in Louisiana, concerning his activities as delegate to the California Constitutional Convention, legal practice with John B. Weller and business ventures. With these:...

James McMillan Shafter papers, 1857-1885.

Includes papers relating to ownership of Rancho Punta de Reyes (Marin County) 1851-1865, and accounts, 1876-1885.

James Miller deeds, 1856-1864.

For property in Marin County, including portions of Nicasio from James Black and Daniel Frink, and part of Rancho San Pedro, Santa Margarita y Las Gallinas from John Lucas.

James Minor Lincoln correspondence, 1876-1958 (bulk 1876).

Contains letters with family members in New York City while serving as the acting Purser aboard the SS Georgia at Panama describing Panama, Chile and other parts of Central and South America. Also includes passport, a cyanotype of the family,...

James Monroe letters to his sister, Lucretia B. Bryant, 1858-1861.

Three letters written from Solano County, California to his sister in Pittsfield, Massachusetts about his life as a school teacher and recurring illness. The third letter tells of his marriage in 1860. A fourth letter in 1861 is from Hannah...

James Moore claim, 1881-1882.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

James Morris papers as sheriff : New York, N.Y. : DS, 1799.

List of convictions in the February Sessions, and a statement of disbursements made for the city jail.

James Noble Hatch papers, circa 1904-1947 (bulk 1904-1931)

Contains handwritten, typescript, and carbon copies of various articles and poems written by James Noble Hatch. Most of the materials concern public civil engineering and transportation projects. Some of the materials were likely submitted to engineering journals and various newspapers...

James Norris Gillett Collection, 1880-1971

Correspondence, legal and business papers, ephemera, photographs, diaries, scrapbook, poetry and miscellaneous personal papers.

James Norris Gillett family papers, 1909-1934.

Miscellaneous bills and receipts for hotels, medical services, household expenses, and bank transactions. Also includes 2 postcards to Mrs. J.N. Gillett from Emma M. North, and invitation, and a poem printed on satin.

James P. Walsh papers on San Jose State University, an interpretive history, circa 1957-2003.

Papers relating to the research and production of Walsh's book San Jose State University : an Interpretive History include correspondence between the Office of the President of SJSU, project editor Carol Beddo, and a number of reviewers and friends Walsh...

James Parker diaries, 1891-1919.

Includes 17 diaries written by James Parker growing up on a family farm near Chico, Calif. Records daily life of growing up on a farm and then on a career in teaching and school administration. Also includes photocopies of Luther...

James Perrin Smith articles on California, circa 1910.

Photocopies of three handwritten articles (one partial) on subjects pertaining to California. Written for an unidentified newspaper, the articles contain edits, notes, and instructions to editors and printers for the placement of images and photographs. In "A California Robin Hood"...

James Phelan papers, circa 1858-1892.

Correspondence, including letters from his son, James D. Phelan, and from George L. Duval; miscellaneous receipts; and powers of attorney made out to Phelan.

James Porter Shaw papers, [ca. 1938-1958]

Papers accompanying his collection of books on guns and firearms. Sales catalogs (many from F. Theodore Dexter, antique firearms collector and dealer), lists and a few letters and drafts.

James Purdy letters and manuscripts : to Robert Sharrard, 1987-1994.

Contains correspondence and a few manuscripts of Purdy's work to his editor. Also includes reviews of Purdy's work.

James Putnam Flint letters and biographical sketch, 1866 Jan. 20-June 16.

Letters to his wife from London while attempting to secure British financial support for railroad and mining interests in California. Accompanied by a biographical sketch by his great-grandson, John C. Howard, and typed transcripts of the letters.

James Ray Files papers, 1860-1953.

Contains general correspondence, bound and in chronological order. Also includes information concerning the 1940 Democratic National Convention, the Fight for Freedom and the Committee to Defend America, and some family papers, mostly correspondence, 1860-1893, but including some papers of his...

James Riordan letters to his family : San Francisco, 1859-1861.

Description of mining on the Fraser River, life in San Francisco, and mention of the duel between Broderick and Terry.

James Rolph (ship, 3m) logbook

The JAMES ROLPH (ship, 3m) logbook (SAFR 14265, HDC 55) is comprised of one volume kept by C.A. McArthur, mate, dated from 1919-1920. The first voyage was from Ipswich, England to Costa Rica; the second voyage was from Costa Rica...

James S. Barnes letters to his family, 1849 Oct.-1857 Sept.

Written primarily from Sacramento, but include also letters from Panama, San Francisco and the mining country.

James S. Law letters to his sister, 1852-1854.

Written from Sacramento and San Francisco, describe voyage via Panama, illness during voyage, experiences mining and with the California legislature.

James S. Sharp scrapbook, 1866-1867.

Compiled aboard the Games Shepard during three voyages from London to Shanghai.

James Samuel Todd family papers, 1862-1923.

Contains receipts and correspondence of James Samuel Todd, and the love letters of Firgie Todd. Also includes a description of the papers with some biographical information.

James Shideler research collection on farm cooperatives, circa 1951-1952.

The collection consists of James Shideler's research materials on the development of farm cooperatives in California in the early twentieth century, especially in California under the leadership of Aaron Sapiro and David Lubin. Included in the collection is a folder...

James Smathers papers, 1957-1981.

Correspondence primarily concerned with his invention of the electrial typebar typewriter in 1913. Detailed letters to longtime friend, Mrs. Edgar Sherman, document his experiences with the realities of patent rights, royalities, production and marketing.

James Stephens Brown diaries and accounts, 1849-1900.

Autobiographical information concerning early life in Iowa and family history; missions undertaken for the Mormon church in Nebraska Territory, among the Indians, in England, in the eastern United States and in the Marquesas Islands.

James T. Jones research materials on the Jack Kerouac family, circa 1993-2000.

Contains research materials used for James T. Jones's book "Use my name: Jack Kerouac's forgotten families." Includes articles, notes, unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, photocopies of legal documents, photocopies of early correspondence by Kerouac family members, book reviews, poetry, typescripts, etc. Includes...

James W. Howson papers, 1917-1925.

School journals (1917-1925) Kept when a teacher of the deaf at California Institution for the Deaf and Blind in Berkeley. (5 v.)

James W. McCarthy papers, 1874-1892.

Letters and accounts of the Constable of Big Oak Flat, including one letter from his wife signed Elviria Mecartea. With these are 4 copies of the Tuolomne County Democratic ticket for 1884, some with notes on verso by McCarthy. McCarthy...

James W. Wilkie : oral history interview : Costa Rica.

Interviews in English and Spanish conducted by James Wilkie, Albert L. Michaels, Gary Hoskins, and Edna Monzon de Wilkie in the United States and Costa Rica. Topics include Costa Rican politics, communism, the Civil War, economics, the church, family and...

James Walker papers, 1835-1971 (bulk 1945-1971).

Naturalization certificate for his father, 1835; marriage certificate, 1857; genealogy and family history by his wife, Mary Elizabeth (Beattie) Walker; photographs of Walker's pencil sketches made during the Civil War.

James Wall Schureman letters, 1842-1851.

Written by a young army officer, describing life at military posts in Louisiana and Michigan; experiences (1846-1848) in Mexico during the Mexican-American War; voyage around the Horn (Dec. 1848-July 1849) on the ship Mary and Adeline, via Rio and Valparaiso;...

James Warren & Son Realtors records, 1960-2012.

Includes correspondence, property files, property maps, reports, advertisements, and general office files of James Warren & Son Realtors. Also includes informational files regarding land use in the St. Helena and Napa Valley areas. Oversize folders contain aerial photographs.

James West letters, 1774.

To an unnamed correspondent, concerning the whereabouts of a Mr. Woodward in India and business transactions. Included is a letter from Thomas Saunders concerning Mr. Woodward.

James White Review Association Records

Correspondence, manuscripts, illustrations, photographs, press releases, newspaper clippings, event posters, and financial records documenting the activities of the James White Review Association, (JWRA) from 1983 to 1999.

James Whitney letters to George Gibson : New York and Sacramento : ALS, 1858 July 29-1859 Feb. 18.

First letter, from New York, discusses his desire to return to Sacramento, commenting on steamship fares, and the gold rush on the Frazer River. The second and third letters find him writing from Sacramento. They are very newsy, mentioning a...

James Wiley Bradford Montgomery papers, 1880-1888.

Certificates of appointments to California District Board of Agriculture, 1883, and to the Board of Trustees of the Northern Branch State Normal School of California, 1887; and papers relating to his leave of absence from the National Guard in 1888.

James William Denver correspondence, 1847-1887.

Handwritten personal and professional correspondence of James William Denver with various persons over the course of his career covering a range of topics including politics, family matters, etc. Correspondents include Denver's brothers, Arthur and Frank, his wife Louise, constituents, friends,...

James Wilson Marshall collection, 1885-1888.

Papers relating to Marshall's estate, correspondence.

Jamison family papers.

Includes: two letters by Alfred Jamison, one describing his voyage around the Horn in 1849, the city of Lima, and a bull fight; the other concerning his experiences gold mining in the Feather River area in 1851; and genealogical material...

Jan Baum Gallery Records

The Jan Baum Gallery records include correspondence; press kits containing newspaper clippings, price lists, curriculum vitae and artists' statements; loan agreements; receipts; invitations; miscellaneous ephemera; and photographic and audiovisual materials.

Jan (Flora Belle) letters

Contains Flora Belle Jan's letters to her friend Ludmelia Holstein, relating to journalism in the United States and China and to personal matters. Published as (Urbana, 2009).

Jan Marinissen collection the Council on Religion and the Homosexual (CRH) records

This collection primarily contains materials related to the Council on Religion and the Homosexual (CRH) and includes organizational records; correspondence and memos; board and member meeting minutes; conference materials; financial records; mass mailings; publications; and writings and bibliographies on the...

Jane B. Hayes cemetery plot, 1865.

Deed written by Peter S. Van Wyck for plot in Lone Mountain Cemetery, San Francisco, of Mrs. Jane B. Hayes dated February 27, 1865. Copied from entry dated May 13, 1857 in Lone Mountain Cemetery Company book of records.

Jane B. Hayes cemetery plot, 1865.

Deed written by Peter S. Van Wyck for plot in Lone Mountain Cemetery, San Francisco, of Mrs. Jane B. Hayes dated February 27, 1865. Copied from entry dated May 13, 1857 in Lone Mountain Cemetery Company book of records.

Jane L. Stanford (barkentine) sea journal

Jane L. Stanford (barkentine) sea journal (SAFR 16478, HDC 198) was kept while aboard the barkentine from 1896 to 1897. It is a copy made from the original. The collection is available for research use without restriction.

Jane Porter letters, [undated and 1835]

Included is a letter to Henry Fothergill Chorley on receipt of his first book.

Jane Richardson Hanks collection on Alfred Kroeber, 1951-2002.

Letters, articles, notes, and correspondence relating to noted anthropologist Alfred Kroeber, his wife Theodora, and son Karl, from a former graduate student of his at the University of California, Berkeley. Three small handwritten notes (3 p.) on University of California,...

Jane Sherman papers relating to Allan Seager, [ca. 1934-1977]

Materials relating to writer Allan Seager. Includes: correspondence between Seager and Sherman, ca. 1934-1947; correspondence between Sherman and Stephen Connelly regarding Connelly's dissertation on Seager, 1973-1974; writings by Sherman; writings by Seager, including typescript of his story "Pro Arte"; and...

Janet Delaney archive of her photographic project titled Form follows finance: a survey of the South of Market [graphic].

Archive of Janet Delaney's photographic survey of her South of Market neighborhood (SOMA) in San Francisco. Photographic prints and slides document residential interiors of artists and other neighbors, local small businesses, various buildings, streets, construction scenes and general neighborhood views...

Janet Lewis reading at Stanford

Lewis read from her work at an event sponsored by the Creative Writing Program.

Janet Newton collection of newspaper articles relating to Livermore, California, 1961-1970.

In addition to her articles there are excerpts from early postal records of Livermore and Murray Township.

Janice Marie Clark papers, 1922-1935.

Play scripts by Janice Marie Clark and related material. Includes: "Match Makers Ltd.", book and lyrics by Janice Clark, music by Arthurine Thornton, written for the U.C. Treble Clef play contest, April 26, 1923, and performed at the Oakland Auditorium...

Janin Family Collection

The extended Blair-Janin-Jesup-Croghan family came to include numerous relatives in all parts of the U. S., many of them in frequent contact with each other. Most of the collection falls between 1850-1930; the earlier pieces are mainly land papers from...

Janin (Louis) Papers

Freiberg Mining Academy (1859-1860), mining and milling techniques, mining operations in the trans-Mississippi West (1861-1889), in Japan (1872-1873) and in Mexico (1876-1879, 1880, 1887-1889), Louis Janin's business and financial affairs, Janin family matters including Santa Ynez (Calif.) ranch...

Janin (Pierre Thiebaut Charles Maurice) diary extracts

Relates to Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War. Extracts published in Le Monde slave, 1924-1925.

Janis (Bruce) Student Papers

Gay and lesbian student organization records and the thesis of Bruce Janis, 1976-1985. Janis started the first gay and lesbian student organization at Washington University in St. Louis in 1976, then helped restart the San Francisco State University gay and...

Janisch (Wolfgang) papers

Memoirs, photographic collages, other photographs, postcards, correspondence, police reports, printed matter, sound recordings, video tapes, and memorabilia, relating to political dissent and the peace movement in East Germany.

Janislawski (Mary) papers

The Mary Janislawski papers, 1908 - 2005 (SAFR 23806, HDC 1649) document the teaching career and professional associations of Mary Janislawski.

Jannach (Hubert) collection on B. Traven

This collection contains correspondence, notes, and other material regarding research conducted on B. Traven by author Hubert Jannach.

Jannay, (J. H.) mimeograph

Relates to the need for food relief in Spain.

Janovsky (Karl) reports

Three reports; one entitled Bericht über die im RWM Stattgefundene Aussprache über die Bulgarischen Verhandlungsergebnisse; the second, Lagebericht über die Verhältnisse in Südost; and the third, Lagebericht 1942 über die Verhältnisse in Ungarn, Rumänien und Bulgarien. Relates to economic conditions...

Jansen (B. Douglass) collection

Press releases, statements, and speech transcripts, relating to proposals for disarmament and a nuclear test ban. Issued by officials and agencies of various governments, especially the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency, and the Soviet Embassy in the United...

Jansen (Jerry) Papers

The collection of pro-sex activist Jerry Jansen consists of materials from the Committee to Preserve Our Sexual and Civil Liberties, the 15 Association and the UnCut Parties, including videos, meeting minutes, newsletters, clipping files, conference materials and ephemera.

Janssens (Edouard) deposition

Relates to the activities of Belgian military forces in the Belgian Congo in the period immediately preceding independence, 1959-1960.

Jantzen (Grace J.) processed item

Relates to conditions in civilian internment camps in the Japanese-occupied Philippines.

Janus Society Records

Meeting minutes, bylaws and constitution, correspondence, notes, printed ephemera and other records from the Janus Society of America (also known as Janus Society of Delaware Valley), a Philadelphia-based homophile organization founded in 1962. The Janus Society was an influential group...

Japan - Okinawa Photograph Album, 1952-1953.

Album with 79 snapshot and commercial black and white photos. Mostly Tokyo street scenes, including Asakusa. Owner unclear but likely a soldier or military dependent. Tourist attractions (sumo wrestlers, mud baths, fisherwomen of Onjuku, etc.) and local scenes. Six photos...

Japan - Post World War II Photograph Album

Photograph album, 142 black/ white snapshots with handwritten captions, along with 10 loose b/w photos and other ephemera belonging to an American GI who apparently was in Japan after WWII, around 1946. Mostly Tokyo, also places like Kamakura. Includes images...

Japan, Irkutsk (Siberia), and Manchuria Photograph Collection

Eleven black/white photographs, 1901-1902, most with captions on the back, including scenes of Japanese rickshaws and people, Japanese station and hotel, orthodox church and museum in Irkutsk (Siberia), horse and cart carrying firewood, and railway water tower in Manchuria....

Japan. Koshikan (Korea) Records

Photocopies of originals no longer extant. Correspondence, dispatches, instructions, reports, treaties, agreements, lists, and charts, relating to Japanese-Korean relations, and to the internal administration and foreign affairs of Korea. Includes reports of the Japanese Residency General (1906-1910) and Government-General (1910)...

Japan Photographs, ca. 1945-1947.

About 166 black and white snapshots of post-World War II Japan, taken presumably by an Army officer. Some captions, in English, on backs of photos. Identified locations include Ise Grand Shrine (Mie Prefecture); Kōshien, Takarazuka, Nishinomiya (Hyōgo Prefecture); Kure (Hiroshima...

Japan. Soryojikan (San Francisco) miscellany

Biographical sketches and photographs of Prime Minister Masayoshi Ohira, Foreign Minister Sabuto Okita, and Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Koichi Kato, of Japan.

Japan Subject Collection

The collection contains maps, guidebooks, viewbooks, and other printed ephemera from Japan, mainly from the first half of the 20th century.

Japan-American Conference of Mayors and Chamber of Commerce Presidents Records

Consists of correspondence, agendas, minutes, and photographs pertaining to the annual conference.

Japanese Alien Land Law Investigation Records

The collection consists of materials related to 19 investigations into Japanese-owned properties focused in San Joaquin County and escheat cases that resulted from them.

Japanese American Archival Collection ImageBase

The Japanese American Archival Collection is comprised of approximately 2,100 original items, including letters and other textual documents, photographs, diaries, scrapbooks, newsletters, art work, clothing and artifacts. The collection provides valuable insights into the history of Japanese American communities in...

Japanese American Citizens' League. Committee for Iva Toguri. Records of the Japanese American Citizens' League, Committee for Iva Toguri, 1975-1977.

Contents: V. l - minutes of committee meetings, memoranda, reports, press releases, interviews, lists of supporters, background material, etc.; V. 2 - drafts of summary sheet and pamphlet about the case prepared by the committee; V. 3 - press clippings;...

Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) Redress Video Collection, 1988-1991, undated.

The Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) Redress Video Collection, , consists of interviews conducted by Visual Communications, writer and director John Esaki, and producer Amy Kato. The collection consists of ¾” U-matic tapes, the majority of which are digitized....

Japanese American Citizens League, Monterey Chapter oral history project records, 1991-1995.

Contains the oral histories, transcriptions, drafts, and other records used to write The Japanese of the Monterey Peninsula. Interviewees are listed in the subjects with the subdivision interviews.

Japanese American Citizens League, National Ad Hoc Committee to Repeal the Emergency Detention Act records, 1967-1971.

Correspondence, reports, memoranda, minutes of meetings, position papers, campaign literature, newspaper clippings, press releases and newsletters, copies of congressional documents, etc., relating to the national campaign efforts to repeal title II (the emergency detention measure) of the Internal Security Act...

Japanese American Citizens League Pacific Southwest District Office Records

The Pacific Southwest Region of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) served as the political voice for the Japanese American community and sponsored a variety of social and educational activities. Records include: administrative files, meeting minutes and agendas, reference files,...

Japanese American collection

This collection primarily contains transcripts, audio cassettes, and other material pertaining to the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC) EO 9066 Project. Also includes material pertaining to Japanese American art, entertainment, and culture as well as Japanese American life...

Japanese American Evacuation & Relocation Collection

This collection includes individual case histories, posters and ephemera from the evacuation and relocation of Japanese American citizens, 1942-1944

Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement Records

Consists of surplus copies of U.S. War Relocation Authority documents, including publications, staff papers, reports, correspondence, memoranda, press releases, and a few photographs. Also includes material collected and/or generated by the Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement Study, University of California, Berkeley,...

Japanese American family photograph album from the World War Two era [graphic]

Snapshots of family life in San Francisco, during internment at Heart Mountain (Wyoming), and during the military service of a friend or family member. Many include an apparent young couple, Mitsi and Toshi. Chiefly snapshot portraits or group portraits, often...

Japanese American Internment Collection

The collection consists of publications and press releases by the War Relocation Authority (WRA), in addition to yearbooks and pamphlets created by Japanese American internees and advocacy groups, with an emphasis on the Manzanar and Minidoka internment camps.

Japanese American relocation center views [graphic]

Photographs document the Japanese American evacuation of World War II and its effects. Shown are children and adults at various relocation centers throughout the west. Includes one view of Eleanor Roosevelt visiting the Gila River camp.

Japanese American Relocation Collection

The collection consists of correspondence, magazines, newspaper and journal articles clippings, and publications from the War Relocation Authority, religious groups, as well as civil liberties organizations. It also has a series of correspondence to and from Occidental President Remsen Bird's...

Japanese American Relocation photograph collection

This collection of 222 photographs documents the relocation of Japanese Americans in Southern California during World War II and immediately thereafter, as captured by Los Angeles Examiner and wire service photographers. Much of the coverage documents scenes of: ...

Japanese American Research Project (Yuji Ichioka) collection of material about Japanese in the United States

Collection consists of materials collected by the Japanese American Research Project (JARP) related to the history of Japanese and Japanese Americans in the United States. Contains more than 100 groups of personal papers related to individuals and/or families, and these...

Japanese Americans Citizens League, Washington, D.C. District Office Records

The records of JACL, Washington, D.C. District Office (JACL-DC) document the administration, JACL-endorsed advocacy issues, and reference files. The collection includes numerous court cases involving employment discrimination, immigration, military, and redress. In a number of these cases, JACL was directly...

Japanese, Chinese, and other photographs from the Eli T. Sheppard papers [graphic]

Includes numerous cartes de visite of Japanese dignitaries and consular staff(?), scenes in Japan and China (including town views, antiquities, etc.), portraits of Chinese people, some views in Europe, Peru, and various American locations.

Japanese expulsion from Atlin, British Columbia [graphic] /

Three posed crowd portraits in the snowy streets of Atlin and at McKee Creek. Two include a sign reading : Mayor Kirkland / White men's rights without violence / General Ward. One view shows town in background, another shows the...

Japanese Friendship Doll Records

Photographs, literature, a book, Dolls of Friendship, and a 1927 "Passport of Goodwill" for the doll called "Miss Taiwan".

Japanese In Manchuria Photograph Album

The album contains 190 black and white photographs documenting the wartime experiences of one Japanese soldier during his service in Manchuria in the 1930s. Included are scenes of barracks life, life in the field, portraits of friends and fellow soldiers,...

Japanese Internment : Tule Lake, 1935-1988.

Mary Oshiro was interned at the Tule Lake Relocation center beginning in 1942. She did watercolors of the camp and its surroundings, and worked as an artist and stencil cutter for the camp newspaper, the Tulean Dispatch.

Japanese Internment : Tule Lake, 1935-1988.

Mary Oshiro was interned at the Tule Lake Relocation center beginning in 1942. She did watercolors of the camp and its surroundings, and worked as an artist and stencil cutter for the camp newspaper, the Tulean Dispatch.

Japanese manuscripts concerning commerce, [undated]

7 letters, 1 manual, and 1 envelope. Materials concern commercial transactions, mostly relating to buying or selling of food.

Japanese Modern History Manuscript Collection

Manuscripts, ephemeral printed matter, and maps, relating to various aspects of Japanese history, including Nagano prefecture local government during the Meiji period; the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895; pre-World War II domestic affairs; the post-World War II American occupation; the International...

Japanese Papermaking Photographs

The collection contains 16 assorted photographs ("coloured by hand" per description in English on envelope) showing method of Japanese paper making from the gathering and processing of the raw materials to the final bundling of the paper for shipment. The...

Japanese Pictorial Collection

Photographs depicting scenes of daily life, prominent personalities, and miscellaneous scenes in Japan, and from the Russo-Japanese War.

Japanese Prints

The Grunwald Center's collection of 40,000 works on paper includes 950 prints by Japanese Edo and Meiji period artists. The Center acquired many of these prints in 1965 from the Estate of Frank Lloyd Wright (American architect, 1867-1959). Artists represented...

Japanese Relocation Center, Tule Lake Collection

Papers and records arranged in the following subject areas: Age distribution, Athletic teams, Buddhist Reverends and Christian Minister lists, Community Activities Directory, Educational Personnel, Enlistee classification list, equipment list, High school enrollment, project chart, recreational activities list, Rules and Regulations,...

Japanese Relocation Center, Tule Lake Collection, 1943-1943.

Age distribution, Athletic teams, Buddhist Reverends and Christian Minister lists, Community Activities Directory, Educational Personnel, Enlistee classification list, equipment list, high school enrollment, project chart, recreational activities list, Rules and Regulations, War Relocation Authority Personnel List, Ward Councilmen List.

Japanese Saipan Photograph Album

Photograph album, containing about 170 black/white snapshots and a few postcard views, of the Japanese period in Saipan, 1914-1944. Includes a number of shots of the local Saipan population and scenery, but most of the photos are of Japanese adults...

Japanese Students Association, Stanford University, Records

Records include guest books, 1917-1962; scrapbook of clippings, photographs, and postcards, 1916-1932, pertaining to sports teams, construction of the Association's clubhouse, the YMCA convention in 1922, and group shots of the Association; photograph album of graduates and professors, ca. 1909-ca....

Japanese subject collection

Serial issues, reports, election campaing literature, and other printed matter, relating to various aspects of social, political and economic conditions in Japan, the Sino-Japanese War of 1894-1895 and the post-World War II Allied occupation of Japan.

Japanese View Book

This is a 36 page (unpaginated) booklet in English with printed photographs and illustrations with no publication information. It appears to have been printed in Japan (note style of romanization of Japanese place names) and highlights various aspects of Japan's...

Japanese Wood Engravings and Brush Paintings Collection

The Japanese Wood Engravings and Brush Paintings Collection, 1791-1958, consists of thirty-four color wood engravings created by Japanese artists from the mid 1800s to the 20th century, and three brush paintings created by artist Shuho Kawashima in 1958. This collection...

Japanese-American Collection, ca. 1900-1940s

Japanese-American families of Los Angeles and Southern California, their social life and customs, in the first half of the twentieth century. Several documents are pictured, including a Japanese map dated circa 1796. Photographs, negatives. ca. 1796-1960, no date (bulk is...

Japanese-American Internment Camp Church Bulletins and Newsletters Collection

This collection contains mimeographed church worship bulletins and newsletters from various Japanese-American Internment Camps during World War II.

Japanese-American Internment Camp Materials

The Japanese-American internment camps during World War II were administered by the War Relocation Authority. Camp inmates independently wrote and distributed many of their own documents associated with the camp newspapers, camp stores, school publications, and other camp activities. This...

Japanese-American Internment Oral Histories

This collection contains audio interviews, transcriptions, photographs, genealogical information, letters and related newspaper clippings of Japanese-American who were kept in Relocation Centers during World War II.

A Japanese-American nurseryman's life in California : floriculture and family, 1883-1992 : oral history transcript / 1993.

Domoto discusses his family background; early nursery business and garden shows; Japanese-American Relocation period; work with California Association of Nurserymen and California Horticultural Society.

Japanese-American Relocation Center Newspapers

During the internment of the Japanese-Americans from 1942-1945, newspapers recording camp activities and providing news of events outside the camps were issued by the internees from the beginning of their confinement in temporary assembly centers and permanent relocation centers. This...

Japanese-American relocation interviews [sound recording] / 1966, 1967.

Interviews about the Japanese-American evacuation and relocation during World War II include the following interviewees: Dave Tatsuno, Fuji Okamoto Takaichi, Jon and Esther Sills, George Shimada, Takeshi Shibuya, Claude N. Settles, Eiichi Sakauye, Peter Nakahara, Wayne Kanemoto, Masao Hamamura, James...

Japanese-American Relocation Reviewed : oral history transcript / and related material, 1969-1976.

Interviews with individuals primarily in the federal and state government, involved in the evacuation of Japanese-Americans from California during World War II. Photographs and copies of documentary material inserted and appended. V. 1, Decision and Exodus; v. II, the Interment.

Japanese-American youth photograph album [graphic].

Icludes snapshot and formal portraits of numerous young Japanese-American men and women taken during the mid-1940s to early 1950s. Some photographs were possibly taken in San Francisco and Sacramento. Others appear to have been taken in an unidentified World War...

Japanese-Americans in the San Fernando Valley Oral History Project Collection

The Japanese-Americans in the San Fernando Valley Oral History Project documents the lives of Japanese Americans who lived, or are currently living, in the San Fernando Valley. The participants are multi-generational, with many who experienced firsthand internment and prejudice during...

Japanese-Americans in World War II Collection

The Japanese-Americans in World War II Collection measures 1 linear foot and dates from 1920 to 1995. The collection contains both contemporary and contemporaneous materials about the relocation of Japanese during World War II from the perspective of Japanese-Americans as...

Jaqua (Mary Alice) Papers

Correspondence, photographs, and other materials, relating to Mary Alice Jaqua (1913-1987), daughter of Ernest J. Jaqua, first president of Scripps College. The materials document in particular her career, 1941-1946, first as secretary to the director of the American Red Cross-Harvard...

Jardetzky (Oleg) Papers

Collection includes papers from his years at Harvard, 1957-67; records from the Dept. of Molecular Pharmacology at Stanford and the Stanford Magnetic Resonance Laboratory, 1970-2001; and papers pertaining to his other professional activities, including the International Conference on Magnetic Resonance...

Jardine (John E.) Papers

The Jardine family collection consists primarily of personal and business correspondence between 1893 and 1941. The majority of the folders contain family letters, correspondence with friends, photographs, postcards, wedding invitations and poems. Also included are financial reports and statements from...

Jarman Family Papers

The collection primarily consists of correspondence related to the Jarman family, Mormon converts who immigrated from England to Utah in the 1860s. It includes statements by Maria Bidgood Jarman Ford Barnes regarding her divorce from her abusive, polygamous first...

Jarolim (Edith) Collection

Edith Jarolim's project files for her two editions of Paul Blackburn's works, and . Included are photocopies of Blackburn's correspondence and manuscripts deposited in other libraries and Jarolim's correspondence with Blackburn's family and friends. Also of interest are her copious...

Jarvis (Charles E.) papers

Correspondence, military tactics book, camp newspaper, French currency, postcards, and personal items of identification, relating to activities of the 28th Engineer Regiment in France during World War I.

Jarvis Family Papers

Ellis Adams Jarvis (1900- ) was a teacher in San Pedro (1924- ), and later served as a superintendent of Los Angeles City Schools (November 1956-January 1962). The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia and related printed material...

Jarvis (Howard) Collection

Clippings, periodicals, awards, audio tapes, video tapes, photographs, correspondence, news releases....

Jasper O'Farrell papers, 1846-1860.

Letters from Henry Dalton, Abel Stearns, James Van Ness, Ambrose J. Hooper, and others, mainly relating to business affairs and to purchase of lands. Also deed issued by James Black for a San Francisco lot.

"Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve: An Island of Discovery" [videorecording]

A description of Stanford's biological preserve at Jasper Ridge, including its history and some of the research being done there. Persons interviewed include professors Harold Mooney, Paul Ehrlich, Nona Chiariello, and David Ackerly; students Nathan Sanders, Jeff Dukes, and Julia...

Jasperson (Robert) papers

The collection contains records relating to Jasperson's involvement with the Conservation Law Society of America, the Sierra Club Foundation, Save-the-Redwoods League and the Walnut Creek Open Space Foundation.

Jastrow (Elisabeth) papers

The Elisabeth Jastrow papers document the life and scholarship of this émigré archaeologist who left Germany due to the anti-Semitic policies of the Third Reich. The archive contains personal and professional correspondence, unpublished manuscripts, extensive research notes and photographic documentation...

Jau Don Ball papers, 1917-1934.

Contains correspondence and reports concerning Dr. Ball's work as an Army Doctor performing discharge examinations at the Presidio of San Francisco during World War I. The bulk of the collection, however, relates to his consulting work for local industry and...

Jaudin family letters, [1854?-1873]

Mainly letters of Ernest Jaudin and his brother, Ulysse, written from San Francisco to family in France, describing journey to California, life in San Francisco, the French colony there, business conditions, etc. Also includes copy of revised typescript, La Famille...

Jaufre (Rudel). No sap chantar qui so non di..

Typescript translation by Paul Blackburn....

Java and other Islands of the Indian Archipelago

Printed photographs glued into an album. Shows people, houses, boats, scenery. [undated, ca. 1906]

Jawetz (Ernest) Papers

Includes manuscripts and typescripts of papers on plague, immunity. Received from Reinhard S. Speck, MD....

Jay DeFeo papers, 1901-2005 (bulk 1970-1989).

Correspondence, business, and personal records. While the collection focuses on Jay DeFeo's life after the completion of The Rose, it also includes some materials from before she started The Rose. The collection contains her business and exhibition correspondence and papers,...

Jay Eslick collection, 1934-1950.

Jay Eslick was born in Spokane, Washington on August 31, 1901, and in the 1920's became a drummer and bandleader in the Pacific Northwest. By 1928 he had joined a band in Tijuana and subsequently became a popular bandleader in...

Jay Eslick collection, 1934-1950.

Jay Eslick was born in Spokane, Washington on August 31, 1901, and in the 1920's became a drummer and bandleader in the Pacific Northwest. By 1928 he had joined a band in Tijuana and subsequently became a popular bandleader in...

Jay (Mary R.) Collection, 1905-1945

The Mary Rutherfurd Jay collection documents Jay's career as a landscape architect, her lectures on gardens, and her involvement in the profession. Research notes and images on gardens around the world and architectural drawings form the bulk of the collection....

Jayhawkers of '49 Clippings Collection

The Jayhawkers of '49 were a Death Valley pioneering party, many of which died of starvation en route in 1849. This collection includes newspaper articles on the reunion of the survivors in 1913 and a newspaper clipping on member Colonel...

Jayhawkers of '49 collection?

Inclusive dates: 1849-1952...

Jay's Chicago Gay Pride Parade Photographs

Jay photographs of the Chicago Gay Pride Parade, circa 1974.

Jazz concert programs ca 1948-1952.

Souvenir programs from Jazz and popular music concerts including Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Stan Kenton, Nat "King" Cole and Sarah Vaughan, Lionel Hampton, Jan Garber and The Mills Brothers, Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians.

J.B. Neilands papers, circa 1960-2008.

Includes correspondence, writings, subject files, photographs, and other materials relating to Neilands' professional activities, including his work to prevent human disease and animal cruelty, and to protect public ownership and access to energy and water resources. Neilands' participation on the...

J.B. Osborne papers related to Groom Mining District mining claims : Lincoln County, Nev., 1874-1895.

Contains deeds and legal contracts (one notarized) between various parties for shares of mining claims in Nevada. Includes printed booklet prospectus for Groome Company, Limited. Also contains a notary public statement, signed by notary A. Koenig for a resident of...

J.C. Beideman legal documents, 1860-1866.

Contains 7 sets of legal documents of J.C. Beideman relating to land titles, services rendered and estate in San Francisco, Calif. Including a land dispute with John K. Moore.

J.C. Kastner letters : to Violet Cole : ALS, 1891-1897.

Four letters of affection and devotion are addressed to Miss Violet Cole in Spanish Ranch, Plumas County, Calif. from J.C. Kastner and contain friendly greetings, news about planting flowers and the difficulty of trusting flower catalog descriptions, and advice not...

J.C. Meussdorffer and Brother records, 1868-1869.

A San Francisco wholesale hat business.

J.C.W. Brenan correspondence with Charles Brenan : ALS, 1856-1857.

Contains 3 letters between father and son. Discusses 1856 Walker invasion of Nicaragua.

J.E. Drew papers, 1933-1961 (bulk 1933-1940).

Consists of materials from involvement with the California Crusaders organization, the campaigns against the Single Tax and the Ham and Eggs initiative. Crusaders materials include national and local materials relating to the mission and history of the group and public...

Jeakins (Dorothy) Costume Design Archive

Dorothy Jeakins built an impressive list of credits in theater, film, and television and came to be respected as one of the best costume designers in the entertainment industry. The collection contains costume designs, preparatory sketches, textile swatches, and designer...

Jeakins (Dorothy) costume design drawings

The Dorothy Jeakins costume design drawings span the years 1948-1978. A little more than a dozen films are represented by around 75 drawings....

Jean Ariss manuscripts of novels, 1958-1962.

Printer's copy of The Quick Years. (1958) (box 1); Printer's copy of The Shattered Glass (1962) (original title, If Two Lie Together), with corrected galleys (box 2).

Jean Bright high school yearbooks and scrapbook : Balboa High School, San Francisco, Calif., 1928-1930.

Contains high school yearbooks with signatures and notes, and a scrapbook covering school events for Balboa High School in San Francisco, Calif.

Jean Field Committee Records

These are records from the Jean Field Committee, which was formed in 1951 to aid Jean Field in her child custody appeal case. Field lost custody of her children in 1950 based only on the contents of two letters...

Jean Jacques Vioget Papers, 1829-1852.

Business papers, certificates and correspondence

Jean Margaret Hill papers, 1953-1973.

Contains six journals with sketches and drawings (some in color) of batik patterns, figures, and other subjects such as her travels in Europe, personal reflections, poetry, pressed flowers, and samples of yarn dyed with a variety of natural plant extracts....

Jean Murray Bangs collection on Bernard Maybeck, 1904-1976 (bulk 1948-1976).

Includes Bangs' notes and unpublished manuscript on Maybeck, correspondence, receipts and other papers relating to a survey of Maybeck's work conducted by Bangs for the University of California, Berkeley.

Jean Paul Richter - Leonard Da Vinci Biography, 1884.

Two-volume, clothbound, holographic manuscript on the life of Leonardo da Vinci, in french, with 1884 date inscribed on the front of volume one.

Jeane Eddy Westin Papers

Jeane Eddy Westin is a local author from the Sacramento area. The Westin papers collection consists of interviews on cassette tape and in printed form, several newspaper clippings, and correspondence related to her first book, . The book was published...

Jean-Francois de Galaup La Perouse letters, 1778 and 1783.

Letter to his sister (January 19, 1778); and transcript of letter concerning money due him (July 3, 1783), With transcripts and translations.

Jeanie Bernstein Papers

Jeanie Bernstein was an activist and advocate for peace in southern California. In Orange County, she helped found the Alliance for Survival, a peace and environmental organization, and was an integral part of the peace movement in the area. Bernstein...

Jeanne Crain collection of home movies and other materials, 1932-1976, (bulk 1948-1965).

This collection consists of home movies, feature films, shorts distributed for the home market, television shows and commercials, and audio tape reels. Approximately half of the collection consists of 16 mm. Kodachrome home movies that feature Crain in both her...

Jeanne Emrich papers.

Haiku books, periodicals, chapbooks, correspondence, notebooks, poetry, and drafts.

Jeanne Graffy papers, ca. 1971-1994.

Papers of Santa Barbara City Council member and Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors member.

Jeanne Van Nostrand research materials : mss, typescript, 1940-1988 (bulk 1968-1983)

Research materials and correspondence for her books on early California artists: Edward Vischer's drawings of the California missions, 1861-1878; The first hundred years of painting in California, 1775-1875; San Francisco, 1806-1906, in contemporary paintings, drawings and watercolors; and an article:...

Jean-Nicolas Perlot papers, circa 1780-1900.

Includes letterbook describing mining in California and experiences as a gardener in Portland, Oregon, 1853-1858; letter concerning his trip from New York to Oregon via rail in 1883; letters from his brothers, one giving an account of his voyage around...

Jeannie O'Connor portrait photographs of Imogen Cunningham [graphic].

Portrait photographs of Imogen Cunningham taken in various San Francisco locations.

Jedediah Smith family papers, 1814-1953.

Originals and photocopies of documents relating to the family of Jedediah Strong Smith (1799-1831), one of the most remarkable figures of the Western fur trade era; an explorer in the Rocky Mountains, the Great Basin, California, and the Pacific Northwest,...

Jedediah Smith family portraits [graphic].

Primarily portraits of Smith, Yetter, Helman and Isbell family members, with other individuals presumed to be friends and relations.

Jedediah Smith papers, 1814-1849.

The papers of Jedediah Smith, Sr., father of the explorer Jedediah Strong Smith, include an account book, 1827-1839, with additional entries, 1867-1879, made by Bernhard Reichert, second husband of his grandaughter-in-law, Eliza (Prescott) Jones, while living in Kansas; a family...

Jedediah Strong Smith papers, 1819-1833.

Manuscript of Jedediah S. Smith's "transcript journal" (1822, 1827-1828) in the hand of Samuel Parkman, and with notes concerning the manuscript by Dale L. Morgan. Transcript journal describes journey up the Missouri River in 1822; return from the first visit...

Jedeikin (Joseph) Collection

Joseph Jedeikin was born in Kobe, Japan to a Russian mother and Latvian father. After living in Switzerland as a child, his family moved to Shanghai in 1940 to escape German persecution against Jews which they felt would eventually reach...

Jedrychowski (Stefan) papers

Interview transcripts, speeches and writings, correspondence, and photographs, relating to governmental administration, economic planning and foreign policy in Poland.

Jefferies (Clint) Theater Scripts and Recordings

This collection consists of scripts of plays and musicals written by Clint Jefferies and recordings of performances of these pieces by Wings Theatre Company of New York City.

Jefferies (Philip M.) papers

The Philip M. Jefferies papers span the years circa 1954-1986 and encompass approximately 16 linear feet. The collection consists of production drawings and related production records, including scripts, agreements, location research, and photographs....

Jeffers (Robinson) / Armstrong (Frank H.) Collection

The collection contains three portfolios, with correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, magazines, and various pieces of ephemera related to Robinson Jeffers, such as announcements, broadsides, flyers, and handbills, as well as three large matted photographic portraits. The bulk of the correspondence...

Jeffers (Robinson) Collection

Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962) was an American poet who is primarily known for the works he produced in and about the central coast of California. This collection is comprised of several donations of Jeffers' manuscripts and letters, as well as collected...

Jeffers (Una) Papers

Letters from Mabel Dodge Luhan and others, relating primarily to D.H. Lawrence and to writers and artists resident in Taos, New Mexico; Una and Robin - MS. by Mrs. Luhan; clippings; photographs, etc.

Jeffers (William M.) Papers

William Martin Jeffers (b.1876) left school at age 14 to work for the Union Pacific Railroad. He worked his way up the organizational ladder from call boy to vice-chairman of the board of directors (1946-1953). In 1942, Jeffers agreed to...

Jefferson Davis correspondence, 1850-1860.

Preferred citation: Jefferson Davis correspondence, BANC MSS C-A 339, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Jefferson Family Papers

The Jefferson family papers consists of the scrapbooks of John Wayles Jefferson and Beverly Jefferson; photographs of John Wayles Jefferson, Anne Wayles Jefferson, and Beverly Jefferson; and other material of a genealogical nature of Carl S. Jefferson and his wife,...

Jefferson (Thomas) Papers

Thomas Jefferson's private life...

Jeffords (Bob) papers

Producer Bob Jefford's career included theatre, television and motion pictures. The collection consists of project files containing production material and/or scripts for a number of motion picture and television projects. Among the forty television projects are , , , ,...

Jeffrey Fadiman field notes based on oral interviews with Meru tribal elders : collected in Kenya, 1960s and 1970s.

Primarily field notes. Also includes draft manuscript materials and reprints, publicity and research materials for his talks and course, "Spirits and the Sex War: African Witchcraft and Women," and a photocopy of the original Kimeru manuscript and English translation of...

Jeffrey K. Hadden Papers, 1958-2000, (bulk dates 1977-2000)

The collection contains files (correspondence, financial and tax records, clippings, notes, website printouts, brochures, newsletters, mailings and other promotional literature) assembled by Hadden ,relating to various religious groups and leaders, mainly televangelists such as Jim Bakker (PTL), Jerry Falwell, and...

Jeffrey Lindeman collection, 1968-1992.

Berkeley-area counterculture newspapers, playbills, some correspondence related to San Francisco Mime Troupe.

Jeffrey Schweitzer papers, 1893-1962.

Include letters from Frederick W. Coleman (re World War I), U.S. Senator Samuel M. Shortridge and others; mementos from international fairs held in San Francisco in 1894, 1915 and 1939, and in Chicago in 1893; passenger list and menu of...

Jeffry Joseph Prendergast diaries, 1931-1962.

Association with the Bear Valley Mutual Water Company in San Bernardino County; interest in water conservation, construction and maintenance of dams, canals and irrigation projects; cultivation of oranges; flood control; water levels; agriculture; forestry conservation; trips to Mexico.

Jeftic (Trivun R.) papers

Correspondence and memoranda, relating to German occupation policy in Yugoslavia, and to the Yugoslav resistance movements.

Jekyll (Gertrude) Collection, 1877-1931

Contains records related to the life and career of landscape architect Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932) who practiced primarily in England. Documents Jekyll's collaborative relationships with architectcs, especially Edwin Lutyens, through project records. Records include correspondence, photographs, drawings, and albums.

Jelinek (James John) papers

Speeches and writings, sound recordings of lectures, correspondence, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to education in the United States.

Jeng family correspondence, 1888-1927.

Consists of correspondence among the Reng family and business associates in China and Hong Kong.

Jenkins (Allen) United States Army Discharge Papers

This collection contains the United States Army discharge papers of one Allen Jenkins in 1868, ending his service that began in the Civil War.

Jenkins (Arthur C.) Papers

The 17 cartons comprising this collection consist chiefly of reports and notes relating to mass transit in California, especially with Los Angeles Railway Corporation, Pacific Electric Railway Company, Ashbury Rapid Transit Lines, and Los Angeles Motor Coach Company. It includes...

Jenkins, Arthur J. [Correspondence on the Honolulu Rapid Transit Company] /

Includes financial reports and applications before the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission, 1959-1962.

Jenkins (Billie) papers

Billie Beasley Jenkins is a pioneer for professional working women and African Americans in the entertainment industry. She has been involved in many aspects of film and television including acquisitions, business affairs, human resources and casting to executive in charge...

Jenkins Family Papers

Deeds, correspondence, and other documents (transcripts and originals) relating to the family's claim to Alcatraz Island. Portfolio contains map of San Francisco Bay showing location of Alcatraz, and a tracing of the map.

Jenkins (George) Art Direction Materials Archive

Collection consists of materials related to the professional career of production designer and art director George Jenkins. Includes research material, sketches, and floor plans. Research materials consist of location photographs, scripts, schedules, notes, color samples, and budget records. Sketches include...

Jenkins (George D.) Papers

Writings, notes, correspondence, minutes of meetings, ordinances, pamphlets, clippings, and data cards, relating to politics in Nigeria and particularly to the government of Ibadan, Nigeria. Includes drafts of a book, , by Kenneth W. J. Post, and G. D. Jenkins.

Jenkins (George) papers

The George Jenkins papers span the years 1946-1990 (bulk 1970s) and encompass 70.9 linear feet. The collection includes manuscripts, drawings, and photographs, including slides. There are production files for ALL THE PRESIDENT'S MEN (1976) related to locations, research, sets, and...

Jenkins (Harold) Photograph Collection

The Harold Jenkins Photograph Collection includes 81 photographs documenting Harold Jenkins' various businesses in downtown Oakland, California. A majority of the photographs are publicity stills of bands and performers, interior shots of patrons and employees, or exterior photographs of Jenkins'...

Jenkins (Hubert Oliver) Papers

Papers document his academic career at Stanford and include drawings and notes from science classes, 1903-1907; notes from a class at Hopkins Marine Station, 1932; and notes, maps, financial accounts, and a diary from his doctoral research on meadow mice...

Jenkins (James A.) Papers

Correspondence, lecture notes, class materials, reports, minutes of meetings, manuscripts and reprints of his papers, notebooks, research notes, etc. Relate to his teaching career at the University of California, Berkeley, in the Department of Genetics and to his researches, particularly...

Jenkins (Olaf P.) Papers

This collection, dating from 1929 to 1973, largely relates to Jenkins' career with the California State Division of Mines and Mining and includes correspondence, biographical material, talks, and memorabilia. The bulk of the collection is correspondence concerning his appointment as...

Jenkins (Oliver P.) Papers

Papers include personal correspondence, 1891-1928; letters of introduction and reference, 1869-1888; reports of his field trips (primarily on fish), 1885-1904; and published and unpublished addresses, pamphlets, and essays, including one on children’s nature study, circa 1920, and one on a...

Jenkins (Phillip E.) Papers

The Phillip E. Jenkins papers include photographs, educational materials, military records, and organizational records of the Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society.

Jenne (Corrinne) papers

Conference papers, agenda, programs, and notes, relating to the Student-Faculty Conference of the YMCA-YWCA held in Asilomar, California.

Jenner Coastside Conservation Coalition. Records of the Jenner Coastside Conservation Coalition, 1970-1971.

Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, resolutions, clippings etc. of the organization formed to oppose dredging and development at the mouth of the Russian River near Jenner.

Jennie Cullum notebook : [Meadville, Penn.?], 1858-1889.

Notebook diary (55 p.) containing handwritten transcriptions by Jennie (Jane) Cullum of "interesting parts of Hattie and Ned's letters to the family that I wish to remember." The letters were written from California and Japan, 1858-1862, by Edwin (Ned) H....

Jennie Harris papers, 1902-1972.

Collection consists primarily of a typed manuscript of Harris' detailed and evocative autobiography, in which she describes her early life and her experience as a businesswoman in the 1920s and 1930s. The collection also includes newspaper and magazine clippings about...

Jennie Matyas and the I.L.G.W.U. : oral history transcript of tape-recorded interviews conducted in 1955 by Corinne L. Gilb for the Oral History Project, Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California, Berkeley, 1957.

Account of early life in Hungary to 1905; arrival in New York, 1905; work in garment industry in New York from 1911; her career in the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union from its inception, with comments on communist infiltration, union...

Jennifer Azzi Highlights [videorecording]

Videotape on Azzi when she was a candidate for Kodak All-American.

Jennings (Dale) Scrapbook Collection

Scrapbooks in the collection primarily consist of advertisements clipped from periodicals and newspapers, as well as photographs. Each volume has a theme, and was created between 1950 and 1996.

Jennings (John) Papers

John Edward Jennings, Jr. (1906-1973) was a author, writing under his own name and the pseudonyms Bates Baldwin and Joel Williams. His publications include (1938), (1939), (1945), (1946), (1950), (1950) and (1954). Boxes 1-7 include galleys and typescript drafts.

Jennings (Ralph E.) Papers

Correspondence, personnel records, memoranda, speeches, logbooks, clippings, printed matter, and photographs, relating to U.S. naval operations in World War II, the U.S.S. a historic telecast from the U.S.S. in August 1947, and the Military Assistance Group to Norway.

Jennison (Harry A.) letter received

Relates to conditions in Russia during the Russian Civil War. Written by a White Russian Army colonel.

Jenny (Arnold E.) Papers

Correspondence, diary, reports, memoranda, and printed matter, relating to relief work in Siberia during the Russian Revolution, and among displaced persons in Germany at the end of World War II.

Jenny Fleming : memories of the California Native Plant Society during and after its formation, 1955-present : oral history transcript / 1993.

Personal interest in conservation: river conservation and kayaking, landscaping with native plants; California Native Plant Society: early members and events, the plant sale, fund-raising; CNPS Bay Chapter: since 1976, presidency, changes, formation of [Tilden] Botanic Garden Volunteers, Rare Plant Project;...

Jenny Kamnitzer papers

This collection comprises documents relating to the emigration of a German Jew, Jenny Kamnitzer, from Nazi Germany to Shanghai, China in 1940, and her subsequent emigration to the United States in 1947.

Jensen (Bernhardt M.) papers

Letters, reports, memoranda, and statistics, relating to agricultural production and public finances in northern Nigeria and to plans for agricultural development.

Jensen (Creston H.) Collection, 1921-1929

The collection documents the architectural work of Creston H. Jensen, with a focus on his ecclesiastical projects.

Jensen, Emil Photographs from the Emil Jensen papers [graphic].

Personal photographs, chiefly unidentified, pertaining to Emil Jensen, his family, and Olsen family relatives of his wife. Includes two card photograph albums of studio portraits, apparently taken in Denmark (ca. 1870s) and in San Francisco, Ukiah, and other Northern California...

Jensen Family Papers

The Jensen Family Papers document the family's immigration to the United States from Germany and years in the Hayward area of California through correspondence, sketches, and extensive secondary source materials collected by family members.

Jensen (Joan) Asian Indian immigrant research materials

Research materials for PASSAGE FROM INDIA: ASIAN INDIAN IMMIGRANTS IN NORTH AMERICA by Joan Jensen, emerita professor of history from New Mexico State University. Jensen's book looks at Asian Indian immigration to the western United States and Canada; ethnic discrimination;...

Jensen (Joseph) Papers

Joseph Jensen (1886-1974) was a petroleum engineer and geologist for the Tidewater Oil Company and predecessors (1917-55). In 1927, he was appointed to the Water and Power Committee of the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce and personally participated in the...

Jensen (Kenneth) Papers

This collection contains research notes on the lime industry in the Santa Cruz area, as well as the final draft of , Jensen's senior thesis.

Jeremiah Burke Sanderson collection, 1859-1915.

Documents, correspondence, photos, fliers, clippings, and other ephemera pertaining to Jeremiah Burke Sanderson, his family, and his descendents.

Jeremiah Burke Sanderson papers, [ca. 1857-1912]

Papers of a Black family in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Jeremiah Lee receipt : for Jonathan Procter, 1756 Sept. 1.

Receipt for merchandise in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

Jeremiah O'Brien (liberty ship) logbooks

Jeremiah O'Brien (liberty ship) logbooks are copies made from the originals retained at the National Archives and Records Administration in San Bruno, California. The collection is available for research use without restriction.

Jeremiah S. Black letter to his son, Chauncey Forward Black : and related material : York, Pa. : ALS, [1868?] Apr. 28.

Accompanied by a letter written by Chauncey F. Black and a biographical sketch.

Jeremy Robinson letters, 1818-1823.

Typed transcripts (carbon) to John Quincy Adams as Secretary of State and President James Monroe. Written from various cities in South America, the letters report on political conditions and events. Originals in Library of Congress.

Jermanok-Pitman (Mary) Shorthand Collection

This collection consists of course material and personal notes of Mary Jermanok as she learned shorthand....

Jerome B. Ford diaries, 1854 (bulk 1867-1871)

Diaries kept by the operator of the Mendocino Lumber Co. sawmill. The diaries comment on the weather, arrival of ships, sawmill operations, etc. Some accounts included also. The 1854 diary includes a brief account of his voyage via the Isthmus...

Jerome C. Davis Collection, 1843-1865.

Business papers, certificates, correspondence, legal papers, printed materials

Jerome Madden papers, 1875-1902.

Papers consist of certificates of appointment as Southern Pacific Railroad Company land agent from 1875 and resolutions of the board of directors; three letters from Charles Crocker; miscellaneous clippings and personalia.

Jerome R. Waldie papers, 1966-1972.

Correspondence; subject, legislative, campaign and personal files, clippings, district office files, invitations and scrapbooks concerning his activity as a congressman from California's 14th District (Contra Costa County)

Jerome T. Light papers, 1942-1948.

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, clippings, reprints and subject files relating to his work as high school principal at Minidoka and Colorado River Japanese-American Relocation Centers and later as a U.S. War Relocation Authority relocation officer at Santa Barbara and Arroyo Grande,...

Jerrome (Stephen) Photographs of Artists

Stephen Jerrome photographs of artists and entertainment industry insiders Steven Arnold, Don Bachardy, Bud Cort, Mickey Cotrell, Tony Curtis and son Nick, Jimmy Douglas, Keith Harring, David Hockney, Annie Lebowitz, Rodney Bingenheimer, Lester Perskey, Herb Ritts, Steven Meisel, and Matthew...

Jerry L. Hedrick papers, 1962-2007.

Hedrick correspondence and manuscripts, as well as meeting, seminary and conference materials.

Jerry O'Connell correspondence, 1985-2004.

Correspondence is mostly incoming with some letters concerning publishing and politics. Also includes some political memorabilia with an article from an interview O'Connell did with Pat Brown in 1992.

Jerzy Neyman biographical material, 1975-1982.

Biographical material collected by Joseph Hodges relating to Jerzy Neyman consists of a piece included in "Biographical memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society," correspondence between E.S. Pearson and J.M. Hammersley relating to Hammersley's biography of Neyman, and a copy...

Jerzy Neyman papers.

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.

Jess Papers

The Jess Papers, 1941-2004 (bulk 1962-1997) document his life as an American assemblage artist and painter. The papers are divided into four series: Correspondence, Writings, General Files, and George Herms Papers and consist of correspondence, manuscripts, flyers, announcements, clippings, writings,...

Jesse Bottomley Caribbean, Central and South America Cruise Photograph Album, 1936-1937.

Album of 271 black and white photographs and other ephemera put together by Jesse Bottomley while on a West Indies and Panama Canal cruise on the S. S. Haiti from August 20 to September 7, 1936. Some are professional/commercial photos...

Jesse R. Grant papers, circa 1915-1934.

Correspondence, clippings, of the son of Ulysses S. Grant.

Jessey (Joseph) photographs

Photographs and postcards, depicting President and Mrs. Warren G. Harding and Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover aboard the U.S.S. Henderson en route to Alaska.

Jessica Tarahata Hagedorn correspondence with Stephen Vincent : and other material, circa 1974-1990.

Contains mostly correspondence between Hagedorn and Vincent (Momo's Press founder). Topics covered include her appearances and publishing activities with Momo's Press. Also includes two issues of Shocks magazine (No. 3-4, and 5), programs, brochures, announcements, and book reviews pertaining to...

Jessica Tarahata Hagedorn photograph collection [graphic].

Collection documents career of Jessica Tarahata Hagedorn from the early 1970s onward. Includes portraits and snapshots of Hagedorn and other writers, actors, and musicians. Also depicts readings, performances and other events. Among the noteworthy figures represented in the collection are...

Jessie Coles Grayson papers, 1886-1953.

Collection consists principally of scrapbooks documenting Grayson's career as an actress and her involvement in many civic activities. Contains stills from motion pictures, including "The Little Foxes," "Syncopation," and "Cass Timberlane"; clippings about Grayson and reviews of movies in which...

Jessie Coles Grayson photograph collection [graphic]

Primarily stills from various motion pictures in which Grayson appeared, including Our very own, Syncopation, The little foxes; also includes the play Deep are the roots. Other persons include Joan Evans, Farley Granger, Gus Schilling, Jane Wyatt, Donald Cook, Ann...

Jessie M. Bierman papers, ca. 1928-1993.

Contains small amounts of correspondence, speeches, reports, articles, notes, awards, clippings, and other printed materials relating to the work of Dr. Jessie Bierman in Montana, California, and internationally, particularly in the areas of maternal and child health. Also includes correspondence...

Jesuits. Paraguay. [Documents concerning the Investigation of the Documents concerning the Investigation Dispute between Bishop Bernardino de Cardenas and the Jesuits of Paraguay.]

Book of testimonies compiled by the "oidor" (judge) of the Buenos Aires Audiencia, Don Pedro de Rojas y Luna, in his investigation of the 1644 conflict between the Jesuits of Paraguay and the Bishop Bernardino de Cardenas.

Jesus Gonzalez Ortega papers, 1884, 1844-1866.

Concern the efforts of General Gonzalez Ortega to recruit men and obtain munitions in the United States to oppose Emperor Maximilian in Mexico.

Jesus Manuel Bustillos daybook : La Porte, Plumas Co., California : ms., 1867-1878.

Accounts for forwarding agency and pack train operator. A few miscellaneous bills and receipts of other members of the family included.

Jesus Maria Estudillo diaries : ms.S, 1861-1862, (bulk 1864, 1867)

Description of life in San Leandro, California, education at Santa Clara College, his friendship with and work for John Nugent in Virginia City mining enterprises, return to San Leandro and involvement in Democratic Party politics.

Jesus People Collection

The Jesus movement was a movement in Christianity beginning on the West Coast of the United States in the late 1960's and spreading primarily through North America and Europe, before dying out by the early 1980's. It was the major...

Jewett, Paul King Occasional Bulletins

The Occasional Bulletins are Paul K. Jewett’s Systematic Theology course syllabi which include theological essays on the following topics: Doctrine of God; Doctrine of Scripture; Doctrine of Humankind; Doctrine of Salvation; The Person of Christ; The Holy Spirit; Doctrine of...

Jewish Agency for Palestine Council meeting materials

Reports, pamphlets, and serial issues, relating to Jewish settlement in Palestine. Materials assembled for meeting in conjunction with the 16th Zionist Congress in Zurich, Switzerland.

Jewish and community service in San Francisco, and family tradition : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1978.

Comments on childhood in San Francisco; family relationships (Koshland, Sinsheimer, etc.) and friendships; University of California, Berkeley, Class of 1910; practice of law in San Francisco; philanthropic activities; Jewish charities and organizations; etc. Copies of documentary material, including genealogies, appended....

Jewish Arts Community of the Bay records, 1977-2003.

By-laws, minutes, and agendas; proposals; newsletters and programs; publicity-related materials, posters, and fliers; copies of its publication, "Directory of San Francisco/Bay Area Jewish Artists and Resources" (1984); memorandums and correspondence; rubber stamps; office subject files; financial materials (i.e. cancelled checks,...

Jewish Community Center of Berkeley photographs, circa 1951-1978.

Collection consists of photographs of the Berkeley Jewish Community Center (founded in 1951). Photographs document youth activities, senior activities, and the JCC's buildings.

Jewish Community Center of Berkeley scrapbooks, 1954-1961.

Collection consists of two scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, programs, and calendars that document the Center's activities in the 1950s, including those of a senior citizens group that was co-sponsored by the local chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women.

Jewish Council of 1933 records, 1943-1978.

Correspondence; minutes; by-laws; bulletins; reports; awards; officer and membership lists; financial items; information about postwar resettlement; news about Shanghai Jews; lists of public debates sponsored by the Council; advertisements of Jewish businesses located in the San Francisco Bay Area during...

"Jewish Displaced Persons ("D.P's") in Germany and the United States of America, 1945 to 1960"

This report, written by Josef Butterman, a former inmate of Bergen Belsen, is a personal account of his experiences in Bergen Belsen after liberation. It includes photographs.

Jewish Education Council records (bulk 1950-1980).

Organizational records of the Jewish Education Council.

Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles Oral History Project Collection

The Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles Oral History Project consists of 50 interviews of Jewish immigrants in the Los Angeles area. The goal of the project was to study and evaluate the life experiences of persons who came to...

Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles records

This small collection documents some of the activities and history of the Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles. Included are minutes from meetings of the Committee on Aging during the 1960s, when the Freda Mohr Center for the elderly was...

Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles records

The records of the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles consist of reports, correspondence, board meeting minutes, and Council publications, 1956-1979, that document some of the activities of this organizaiton, including their work with the Jewish aged and their...

Jewish Federation of the Greater East Bay records

The collection consists of the records of the Jewish Federation of the Greater East Bay and its predecessor organizations. Included are administrative records, records of Special Projects, records of the various divisions of the Federation, and photographs.

Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region records, 1948-1986.

Correspondence; minutes; annual reports; historical and financial materials; newspapers and bulletins; membership and donor lists; information on fundraising and on religious/cultural community activities; and papers from the early 1970s on a proposed merger of the B'nai Israel and Mosaic Law...

Jewish Feminist Conference Records

According to its statement of purpose, the Jewish Feminist Conference asked, "Why is this conference different from all other conferences? This conference is being organized by Jewish lesbians and Jewish feminists. For many of us the dynamic of being Jewish...

Jewish Feminist Conference Records and Audiotapes

The Jewish Feminist Conference (JFC) records and audiotapes document the activities of the organizational committees and the responses of JFC participants. The records are divided into two series, Administrative and Workshop documents.

Jewish Home for the Aged of Los Angeles records

The Jewish Home for the Aged was originally located in the Boyle Heights section of Los Angeles. In 1976, the Home moved to a new residential facility in the San Fernando Valley (the planning, construction, and dedication of which are...

Jewish Newspaper Collection

This collection of newspapers from the Jewish Community Center documents some of their activities over a period of  almost 30 years.  The contents of the collection consist of bulletins and newspapers from the East County (54th St.) and Lawrence Family...

Jewish Social Studies : records

Correspondence, manuscripts, financial records, and subscription records, 1934-1987; correspondence pertaining to the Conference on Jewish Relations, 1931-1956; and materials pertaining to the Jewish Cultural Reconstruction.

Jewish Welfare Federation of San Francisco, Marin County, and the Peninsula Records

The Jewish Welfare Federation of San Francisco, Marin County, and the Peninsula records document decades of charitable giving and fundraising for local San Francisco constituent agencies, as well as national and international organizations.

Jezierska (Fanny) letters received

Five original and thirteen photocopies of letters by the German communist leader Klara Zetkin, 1916-1932, relating to the communist and feminist movements in Germany; three letters by the German socialist leader Franz Mehring and his wife Eva, 1918, relating to...

J.F. Baldwin gold rush diary, 1850-1852

Leatherbound diary with brief dated entries by a man traveling with a company of men, the Bath Cal Company, from their home in Summit County, Ohio to the gold rush region of California. The first pages of the diary contain...

J.H. Beeman letters : Gold Hill, Calif., to Mort, 1896.

Ten handwritten letters (15 p.) written from two gold mining areas in California, Gold Hill and Bart Mill. Most are addressed to "Dear Mort" from J.H. Beeman and his likely spouse, Hattie. One letter, addressed to "Mac" from E.P. Wilson,...

J.H. Fleming accounts in Oakland, 1871-1875.

Oakland Military Academy, Contra Costa Water Company, McCleverty and Noblett (Fashion Livery and Sale Stables), Oakland Gas Light Company.

J.H. Mankins' Recollections of Early Days manuscript.

Typescript and manuscript of Mankins' memoir, "Recollections of Early Days", detailing his experiences during the Gold Rush in the 1850s, and in the Visalia area during the 1860s and 1870s.

J.H. Mankins' Recollections of Early Days manuscript.

Typescript and manuscript of Mankins' memoir, "Recollections of Early Days", detailing his experiences during the Gold Rush in the 1850s, and in the Visalia area during the 1860s and 1870s.

J.H. Mason papers, 1913-1949.

Correspondence and a contract concerning his activities and interests in publishing industry.

Jikihara (Toshihei) Papers

Jikihara was born in 1869 and was a native of Okayama Prefecture. He arrived in the United States and was a farmer and inventor in Southern California and later known as a hermit poet. He published and edited a poetry...

Jim Kiernan papers, circa 1940-1989.

Correspondence, newpaper clippings, subject files relating to Kiernan's work with and research on various labor unions.

Jim McCrary papers, 1924-1930.

Correspondence, papers and clippings relating to his activities as a California labor leader and member of the International Labor Defense and the Workers (Communist) Party of America; primarily his efforts to relieve striking miners in Colorado and Pennsylvania, and to...

Jim Norris research material.

Research notes on California local history, taking the form of lists, citations, and statistics, all of which have also been donated to other institutions. Some of it seems to serve as a finding aid for materials that the California State...

Jim Tushinski collection of Tom Graeff films, 1951-1959, circa 1966.

This collection consists of the following films created by Tom Graeff: Toast to our brother. 1951 (opt sd., col. ; 16 mm. safety print); The Orange Coast College story. 1954 (DVD ; sd., col.); Island sunrise. ca. 1954 (si., col....

Jimenez (Mario A.) Costa Rica Collection

Mario Alberto Jiménez (1911-61) was a Costa Rican journalist. The collection consists of 19th and 20th century Costa Rican documents, correspondence, pamphlets on various subjects, photographs, post cards, and miscellaneous ephemera.

Jimmie Otijohok letters : Gambell, Alaska, to Edward D. Jones : ALS, 1947-1948.

Two letters (5 p.) relating to St. Lawerence Island Eskimo Jimmie Otiyohok and life in Gambell, Alaska since Edward D Jones' last trip (1920's?).

Jimmy & Lucy's house of "K" records, 1984-1993.

Chiefly submitted manuscripts, paste-ups, and master copies of three journals edited and published by Andrew Schelling and Ben Friedlander, including Jimmy & Lucy's House of "K", Chumolungma Globe, and Dark Ages Clasp the Daisy Root. Includes editor's notes, correspondence, unpublished...

Jimmy Hatlo papers.

Containing sketches and proofs of syndicated newspaper cartoons.

Jin (Wensi) papers

Transcripts of conversations with foreign officials, memoranda, and reports, relating to Chinese foreign relations with the Netherlands, Belgium, Norway, Poland, and Czechoslovakia; the Sino-Japanese War; and the Korean National Council to the League of Nations, 1919.

Jirousek (Ludek) typescript

Relates to conditions in Czechoslovakia under the communist regime, and to Czech émigré affairs. Photocopy.

Jitney Busses scrapbook

This small scrapbook contains clippings, from December 1914 to March 1915, documenting the controversy over lack of regulation of "jitney" buses in Los Angeles. Many of the clippings come from the Los Angeles Times, the Express, the Tribune, and the...

Jitsuo Morikawa sermons : photocopies, 1973-1987.

Contains copies of Jitsuo Morikawa sermons, with the majority published in Sermons from Riverside, Riverside Church, New York, between October 1976 and October 1977. Also includes pamphlet, My Spiritual Pilgrimage, dated May 1973 and published by the American Baptist Churches,...

J.J. Franklin estate records, 1875.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

J.K. Osgood to George Strang: two letters : San Francisco : ALS, 1849 Aug. 23 & 1850 June 10-20.

Reports to friend in New York of economic conditions and political feeling in California.

J.L. Folsom-William A. Leidesdorff estate papers, 1850-1861.

Consists of the legal correspondence of J.L. Folsom and his San Francisco lawyers, H.W. Halleck, A.C. Peachy and P. Warren Van Winkle, regarding Folsom's San Francisco tenants and properties. Also contains letters from Folsom's New York lawyers, Snydum, Reed &...

J.M. Alexander letters to his wife, 1851-1852.

Includes letters relating to mining in Tuolumne County.

J.M. Byrne accounts : ms., 1909-1922.

For an undertaking and furniture business in Selma, California. v.1 - ledger, 1909-1915; v. 2 - trial balance, 1921-1922.

J.M. Hutchings diaries, 1848-1855.

1848-1849 diary records voyage from Liverpool, England to New York, and his subsequent overland journey to California from New Orleans, describing encounters with Indians and concluding with a list of names of those whose graves he found along the way...

J.M. Kelber papers, 1953-1961.

Contains material relating to cattle breeding in Israel; the Jewish Community Center in Ontario, Calif., including newspaper clippings, a dedication program, and a yearbook (1956-1959); and B'nai B'rith, Ontario and Pomona Lodge, Number 1187.

J.N. Macomb correspondence, 1858-1860.

Concerning Macomb's service constructing military roads in New Mexico and his expedition of 1859 to survey the Spanish Trail as far as the junction of the Grand and Green Rivers in Utah. Also included: letters from Lieutenant Joseph C. Ives...

J.N. Mainers scrapbook, [ca. 1874-1880]

Mainly clippings of poems; some written material concerning Austrian Benevolent Society in San Francisco.

Joachim (bark) repair estimates : mss., 1864.

For the chalking and coppering of bottom and the making of sails by Robert Wilson & Co., San Francisco.

Joan Didion letters : to Peggy LaViolette : TLS, [ca. 1955-ca. 1960].

Contains 6 letters written in 1955 covering Joan Didion's travels by train from New York, to Boston, to Quebec, to Chicago, home to Sacramento and at the University of California, Berkeley. Describes her encounters with other people aboard trains, life...

Joan Didion papers, 1963-2006 (bulk 1963-1992).

Contains manuscripts and other papers concerning her works: Run River, Slouching towards Bethlehem, Play it as it lays, A book of common prayer, The white album, Salvador, Democracy, Miami, and After Henry. Also includes 3 essays by Didion from the...

Joan Levinson papers, 1966-1995.

Contains article drafts, interview notes and scripts for radio programs, workshop plans and handouts, and research material relating to the women's movement. Also includes material relating to her political action in Berkeley movements including the New School Network for alternative...

Joann Leach Larkey papers, 1954-2005.

Files from her work with the UC Davis Oral History Project and local history material including posters, newspapers, and several photographs.

JoAnn Levy papers.

Papers and research materials pertaining to Levy's books "Unsettling the West," "They Saw the Elephant," "For California's Gold," "Daughter of Joy," and numerous other published and unpublished works.

Joaquin Codallos y Rabal papers, 1744-1748.

Includes an inquiry into Navajo life.

Joaquin Miller and Juanita Miller correspondence, 1888-1961.

Correspondence written by and about Joaquin Miller and his daughter Juanita Miller.

Joaquin Miller letters : Oakland, Calif., 1871-1912.

Seven handwritten letters and notes (9 p.), two on letterhead stationery of Miller, concerning a variety of topics. One letterhead, titled "Joaquin Miller Lecture Season, 1900-1901", has a lithograph reproduction of Miller's home and the caption "The Hights in Oakland,...

Joaquin Miller letters and manuscripts, 1871-1892.

Contains manuscripts of "How to get married," and of two poems. Also includes three letters from Miller to friends.

Joaquin Miller papers : to various individuals : ALS, 1855 5 May - 1907 10 May.

Includes 18 letters and 1 postcard, many to the California author Howard Sutherland concerning articles he was writing on Miller's books. Also includes 2 autograph manuscript copies of poems or portions of poems by Miller.

Job (Martha) papers

Diary, maps, posters, photographs, clippings, and booklets, relating to the Young Women's Christian Association in China, flood relief, the University of Peking, and internal problems in China from 1920 to 1928.

Jobs (Annie L.) Photograph Album

Annie L. Jobs compiled the photograph album in 1887, although the earliest photograph dates to 1884.  Photographs include Flint, Idaho Mining Company buildings, company staff, miners, miner tents and dwellings, camp holiday celebrations, and surrounding scenery including Hard-Up Gulch and...

Jochimsen ( Marion L.) Paintings

This collection contains 21 tempera portrait paintings done by Jochimsen along with a couple of photos of her, color transparencies of the paintings, her scrapbook and a holograph autobiography.

Joe Keehn Collection

Born circa 1924, Joseph Keehn is a member of the Keehn family, who have resided and worked in Woodland for six generations. The first members of his family arrived in the US in 1865, settling in Missouri. Five brothers were...

Joe Morovits letters : to Dryden and Young : typescripts, 1929-1930.

Written from Hand-Rolleri Mine near Placerville, concerning gold mining operations in the area.

Joe R. Momyer Sierra Club papers, 1930-1971.

Papers relating to Joe R. Momyer's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Joel Bryan at UCR, 1970-1973.

Scrapbook containing Bryan's reports, proposals for funding, description of campus facilities, and other materials regarding his tenure as Director for Special Services and project director for Handicapped Opportunity Program for Education (H.O.P.E.) at the University of California, Riverside.

Joel Hedgpeth papers, 1958-1978.

Correspondence of the marine biologist, director of the Pacific Marine Station at Bodega, California, concerning Pacific Gas and Electric Company's proposed nuclear plant there; scrapbooks of clippings; miscellaneous articles and related papers, with information on effects of radioactivity on marine...

Joel Henry Hildebrand papers, 1903-1986 (bulk 1923-1981)

Contains materials relating to Joel Henry Hildebrand's professional activities as a professor and researcher, primarily from the latter part of his career. The correspondence includes interchanges with journals, professional organizations, and colleagues, many of whom were also personal friends. Documents...

Joglars Records

Clark Coolidge (1939- ) was the producer of (a weekly hour of new poetry) at KPFA-FM in Berkeley, California (1969-70), the author of various books of poetry, and the co-editor of (1964-66). The collection consists of materials relating to the...

Johan Hagemeyer business records, [ca. 1928-1958]

Accounts for his photography business, Carmel and Berkeley, Calif. A few letters from customers included.

Johan Hagemeyer, photographer : oral history transcript / and related material, 1955-1956.

Notes his early life in Holland; horticulture (particularly in California); photography and influence of Stieglitz; Weston and other photographers; Carmel associates; his philosophy of life and art; his photographic techniques.

Johanna Mayer Hirschfelder letter, 1856.

Collection consists of an 1856 letter written by Johanna Mayer Hirschfelder from her Downieville home to her family in Europe describing in detail her journey by ship and train to California via the Isthmus of Panama. In the letter, Johanna...

John A. Dreibelbis letters and related materials, 1854-1861.

A signed autographed letter from Dreibelbis, Shasta City [Calif.], February 7, 1854, to an un-named addressee, written to suggest the examination of a possible route for a Pacific railroad (2 p.) Two enclosures are a manuscript map of his route...

John Albert McIntire Collection, 1880-1931

Business papers, clippings, correspondence, mining information, notes and drafts, photographs.

John Albert Thompson letters to his wife : Washington, D.C. : ALS, 1872 Feb. 6-Mar. 7

Two letters written while seeking Congressional settlement of his accounts for transporting the mails from Placerville to Genoa, Nevada, 1856-1857.

John Alpheus Putnam papers, 1943-1958.

v.1: Letters from C.R. Sessions, Standard Oil of California, and H. Bowman Hawkes; v.2: a copy of his doctoral thesis in mechanical engineering; v.3-8: proceedings of the annual University Faculty Seminars sponsored by Standard Oil Company of California, 1952-1957.

John Amos Chaffee papers, 1841-1903.

Papers of the famous "Chaffee and Chamberlain" partners in Tuolumne County. Diaries, 1853-1903, of J. P. Chamberlain included. Also includes account books, correspondence, and a guest book, Second Garrote, 1895-1903.

John and James Blair family portraits [graphic]

Ambrotype portrait of James Blair (or possibly John Blair) as a young man (ca. 1855-1860), and an album of portraits of Blair family members. Surnames of other friends or family members include McClure, Turney, Schooley, Alderson, Watt, Reynolds, and Ellis....

John and Noele Brockman Collection

Noele Brockman was born in Shanghai in 1927, and attended the Public and Thomas Hanbury School for Girls. After World War II, she worked for the United States military, where she met her husband, John Brockman, an American soldier. The...

John Anderson family papers, [ca. 1849-1875]

v. 1 (portfolio) includes letter from John Anderson to his wife and family, May 13, 1850, commenting on passage up the Sacramento River and impressions of California; two letters to his children, 1875; certificates of promotion for William B. Anderson,...

John App diaries, 1850 and 1870.

Contains two diaries of a California gold rush miner originally from Illinois. Dated entries contain brief descriptions of daily events, weather, lists of goods and prices, and other personal observations. The first diary, from 1850, covers App's journey from his...

John Arthur Elston papers, 1918-1921.

Correspondence re proposed legislation to enlarge Sequoia National Park. Include letters from the following: Horace M. Albright, Scott Ferris, California Civic League, William W. Hastings, Stephen T. Mather (U.S. National Park Service), James D. Phelan, Sierra Club (William F. Bade),...

John Arthur Thomson papers, 1898-1924.

Letters addressed to the British biologist from J.M. Dent, Sir Edwin Ray Lankester, William P. Paterson, W.R. Sorley, Chalmers Watson, James Ward, J.T. Merz and others; manuscripts and corrected proofs of articles and portions of some of his books; and...

John Augustus Blanchard daguerreotype and ambrotype portraits [graphic].

Portraits of California gold miner John Augustus Blanchard. Daguerreotype: bust-length portrait in formal dress. Ambrotype: full-length standing portrait in miner's attire.

John Augustus Sutter abstracts of title : Sacramento, Calif., 1841-1923 (bulk 1841-1883).

Contains 30 abstracts of title for land in Sacramento owned by Sutter.

John Augustus Sutter collection, 1839-1880.

Business correspondence, Sutter claim materials, miscellaneous papers. Much of the collection typescripts, photostats, and facsimiles.

John Augustus Sutter, Jr., collection, 1850-1890.

Business papers, legal papers, estate matters, manuscript statement of events occurring in Sacramento, 1848-1850.

John B. Colley (bark) logbook

The JOHN B. COLLEY (bark) logbook (SAFR 13573, HDC 27) is comprised of a single volume sea journal written by an unidentified author during a voyage from Norfolk, Virginia to San Francisco, California on the JOHN B. COLLEY (bark) in...

John B. Cozzens Letters, 1846-1875.

Correspondence, personal balance sheet, New York State Legal documents

John B. Cozzens papers : ms., 1846-1875.

Relating to his service as a sutler to U.S. forces in Mexico; correspondence, 1848, concerning challenge to a duel with Lt. Charles Deas, U.S.N.; correspondence and papers concerning his financial affairs.

John B. Harmon correspondence : ALS, 1854.

Contains letters from Jefferson Davis, as Secretary of War and others about Colonel John B. Harmon's appointment to the Board of Visitors at West Point Academy.

John B. Locke correspondence, 1850-1853.

Includes letters from his father in Australia, relating to business, farming and gold mining there, and one from his brother William, concerning his experiences mining in California.

John B. Weller papers, 1852-1859.

Materials created when Weller was U.S. Senator and as Governor of California.

John B. Winthrop (ship) records

John B. Winthrop (ship) records (SAFR 14278, HDC 70) consists of a single volume of the outfit records for the JOHN B. WINTHROP dated 1907 for voyage number 16. William T. Shorey, an African American, was the Master. This collection...

John Barry streetcar and bus memorabilia.

Box 2824: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2825: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2826: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2727: Photos, postcards, and calendars.

John Barry streetcar and bus memorabilia.

Box 2824: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2825: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2826: Schedules, transfers, company documents; Box 2727: Photos, postcards, and calendars.

John Berrian Montgomery papers, 1844-1848.

Copies of letters sent, october 4, 1844 - November 21, 1848, as commander, USS. Portsmouth, preparatory to sailing, en route, and from various stations on the California and Mexican coasts. A few notes and memoranda encluded. Some drafts in his...

John Bertram gold mining journal : Amador County, Calif., 1853-1854.

Handwritten bound journal of a gold miner from Illinois mostly containing brief daily entries (Feb. 25, 1853 to April 12, 1854) of his final year working a mining claim along Amador Creek in Amador County, California. The entries note the...

The John Bevens Bohnett, Ruth Evans Bohnett, Joan Evans Bohnett, and Barbara L. Bohnett collection of family photographs [graphic].

Chiefly studio portraits, with some snapshots of the Bohnett, Evans, Markham, and related families

John Bidwell collection, 1841-1917.

Correspondence, notes, legal and business papers

John Bidwell letters, 1895-1899.

Mainly written to Professor Rockwell D. Hunt, re his recollections of early California history. Also included: three cancelled checks.

John Bidwell letters to E. W. Haskell : ALS, 1867 July 10-Aug. 13.

Six letters from Bidwell, written from Chico, California, to Haskell (probably Edward Wilder Haskell), in Marysville, California. Letters concern Bidwell's political career, his defeat at the state convention, the campaign of 1867, and his speech regarding the inadvisability of a...

John Bidwell (Sutter's Fort Pioneer Collection), 1841-1902.

Business and personal papers, correspondence, certificates, contracts, receipts

John Bigler papers, 1850-1869.

Letters written by Bigler; letters from Indian Commissioner Oliver W. Wozencraft concerning an attack upon Indians in the Kings River area, and from Milton S. Latham; photoreproduction of letters from Harry Love relating to the arrest of Joaquin Murrieta; certificates...

John Birge Sawyer diaries : holograph and typescript, 1910-1962.

V.1: summary of life before 1910 with biographical information on parents; schooling in Germany, San Jose, and at University of California at Berkeley; work with U.S. Bureau of Immigration at Portland. Vols. 2-5: 1911-1936, cover his work with Immigration Bureau...

John Birge Sawyer papers, circa 1900-1958.

Contains documents related to Sawyer's work dealing with immigration, Chinese immigration in particular, including official forms, procedures, correspondence, and his experiences. Also includes papers regarding his career advancement, and a couple of letters to and from his daughter Josephine Sawyer...

John Birge Sawyer photographs [graphic].

Chiefly group portraits depicting John Birge Sawyer: with cadets and Psi Upsilon fraternity brothers at University of California, Berkeley; and with fellow officials of U.S. Immigration Service in Portland, Oregon and Hong Kong, China. One print (a photographic enlargement of...

John Bodger and Sons Company records

Catalogs and prices lists, photographs and scrapbooks of flowers, travels, celebrations and people chronicling the business of John Bodger and Sons seed business.

John Bodger and Sons Company records, 1930-2002.

Company catalogs and price lists, press releases, black and white negatives, prints, slides, and scrapbooks.

John Bolton Alvarado portrait and stereograph [graphic].

Portrait of John Bolton Alvarado (1890s) and stereograph of John Bolton Alvarado accompanied by a man (possibly Juan Bautista Alvarado?) and two women in Yosemite Valley (1870s).

John Borrowman journals : typescript, 1846 Dec. 23 - 1870 Mar.

Record of experiences as a member of the Mormon Battalion in southern California; life in San Francisco; gold mining in 1848; return to Utah in July 1848; life in and near Salt Lake City. Entries are sporadic after 1856.

John Bowring Hawaiian papers, 1842-1871.

The papers reflect Bowring's service in London and on the Continent as Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary for the Kingdom of Hawaii, 1859-1871, negotiating treaties to safeguard the independence of Hawaii. Predominantly they consist of correspondence with Robert Crichton Wyllie...

John Boyd Quinton's letters to his brother, 1849-1859.

Letters, Valparaiso, Feb. 25, 1849, and Aspinwall, Mar. 29, [1855?] on voyages to California; the rest from San Francisco.

John Boynton Kaiser papers, [ca. 1920-1958]

Contents: Box 1 - Correspondence with criminologist E.O. Heinrich, 1920-1953.

John Brandi papers, 1964-1999.

Contains published and unpublished manuscripts of prose, poetry, drafts of books, and illustrations. Also includes correspondence with publishers and other poets and authors, such as Jack Hirschman, David Meltzer, Michael McClure, Janine Pommy-Vega, Nanao Sakaki, Naomi Shihab Nye, Arthur Sze,...

John Bratt Collection Ranching Records and Biographical Material

Records of John Bratt and Co. Ranching firm

John Breuner Company. Records, 1897-1974.

Originally founded in Sacramento around 1856 by John Breuner, company became one of largest furniture stores and chains of the era.

John Brooks Felton papers, 1860-1866.

Mainly relate to case, Sill vs. Reese, over ownership of lot on Kearney St., San Francisco. Include letters from Joaquin Torres, W.J. Reynolds and others, and questionnaire answered by Benito Diaz containing references to the Castro revolution. Also complaint in...

John Bryant grocery store ledgers : San Bernardino, Calif., 1885-1888.

Six ledgers for a grocery store, possibly named Base Line Store and/or located on Base Line Street in San Bernardino, California. Five of the ledgers contain running daily entries for groceries and supplies charged to various individuals. One ledger is...

John Burland daybooks, : mss.S, 1867-1873.

For a general merchandise store in Castroville, California. (v.1) Jan. 1867-May 4, 1869; (v.2) May 17, 1869-July 1873. (Miscellaneous clippings pasted over many entries in v.2).

[John Burroughs [graphic] : six days before his death /

Two copies of the same portrait of Burroughs at age 83, taken in Pasadena, Calif.

John Bushman journal, diaries and timebook, 1871-1923.

Account of his activities as bishop in the Mormon Church, principally in Utah and Arizona. Some genealogical information and family history included.

John C. Black letter to Frank B. Tinnelli, Esq., 1885 July 27.

Holograph letter written on official stationery to Frank B. Tinnelli by John C. Black, as Commissioner of the Department of the Interior Pension Office in Washington, D. C., requesting information regarding Tinnelli's full military service in the Union Army or...

John C. Bull letters : to Elizabeth S. Bull, Hanover, Mass., 1845-1847.

Four handwritten letters with integral address leaves from a 36-year old man working aboard a ship docking in California ports to his sister. The letters contain mostly personal expressions of affection for his siblings, wife, and children back home, along...

John C. Callbreath letters, 1849-1899.

Fifteen letters relating to his voyage to California around the Horn on the ship Mentor, arrival in San Francisco on June 3O, l849 and experiences as a miner and farmer. Letter, l859, describes his journey to the Fraser River gold...

John C. Fremont and other Union generals [graphic]

Half-portrait of J.C. Fremont, and group portrait J.C. Fremont, W.C. Rosencrans, N.P. Banks, J. Pope, O.M. Mitchel, J. Hooker, and G.G. Meade, all in uniform.

John C. Harsanyi papers, 1957-2000.

Includes the correspondence, lecture notes, professional files, and writings of Nobel Prize winning economist John C. Harsanyi. Subjects include Harsanyi's groundbreaking work in game theory, for which he shared the 1994 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics. The collection also includes...

John C. Klein papers, 1889.

Materials concerning the Panama Canal and the French Canal Company. Include letters from General Victor Vifquain, U.S. Consul at Colon, and newspaper clippings of two articles by Klein.

John C. Maynard scrapbooks, circa 1889-1917.

Primarily news clippings on contemporary political figures.

John C. Ogden Company records

John C. Ogden Company records (SAFR 17219, HDC 312) contains three copies of general specifications for the ferry TREASURE ISLAND (built 1911; steamer), circa 1940. There is also a business card, a cover letter, a bulletin with photos of the...

John C. Perry manuscript for "Bear Valley Trip", 1899 Aug. 7 - 15.

Mimeograph ms. for "Bear Valley Trip", 12 p. Holograph additions totalling 13 words. Privately printed, 21 copies. A pleasant, occasionally humorous and observant account of a Los Angeles resident's journey to and stay in the San Bernardino mountains.

John C. Perry manuscript for "Bear Valley Trip", 1899 Aug. 7 - 15.

Mimeograph ms. for "Bear Valley Trip", 12 p. Holograph additions totalling 13 words. Privately printed, 21 copies. A pleasant, occasionally humorous and observant account of a Los Angeles resident's journey to and stay in the San Bernardino mountains.

John C. Wilson letters : Oxford, to Christopher Cookson : ALS, 1906 May 15, 17.

Letters from J. Wilson removed from first edition of Cruquius' Horace (1578) offer the volume to C. Cookson, and discuss Oxford University politics.

John Canfield letters to his family : Nevada City, Calif., 1855-1859.

Letters concerning Canfield's life in California and his mining experiences. Included is an explanation of hydraulic piping.

John Cash letters : to William Cash, 1878-1892.

Contains 11 letters from an Englishman in San Juan del Rio and Mexico City, Mexico, to his brother back in England describing life in Mexico and his work trying to run a textile business. Also includes a clipping about Cash's...

John Chapin papers, 1850-1852.

Includes letters by S. G. Haven, U.S. Postmaster General N. K. Hall, and Dennis Bowen, concerning the appointment; and letters by Chapin to his brother describing his voyage to California via Panama in l85l.

John Charles Fremont papers, 1862-1889.

Pt. I: 18 items including copy of General Orders, no. 28, June 18, 1862; letter to Zachariah Chandler; agreement with Edgar Conkling; letter from Santiago Ainsa; letters to Rutherford B. Hayes and William K. Rogers. Also, letters from Mrs. Fremont...

John Charles Meussdorffer Collection, 1862-1895.

Correspondence of the Meussdorffer family and to the J. C. Meussdorffer Hat Mfg. Co.

John Chauncey Hayes letters to W.F. Bliss, 1909 March

Two letters containing biographical information on his father, Benjamin I. Hayes. Bliss' thesis for the University of California Berkeley was titled "Report on the Hayes papers in the Bancroft Library with special reference to the attitude of the native Californians...

John Clar papers, 1845-1883.

Contents: Letter, Sept. 10, 1845, from Clar to George Bancroft, requesting disability pay, enclosing copy of statements by William Maxwell Wood, fleet surgeon, and John D. Sloat; reply from Bancroft; letter, Nov. 22, 1881, from James Alexander Forbes, to William...

John Clarence Birdseye papers, 1850-1856.

Primarily correspondence addressed to his family describing his gold mining experiences, running a sawmill, and other events in his life in California. Also included are correspondence, clippings, sketches, and genealogical material pertaining to the Birdseye and Brewer families. Featured are...

[John Clifford Cowles scrapbook].

Scrapbook compiled by Mary L. Bennett in the early 1950s from papers and photographs she purchased out of the belongings of J.C. Cowles, an American artist and author. In a note at the end of the volume, Bennett recounts that...

John Coffee Hays papers, 1850-1854.

Mainly papers as Sheriff of San Francisco. Includes court orders and receipts for sale of property.

John D. Gilchriese collection of documents relating to Southern California, 1852-1882.

Consists of correspondence and accounts receipts of various residents of Southern Calif., including Pio Pico and his Pico House Hotel in Los Angeles, John Forster, Stephen C. Foster, Jose Sepulveda, Abel Stearns, Thomas A. Garey, George Stoneman, and the law...

John D. Goodwin correspondence, 1868-1875.

Seven handwritten letters (14 p.) addressed to a lawyer in Plumas County, California regarding various legal and business matters including railroads, elections, diamond investing (in what later became known as the Great Diamond Hoax of 1872), and witness testimony concerning...

John D. Phelan letter to General Braxton Bragg, 1866 February 17.

One holograph letter from John D. Phelan to General Braxton Bragg, written in Montgomery, Alabama. Phelan discusses the death of his son, Watkins Phelan, a captain in the Confederate army.

John D. Short papers, 1962-1978.

Letters from Van Wyck Brooks and Josephine W. Duveneck; and file of letters written to Short re John Steinbeck's sources for Tortilla Flat, including letters from Carol (Henning) Steinbeck and Elaine (Scott) Steinbeck.

John D. Spreckels (built 1880; brigantine) papers

John D. Spreckels (built 1880; brigantine) papers (SAFR 17617, HDC 52) is comprised of three photostats of prose written by sailors on the JOHN D. SPRECKELS dating from 1883 and 1885. The photostats are from an autograph book. This collection...

John Daggett Collection, 1864-1919, 1931, 1957

Business letters, legal instruments, accounts, scrapbooks, certificates

John Daniel Barry papers, [ca. 1926-1942]

Letters written by him; clippings of his column from the San Francisco News; clippings about him.

John Daniel Coffman diaries, 1908-1952.

Describe his activities in the U.S. National Park Service, Branch of Forestry, as fire control expert and as chief forester in the CCC program; his work relating to blister-rust control and other problems in national parks; his association with the...

John Daniel Goodwin Collection, 1857-1885

Correspondence, business papers, legal papers, mining papers, miscellany.

John David Jackson papers, 1947-2010.

Collection includes correspondence, physics course materials, research notes, and other materials, including some in digital format, relating to Professor Jackson's teaching career at University of California Berkeley and the University of Illinois.

John Debo Galloway reports as consulting engineer, 1910-1937.

Some as member of the firm of Galloway & Markwart: v.1--on properties of the Oro Water, Light and Power Co., 1910; v.2--on the properties of the California Western Railway and Navigation Co., 1911; v.3--a comparison of the San Pablo Reservoir...

John Denton Carter collection relating to his work on George Kenyon Fitch, circa 1940.

Regarding John Denton Carter's paper, titled "The early career of George K. Fitch, pioneer California journalist." Also contains photostats of clippings and letters by or about Fitch dating from 1849, 1897, and 1906.

John Denton Carter papers, 1940-1959.

Relating to his study of the San Francisco Bulletin, and of two of its editors, James King of William and his brother, Thomas Sim King. Included are correspondence, newspaper clippings (mainly transcripts), and a revised typescript copy of his paper...

John Dillard Spencer account book for his job printing business in Stanislaus Co., Calif. : ms., 1870-1879.

Also included: accounts of an unnamed contractor, working in Oakland and Berkeley from 1908 to 1911.

John Doble papers, 1851-1865.

Diary concerning his voyage to California via Nicaragua in 1852 and experiences as a miner in and around Volcano; letters relating mainly to activities in Volcano, with descriptions of mining camps and social events, and in San Francisco from 1863;...

John Donald Hicks papers, 1906-1970.

Correspondence, notes, manuscripts, honors, course notes, trip diaries, and subject files concerning his career in Department of History, University of California, Berkeley.

John Dos Passos Letters, 1966,1967.

One letter (ALS) from author John Dos Passos to Michael Heskett (Santa Barbara, CA) re 1920s literature, disagreeing strongly with the characterization of it being the 'lost generation'. Westmoreland, VA, Apr. 22, 1966. Also, photocopy of one letter (ALS), to...

John Drye letter : Benicia, Calif., to Wagowen & Son, 1853 Dec. 30.

Complaint about costs of shipping to California.

John Easton Porter photograph album, 1912-1916.

Photographs in the album include those from his time as a student at the University of California, College of Agriculture (now the University of California, Davis).

John Edmund McElroy scrapbooks : and related materials., 1896-1905.

Contain clippings documenting his activities as city attorney and police commissioner in Oakland, California, covering such matters as water problems, gambling, garbage disposal, etc. (v.1): 1896-1902; (v.2): 1903-1905. :

John Edwards papers, 1858-ca. 1882.

Concerning missionary work among the Choctaw Indians in present Oklahoma; four letters, 1858-1867, from Cyrus Byington, about the Choctaws and his work on a Choctaw grammar and translations from the Bible into that tongue; a copy of a contract, 1860,...

John Elliott Patterson photograph archive of western landscape views [graphic].

Collection consists primarily of scenic landscape views in the American West. Mountains and wilderness landscapes predominate. 452 California views are present, including Mount Lassen and vicinity (34 views), Mono Lake and vicinity (109 views), Siskiyou and Shasta Counties (68 views),...

John Erasmus Pyle papers, 1875-1878.

Volume 1-2, diaries, 1876-1877, as Special Indian Agent, Cimarron, New Mexico; volume 3, diary, January-November 1878, as Farmer-in-Charge of the Jicarilla Apache Agency at Cimarron and as Navajo Indian Agent at Fort Defiance, Arizona, April-November 1878, with miscellaneous accounts and...

John Evans dictations and related biographical material : Denver?, 1888?

Statements by Evans, his wife Margaret P. (Gray) Evans, a Mrs. Dickinson, and Lionel A. Sheldon, concerning his contributions to education in Indiana and Illinois; Illinois politics before and during the Civil War; term as second governor of Colorado Territory;...

John F. Baldwin papers, 1954-1967.

Records pertaining to the political career of Congressman Baldwin, representative for Contra Costa County. Records include correspondence, press releases, committee reports, campaign files, clippings, and subject files.

John F. Dockweiler Political Realia Collection

This collection consists of realia related to the political campaigns of John F. Dockweiler for governor and United States Congressman in 1938.

John F. Miller family telegrams, 1869-1898.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

John F. Seymour papers, 1906-1911.

Some relate to his position as Chief of Police, San Francisco. Includes letters from Judge Elijah C. Hart, copies of correspondence between the mayor's office and the Presidio re granting licenses to saloons near the Presidio gates, and letters and...

John F. Willis papers, 1849-1915 (bulk 1849-1896).

Contains a bound volume diary of Willis's overland trip to California along the Platte River and other related materials from his life and family including legal documents, correspondence, and funeral receipts. Willis traveled from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to St. Louis, Missouri...

John Flannery Sierra Club papers, 1948-1969.

Papers relating to Flannery's involvement in the Sierra Club.

John Flaxman papers, 1770-1817.

Include letters of the British sculptor to Prince Hoare and others, mainly relating to the payment for General Simcoe's monument in Exeter Cathedral, and accounts, one with George Romney.

John Flynn letters of introduction, 1879.

Three letters of introduction for John Flynn, a reporter based in Chicago, from the Chicago Daily Union and Inter-Ocean. One of them (with an envelope) authorizes his use of Western Union services. Flynn came to San Francisco to cover the...

John Francis Llebaria documents, 1853-1854.

Relates to Llebaria vs. Peck, California District Court (3rd District), Santa Cruz, California. The litigation was over land in the Santa Cruz Mission orchard. Include: receipt for costs of court, demurrer to complaint, answer of defendant Henry W. Peck by...

John Francis Pyle diaries and memorandum books : ms., 1874-1921.

Diaries, accounts and memoranda as farmer in Santa Clara Co., Calif.

John Franklin Forbes papers, 1874-1968.

Contains business and personal correspondence concerning his career as an accountant, attorney and lecturer at UC Berkeley. Also includes CPA certificates, speeches, teaching materials, legal documents, clippings and ephemera.

John Franklin (Hans Frankenthal) papers

The John Franklin collection comprises documents and artifacts related to his childhood experiences as a German refugee in Holland, as a prisoner in Westbork concentration camp, and as a liberated prisoner and displaced person after World War II.

John Franklin Miller Collection, 1855-1890.

Business papers, certificates, checks, clippings, letters, calling cards, legal papers, pamphlets, menus, photographs

John Franklin Miller papers, 1872-1881.

Include four letters from Lewis Gerstle and one letter from A. Wassermann written on behalf of Alaska Commercial Company, giving reports of company operations re fur trade and market conditions, and activities of its agents; also with these, a newspaper...

John Franklin Miller receipts, 1872-1885.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

John G. Downey correspondence, 1860-1861.

Materials created when Downey was Governor of California.

John G. Marvin letters and memorandum, 1851-1854.

Carbon copy of transcript of letter to the Monterey County Treasurer (Dec. 31, 1853) from Marvin in his capacity as California Superintendent of Public Instruction, transmitting a statement of state school money for 1853. Also includes a statement of each...

John G. North Collection, 1857-1869.

Business papers, receipts

John G. Nye letters : to his parents, 1849, 1853.

Contains 2 letters describing living in San Francisco and California at the time of the gold rush.

John G. Tyler correspondence pertaining to ornithological research, circa 1905-1937.

Chiefly letters received by Tyler in the context of his ornithological studies in California and the activities of the Cooper Ornithological Club. Includes a large group from Joseph and Hilda (Wood) Grinnell.

John Galen Howard architectural drawings for miscellaneous projects, including a small theater for the University of California [graphic].

Original drawings (and one photograph) for building designs by John Galen Howard. 1: an auditorium in a park, dated 1891 (France) -- 2: an open air pavilion, dated 1892 (France) -- 3: grand staircase in a street facade, perhaps for...

John Galen Howard collection of progress photographs graphic]

These volumes of photographs show the construction of various Howard buildings between approximately 1905 and 1910; in a few cases there are views of the site before the beginning of construction, but in some cases there are not even photographs...

John Galsworthy in a discussion on books, plays & new writings, [ca. 1929?]

Bound in green cloth. Cover title: John Galsworthy's discussion with Sewell Stokes - ms. and proof

John Gardener Yeaton journal : ms.S, 1852-1853.

Record of voyage to California (Mar. 10 - Sept. 1, 1852) in company with John C. Morrill and James Fife, on ship, North American; experiences in California to Apr. 29, 1853, chiefly in Sacramento, including the fire (Nov. 2); mining,...

John Gilroy papers, 1846-1853.

Letter from Daingerfield Fauntleroy, enclosing appointment as justice of the peace at San Juan Bautista by William Mervine. Also receipt signed by Gilroy.

John Gordon Wright Library collection of autographs : California Bishops, 1878-1968.

Contains part of a collection of autographs of Episcopal Bishops from correspondence collected by Librarians of the John Gordon Wright Library at the Episcopal Theological School. Includes only Bishops from California, the location of the remainder of the collection is...

John Greenleaf Whittier collection, 1858-1892.

Correspondence signature, and clipping concerning his life and activities involved with writing and publication.

John Gregory Dunne papers, 1969-[on-going].

Collection contains notes, drafts, manuscripts, proofs, etc. for his works: The Studio; Vegas; True Confessions; Dutch Shea, Jr.; and The Red, White and Blue.

John Griffeth Wetmore correspondence, 1880-1885.

Mainly letters from his parents and brothers. A letter, Jan. 1880, from his father, Robert Hodge Wetmore, Sr., to his mother, included.

John H. Beeckman Collection, 1849-1852.

Correspondence between John Beeckman, his wife Margaret, and other family members.

John H. Hansen papers, 1876-1891.

Some relate to his career as public school teacher in California. Included is letter from John H.C. Bonte.

John H. Mackie letters, 1868-1974, Shanghai, China.

Recorded in letterpress copybook, while he was acting manager of the wharfage and storage business of the Union Steam Navigation Co. at Shanghai, and as agent for several steamships. Accounts also included.

John H. Williams letters : to Nettie Williams, 1907-1918.

Contains letters from Williams to his wife Nettie while he was on the road. He describes Oregon, Washington and California as well as publishing his work "Yosemite and its High Sierra" (1914), payment problems with the Christian Science Monitor, and...

John Haley papers, 1922-1992.

Contains correspondence, exhibition announcements and catalogs, writings and notes on art theory and technique, other biographical material, photographs, slides, a sketchbook and clippings, relating to the career of John Haley. A significant part of the collection concerns his mentor Hans...

John Hamilton Reynolds papers, 1949-1998.

Includes correspondence, research files, and course materials relating to John H. Reynold's career as professor and researcher in the Department of Physics at UC Berkeley.

John Harding photographs of street scenes and public gatherings in San Francisco and beyond [graphic].

Large color photographs (exhibition quality chromogenic prints) chiefly of street scenes in San Francisco. Images depict various aspects of the city's social and cultural diversity, with emphasis on everyday people in public spaces, and including such subjects as events, fashions,...

John Harvey Tolan photograph collection [graphic].

Includes photographs documenting depression-era migrant workers camps and the relocation of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Photographs were commissioned by the Farm Security Administration, Federal Works Agency, U.S. Forest Service and other government agencies.

John Henry Brown papers, 1846-1849.

Collection includes: 1. Agreement, in writing of W.A. Bartlett, between Albert Packard and J.H. Brown for the settlement of debts of the firm of Brown, Packard, and Joel P. Dedmond, due to Henry Mellus, William D. Phelps, and William Fisher,...

John Henry Dunnel correspondence, 1849-1858.

Letters to his wife concerning his voyage to California via Panama in 1849, and his mercantile activities, mainly at Coloma; letters from his wife and family in New York relate to family and friends.

John Henry Lick Diary, 1856 - 1856

This collection contains the diary of John Henry Lick in which he made infrequent daily entries from January 22, 1856 to September 12, 1856.

John Henry Nash collection of commemorative medals [graphic].

Commemorative medals or medallions, chiefly with portraits of British, French, and other European literary figures. Several exposition souvenirs are present, including the Massachusetts Bay Colony Tercentenary, the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, and the Golden Gate International Exposition. One item represents the...

John Henry Nash collection of engraved portraits by Vertue and by Houbraken [graphic].

Chiefly portraits of British nobility of the seventeenth century, with some earlier figures depicted. Several queens, princes, bishops, and generals are included and some Holbein portraits from the Tudor era.

John Henry Nash letters : San Francisco, to J. Paget Fredericks and the Right Reverend Bishop Thomas : TLS, 1933 Feb. 28, and 1934 June 13.

Letter of Feb. 28 1933 to J. Paget Fredericks discusses a visit Paget Fredericks is to pay to Nash, with his drawings, and mentions a book that Nash plans to give to him. Letter of June 13 1934 to the...

John Henry Nash pictorial collection [graphic]

Chiefly graphic material related to Nash's fine press productions. Includes original ink, pencil & watercolor drawings for borders, vignettes, illustrations, frontispiece portraits, monograms, initial letters and bookplates, plus various etchings and stats. Also present are offset prints from the Golden...

John Henry Nash portrait collection [graphic]

One portrait each of Jean Hersholt and William A. Magee; 3 portraits of A. Edward Newton (2 inscribed photos of sculptural portraits, 1 photographic portrait) One portrait of John Henry Nash by Georges Pussin, dated 1928.

John Henry Newman letters, 1847-1871.

English religious leader and cardinal.

John Hobart letters received, 1934-1950.

Primarily letters responding to his reviews. Include letters from Thornton Wilder, John Steinbeck, Eugene O'Neill, Robinson Jeffers, and from motion picture actors (Janet Blair, Nanette Fabray, Betty Hutton, Charles Ruggles, Loretta Young, Vera Zorina).

John Hooper Sierra Club papers, 1980-1983.

Papers relating to John Hooper's involvement in the Sierra Club.

John Houston Bolivia Letter Book, ca. 1870-1873, 1890.

Over 100 written leaves (tissue copies of his letters, in English) from the chief engineer of a project to construction a railroad from Port of Mejillones in present-day Chile (then controlled by Bolivia) to the Caracoles mines in La Paz...

John Howland Rowe papers, 1947-1994.

The collection documents Rowe's decades long career as a professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley. Included are correspondence, lecture notes and departmental records.

John Hudson Thomas architectural drawings, 1909- 1911.

blueprints for the H.I. Randall house in Berkeley. George T. Plowman and John H. Thomas. 1909. (13 sheets)

John Hudson Wayman papers, 1852-1862.

Diary (Mar. 25, 1852-Mar. 25, 1853) records Dr. Wayman's overland journey from Indiana to California and later experiences mining, mainly in the southern region; and letters (1852-1862) written to family while en route, Shaws Flat and Forest City, California and...

John J. Manion papers, 1926-1946.

Mainly his writings on San Francisco's Chinatown and on narcotics.

John J. McElroy papers, 1946-1947.

Relate to his work as state supervisor, emergency farm labor, for the California Co-operative Extension work in Agriculture and Home Economics. Include copies of his letters, minutes of meetings, memoranda issued by his office, and circulars issued by the California...

John J. Mondry horticulture photographs, 1961-1990.

Collection contains 35mm slides taken by Mondry of flowers and vegetables including: zinnias, marigolds, orchids, squash, cucumbers, corn, and cantaloupes.

John J. Zucker marriage licenses, 1943-1945.

Consists of a group of marriage licenses from weddings that Zucker performed in 1944 and 1945 while serving as a rabbi at a synagogue in Reno, Nev., prior to his becoming rabbi of San Leandro's Temple Beth Sholom.

John James Diaries, 1841-1842.

Diary, May 16-Nov. 4, 1841, recording John's journey from Westport, Mo. to California with the Bartleson-Bidwell party. Differs somewhat from the version in Pt. II. Extracts from John Bidwell's journal, Oct. 20-Nov. 5, 1841, also copied into the volume. Also...

John James Hamilton letters to family, 1848-1893.

Correspondnence to family in Scotland describing his activity and surroundings while working in England (1848-1850), California (1850-1858), Chile (1859-1875), and South Africa (1887-1893) Some correspondence concerns the settlement of a family estate (1918-1919)

John Jones papers relating to mining business in White Rock and to property in Oroville, Calif., 1851-1857.

Include letters to Jones, deeds of sale, agreements, accounts and promissory notes.

John Joseph Allen papers, 1926-1985, bulk 1941-1963.

Personal and professional papers relating to his political career, primarily as U.S. Representative from California. Also included is a volume of personal reminiscences, which features extensive genealogies and family history.

John Joseph Allen photograph collection [graphic]

Congressman John Joseph Allen Jr.'s photograph collection shows social and political events, publicity photos, etc.

John Karner dictations : Mexia, Texas, 1887-1888.

Includes information on Karner's experiences travelling from Germany to New York as a youth; to Texas, 1835; member of Houston's army and at Gonzales when news arrived of the fall of the Alamo; Houston's campaign against Santa Anna, and the...

John L. Bromley papers, 1857-1898.

Contains documents pertaining to land held in Contra Costa County and Oakland, Calif. Also includes letter and document pertaining to voyage to California.

John L. Buchanan letters : to his family : ALS, 1852-1857.

Thirteen letters, plus corrresponding photocopies of typed transcripts, from a California gold miner to his wife, brother, and sister; addressed from various digging venues including Sarahsville, Hunts Hill, Volcano Hill and Eaton Rapids.

John L. Cooper diary, 1852.

John L. Cooper's diary for the year 1852, and two-page document containing biographical information and highlights of diary.

John L. Cooper diary, 1852.

John L. Cooper's diary for the year 1852, and two-page document containing biographical information and highlights of diary.

John L. Harper papers : regarding Mineral King, Sequoia National Park, Calif., 1966-1994.

Contains materials from a 1985 presentation and correspondence concerning the preservation of Mineral King now in Sequoia National Park, Calif.

John L. McBeth correspondence, 1856-1868.

Letters (many of them drafts) written by him, mainly from Meekers Flat on the Feather River, to family and friends, describing his experiences farming and tending a store; and letters to him, including one from Horace Parks in 1863 concerning...

John L. Shover material relating to his article on Fred Schwarz's Christian Anti-Communist Crusade, 1962.

Includes copy of the article, correspondence with magazine publishers and related material.

John Lafayette Lane diaries : ms.S, 1852 Apr. 27-1867 May 14.

The diaries, 47 and 127 p., describe a journey to California in 1852 overland from Lockhart, Texas, via Eagle Pass to Mazatlan, by sea to San Francisco, thence to Stockton, Columbia, Sonora, and Mokelumne Hill, where Lane mined through 1853....

John Lawrence Fox journals : mss., 1838-1861.

Journal of a cruise in the U.S. Ship Vincennes.

John Leighly papers, 1925-1987.

Professional correspondence, research notes, field notes, climatic graphs and charts, manuscripts for publication, course notes and transcripts of talks given.

John Lofland papers, 1977-1988.

Research materials on demonstrations in or near the California State Capitol building in 1977; materials relating to the formation of sister city relationship between the City of Davis and Ukrainian city of Uman.

John Lofland papers on the Unification Church, 1960-1986.

Research materials pertaining to the activities of the Unification Church in the United States during the 1960's and 1970's. Dr. Lofland's research in the cult provides a perspective on religious proselytization and conversion. The papers contain original notes, tapes, transcripts,...

John Lothrop Motley letters, 1868-1876.

Letters of the American historian and diplomat, written to Emory Washburn, David Douglas and Dr. John Brown.

John Lynch papers, 1858-1889.

Mainly records pertaining to his property (a portion of Rancho Petaluma), including deeds from Mariano G. Vallejo and others, abstracts of title, etc. Also included are a few records of the Sonoma Mountain Irrigation Company.

John M. Kerr letters : typescript, 1849 Apr. 8-May 2.

Transcripts of five letters describing experiences en route from Missouri to California.

John M. Lewis correspondence, [ca. 1898-1915].

Include letters written by John M. Lewis to his wife, Sophie Borel, 1898-1912 (most of them before their marriage); letters written by Mrs. Lewis, l898-1907, many commenting on family activities; letter to Lewis from Aylett R. Cotton, Sept. 24, 1906;...

John M. Miller and H.E. Burke papers on western forest entomology, 1907-2005 (bulk 1907-1951).

The John M. Miller and H.E. Burke papers on western forest entomology document their work with the United States Department of Agriculture's Forest Service and Bureau of Entomology in California and Oregon. Included are field diaries, notebooks, calendars, and reports....

John M. Miller photograph albums of California forests [graphic].

Snapshots taken in various California and Oregon forests by John M. Miller during his work as a ranger and entomologist. Photographs depict general views of the forests, as well as insect (and in one view, rattlesnake) control efforts, and camp...

John M. Tucker papers, 1934-2008.

Correspondence, research materials, syllabi, and reprints relating to Tucker's career as Professor of Botany.

John M. Wedemeyer papers, 1953-1969.

John M. Wedemeyer served as the Director of the California State Department of Social Welfare under Governor Edmund G. Brown. His papers include personal correspondence, from that period, speeches, publications, and materials regarding his resignation from the position in 1966.

John Marsh family papers, 1832-1856.

Include two letters from John Marsh, one in 1832 describing his experiences in the Black Hawk Indian War and one in 1852; letters by Miguel de Pedrorena, William Lewis and Cesareo Lataillade on business matters; letters by Mrs. John Marsh;...

John Marsh Smith Collection, 1849-1857.

Certificates, correspondence, diary and receipts

John Marshall Pierce diaries, 1863-1873.

John Marshall Pierce was born on January 1, 1831 in Glasgow, MO. He traveled overland and arrived in Diamond Springs, CA in October of 1850. He spent the next 25 years mining and gambling in other parts of California as...

John Marshall Pierce diaries, 1863-1873.

John Marshall Pierce was born on January 1, 1831 in Glasgow, MO. He traveled overland and arrived in Diamond Springs, CA in October of 1850. He spent the next 25 years mining and gambling in other parts of California as...

John (Martha Tyler) papers

Writings, reports, and bulletin, relating to education in Botswana and Swaziland.

John Martin Askey, M.D. papers, 1917-1990.

A small collection of papers, mostly from Dr. John Martin Askey's retirement years, includes materials concerning his personal life and family, and materials on medical topics which continued to have special interest for him. The papers came from Dr. Askey's...

John McCausland letter : Stony Point, Calif. to Clarke B. Holbrook, Sacramento, Calif., 1857 Sept. 8.

Manuscript letter replying to a friend's request for information on the prospects of opening a butcher shop in Petaluma, Calif. McCausland believes the prospects to be good despite the presence of two butcher shops already due to the growth of...

John McCrackan letters, 1849-1850.

Typescripts of letters written by John McCrackan during his journey around Cape Horn aboard the ship "Balance," and after his arrival in San Francisco.

John McCrackan letters to his family : and biographical information, 1849-1853.

Letters describe his voyage from New York around the Horn to San Francisco on the ship Balance, with extensive comment on fellow passengers and crew, bird and marine life, stops in Talcahuano and Concepcion, Chile; legal practice in San Francisco...

John McDougal correspondence, 1851-1860.

Documents and letters as Governor of California; with letters and petitions from Alex W. Hope, Rodman M. Price, Persifor F. Smith, San Francisco Bar (85 signatures), and others.

John McGrath ledgers, 1904-1909.

Contains ledger of accounts from John McGrath's grocery in Virginia City, Nev., located on C Street. The second ledger with an inventory is assumed to be from John McGrath as C Street locations are specified.

John McHenry legal papers, ca. 1835-1880.

Contains legal documents including agreements, subpoenas, land surveys, fire insurance policies, deeds, and other assorted legal documents relating to McHenry's legal practice. Also includes receipts for the legal practice and clippings.

John McLeod papers, 1823-1837.

Reflecting McLeod's labors in the service of the Hudson's Bay Company in western Canada and the Pacific Northwest, prefaced by a brief biographical sketch prepared by the Public Archives of Canada. Includes his journal, Kamloops to Edmonton, February 19-May 17,...

John Meinecke correspondence, 1943-1949 (bulk 1943).

Contains letters to Meinecke, a miner, while serving in the Army in Missouri during World War II. Includes letters from his mother Ann Thompson, many discussing discharge from military because of the need for miners at home.

John Melville drafts and notes for his book, Guide to California wines ..., [1955]

Correspondence (carton 1); drafts (for both editions) (carton 2).

John Melville writings, [ca. 1940-1944]

Manuscripts of his fiction. Includes drafts of Populism and drafts of unpublished children's books, a novel, London Journal (1942-1944), and other writings.

John Meussdorffer account books, [1852-1866]

Accounts for wholesale and retail hat business in San Francisco.

John Miguel Price papers, 1847-1850.

Mainly decrees as alcalde and judge of San Luis Obispo. Include public notices re land, school and elections; letters from Walter Colton, A.B. Thompson and Wm. G. Dana; and inventory of documents handed over by Price to Charles Freeman in...

John Milcane papers, 1898-1901.

3 letters and 1 document to and from John Milcane in the Yukon, and about his mining activities there.

John Montgomery papers

Preferred citation: John Montgomery papers, BANC MSS 2011/217, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

John Movius papers, 1886-1998.

Correspondence; materials related to California State Fair wine judging, California viticultural areas, and Wine Scene Seminars and Tours.

John Muir collection of papers, [ca. 1860-1914]

Letters from Muir to his daughter Helen, W.E. Colby, R.U. Johnson, and others; letters to Muir including one from Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1872; 2 letters to Helen Muir regarding her father's death; letters to W.E. Colby from Charlotte Kellogg and...

John Muir College Publications

The John Muir College publications include academic and residential handbooks, and newsletters. The publications provided policy and education information for current and/or prospective students, and their parents.

John Muir letters to Katharine Putnam Hooker, 1909-1913, undated.

Concerning daily activities, writings, travels, etc.

John Muir's last trip to the Sierra Nevada [graphic] /

Items captioned: John Muir's last trip to the Sierra [at entrance to Sequoia National Park] -- Stage from Wawona into Yosemite carrying John Muir and Frank W. Kellogg -- Top of General Sherman tree.

John Murray papers, [ca. 1898-1920]

Manuscripts, clippings, scrapbooks, pictures, and some correspondence, reflecting Murray's career as labor leader and journalist. Include material concerning miners' strikes in the West, the Mexican Revolution, and the Pan American Federation of Labor.

John Nagy letters to his brother in Ohio : mss., [1853-1858]

Comments on experiences mining and on conditions in California.

John Nelson Bennett Ritchie interviews [sound recording] / 2009.

Interviews conducted with San Francisco realtor, member of San Francisco's Landmarks Preservation Advisory Board, and former president of the California Historical Society in preparation for his memoir "Remember the days." Supplementary material includes the transcript of an interview with Ritchie...

John Nicolson correspondence, 1942-1979.

Six letters of correspondence to a history professor at Northern Arizona University from various people including U.S. Senators, an Italian diplomat, and the broadcaster, Edward R. Murrow. Most contain brief responses to inquiries or comments directed to them by Nicolson....

John N.L. Cummings correspondence : Guyandotte, Va. [i.e. West Va.], 1812-1841.

Contains 47 handwritten letters primarily between John N.L. Cummings and his wife, Mary Susan Cummings (nee Wright) and other related family members. Includes love letters, and general correspondence including letters concerning an American merchant ship running a British blockade. Includes...

John O. Haman correspondence, 1890-1936 (bulk 1923-1924).

Contains letters with his parents. Also includes writings on Cable Cars.

John Ogden papers, 1896-1905.

Twenty-three letters written from Tuolumne County, to his wife, Anna, in Berkeley, describe his efforts to homestead on timber land: clearing land, building and furnishing a cabin; assistance of neighbors; attempts at finding outside work to supplement income. Also includes...

John Oliver Ashton papers, [ca. 1938-1959]

Mostly stories written by the radio engineer re the early days of radio and various radio pioneers for whom he worked.

John (Otto) typescript

Relates to the July 20, 1944 assassination attempt upon Adolf Hitler.

John P. O'Reilly incoming correspondence, 1944-1974.

Include letters from San Francisco Chronicle literary editor, Joseph Henry Jackson, and from Irish authors, Frank O'Connor and Sean O'Faolain. Some refer to book reviews O'Reilly wrote for the Chronicle.

John Paterson correspondence : Berkeley, Calif., 1961-1962.

Correspondence related to his role as host of the television show "Books and Authors" that aired on KQED San Francisco, California. Letter topics include responses to appearance requests, program content, funding, and commentary. Also includes a pencil sketch drawing of...

John Paty papers, 1847-1868.

Contains ms. of Paty's autobiography and a journal, dated 25 Jan. - 22 May 1853, written onboard the brig Baltimore, in the form of a letter to his wife. Also contains a journal from Oahu to San Francisco, 1868; and...

John Paul Dart Letters, 1849-1856.

Letters of John Paul Dart to his brother and sister

John Piper business papers, 1877-1905 (bulk 1884-1898)

Collection contains correspondence, contracts, bills, and other records of Piper's Opera House mainly from 1884-1898. Business letters to Piper are from actors, theatrical agents and syndicates concerning bookings for performances at opera houses in Nevada, chiefly the Piper Opera House...

John Pond Farmer diary, 1849-1850.

Diary kept daily while on journey to California aboard the ship Hannibal out of Boston on Nov. 21, 1849 and arriving in San Francisco on May 6, 1850. Dutiful log of activities aboard ship including helping with repairs, and a...

John Pringle Brodie journals : and related materials : typescripts, 1824-1919.

Brodie's journals and notes, with relevant letters, grouped as follows: (folder 1); J.A. Waldteufel to Herbert E. Bolton. Ukiah, California, October 20-29, 1917; March 11, 1919. 3 p. L.S. Concerns use of the Brodie Mss. and scrapbook by the California...

John Purcell San Mateo County documents, 1868-1893.

San Mateo County property deeds, and legal documents. Some of these appear to pertain to the town of Purissima.

John Purinton Fay papers, 1888-1912.

Checks, Oregon Pacific Railroad pass and photocopy of attorney's oath, Nevada, and certificate for expenses as candidate, Congressman at Large, Washington.

John Q. Pearl and John H. Pearl land documents : mss., 1861-1884.

Contains 6 legals documents of John Q. Pearl and John H. Pearl for land in Santa Clara County, Calif.

John R. May speeches : typescripts, 1951-1985.

Contains speeches given by John R. May at the Chit Chat Club and the San Francisco Foundation, concerning charitable foundations and the government, the Hoopa Valley community, Jim Crow laws, on Bernard Shaw, on communication of the blind and deaf,...

John R. McKinney papers, 1863-1883.

Letters written by a Union soldier from Louisiana during the Civil War describing his day-to-day experiences and complaints. One letter speaks of the siege of Vicksburg, and another on July 4th of the rebel surrender. Also contains his discharge certificate,...

John R. Post collection of Graham Greene, circa 1935-2006.

Collection of material by and about author Graham Greene, organized in 14 binders and 1 oversize portfolio. Includes: 3 binders of booksellers' and auction catalogs offering copies of Greene's works for sale; 6 binders of book reviews of Greene's works...

John R. Whinnery papers, circa 1947-1994.

Consists of correspondence, research notes, and course materials for classes taught at UC Berkeley, UC Santa Barbara, and Stanford. Also includes drafts for articles, materials relating to microwave tube research, and files relating to the UC Berkeley Department of Engineering.

John R. Woodyard papers : additions, 1926-1981 (bulk 1930-1942).

Contains doctoral dissertation on Klystron development, lecture notes of W.W. Hansen on microwave devices, coursework and exams in Physics and Mathematics, correspondence, drawings, photographs and blueprints created while engaged in physical electronics research at Stanford University, Sperry Gyroscope Company, and...

John R. Woodyard papers, circa 1913-1977.

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.

John R. Young letters to his family, 1882-1885.

Letters written from Tombstone, Arizona, San Francisco, Unalaska and Yukon River area, Alaska; those from Alaska written when he went gold prospecting.

John Reardon letters : California, to wife Mary Reardon, ALS, 1852-1855.

Contains the letters of a gold miner in Rough & Ready (Nevada County), then Iowa Hill (Placer County) and Lost Camp (Placer County), California to his wife back East.

John Reed papers relating to his estate, 1850-1879.

Includes bonds for administrators and guardians signed by Benjamin Buckelew, Williams S. Clark, Timothy Murphy, et. al., accounts and receipts, and material reganrding litigation over Rancho Corte de Madera and guardian James McCormick.

John Robertson letters to his mother, Sarah B. Robertson : Green River : ALS, 1837 Aug. 3.

Written from the trapper's rendezvous; brief account of his experiences of the past year and plans for the next.

John Rollin Ridge papers, 1847-1867.

Include autobiographical note, untitled poem, poem "To a Mockingbird," and clipping re the Indian poet.

John Ross Browne documents microfilmed from various Bancroft Library collections.

Material from C-B 637, Elisha Oscar Crosby papers; C-B 466, George D. Roberts correspondence; C-B 678, J. Ross Browne letters.

John S. Eastwood papers, 1884-1969 (bulk 1895-1924).

The John S. Eastwood papers contain materials relating to Eastwood's career as a civil/hydraulic engineer, particularly in the field of dam design and construction. The collection consists of professional correspondence, agreements, proposals, reports, surveys, specifications, field notes, articles, writings, and...

John S. McLean papers, 1846-1864.

Mainly letters from John S. McLean to Griffen B. Halsted describing his life and travels in Florida in 1849; letter to him from his cousin, John T. McLean, Feb. 24-26, 1849, concerning his proposed journey to California. With these: certificate...

John S. Service sound recordings collection [sound recording]

Tapes 1-8: recording of East wind rising by Relman Morin; tapes 9-18: recording of Golden inches by Grace Service; tapes 19-27: recording of Goodbye to old Peking by John Seymour Letcher; tapes 28-31 recording of Not without the Americans (excerpts)...

John Samuel Fox histories of various historic spots in California, circa 1936.

Typescripts of short essays prepared in connection with the California Historical Landmarks Series of the Department of Natural Resources, Division of Parks and the Works Projects Administration's Federal Writers' Project of Northern California. Includes one report by Lois Ann Woodward.

John Samuel Watson papers, 1952-1962.

Correspondence and subject files concerning his interest and activity with agriculture and politics in California.

John Sanders London papers, 1938-1971.

Collection contains correspondence and biographical materials. Also includes subject files, mainly relating to promotion and tenure at the University of California, Berkeley, and some relating to the University's loyalty oath controversy.

John Seymour Somerset letters to the Mayor and Burgesses of Marlborough, 1671-1672.

Some are recommendations for schoolmasters for the local school.

John Stanton Political Campaign Collection, 1860-2007.

Buttons, ribbons, badges, medals, bumper stickers, posters, letters, photos, and campaign materials. In addition, research notes and rough drafts of a book by Chico State professor Ben Franklin on Reagan's influence on California higher education are included.

John Steinbeck and Arthur Grove Day correspondence, 1929-1950.

Letters received by Day from Steinbeck: three typescript letters signed, John, three typescript letters signed with a typescript signature, John, and one handwritten letter signed, John.

John Steinbeck collection of letters and papers, 1935-1971.

Includes 2 letters from John Steinbeck to Anne Dare; 1 letter to Norma Beatly (Photocopy); 2 letters to Joseph Fontenrose; 1 letter to Robert S. Vance; an essay, Argument of Phalanx (photocopy); a document regarding transfer of literary rights from...

John Steinbeck letters.

Correspondence from John Steinbeck to Katherine (Trina) Groves, the daughter of Steinbeck's Stanford professor William Herbert Carruth, from whom he took Verse Writing and Prosody in the spring of 1923. This correspondence was written in the 1960s regarding Steinbeck's work...

John Steinbeck letters.

Correspondence from John Steinbeck to Katherine (Trina) Groves, the daughter of Steinbeck's Stanford professor William Herbert Carruth, from whom he took Verse Writing and Prosody in the spring of 1923. This correspondence was written in the 1960s regarding Steinbeck's work...

John Steinbeck letters and manuscripts, 1938-1963.

Letters to Mr. and Mrs. Ritchie Lovejoy; letter to Steinbeck from John Roy Carlson; manuscript of The Red Pony; scenario for the film, The Red Pony; galley proofs for The Wayward Bus.

John Steinbeck letters from various Bancroft Library collections, 1938-1963.

Argument of Phalanx; letters Feb. 23, 1938; Feb. 2, 1949; Aug. 26, 1958; Dec. 22, 1944; first theatrical production of Of Mice and Men (reprint).

John Swett & Son records, 1888-1919.

Contains correspondence, but chiefly consists of records concerning operations and finances of John Swett & Son, owners of Hill Girt Farm and Hill Girt Winery in Martinez, Calif. Of particular interest are the daybooks and ledger which record wine purchased...

John T. Apperson papers, 1865.

Letter from Ladd & Tilton to Apperson at Oregon City, and a copy of a contract with the Hinckley Company of San Francisco, 1865, for building a steamboat.

John T. Bell papers, 1864-1918.

Mainly the papers of John T. Bell, many relating to his Civil War experiences, including army reports and orders, signed by E. D. Townsend and others, and a diary, Nov. 1864 - May 1865, describing Sherman's march to Savannah; account...

John T. Knox papers, 1970-1980.

Legislative files concerning mostly local government and environmental issues, and subject file.

John T. Malone papers, 1875-1892.

Chiefly letters to Malone from friends, including Thomas B. Shapter and Nicholas Bowden.

John T. Porter accounts, 1891-1900.

Bills and receipts, mainly from business establishments in Santa Cruz, California.

John T. Rundle papers, 1849-1864.

Letters to his family prior to sailing and on voyage, New York to San Francisco, on bark, Belvedere, as member, Cayuga Joint Stock Company; letters to his family from California describing his experiences in the mines and stock raising. Also,...

John T. Scott papers, [ca. 1891-1940]

Correspondence, estimates, financial reports, a few records of Union Iron Works, clippings, blueprints of ships, etc. Mainly relate to his association with the Pacific Coast Shipbuilding Company.

John T. Wright papers, 1863-1877.

Mainly correspondence, including letter from A.D. McDonald.

John Thomas Doyle Collection, 1893-1902.

Correspondence, leases, legal materials, notes and drafts, pamphlets, tax receipts

John Thomas Doyle letterbooks, 1858-1906.

Letterpress copies of private and business letters of a California lawyer. Many relate to the Pious Fund litigation, the estate of Peter Donahue and other important cases in his extensive legal practice. Also includes references to his vineyards and winery.

John Thomas Gulick papers, 1841-1916.

Typescripts describing his childhood in Hawaii; voyage to Oregon and life there in 1848; gold mining in California; life in San Francisco; his interest in conchology and evolution; voyage of the schooner Carolina on missionary voyage to Micronesia; missionary work...

John Townsend papers, 1846-1849.

Includes his application for Mexican citizenship, 15 Jan. l846, with supporting testimony by Jose Abrego, William E. P. Hartnell, David Spence, and Manuel Castro, and signatures of Ambrosio Gomez, Manuel Diaz, and Nicanor del Castillo; letter of same date by...

John V. Tunney papers, circa 1960-1980.

Campaign and legislative materials, press-related materials, speeches and lectures, some correspondence, and subject and clipping files on various political issues relevant during Tunney's career from the late 1960s through the mid-1970s.

John Velton papers, 1972-1982.

Includes correspondence, memoranda, and personnel records regarding Mr. Velton's work with the Disabled Students Program, University of California, Berkeley and the California State Department of Rehabilitation.

John W. Borden ephemera collection, 1960s-1990s

The John W. Borden ephemera collection consists of ca. 964 items collected by Mr. Borden during the 1960s through the 1990s. During these years he was an active amateur letterpress printer and participated in serveral clubs with a focus on...

John W. Davis Papers

John W. Davis, a Sacramento architectural designer, worked for many years in partnership with local developer Jere Strizek to design and construct Sacramento's Town and Country Village shopping center and affordable homes in the Town and Country community, both located...

John W. Geary School PTA Records

The records of the John W. Geary School PTA begin in April 1930. Included are correspondence, minutes, flyers, programs, newsletters, and scrapbooks. The most revealing and complete materials from the early days of the school are the publicity scrapbooks which...

John W. Gofman papers, [ca. 1930-1970].

Correspondence, research notes, manuscripts of writings and speeches primarily related to his extensive research on the hazards of radiation; Includes files of correspondence with various government agencies, as well as committee reports and typescripts of hearings related to radiation exposure...

John W. Harding papers, 1919-1975 (bulk 1930-1960).

Collection consists primarily of location files and well records for oil field development in California from the 1920s to the 1960s. Location files contain correspondence, maps, legal documents and notes; well records are standarized forms documenting exploration of particular sites....

John W. Ingram Collection, 1850 - 1854.

Fourteen letters and 16 pages of a diary which was written on the overland journey from Michigan to California.

John W. Reynolds letters to his family, 1875-1876.

Letters describe his experiences in California, including bee keeping near San Diego; impressions of San Francisco and Eureka.

John W. Troy papers, 1913-1918.

The papers include letters not only to Troy but to J.H. Guffey, A.L. Shoup, J.F.A. Strong, James Wickersham, and government officials in Washington, especially on political matters, the first World War, and Indian lands near Sitka; correspondents are James Hamilton...

John Walter Stetson papers, 1912.

Concerning the Roosevelt Progressive Republican League of California (of which he was president), the Progressive and Republican Parties and the election of 1912. Chiefly carbon copies of League organizational papers and letters sent or pertaining to the Afro-American Council, C.L....

John Ward Mailliard papers, circa 1928-1954.

Correspondence, invitations, subject files, and clippings; materials concerning J.W. Mailliard Jr., and memorial materials of J.W. Mailliard addressed to others. Also, some correspondence of Mrs. J.W. Mailliard (received after his death) and genealogical material concerning the Mailliard and Ward families.

John Wesley North letters, 1861-1865.

Letters to his wife and sister, written from Virginia City and Carson City, Nevada.

John W.H. Baker letters : Mokelumne Hill, Calif. to Julia Ann Baker, Meriden, N.H. : ALS, 1853-1855.

49 letters from John W.H. Baker to his wife and children date Aug. 17, 1853-Apr. 13, 1855 and comprise a complete set of letters by every steamer during his time in Calif. Baker describes his journey via Jamaica on the...

John William Livingston papers, 1845-1847.

Papers relating to the U.S. occupation of California, including letter by Livingston to R.F. Stockton, letters from William Speiden and James Biddle, documents relating to the U.S.S. Frigate Congress, copy of Stockton's Address to Californias, etc.

John Wilson property agreement : Santa Barbara, Calif., 1839 Oct. 16.

Contains a handwritten agreement (1 p.) concerning property owned by John Wilson and signed by Luis T. Burton [a renter?]. It is also countersigned by Juan Camarillo and has an added note in the margin signed by Antonio Rodriguez. Also...

John Woart scrapbook, [ca. 1852-1891]

Clippings; a few reflecting his service as U.S. Army Chaplin in New Mexico and California.

John Woodyard papers : additions, circa 1926-1972.

Included in: History of science and technology collection.

John Work journals, 1824-1834.

The journals are: (1) Journal ... From Fort George (Astoria) Northward [to explore the lower Fraser River, under James McMillan, November 18-December 30, 1824] (2) Journal of a Trip from F. Vancouver to the Interior in the year 1826 [to...

Johnny Carson Tonight Show script collection

The collection consists primarily of television scripts from the with Johnny Carson. The remainder of the collection consists of other forms of script-related material including: correspondence, clippings, treatments, photographs, as well as scripts that were never performed. Containing material from...

Johns (William F.) Mining Records

Collection contains correspondence and financial records pertaining to the operation of the Original Amador Mine, Plumas Eureka Mine, Seaton Mine, Sierra Buttes Mine and Uncle Sam Mines.

Johns, William F. Photographs from the William F. Johns mining records [graphic]

Stereographs show the Sierra Buttes mine, and the Plumas Eureka mine. Other photoprints show Plumas Eureka miners and related subjects; the original Amador mine; etc.

Johnson (Albert J.) papers

The Albert J. Johnson papers, 1945-1998, contain material such as correspondence, diaries, and calendars; objects relating to Johnson’s involvement with film events and festivals, including badges, event posters, and press documents; hand written notes on various films, filmmakers, and festivals;...

Johnson (Arthur Monrad) collection of botanical drawings

Approximately 1000 botanical drawings, most in pen and black ink on paper, of the structural parts of angiosperms and some gymnosperms, by Arthur Monrad Johnson. Many of the illustrations have been published in the author's scientific publications, such as his...

Johnson (B. Lamar) Papers

B. Lamar Johnson was a highly distinguished educator known as due to his extensive contributions to the study and development of community college education. The collection contains correspondence, reports, speeches, administrative papers and publications from Johnson's tenure at Stephens College,...

Johnson (Barbara Piasecka) miscellaneous papers

Sound recordings of interviews, and promotional literature, relating to American philanthropy and business investment in Poland, and to the Torf Corporation. Interviews conducted by Elena S. Danielson.

Johnson (Basil) Photograph Collection

The collection contains several hundred black and white prints and color slides taken by Basil Johnson, Emeritus Professor of Geography at the Australian National University.

Johnson Beal Collection, 1852-1869.

Letters from family and friends, poll tax receipts.

Johnson (Benjamin O.) Papers

Correspondence, reports, memoranda, diplomatic dispatches and instructions, and printed matter, relating to the Russian Railway Service Corps in Siberia, the Inter-Allied Technical Board, and the Trans-Siberian Railroad during World War I and the Russian Civil War. Photocopy.

Johnson (Bernard) Papers

Bernard Johnson was an assistant professor at the University of California, Irvine who taught jazz technique and costume design until his death in 1997. This collection documents his career at UC Irvine and includes original costume drawings, photographs, correspondence, and...

Johnson, C. W. J. (Charles Wallace Jacob) Miscellaneous photographs of Monterey, Calif. [graphic]

Photographs from various sources depicting: Seventeen Mile Drive (at Cypress Point), Hotel del Monte, and the Spanish mission of Monterey ("Royal chapel" of the Presidio)

Johnson, C. W. J. (Charles Wallace Jacob) Photographs of the opening of the graves of Franciscan friars at Mission Carmel [graphic] /

Mission Carmel (July 3, 1882) on the occassion of the opening of the graves and the identification of the remains of the Franciscan Friars: Juan Crespi, Julian Lopes, Firemen Francisco Lascuen, and Junipero Serra. Primarily group photos of St. Patrick's...

Johnson (C. W. J.) Collection

Accounts, business and personal correspondence, diaries, photographs....

Johnson (Carrie Jette) scrapbook

This scrapbook primarily concerns her high school life in Pacific Grove, California, her student years at Stanford University, and social events in Monterey and San Francisco. Included are programs, dance cards, clippings, invitations, calling cards, menus, valentine cards, academic notices,...

Johnson (Charles H.) Papers

The collection mainly contains correspondence from Charles H. Johnson, a Civil War Union soldier, Michigan Cavalry, 1st Regiment (Vol), Co. M, to his mother, 1858-1866, as well as some later correspondence, a few photographs, and miscellany, including a cookbook with...

Johnson County War Papers

The collection consists of primary and secondary source material on the Johnson County War of 1892, focusing on and around the town of Buffalo. It includes manuscripts related to the Johnson County invasion, alleged cattle rustling, the death of George...

Johnson (Debbie). Alone in a Room

Typescript of work published in THE FLOATING BEAR....

Johnson (Douglas) letter

Relates to territorial settlements at the Paris Peace Conference.

Johnson Family Echo Lake Photograph Collection

The collection consists of loose photographs taken during a 1922 vacation to Echo Lake, California. It includes captioned photos of the Johnson family picnicking, swimming, hiking, and raising a flag, as well as images of their cabin. Also included are...

Johnson Family Papers

Items related to the Johnson Family of East Weare, New Hampshire from 1840-1870. Items include correspondence, certificates, receipts, and legal documents.

Johnson family papers, 1864-1986.

Correspondence, reports, calendar, subject file, notes, maps, address books, receipts, diaries and daybooks concerning the Johnson family.

Johnson family. Photographs from the Johnson family papers [graphic] : including Benedict and Dobie family portraits.

Collection of photoprints; cased photographs (ambrotypes, tintypes); cartes de visite; card photographs albums; and negatives relating to Johnson, Benedict and Dobie families. Primarily portraits and family photos, including several views of youth camps in Iowa (1920s) and portraits of David...

Johnson (Francis R.) Papers

Correspondence, research notes, some biographical material, articles with notes and material relating to learned societies of which Johnson was a member. Subjects include English and American literature, Medieval science and Renaissance literature.

Johnson (Franklin P.) writings

Relates to proposals for free enterprise economic development in Cuba and other socialist countries.

Johnson (Frederick) Papers

Frederick Johnson (b.1904) was a anthropologist and curator of the R.S. Peabody Foundation. He became chairman of the Committee on Radioactive Carbon 14 set up by the American Anthropological Association. Johnson later became president of the Radiocarbon Dates Association. The...

Johnson (George P.) Negro Film Collection

George Perry Johnson (1885-1977) was a writer, producer, and distributor for the Lincoln Motion Picture Company (1916-23). After the company closed, he established and ran the Pacific Coast News Bureau for the dissemination of Negro news of national importance (1923-27)....

Johnson (George S.) papers

Correspondence, writings, printed matter, and photographs, relating to the history of the Bohemian Club, and the membership of Herbert Hoover in the club.

Johnson (Gerald) Papers

Papers of Gerald Woodrow Johnson, physicist and specialist in the fields of nuclear policy and atomic energy. The papers contain subject files on a range of nuclear issues; writings by Johnson, especially ; correspondence with prominent figures in government, the...

Johnson (Harry B.) Letters to his Son Harry B. Johnson, Jr.

Collection consists of three letters written during June and July 1932, recounting the track and field events he attended at Stanford, including one race where Ben Eastman lost, along with his annotated program from the Final American Olympic Tryouts held...

Johnson (Helene) Photograph Collection

The Helene Johnson Photograph Collection includes 54 photographs of family and friends of Helene Johnson and group photographs of African American golfers at golf tournament awards ceremonies in the 1950s. The golfing photographs include group photographs of African American golfers...

Johnson, Hiram Andre. Correspondence concerning the Emma Silver Mining Company Limited : London, England, 1871-1873.

Letters to Thomas L. Carpenter, Andrew Gross, and others; with a letter from Henry M. Teller, president of the Colorado Central Railroad, 1872, together with circulars. A satirical broadside and other printed items reflect the debacle in which the Emma...

Johnson (Hiram) Papers

Includes correspondence; reports; speeches; statements and press releases; scrapbooks; clippings; and printed materials, including government documents. Most materials relate to Johnson's career as governor of California, 1911-1917, as U.S. Senator from California, 1917-1945, and to his leadership of the Progressive...

Johnson (J. Leroy, U.S. Rep.) Collection

The collection consists primarily of materials pertaining to World War I and World War II. World War I is delineated in letters from the young Johnson to his girl, Elizabeth Alpers (1918). Photographs form the bulk of the collection. These...

Johnson (J. W.) Papers

Project files and research files compiled by J. W. Johnson during his career as Professor of Hydraulic Engineering and as a professional consulting engineer.

Johnson (Jesse C.) papers

Speeches, press releases, reports, memoranda, correspondence, printed matter, and photographs, relating to uranium mining and the development of nuclear energy in the United States.

Johnson (Joel N.) Playbill Collection

The collection consists of programs, fliers, and magazines pertaining to theater, music, and dance....

Johnson (John J.) collection

Argentine newspaper and magazine issues, clippings, and photographs, relating to the presidency of Juan Perón of Argentina, especially its overthrow, and to the death of Eva Perón, wife of Juan Perón.

Johnson (John N.) Papers

Relate mainly to his difficulties, while governor of California, with the 1856 Vigilance Committee.

Johnson (Joseph L.) drawings of the Zetterberg house

The Joseph L. Johnson drawing of the Zetterberg house spans 3 linear feet and dates from circa 1952. The collection consists of one reprographic copy of a plot plan that is undated....

Johnson, Kaufmann & Coate drawings of Saint Paul's Cathedral

The Johnson, Kaufmann & Coate drawings of Saint Paul's Cathedral span 3 linear feet and date from 1922. The collection consists of one folder containing 18 architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies. Drawings include: heating and electrical wiring,...

Johnson (Lester A.) Collection

Clippings, diary, correspondence, photographs, unemployment booklet, deeds, receipts, greeting cards, promisory notes....

Johnson (Lester J.) collection

Circulars, memoranda, proclamations, clippings, and miscellanea, relating to regulation of the civilian population in German-occupied Norway during World War II, war damage insurance in Norway during World War II, and the postwar Soviet-Norwegian dispute over the establishment of military bases...

Johnson (M. J.) collection

Photographs, postcards, medical pamphlets and certificates, and miscellany, relating to American military hospitals during World War I, and especially to the military hospital at Camp Kearny, California.

Johnson (Martha E.) Papers

Martha Ennis Johnson (d. 1984) was the associate dean of financial aid at UCLA before she became the director of the Venice Service Center in Los Angeles. She was also an author who wrote , short stories and a one-act...

Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Papers, 1918-1977, bulk 1918-1977

The papers include correspondence, memoranda, observations, data, lantern slides, drawings, lecture notes and manuscripts of scientific papers documenting Johnson's life and career. The collection includes material documenting SIO expeditions including Gulf of California (1939), MidPac (1950), Capricorn (1952), and Eastropic...

Johnson (Myrtle Elizabeth) Papers

The collection consists of manuscript drafts for the book , photographs, and scrapbooks. The scrapbooks are particularly noteworthy, and contain images of the 1915-1916 San Diego Exposition and other scenes of life in the early city. The photograph albums document...

Johnson (Oscar) Photographs of Sea Scout Ship Navigator (120)

The collection consists of 35 copy negatives selected from three albums of photographic prints related to the Sea Scouts and their activities in Aquatic Park, San Francisco including activities aboard Sea Scout Ship and landscape features of Aquatic Park between...

Johnson (Parish B.) Papers

Diary and correspondence of Captain Parish Barhydt Johnson, Western newspaper publisher, covering a trip from Wilmington, California to Tucson, Arizona during his time in the United States Army, as well as newspaper matters.

Johnson (Pendleton Taylor) papers

Drafts and clippings of news stories, notes, and photographs, relating to activities of the Marine Corps in the South Pacific during World War II.

Johnson (Philip) Architectural Projects

American architect. Architectural drawings, study models, photographs, brochures, and miscellaneous papers, the bulk of which relate to the Franklin Square building, Washington, D.C., a project by John Burgee Associates with Philip Johnson. The collection also includes models and brochures for...

Johnson (Philip) papers

Documentation of the early and later career of architect Philip Johnson, especially representative of his early work, particularly his Glass House in New Canaan, Connecticut, and a number of little known, never constructed projects. The collection consists of photographs, printed...

Johnson (Ray E.) Papers

As an Assembly Member, Ray E. Johnson represented the 4th District as a Republican from 1965 to 1975. As Senator, he represented the 1st District, which included all of Butte, Colusa, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou,...

Johnson (Ray) Mail Art

This collection includes 10 letters and 24 items of mail art created by Ray Johnson.

Johnson (Reginald) papers

The Reginald Johnson papers span 6 linear feet and date from circa 1912 to circa 1950. The collection consists primarily of black-and-white interior and exterior photographs of the Chase H. Residence in Hope Ranch as well as presentation boards of...

Johnson (Rey) Papers

Reynold B. (Rey) Johnson's papers are comprised of International Business Machines (IBM) company documents, newspaper clippings, project ideas and drawings, and photographs from his thirty-seven years with IBM. Of particular note is Johnson's involvement in the development of magnetic disk...

Johnson (Robert U.) Papers

Chiefly concerning conservation of the Yosemite area, including campaign, 1913, against Hetch Hetchy reservoir. Material relating to Sequoia, General Grant and other national parks and to forest reserves included. A few printed items: reports, circulars, copies of laws, etc., with...

Johnson (Roger) Papers

Roger Johnson (1934-2005) served as chairman and chief executive for Western Digital Corporation in Irvine, California from 1982 to 1993. Though a lifelong Republican, he was appointed by Democratic President Bill Clinton to serve as head of the U.S. General...

Johnson (Sanford D.) Letters

Three letters, now in fragile condition, were written by Sanford D. Johnson to various members of his immediate family. S. Johnson (also signed by Sophia Johnson) writes to Daniel Johnson of Gardiner, Maine on July 23, 1833. Sanford Johnson writes...

Johnson Thomas H. (Thomas Hawkins) Papers

Writings, correspondence, notes, memoranda, studies, technical reports, journal articles, and other printed matter, relating to physics, nuclear and other energy sources, nuclear weapons, laser technology, the Strategic Defense Initiative, arms control, and scientific policy in the United States during the...

Johnson, (Thomas V.) Papers

This small collection includes family correspondence and business papers.

Johnson (Valerie) papers

The Valerie Johnson collection, 1992-2006, focuses on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth, especially in education. A portion of the collection contains education material, teachers' handbooks, flyers, notes and other teaching material from organizations such as Project 10, Gay-Straight...

Johnson (Victoria Lynn) Collection

The collection consists of photographs of Victoria Lynn Johnson and Bob Guccione, a news release, and other materials.

Johnson (Walter S.) Photographs from the Papers

Includes formal portrait photographs and snapshots of Walter S. Johnson; his family, friends and other associates; and events pertaining to his business and philanthropic pursuits. Also includes photograph albums pertaining to Johnson's early career as a lawyer and partner in...

Johnson, Walter Samuel Photographs from the Walter S. Johnson papers [graphic].

Includes formal portrait photographs and snapshots of Walter S. Johnson; his family, friends and other associates; and events pertaining to his business and philanthropic pursuits. Also includes photograph albums pertaining to Johnson's early career as a lawyer and partner in...

Johnson (William H.) papers

Diary, correspondence, and photographs, relating to activities of the 31st Infantry Regiment in Siberia.

Johnson (William Herman Eckart) papers

Memoirs, reports, and journal article, relating to education in the Soviet Union, Yugoslavia, and elsewhere in Eastern Europe.

Johnson (William S.) Papers

Papers document his teaching and research activities and include notebooks, research reports, subject files, correspondence, grant files, reprints, and slides.

Johnson (William W.) collection on B. Traven

The William W. Johnson collection on B. Traven contains publications, correspondence, and other material related to Johnson's research on the author B. Traven, which spanned more than forty years. This collection includes various articles on B. Traven, newspapers from Chiapas,...

Johnston (Frances Benjamin) Photograph Collection

This collection contains approximately 1,276 photographs and corresponding glass plate negatives by American photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston that focus on the portrait work of Johnston's earlier years in Washington, D.C., mainly in the 1890s. The focus is largely on D.C....

Johnston (Michelle) papers

Michelle Johnston documented and donated this collection of transcripts to the Mazer Archives in order to insure the voices of "ordinary dykes" are included in the archives. As such these are ordinary conversations between women, some out lesbians, some not....

Johnston (Oliver Martin) Papers

Papers primarily consist of his notebooks as a doctoral student on French and Italian grammar and literature, 1893-1895; other items include his dissertation, articles, correspondence, family history, published autobiography, and notes for sermons.

Johnston (Patrick) Papers

Patrick Johnston, Democrat, was a member of the California State Assembly from 1980-1990 and a State Senator from 1991-2000. The Patrick Johnston Papers consist of 38 cubic feet primarily representing Johnston's activities during his twenty years of service in the...

Johnston (Verle B.) typescript

Relates to the International Brigades in the Spanish Civil War. Published (University Park, Pennsylvania, 1967).

Johnston (Verna) Collection

Verna Johnston's papers contain her notes, writings, clippings, correspondence and photographs pertaining to California and Alaskan ecology. She has arranged most of the papers in alphabetical subject files. Johnston's photographs are also organized in an alphabetical filing system that lists...

Joint Board Committee on Noncredit and Adult Education Collection at the California Adult Education Archives

The California GED Academy was originated by the California Department of Education in the mid-1980s as an in-service and networking opportunity for GED teachers working in adult education programs. Its purpose was to improve student learning and to build a...

Joint Chinese and British Commission in China photographs

Depicts scenes along the upper Yangtze River as part of a survey undertaken by the Commission.

Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction Miscellaneous Records

Minutes, agenda, and memoranda, relating to agriculture and rural development in Taiwan.

Joint Committee for Review of the Master Plan for Higher Education Records

The records of the Joint Committee for Review of the Master Plan for Higher Education contain 7 cubic feet of Hearing Files (1985-1989) and Subject Files (1984-1988). The Master Plan for Higher Education was established by the Leigslature in 1959...

Joint Committee on Seismic Safety Records

The papers of the Joint Committee on Seismic Safety are divided into ten Parts: PART I - Central Records of the JCSS; PART II - Records of the Sub-Committee to Study the San Fernando Earthquake; PART III - Records of...

Joint Conference on Educational Television Minutes

Minutes from two meetings of the conference, August 15 and September 11, 1951, discussing the possible use of a television station to education and acquisition of VHF channel 9 which the FCC had reserved for educational use. Stanford representatives were...

Joint Council on Economic Education records

Annual reports, minutes, financial records, newsletters, other issuances, printed matter, and photographs, relating to secondary school and university education in economics in the United States.

Joint Interim Committee on Agriculture and Livestock Problems Records

The subject files of the above two committees relate directly and indirectly to the various hearings held by the committees during their respective periods of activity. Where possible subject files have been placed with the specific hearing or hearings to...

Joint Stock Theatre Group Archives

A British experimental theatre group founded in 1974 by Max Stafford-Clark, David Hare, and David Aukin, the Joint Stock Theatre Group was dedicated to developing new writing for the theatre. Workshops set up by William Gaskill and Max Stafford-Clark resulted...

Joint U.S./British Ministerial Control Party for OKW/OKH/Para-Mil reports

Relates to the organization of the German defense ministry, army, and paramilitary organizations, and to the transfer of their administration to Allied control at the end of World War II.

Jon Brenneis photograph archive [graphic].

The Jon Brenneis archive consists of approximately 124,000 photographs spanning his forty-year career as a professional photographer. Based in Berkeley, Calif., Brenneis's worked encompassed the San Francisco Bay Area and ranged across the United States and sometimes internationally. He photographed...

Jon Else papers, 1972-2002.

Consists primarily of material relating to Else's career in documentary filmmaking and cinematography. Of note in this collection are annotated scripts and transcripts from many of his films including Palace of Delights, Eyes on the Prize I and II, Yosemite:...

Jon Lee manuscripts and diary, circa 1935-1945.

Contains the typescripts of short stories many of which appeared in the WPA and Sutro Library sponsored publication "Golden Mountain: Chinese Tales Told in California." The stories were gathered by Jon Lee in San Francisco's Chinatown in Chinese and translated...

Jonah (Sydney and Ruth) Collection

Sydney Jonah was born in China, and moved to the United States in the 1930s. In 1935, he married Ruth (Rudy) Cohen in Los Angeles, California. The collection consists mainly of personal photographs belonging to both the Jonah and Cohen...

Jonah (T. F.) printed material

Newspaper editorial, relating to proposals for American military intervention in Mexico. Published in the El Paso Morning Times.

Jonas family papers, 1880-2001.

The collection consists of papers, audiotapes, photographs and books belonging to Irving and Stefani Jonas and to Stefani's mother, Antonie. Papers include biographical information, correspondence and family documents. The bulk of the collection documents the Jonas family's emigration from Nazi...

Jonas (Oswald) Memorial Collection

The Oswald Jonas memorial collection combines the papers of the Austrian music theorist Heinrich Schenker (1868-1935) with the papers of Oswald Jonas (1897-1978), a distinguished Schenker pupil and loyal disciple. Added to these are the papers of Moriz Violin (1879-1956),...

Jonas (Stephen). A Music Master

Typescript of work published in THE FLOATING BEAR....

Jonas (Stephen) Poetry manuscripts

Annotated typescripts....

Jonas Winchester Collection, 1829-1917.

Correspondence, books, pictures, newspaper copies.

Jonasson (Carl Victor) (1880-1960) Collection, ca.1898-1902

Photographs, negatives. Family photos; turn of the century Americana.

Jonathan Drake Stevenson papers, 1846-1893.

Part I. Letters, case files, and other papers relating mainly to activities in San Francisco from about 1849 as an attorney and claim agent.

Jonathan Frost Locke papers, 1825-1856.

Contents: diary, 1849, of voyage from Boston to San Francisco, with accounts at end for 1856; letters (some written on illustrated lettersheets), including a few from his son George A. Locke who accompanied him, describing voyage, mining in Calaveras Co.,...

Jonathan Hunt papers as tax collector : San Francisco, 1858-1859.

Certificate of sale of property to Samuel R. Mills, San Francisco; and papers in two cases in the District Court: H. Hoag vs. Jonathan Hunt, tax collector for the City and County of San Francisco; and James Ross vs. Jonathan...

Jonathan R. Talcott scrapbook, 1898-1919.

Newspaper clippings and related material, mainly concerning his career as Alameda County supervisor from 1898, containing information on election campaigns, controversy on use of funds for road work, incorporation of Fruitvale, proposed new roads, county taxes, sale of his property,...

Jonathan Rensselaer Scott letters to members of his family written while attending the University of California : Oakland, Calif., 1871 Mar. 28-Dec. 16.

Letters describe Rensselaer's life at the "State University"; letter, Dec. 16, relates experiences at the inauguration of Governor Booth, Dec. 8, 1871.

Jones & Stokes Inventory and Evaluation of Six Buildings at Stanford University Report

Report on the historic context and architectural history of 6 campus buildings: old chemistry, anatomy, Encina gym, Bakewell building (the old DAPER administration building), Stock Farm brick stable, and Peter Coutts' Tower House.

Jones (A. Quincy) papers

Archibald Quincy Jones established a private architectural practice, partnering with Frederick E. Emmons, 1951-69; Jones served as visiting professor and fifth year design critic (1950-78) and dean (1975-78) at the School of Architecture and Fine Arts at USC; served as...

Jones (Adrienne) Papers

Adrienne Jones (b.1915) worked as office and managerial worker, cattle rancher, and with youth groups. She is also a free-lance writer and novelist. The collection consists of Jones' manuscript drafts, galley proofs, books, related papers, correspondence with editors and publishing...

Jones, Alan Churchill Photographs, 1952-1980

The accession consists of 133 color photographic prints made by geologist Alan Jones from his original color negatives or slides. Most of the images are photographs taken on SIO Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). The accession includes 149 35mm slides taken on...

Jones (Ambrosia Wysinger) Papers

Ambrosia Wysinger Jones Papers includes photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, newspaper clippings, legal documents, and ephemera that document the various business activities and family history of Ambrosia Wysinger Jones.

Jones (Archdale J.) Papers

Collection contains rough drafts for a television program, , which attempted to locate missing persons. Also contains photographs, as well as clippings and publicity materials relating to Archdale Jones....

Jones, Burle J (Burle Jackson). Papers.

Notebook containing articles written by Mr. Jones about planting, irrigation, and conservation of pasture land for publications such as The Pacific Stockman, The Pacific Rural Press, and The Western Livestock Journal.

Jones (Caro) papers

The Caro Jones papers span the years 1973-1996 and encompass approximately 17 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts and casting material....

Jones (Carolyn) papers

Actress Carolyn Jones was best known for her role as the ghoulish Morticia in the television series . The collection consists of scripts and scrapbooks related to her acting career.

Jones (Daystar/Rosalie) papers

This collection includes photographs, programs, videocassettes, and other material regarding Daystar/Rosalie Jones, the founder and Artistic Director of . Primarily includes material pertaining to the performances and teachings of Daystar/Rosalie Jones.

Jones (Dick) and Ken Boyce 50th Anniversary Photographs

Six photograph album pages of images taken by David Moss at the 50th anniversary celebration of Dick Jones and Ken Boyce, March 17, 2008. Includes a written account of photographer David Moss' 50-year history with the couple.

Jones (Elbert P.) Papers

Relate mainly to his activities in San Francisco as lawyer, businessman, proprietor of the Portsmouth House, property owner, and member of the town council. Included are letters; accounts; contracts for street and property improvements; deeds; and petitions and other papers...

Jones Family papers

The Jones and Conger families were among the pioneers of California and Nevada. Thomas Conger became state senator in California. Conger's son-in-law, John P. Jones, became senator in Nevada and was the founder of Santa Monica. Jones' son, Roy Jones,...

Jones (Frank) papers

Relates to British military activities during World War II.

Jones (Geraldine McGrady) Collection

The Geraldine McGrady Jones Collection is a small 20th century family collection that documents ordinary family life in Los Gatos, California. This collection consists of typed and handwritten creative writing works by Geraldine McGrady Jones, family photographs, a collection of...

Jones (Gilbert Russell) Photograph Album

The album begins with pages signed by family and friends, 1910-1912, with messages for the "three bachelors" (the Jones' brothers and William F. Gabriel). The majority of the photographs in the album are unidentified; subjects include camping trips and other...

Jones (Grover) papers

The Grover Jones papers span the years 1910s-1940s and encompass approximately 29 linear feet. The material consists of production files, script and story material, correspondence, and photographs. The photograph series consists of one album, prints, and negatives of motion picture...

Jones (Gus T.) typescript

Relates to German propaganda and espionage activities in Mexico during World War II. Photocopy.

Jones (Hardin B.) Papers

Professor of medical physics and physiology and assistant director of Donner Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley. Letters written to Jones and copies of letters by him; manuscripts of speeches and papers; minutes of meetings of various University and Laboratory committees...

Jones (Hardin Blair) papers

Correspondence, writings, reports, memoranda, clippings, leaflets, and other printed matter, relating to student radicalism, primarily at the University of California at Berkeley.

Jones (Henry H.) Papers

Collection contains his professional papers pertaining to his teaching and research, including syllabi and other class materials, notes, lectures, correspondence, articles, and illustrations; the research files pertain to the skeletal system. There are also several files pertaining to Physicians for...

Jones (Herbert C.) Papers

The Herbert C. Jones Collection documents the home files of Senator Herbert C. Jones. This collection is divided into eleven series, and a total of nine linear feet, in eight manuscript boxes (1-8), two pamphlet boxes (9 and 11), and...

Jones (Herbert C.) Papers, 1921-1944

Business correspondence, initiatives and referendums, legislation, scrapbooks, maps, newsclippings, and other papers, relating to Jones' career in the California State Senate and to State political activity after his term of office....

Jones (Herschel V.) Collection

The collection primarily contains correspondence to Herschel Jones (1861-1928), editor of the and collector of Americana. Correspondents include Charles Evans Hughes, Charles H. Mayo, Thomas Nast, Robert E. Peary, Theodore Roosevelt, and Lillian Russell....

Jones (Holway R.) Sierra Club Papers

The Holway Jones Papers consist largely of Sierra Club Board of Directors' Minutes (1907-1982) and related materials....

Jones (Howard Palfrey) Papers

Writings, correspondence, reports, research files, studies, and printed matter, relating to public finance and postwar reconstruction in Germany, 1945-1951, and to American relations with Indonesia and other areas of East Asia.

Jones (Idwal) Papers

Idwal Jones (1888-1964) was a journalist, and author of short stories, articles and books. The collection consists of correspondence and ephemera, manuscripts, galley proofs, page proofs, and first editions of works by Jones including , , , , , ,...

Jones (Jefferson) collection

Photographs, drawings, printed matter, and miscellanea, relating to activities of the Japanese Army in China during World War I, especially to the siege of Tsingtao, 1914; to the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905; and to the palace of Kaiser Wilhelm II...

Jones (John P.) Collection [1785-1923 (inclusive), 1785-1794 (bulk)]

Documents collected by Frank Golder relating to John Paul Jones' career as Admiral in Russian Black Sea Fleet during the war against the Ottoman Empire. Includes copies (photostats and typed transcripts) of correspondence from Jones to Prince Grigori A. Potemkin,...

Jones, John Richard Papers, [15--]-[17--].

Materials relating to the wine trade between England and France between the 16th-18th centuries; research data on apprenticeships, taverns, ports, and volumes of trade in paper and microfilm.

Jones, (Jordy) Papers

This collection documents the activities of graphic artist and transgender activist Jordy Jones in San Francisco primarily during the years of 1992 to 2002. The collection has an emphasis on Jones� political activism and personal activities with queer and transgender...

Jones (Julius) Papers

Legal papers regarding real estate transactions. Also personal letters, including two from a Union Soldier in the South during the Civil War, and one from a prospector, J. Jones, in Bear River, California.

Jones (Katherine D.) Collection, 1910-1940

The collection consists primarily of materials Jones used for her teaching and research.

Jones (Kathleen B.) Papers

The document Jones’ professional career as a Professor, Associate Dean at San Diego State University and as activist-scholar within the greater community. This collection provides researchers with documentation of some of the activities and the contributions Jones made to the...

Jones (Lucius J.) miscellany

Photograph and a copy of the marriage license of Mary Green Jones, an ex-slave; and a letter written by L. J. Jones, son of Mary Jones, relating to her reminiscences of slave life in Mississippi.

Jones P. Veazie letters : Bangor, Me., 1849, 1851.

Two handwritten letters addressed to Jones P. Veazie in Bangor, Maine, from persons traveling aboard ships in the Pacific containing details of their trips, conditions on ship, and observations of ship traffic and the market for commodities in California. One...

Jones (Paul LeRoy) papers

The collection contains photographs, press releases, clippings, speeches, orders, maps, and a diary relating to Allied military activities in the China-Burma-India Theater in World War II and to General Joseph W. Stilwell.

Jones (Philip Cary) papers

Meeting minutes, correspondence, scripts, theater publicity material, photographs, clippings, manuscripts, notes, sheet music, and equity theater administrative records, bulk 1952-1978, from gay actor, director and stage manager Philip Cary Jones. The bulk of the collection documents Jones' role as chairman...

Jones (Richard Foster) Papers

Collection contains manuscripts dating from his period at Stanford as well as papers from his student days at Cornell (1909-1918) and correspondence written during his service as Dean of Graduate Studies at Washington University (1943-1945). Also included are personal business...

Jones (Robert T.) Papers

The papers of R. T. Jones include research notes and drawings, correspondence, patents, articles, reports, photographs, and other materials....

Jones (Samuel G.) Flag

Combined flag of the Central Powers (Germany, Austria, Hungary, and Turkey) during World War I.

Jones (Seth C.) Biographical Collection

This collection contains correspondence regarding Seth C. Jones and his drawings of cliff dwellings from 1873-1874, typed copies of Jones's obituary, and an annotated manuscript by F. W. Hodge regarding Jones and his drawings, which were acquired by the Southwest...

Jones (Sidney L.) Correspondence Files, White House Central Files, 1969-1971

Sidney L. Jones was a senior staff economist with the CEA. He became Special Assistant to the Chairman and served in the capacity until 1971. Jones’ area of competence included: staff work on a new tax reform bill; proposal to...

Jones Stables Album, ca. 1900

Album. 180 photos of wagons, coaches, and other horse-drawn vehicles. "Fat Jones Stables" printed on cover.

Jones (Sybil Eliza) Papers

The small collection consists of plays that Jones wrote for students in the Drama Department and Speech Arts Department while at San Diego State, musical compositions (presumably also performed at SDSU), and course materials for music theory and drama classes....

Jones, Thomas M. Letter, 1863 January 29.

Holograph letter written at camp near Black River.

Jones (Warren Arnold) collection

Bible autographed by President Herbert Hoover.

Jones (W.E.) Theatre Collection, 1916-1933

Photographs and clippings concerning Los Angeles and San Diego theatres associated with W.E. Jones, theatre manager.

Jones (William Carey) Papers

The William Carey Jones Papers comprise the professional correspondence and research files of William Carey Jones, 1854-1923, administrator, professor, and founder and first director of the School of Jurisprudence at the University of California. The papers include extensive materials relating...

Jones (Willis S.) Papers, Water Resources Collection

His papers contain field notebooks when Willis S. Jones was superintendent of Claremont Domestic Water Company and consulting engineer Vail Company, legal cases on water rights and supply, maps of Southern California, photographs of San Gabriel Valley, rainfall and...

Jongere-Telegrafisten Vereeniging records

Minutes of meetings, bylaws, membership lists, and accounts, relating to the promotion of telegraphy in Belgium.

Jonkherr caricatures

Photographs of caricatures depicting officials of the Comité national de secours et d'alimentation, and of the Comité provincial de secours et d'alimentation du Limbourg, Belgian relief organizations during World War I.

Jonsson Library of Government Documents Records

Surveys, policies, reports, and other departmental records from the Jonsson Library of Government Documents.

Joos (Leopold) memorandum

Relates to activities of the Belgian army during the German offensive of May 1940.

Joppke (Christian) Collection

Prospectus, notes, sound recordings and transcripts of interviews, photocopies of East German secret police reports, and printed articles and clippings, relating to the East German dissident movement, and to Asian and Latin American immigration to Great Britain, Germany and the...

Jordan (David S.) Papers

Correspondence, writings, pamphlets, leaflets, clippings, and photographs, relating to pacifism and the movement for world peace, disarmament, international relations, American neutrality in World War I, American foreign and domestic policy, civil liberties in the United States, problems of minorities in...

Jordan (David Starr) Letters to Florence Puryear

Two letters regarding Jordan genealogy, with two pages of "Ancestral Remarks of David Starr Jordan."

Jordan (David Starr) Papers

The Jordan Papers span 1861-1951, although the bulk of the collection dates between 1891 and 1929. Very few items pre-date Jordan's connection with Stanford University and there is very little material after the severe stroke he suffered in the summer...

Jordan (David Starr). Photograph of Self and Spouse

Black and white photograph Mr. and Mrs. Jordan sitting near a pond. The photograph was originally laid in Jordan's DOAYS OF A MAN (1922; QL31.J6 A3)....

Jordan (Eric Knight) Papers

Correspondence concerning E.K. Jordan's research in conchology. Major portion of correspondence is to Dr. and Mrs. Jordan after their son's untimely death, regarding the publication of Eric Jordan's manuscripts and the funding of a Research Fellowship in geology in his...

Jordan Family Photograph Album

Stanford University images include the Quad, Memorial Church, damage from the 1906 earthquake, Lake Lagunita, sheep grazing on campus, Memorial Arch, athletics (including women's field hockey and basketball), student events and amusements, commencement scenes, David Starr Jordan in his office...

Jordan Photograph Album, 1962-1963.

107 black and white photos (removed from album) taken presumably by an American diplomatic employee in Jordan. Includes two large photos of the embassy staff with some people identified on the backs. Also includes two color postcards of Jordan, a...

Jordan (R. E.) notarized statement

Relates to alleged advance knowledge of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor by American intelligence officers.

Jordan (Raymond B.) collection

Bulletins, photographs, memorabilia, and mimeographed material, relating to United States Army activities in the Pacific Theater during World War II.

Jordan (Rudolf) Vintage Reports for Castle Rock Vineyard

The Rudolf Jordan Vintage Reports for Castle Rock Vineyard provide general remarks on the overall weather conditions, duration of vintage, general yield, condition of grapes, yeast, and sugar in wines as well as a chronological description of the vintage for...

Jordanowski (S.) photograph

Depicts a bust of Prime Minister Ignacy Paderewski of Poland, made by N. Tregor, 1941.

Jorde (Sara) March on Washington Photographs

Sara Jorde photographs of the 1987 March on Washington.

Jordon (David Starr) letters to Charles Fletcher Lummis

Letters primarily concern articles and photographs for illustration that Jordan is sending to Lummis for publication in his magazine LAND OF SUNSHINE. Other subjects include politics, education reform, dangers of scarlet fever, and fish in the Rio Grande River.

Jorge Cerdan correspondence, 1940-1944.

Letters from Adolfo Ruiz Cortines, Manuel Avila Camacho and his brother Maximino, touching upon educational needs and funds for roads in the state, on illiteracy and on effects of World War II on Mexico. Some with notes of Cerdan's replies.

Jorge Cerdan papers, 1944 Sept.-Oct.

Correspondence and memoranda of the governor of Veracruz and related clippings re efforts to obtain aid for victims of a cyclone and floods in the area, Sept. l944.

Jorge Vera Estanol papers, 1912-1914.

Mainly correspondence relating to his political party, El Partido Liberal Evolucionista, to political events in Mexico, and to the assassination of Francisco I. Madero and J. M. Pino Suarez. Include letters from Miguel Salvador Macedo, Francisco I. Madero, Isidro Mendicuti...

Jorgensen (Chris) Collection

Clippings, biographical material, correspondence, 1901-1973. Artwork includes watercolors and sketches by Jorgensen, Virgil Williams, and others, 1885-1915, undated. The works by Jorgensen reflect the places he resided and traveled, include California, Italy and Mexico. 1885-1973, undated

Jorgensen (Christine) Cross Dressing Correspondence Collection

The collection consists of three letters concerning cross dressing and Christine Jorgensen, one of the first people in the United States to speak publicly about having sex reassignment surgery. One letter is from Eddie Emory, another is from Stephen G....

Jorgensen family papers : additions, circa 1924-1925.

Mainly letters of Florence Orr Jorgensen to her mother, 1924-1925, describing her travels in Europe.

Jorgensen family papers, 1923-1954.

Include three European travel diaries, 1924-1925, kept by California artist Virgil W. Jorgensen, with mention of his Italian relatives, members of the Ghirardelli family; 1954 European travel diary of his wife, Florence Orr Jorgensen; and letters to her from her...

Jorgensen family photographs [graphic]

Contains family photographs, including portraits, vacation snapshots, photos of pets, etc., from California (Laurel Brook, Yosemite, Sonoma Co.,) and other U.S. locations. Virgil William Jorgensen (California artist), Florence Orr Jorgensen and James Wallace Orr appear in several photos. Some family...

Jorgensen (Kay-William) Clippings

Kay-William Jorgensen was Danish engineer, explorer of the Arctic, and a member of the Danish expedition on the ship Teddy, which sank and left the crew on an ice floe in 1923. This collection of newspaper clippings from 1925-1933 documents...

Jorgensen memorial collection, 1874-1973.

Correspondence (personal and financial), legal materials, clippings, gift cards, scrapbook, and invitations concerning the life and activities of the Jorgensen family of which Angela Ghirardelli Jorgensen was a member. Also includes litigation materials concerning Norman Littell.

The Jorgensen memorial collection, [graphic].

Pictorial material relating to the life of California artist Chris Jorgensen and to the family of Katherine Littell. Includes family phtographs, travel snapshots, postcards, etc.

Jory (Stafford L.) Collection, 1940-1960

The Stafford Jory Collection contains three flat files of project files and drawings, most of which are private residences in the Bay Area. Project records also include his institutional work around UC Berkeley and his decades-long association with Mountain View...

Jose Amesti papers, 1807-1855.

Miscellaneous documents relating mainly to Jose Amesti, including a copy of his baptismal record; his request for a permit to leave Lima on the Margarita for Panama, 1809; certificate by Cesareo Lataillade, 1847, re Amesti's nationality; Mexican passport, 1848, signed...

Jose Antonio Ezequiel Carrillo papers, 1833.

Papers as alcalde of Los Angeles, relating to marriage permits for Julian Vargas and Salvador Armijo.

Jose Carrillo de Albornoz letters : Porto Longone, Elba, 1715-1716.

Copies of letters (v.1: cartas despachadas a la corte; v.2: cartas escritas a particulares) written while Spanish governor on the island of Elba, containing reports on his activities there, remarks on the garrison at Porto Longone, comments on expenditures, commerce...

Jose de Iturrigaray documents : Mexico : ms.S, 1804-1808.

Documents signed as Viceroy of Mexico: one concerning the ownership of Rancho Bejarano near Horcasitas (1804); and a letter of Juan Francisco Dominguez requesting a copy of laws regulating the sale of liquor on feast days, with draft of Dominquez's...

Jose de Jesus Pico papers, 1845-1846.

Documents as Juez de Paz of San Luis Obispo. Include letter from Jose M. Bonilla; proclamation concerning unregistered cattle brands and irrigation water; and land grant to Victor Linares.

Jose de los Santos Berreyesa papers, 1854-1856.

Include letter from San Francisco lawyer, F.P. Tracy, relating to the confirmation of title to Mallacomes y Plano de Agua Caliente; copy of decree of confirmation for the property; and typed transcript of letter from Berreyesa to the editor of...

Jose Domingo Peralta papers, 1850-1859.

Contents: Letters and promissory note by Jose D. Peralta; letters from Victor Castro, Joaquin I. Castro and others.

Jose Fernandez Montesinos manuscripts, 1955 and undated.

Articles, holograph and typescript, by a professor of Spanish, University of California, Berkeley, relating to Spanish literature, and including information on Luis Coloma, Jorge de Montemayor, Miguel de Unamuno, and Francisco G. de Quevedo.

Jose Figueroa papers, 1833-1835.

Contents: Letters and documents by Figueroa as Governor of Alta California; diary of expedition from Monterey to Fort Ross and vicinity, Aug. 9 - Sept. 12, 1834; and letter from J.B. de Jesus Perez concerning abuses of Indians in Santa...

Jose Francisco Figueroa correspondence : mss., 1834-1841.

Correspondence as an official of Queretaro, Mexico.

Jose Guadalupe Montenegro correspondence, 1841-1877.

Relate to politics in Mexico. Some correspondence of Jesus Camarena also included.

Jose Ines Davila papers, 1914-1919.

Include letter from Davila to President Venustiano Carranza, Dec. ll, l9l4, requesting weapons and ammunition for use in fighting revolutionaries, and official typed transcripts made by the Secretaria de Guerra y Marina of documents relating to politics in Oaxaca, 19l9-19l9,...

Jose Joaquin de Arrillaga correspondence, 1794-1814.

Letters written as Governor of Alta California to Macario Castro, and letter from F.M. Calleja, Viceroy of Mexico, concerning Russian deserters and illicit Russian trading in California. In Spanish.

Jose Maria de Echeandia papers, 1826-1838.

Mainly correspondence and papers as governor of Alta California. Letters from Ignacio Martinez, Tiburcio Vasquez, and others included.

Jose Maria Flores papers, 1845-1857.

Letter to Manuel Castanares, 1845, describes conditions in California pertaining to the revolt of the Californians. Also certificate concerning appointment of Francisco Figueroa.

Jose Maria Tornel Mexican War letter, 1846.

Letter from Mexican Minister of War Jose Maria Tornel, dated July 1846, urging commissioners Andres Castillero and D. Manuel Castanares to defend California from the United States.

Jose Mariano Bonilla papers, 1846-1852, 1865.

Mainly public notices as alcalde and juez de paz of San Luis Obispo. Letter from Walter Colton included.

Jose Raymundo Carrillo papers, 1801-1802.

Papers as military commandant at Monterey. Include regulations concerning army personnel entering pueblos of San Jose and Branciforte, and appointment of Manuel Pacheco, Rafael de Villavicencio, Ramon Borjorques and Antonio Buelna as corporals of the Guard at San Jose.

Jose Romero papers, 1824 (bulk).

Report, 16 January 1824, to Antonio Narbona from Palm Springs, on his activities in Alta California, and on the expedition undertaken with Jose Maria Estudillo to locate a trail to the Colorado River, and on the conditions that forced them...

Jose Tiburcio Vasquez Collection, 1839-1865.

Business papers, correspondence, land grant materials, legal papers, Mission Dolores accounts, receipts, promissory notes, tax assessments.

Jose Vicente de Gastaneta papers, 1811-1813.

Documents relating to Gastaneta's career, including expediente concerning trial to clear him of charges of collaboration with Hidalgo's insurgents, April 8-June, 1811, and army commission, January 6, 1813.

Jose Yrineo Magallanes family papers, 1728-1901.

Papers of Jose Yrineo Magallanes and his sons, Mariano, Francisco and Juan, relating to the sale, inheritance, or transfer of lands and estates mainly in Tlaltenango and Jerez, province of Zacatecas, Mexico.

Joseph Alfred Andrews papers, 1880-1899.

The papers span twenty years and cover aspects of Andrews' professional life (notes, correspondence, committee affairs) and of his social life (correspondence, invitations), but almost totally missing are any personal aspects. The collection does afford some interesting glimpses of the...

Joseph Ambrose Marron 1911 Rolph Campaign Photograph Album, 1911

The bound volume contains 16 silver gelatin prints documenting James Rolph Jr.'s San Francisco mayoral campaign, which began on August 15, 1911. The photographs document events including Rolph's attendance and interaction with the San Francisco Seals baseball team, indoor campaign...

Joseph and Eda M. Federlein papers, 1904-1936.

Consists of legal documents relating to the life and property San Francisco residents Joseph and Eda M. Federlein, including deeds to property in the Reis Tract, and Brooklyn Township [i.e. Oakland], California Other documents include a workmen's compensation claim and...

Joseph Andrew Rowe Papers, 1857-1861.

Correspondence, bills and other papers of Rowe and his associates

Joseph Armstrong Baird collection of architectural negatives [graphic]

Includes a wide survey of Spanish, Portuguese and pre-Conquest era in Mexican architecture, as well as some coverage of major 19th and 20th century work (especially Art Nouveau). The emphasis is on religious architecture (exteriors and interiors), however, examples of...

Joseph Armstrong Baird papers, 1969-1987.

The California Palace of the Legion of Honor: A short history and guide to the collections (1969) -- California Dept. Parks & Recreation - Museum Collections Oil Painting Inventory, by artist (1987).

Joseph Bryant Crockett obituaries, 1884.

Hand-copied obituaries of Judge Joseph Bryant Crockett from the Bar Association of San Francisco and a Louisville, Kentucky newspaper, and articles on his nomination as State Supreme Court Justice from the "San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin" and the "San Francisco...

Joseph Chester Snow papers, 1849-1853.

Diary (Nov. 8, 1849-Jan. 27, 1851?) of voyage from Boston to San Francisco and experiences in the Southern mines; list of passengers and crew of the Euphrasia, Captain Charles Buntin, master; certificate of membership, Sons of Temperance, Sonora, Calif.

Joseph Clarence Tucker papers, 1856.

Includes letter 20 May, l856, written to his brother from Tegucigalpa, Honduras, describing traveling in Nicaragua in the wake of Walker's expedition, and his interest in Honduras, especially in its silver. Also included are portions of the manuscript of his...

Joseph Conrad on alteration of his work : mss., 1910.

Conrad, Joseph (1857-1924) [copy of three paragraphs to W.C. Beaumont, Nov. 17, 1910] (2 l. ; 26 cm.).

Joseph D. Redding family photographs [graphic]

Primarily portraits of Myra and Josephine Redding. Also includes views of "the Atonement of Pan: A Music Drama" performance at Bohemian Grove, and a few other items.

Joseph (E. F.) Photograph Collection

Photographer Emmanuel Francis (E. F.) Joseph (1900-1979) was born on November 8, 1900 in St. Lucia, West Indies. He was the first professional African American photographer in the San Francisco Bay Area operating a commercial and studio photography business in...

Joseph Emory Clark World War II diary, correspondence, and ephemera, 1930-1980.

Diary sketchily covers Oct. 4, 1943 to Oct. 31, 1945, but includes entries of army life in Italy and intense battle, most notably a description of the Battle of the Bulge. Also includes correspondence and ephemera including two copies of...

Joseph F. Williamson papers, 1951-1999.

Collections includes manuscripts of Williamson's writings and speeches, research files, and correspondence relating to his career at Sunset. Also included are editions of the Sunset Western Garden Book.

Joseph Foppiano papers, 1888-1920.

Personal papers; papers relating to the administration of his wife's estate; two mining leases 1918 and 1920, in the Robinson Mining District White Pine County, Nevada; smelting contract, 1919.

Joseph G. Hamilton notebooks, 1936-1941.

Containing Hamilton's notes on medical experiments using radioactive substances produced by University of California cyclotrons.

Joseph Gensoul collection of lantern slides of California, Mexico, Alaska, and Indians of the Southwest [graphic].

Views include scenes of Alaska, steamships, San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, Chinese, Yosemite, Mexico, Indians of the Southwest, mountains, hunting, logging, etc. Among the photographers featured in the collection are Arnold Genthe, Charles Weidner, Oscar Maurer, and A.G....

Joseph Hauck papers relating to Ty Cobb, 1914-1965 (bulk 1939-1961).

Consists of correspondence between Joseph Hauck and Ty Cobb, Cobb's family and business dealings made on Cobb's behalf. Also includes clippings about Cobb and a signed photograph of Cobb to Hauck.

Joseph Hawley letters, 1865, 1896.

Two holograph letters written by Joseph Hawley, dated 1865 and 1896. The former is addressed to Mrs. J. Eaton of West Meriden, Connecticut and concerns the death of her husband and the crimes of Henry Longdon, Hawley's former orderly. The...

Joseph Henry Jackson papers : additions, 1937-1955.

Subject file, works submitted or published, and correspondence.

Joseph Hooker Burke letters to Sir William Jackson Hooker, 1843-1847.

Concerning botanical explorations in Canada, the old Oregon country, Utah, Montana, and Nevada, in 1843-1846; also five letters from Alexander Gordon to Hooker mainly concerning his collecting activities with Sir William Drummond Stewart's excursion to the Rocky Mountains in 1843.

Joseph Isaac shipping receipt book : San Francisco, Calif. 1859-1860.

Bound book containing pages of printed shipping receipt forms for goods received for delivery aboard ships to other persons, ships, and places throughout California. Each page contains an original and duplicate receipt. Both sides were filled in and the original...

Joseph J. Hill typescript for Ewing Young in the fur trade of the far Southwest and other papers, circa 1923.

Typescript drafts of chapters, bibliography and miscellaneous material; published with title: Ewing Young in the fur trade of the far Southwest, 1822-1834. With this: Letters from Margaret Mary McBride and transcripts of various documents relating to Catholic missions in the...

Joseph J. O'Brien papers, 1911.

Relate mainly to efforts to secure San Francisco as the site for the exposition commemorating the completion of the Panama Canal, and the role California played in its development.

Joseph John Hill papers, [ca. 1918-1962]

Include unpublished biography of Joseph R. Walker and unpublished history of American fur trade of the Southwest, with related correspondence, separately published excerpts, transcripts of published and unpublished source materials, etc.; also notes on California mining towns.

Joseph Johnson papers, 1949-1959.

Collection of material relating to early telephone lines in the mining country of California. Include chronological record of early telephone lines in Northern California and Nevada; map showing lines; copies of newspaper articles; and clippings.

Joseph K. Hutchinson diaries, 1905-1914.

1905 volumes contain account of travels in South America, around the Horn, to San Francisco. Remaining diaries describe his life in San Francisco.

Joseph Kirby Corson memoirs, [ca. 1909]

Experiences as an army surgeon at Forts Fred Steele and Bridger, 1869-1873. An appendix contains incomplete reminiscences by Miss Fanny Tomlinson, W.A. Carter family governess, of a trip across the Plains in 1864, with a note by Dr. Edward F....

Joseph Kittredge papers, 1930-1955.

The papers include correspondence and reports.

Joseph L. Field letters : ALS, 1851-1852.

Contains 3 letters from a Calif. gold miner to his sister Augusta Davis in Maine describing life in and around the Calif. gold mines.

Joseph LeConte correspondence, 1858-1900.

Includes personal correspondence and correspondence with colleagues at other institutions.

Joseph LeConte Sierra Club papers, [ca. 1926].

Papers relating to Joseph LeConte's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Joseph Libbey Folsom Collection, 1848-1859.

Business papers, certificates, correspondence, Folsom estate materials, Leidesdorff estate materials, legal papers, Pulgas Rancho materials

Joseph Libby Folsom papers, 1846-1855.

Letters and accounts relating to duties as quartermaster and customs collector in San Francisco and to business affairs. Report of discovery of gold in California. A few papers concerning property in San Francisco. Some data pertaining to the Folsom estate.

Joseph M. Backus papers relating to Gelett Burgess, 1953-1982.

Collection consists of materials accumulated during Backus's research on Burgess for his doctoral dissertation. It includes copies of his letters soliciting information about Burgess; copies of reports on interviews with people in San Francisco, Carmel, Big Sur, etc., who were...

Joseph M. Nougues family papers, 1851-1926.

Contains correspondence, legal documents and clippings, concerning land and construction throughout the state of California. Also includes clippings from election fraud cases in 1894.

Joseph Melville Kennick Collection, 1933-1980

Correspondence, clippings, certificates, personal papers, speech material, photographs

Joseph Moore letter, 1879.

Letter written by Joseph Moore to Mr. Sutro on Risdon Iron and Locomotive Works stationary telling him that Mr. Sharon had agreed to sell two water engines for $50.00 "provided the smallest one is still at the hotel."

Joseph Moore letter, 1879.

Letter written by Joseph Moore to Mr. Sutro on Risdon Iron and Locomotive Works stationary telling him that Mr. Sharon had agreed to sell two water engines for $50.00 "provided the smallest one is still at the hotel."

Joseph Mora Moss Collection, 1849-1915

Business and personal papers of Joseph Mora Moss, including receipt, record, and ledger books, photographs also papers of Joseph Mora Moss III.

Joseph Musto & Sons cashbook : ms., 1899 July-1909 Feb.

Accounts of owners of a steam-powered marble sawmill on Battery St.

Joseph N. Allen diaries : ms.S, 1850-1851 (bulk 1870)

Contents: v. 1 - record, Dec. 26, 1850-Feb. 22, 1851, of voyage to Nicaragua and return to New York on steamer, Prometheus (part of the time in company with Cornelius Vanderbilt). v. 2 - record of trip to California (May-Nov.,...

Joseph N. LeConte photograph collection.

The collection consists primarily of photographs taken in the Sierra Nevada, but also includes LeConte family photographs and photographs taken at various spots in California.

Joseph N. Scott statement : Granada, Nicaragua : DS, 1855 Oct. 23.

As agent of the Accessory Transit Company, protesting William Walker's seizure of a box of gold from the steamer San Carlos. Signed before the American minister to Nicaragua, John H. Wheeler, and confirmed by William Walker; with additional note by...

Joseph P. Wheeler letter, 1854.

Letter written by Joseph P. Wheeler of Sacramento, dated the 28th of an unknown month in 1854, to his brother-in law Samuel Lafayette Brown with a note to his sister Martha (Wheeler) Brown. Wheeler apologizes for not writing sooner, and...

Joseph P. Wheeler letter, 1854.

Letter written by Joseph P. Wheeler of Sacramento, dated the 28th of an unknown month in 1854, to his brother-in law Samuel Lafayette Brown with a note to his sister Martha (Wheeler) Brown. Wheeler apologizes for not writing sooner, and...

Joseph Phelps Vineyards : oral history transcript : classic wines and Rhone varietals / 1996.

Joseph Phelps discusses growing up in Missouri and Colorado; the Hensel Phelps Construction Company; the Joseph Phelps Vineyards; winemaking philosophy, management, techniques and distribution; and other activities.

Joseph Pownall family papers, 1857-1905 (bulk 1876-1895).

Contains correspondence, receipts and biographical information. Correspondence is primarily between Joseph Pownall and his wife Mary C. Pownall with their children Joseph B. Pownall (Benny) and Lucy Pownall Senger (Daisy). Correspondence also includes letters from Leonidas B. Benchley, John Bensley...

Joseph R. Knowland and William F. Knowland correspondence : and other material, circa 1913-1990 (bulk 1913-1960).

Contains several hundred typewritten and handwritten letters on business letterhead stationery from a wide array of organizations and persons located in California and the United States. Many are from newspapers, magazines, and newspapermen. The letterheads themselves form a significant aspect...

Joseph R. Vincent letters : Westerly, R.I., to Benjamin Vincent, Villanovia, Chautauqua County, N.Y. : ALS, 1850-1851.

Contains 2 letters to his brother about his son's departure and experiences mining gold in California, other family member news and life in Westerly, R.I. Also includes genealogical information.

Joseph S. Pike letters : Columbia and Albany Flat, Calif., to his father : ALS, 1854 Sep.-1856 Mar.

Four letters from Joseph S. Pike in Columbia and Albany Flat, Calif. are to his father Joseph F. Pike, apparently in West Chelmsford, Mass. The letters mention health, weather, and lack of fortune. In one Pike mentions that he is...

Joseph S. Thompson papers, [ca. 1920-1970]

Relate mainly to theatrical productions in the Bohemian Grove, and include publications and photographs.

Joseph S. Thompson photograph collection [graphic]

Photos of Bohemian Grove, Bohemian Club banquets, and various Grove plays, taken by Gabriel Moulin, especially the 24th, Wings, by Joseph S. Thompson, produced in 1925. Some photos of Thompson and his staff at Pacific Electric Manufacturing Corporation, of which...

Joseph Simon dictation and biographical materials, 1888-1889.

Emigration to California, 1853; removal to Oregon, 1857; mercantile experiences; law practice; and political career, especially as U.S. Senator from Oregon, Portland city councilman, and State senator.

Joseph Smith collection of papers, 1830-1840s.

Chiefly photocopy of letters and documents in various repositories.

Joseph Stevens papers, 1894-1910.

Contains account and invoice books and receipts for a general store.

Joseph Stewart letterbook : ms., 1846 Aug. 13-1847 Dec. 31.

Copies of letters as Lieutenant, 3d Regiment of Artillery, U.S. Army and assistant commissary of subsistance at Sinaloa, Ceralvo and Monterrey.

Joseph T. Goodman papers, [ca. 1891-1917]

Includes letters from Sam Davis, discussing financial matters and his campaign for Nevada state controller in 1910, from Miriam Michelson, some of which refer to her writing efforts, and from Gustav Eisen; legal and financial papers; fragmentary MSS for some...

Joseph W. Rupley papers.

Concern his interest and activity with the U.S. Bureau of the Budget and the Pacific Coast Board of Intergovernmental Relations.

Joseph Wakeman Mather letterbooks and account books, 1865-1900.

Personal and business correspondence, accounts, and day books. Included are records of the South Eureka Mining Company, of which Mather was president.

Joseph Wakeman Mather papers, 1885-1889.

Include letters from Mr. and Mrs. Francis Marion Smith, relating primarily to the shipment and sales of borax to concerns in the East, and to the marketing of California prunes and bricks; articles of agreement with Israel Lawton, l885-l886, re...

Joseph Warren Matthews diaries, 1869 July 12 - 1900 Oct. 20.

Diaries kept by a farmer in San Benito County, California, presenting a detailed picture of rural life for the period. Comments on weather; farming operations; happenings in the community; economic conditions; social life; trips the family took in their wagon...

Joseph Warren Matthews papers, 1865-1900.

Contains letters, 1865-1897, to Joseph Warren Matthews and his father, John Hamilton Matthews, from members of the Matthews family and others, relaying news and family business. Also includes letters written by Joseph Warren Matthews to family, mainly describing his trip...

Joseph Warren Wood diary [microform], 1849-

Vol. 1-4 out of 6. Volume 1 begins Apr. 9, 1849.

Joseph Webb Winans : memorials, [1887]

Obituary and resolutions passed by the Society of California Pioneers and by the University of California Pioneers and by the University of California College of Dentistry.

Joseph Webb Winans papers, [ca. 1853-1887]

college class notes; drafts and clippings of speeches (some re Chinese immigration and the University of California), poems and editorials by him; and an agreement with David N. Hawley over disputed claim for a portion of Seal Rock Rancho in...

Joseph Willicombe collection of William Randolph Hearst papers, circa 1900-circa 1945.

Contains papers of William Randolph Hearst collected by his personal assistant Joseph Willicombe including editorials on a variety of subjects with annotations made by Hearst, copies of outgoing correspondence, memoranda, schedules and notes on various topics written. The documents in...

Joseph X. Caldwell papers, 1852-1864.

Contains mining claims, a document outlining a partnership at a mining claim, accounting record of music students and clipping of 4th of July Celebration performance.

Josephine Dunne Richmond correspondence : San Francisco, Calif. with Christopher J. Wessel, Gentofte, Denmark, 1965.

Contains genealogical information on the Falkenberg, Murphy, and Dunne families. Includes a copy of the 1875 map of the Murphy-Dunne ranches in San Martin, Morgan Hill, and Gilroy, California.

Josephine Wompner Clifford McCrackin papers.

Includes: two letters, 1913, addressed to Juanita Goldmann; clippings; issues of magazine articles containing articles written by her, etc.

Joshua Abrams Norton papers, [ca. 1848-1880]

Include letters to John McHenry, Ogden Hoffman and Minnie Wakeman (later Mrs. W.B. Curtis); deeds for property in San Francisco signed by John C. Hays, William R. Gorham and James Van Ness; clippings concerning the Wakeman family; Imperial scrip, 1870-1880;...

Joshua H. Corwin Mexican War letters, 1845-1847.

Letters written by Joshua H. Corwin of Mount Hope, NY to his father and brother during the Mexican War. Corwin was a private in Light Company, Second Regiment, U.S. Artillery. The letters relate his voyage out, his experiences at Corpus...

Joshua H. Corwin Mexican War letters, 1845-1847.

Letters written by Joshua H. Corwin of Mount Hope, NY to his father and brother during the Mexican War. Corwin was a private in Light Company, Second Regiment, U.S. Artillery. The letters relate his voyage out, his experiences at Corpus...

Joshua Hendy Iron Works engineering drawings [graphic] : mining operation Dayton, Nevada.

Contains drawings for mining equipment used in the gold rush town of Dayton, Nevada.

Joshua Spriggs letters : [Wis.], to Eddie Leroy Tye, Santa Maria, Calif. : ALS, 1891-1892.

Contains 30 letters written by Joshua Spriggs to his 2-year-old grandson Eddie Leroy Tye about his time in Calif. and Or. The letters describe his account by sea through Panama to San Francisco, the harbor and city of San Francisco...

Joshua Walmsley letters, 1837-1868.

Include letters from Sir William Reynell, 3rd baronet Anson; Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke, and Sir William Milbourne James.

Josiah C. Harlow scrapbook, 1864-1906.

Clippings from Virginia City and other newspapers, 1879-1880, when Harlow was a printer with the Territorial Enterprise, and an Assemblyman from Storey County. Also letters from Wells Drury, 1879, and from W.H. Pratt, 1885.

Josiah Gallup Collection, 1852-1860.

Account books, business papers, correspondence, photographs

Josiah Johnson Collection, 1880-1886.

Correspondence and receipts

Josiah T. McLellan letters : ALS, 1851-1857.

5 letters written by McLellan from California to his family in Maine. Also includes a signed document assigning power of attorney for McLellan to his brother, Hugh D. McLellan. Also includes a letter written to Col. Hugh D. McLellan from...

Joslyn (Allyn)

Versatile character actor Allyn Joslyn's acting career spanned from the 1920's to the1970's. The collection documents Joslyn's professional accomplishments as an actor and entertainer, and includes scripts for motion pictures, television, radio, and stage; press clippings focused on Joslyn's career;...

Joslyn (David L.) Collection

The collection consists of photocopies of typescripts of historical essays by Joslyn which have been bound in three parts: ...

Jost (Arthur) Papers

This record group contains correspondence, 1949-1962; court transcripts and other legal documents, 1952-1955; clippings, 1953-1956; and telegrams, 1955, related to Jost's application for citizenship and the legal appeal process. It also contains papers presented by Jost at various conferences on...

Jotham Newton papers, [ca. 1846-1859].

V.1 contains his account of a whaling voyage from New Bedford, Mass., around the Horn to the Sandwich Islands and return (Aug. 1846-May 1849) autobiographical notes; reflections on his whaling experiences; moral precepts; Illinois diary (May 3, 1852-Mar. 23, 1853)...

Journal : mostly aboard "Tahamaroo," bound for San Francisco and the gold fields : holograph, 1849 January 27-March 1850.

Pt. 1 (boxed leaves) contains the original manuscript journal of a voyage around the Horn to California, with some pencil sketches. Pt.2 (folder) contains partial transcript of journal entries.

Journal and gambling house records for fan-tan games, circa 1880.

Part of a collection of Chinese business records from Nevada County, Calif.

Journal and letters recording journey from California to Maine : ms.S, 1868 Aug. - Sept.

Description of voyage from San Francisco to Panama on steamship, Colorado, crossing the Isthmus and voyage to New York on steamship, Arizona.

A journal kept ... while crossing the plains in 1850 : typescript.

Record of journey from Iowa (Apr. 10-Aug. 5, 1850) with additional note (Feb. 2, 1851) concerning Placerville, Sacramento and the mines.

Journal kept by Charlotte Coffin Gardener while on board ship Sarah Parker

Journal kept by Charlotte Coffin Gardener while on board ship Sarah Parker (SAFR 16452, HDC 168) is dated 1852 to 1855. The author's husband, William Gardner, was captain of the vessel. The ship sailed from Nantucket to the Washington Territory...

Journal, Leg B, Capricorn Expedition, November 28, 1952-December 27, 1952, R/V Spencer F. Baird

The accession consists of a journal kept aboard R/V Baird on Leg B of Capricorn Expedition. Its first annotation is made from Kwajaleni. The journal is kept in two hands and records scientific events, navigational information, weather, and information about...

Journal of a California expedition starting February 1849 : typescript, 1849 Feb. 28 - 1850 Jan. 27.

Account of voyage on the bark Belvedere from New York City via Cape Horn, stopping over in Callao; description of San Francisco; experiences mining gold around Agua Fino; and return to San Francisco.

Journal of a journey across the Plains in 1859 : ms., 1859 May 14-Sept. 30.

Description of overland journey from Iowa to California via the Lander Cutoff, the Humboldt River and the Honey Lake route. Typed transcript included.

Journal of a Trip from Liverpool to San Francisco

This is a handwritten travel diary of a young Englishwoman's first visit to the United States. It dates from April to June of 1895 and begins with her voyage on the "Teutonic" to New York. The journal includes her train...

Journal of a voyage on discovery in the Pacific and Beerings (sic) Straits on board H.M.S. Blossom ... : ms.S, 1825-1828 /

Journal, commencing, Jan., 1825, with commissioning of the Blossom, and ending, July 20, 1828, at Rio de Janeiro, of the voyage under Capt. F.W. Beechey.

Journal of a Whaling Voyage from Stonington [Connecticut] around the World by Way of the Cape of Good Hope on to the Northwest Coast of America ... on board the Ship, Charles Phelps, Gilbert Pendelton, Jr. Commanding ... : ms.S, 1844-1847.

Record of a voyage (June 25, 1844-February 15, 1846) on the Charles Phelps; sojourn at Lahaina; and transfer, August 16, 1846, to the ship, Drome, Captain Steel. The journal ends March 7, 1847, when near home. The Charles Phelps sought...

Journal of an Orrigon [sic] trip and related material : ms., 1846-1847.

Diary, Apr. 27-Sept. 26, 1846, of overland journey from Andrew Co., Missouri, to California. Records births and deaths (including those of his father and sister-in-law) en route and arduous crossing of the Sierra Nevada. Mentions other emigrant parties. Part of...

Journal of Educational Change Records

Records include field studies, graduate and undergraduate programs, student participation, and various University of California, Berkeley offices whose activities contributed to the Journal, published in 3 vols. from Dec. 1969 through May 1972.

Journal of Events of a Voyage made in the Bark Drummuir

The Journal of Events of a Voyage made in the Bark Drummuir (SAFR 14315, HDC 108) is a bound volume which includes photographs and sketches in addition to the handwritten text. The entries date from January to July 1911. Some...

Journal of expedition against the Clallam Indians : typescript, 1828 June-July.

Typescript transcription of journal titled "Notes connected with Clallum Expedition fitted out under the command of Alex. R. McLeod, Esq., Chief Trader at Fort Vancouver on the 17th of June, 1828, by Frank Ermatinger, Clerk." The expedition was to avenge...

Journal of Osmond Summers Stone on Board the Schooner William H. Smith

Journal of Osmond Summers Stone on Board the Schooner William H. Smith (SAFR 17250, HDC 333) consists of a reproduction of the thirty-seven page diary of Stone, a radio engineer, on board the WILLIAM H. SMITH on a voyage to...

A journal of scenes and incidents on a journey from Missouri to California in 1848 : holograph : and typed transcript, 1989, 1848-1989.

Related materials, received by The Bancroft Library in 1965, are shelved as BANC MSS C-F 226.

Journal of the U.S. Russo-American telegraph expedition : ms., 1865-1867.

Copies of correspondence and reports while in command of the Western Union Telegraph Company's expedition for the Russian Extension. Reports chiefly from various members of the expedition.

Journal of voyage of brig Wellingsley from Boston to San Francisco : ms., 1849 Sept. 3-1850 May.

Daily accounts of a voyage from Boston, Mass., to San Francisco, Calif., via Cape Horn, by an unnamed narrator aboard the brig Wellingsley. Written as letters to his wife, Gussy, these entries describe the weather, sailing conditions, various locations, and...

Journal on board the ship Hopewell on her passage from Warren, R.I., to San Francisco ... : ms.S, 1849.

Daily record, Mar. 22-Aug. 11, 1849 (first entry off the coast of Brazil) of voyage as a member of the Providence Mining Company. Earlier accounts, poems, etc., included. Newspaper clippings pasted on some pages.

A journalist from India, at home in the world : oral history transcript / 1983.

Regarding family life and schooling in India, education at the University of California, career as a journalist and science writer, influences and beliefs.

A journalist's perspective : government and politics in California and the Bay Area : oral history transcript / nd related material, 1979-1981.

Concerns Mary Ellen Leary's work as reporter and editor on the San Francisco News, with comments on politics, legislative leaders, governors, lobbyists, etc., changes in San Francisco and issues such as city planning, housing, regional planning, rapid transit, etc.; civic...

Journals, 1838-39, (bulk 1841-1842)

Kept while naturalist and artist on Charles Wilkes' U.S. exploring expedition to the South Seas. Occasional drawings included. Journals 1 and 2 cover voyage from Norfolk, Va. to the South Pacific. Journal, Sept. 22, 1841-Feb. 19, 1842 (filmed out of...

Journals, 1851 Dec. 8-1856 Mar. 3.

Originals held in records of the General Land Office, National Archives (RG 49)

Journals of the Schooner Ellen

The collection contains two journals of the Schooner Ellen, a vessel that was involved in coastal trade between the United States and the Baja California Peninsula, Mexico.

Journals of William Nelson Lovatt : and related material : ms., 1853-1890.

Journal, 1853-1868, gives an account of his service in the British Royal Artillery (1853-62) on tours of duty primarily in India and China, and continues with information on his life in China subsequent to leaving the army, working in British...

Journaux de guerre : mss., 1914-1925.

Diaries kept by a doctor in Switzerland during and after World War I, commenting on the effects of the war on his country, changing economic conditions, and the international political scene. With these: loose clippings removed from the journals.

Journey from Mitchell Co., Iowa to California by land : with transcript and related materials : mss., 1862-1874.

Record of her journey by wagon train, 1862 Apr. 27-Oct 8, to Stockton, Calif. by way of north bank of the Platte River, Fort Laramie, Sweetwater River, Lander Cut-off, Humboldt River, Carson Valley, Ebbetts Pass Road, and Murphy's. Besides a...

Journey from Zero to Infinity works of art

In the fall of 2009, USC's Doheny Memorial Library held an exhibition of twenty framed works of art created by Victor Raphael and Clayton Spada, the artists being inspired by rare works from USC Libraries' Special Collections. When the exhibition...

Jouvenel (Bertrand de) miscellaneous papers

Letter to Gaston Bergery, 1940, relating to the Vichy regime in France; and writings and lectures, 1973-1979, relating to structure and ideology in political science, world economic conditions, and Marxist ideology.

Jovanovic (Dragoljub) papers

Memoirs entitled Politicke Uspomene (1965), relating to political developments in Yugoslavia during World War II; pamphlet entitled ?ta nas Ko?ta Svada sa Hrvatima? (ca. 1932), relating to the nationalities question in Yugoslavia; and an interview of D. Jovanovic by Alex...

Joy (C. Turner) papers

Diaries, notes, clippings, and photographs, relating to the Panmunjom negotiations to end the Korean War.

The joy of flying : Olympic gold, Air Force Colonel, and teacher : oral history transcript / 1993.

African American athlete, air pilot, and educator, Williams discusses his childhood in Oakland and education at UC, Berkeley; the 1936 Olympics in Berlin; his career in the U.S. Air Force; and teaching and coaching in Marin County, Calif.

Joyal (Arnold) Papers

The Arnold Joyal papers measure 1.5 linear foot and date from 1940 to 1996. The papers predominantly cover Joyal's professional life and are arranged into two series: Personal and Professional. ...

J.P. Dunn correspondence, 1883-1890.

Contains business correspondence including issues of embezzlement by politicians, the Drainage Claims Act, railroad taxes, Chinese railroad workers, and requests for references concerning positions and parole.

J.R. Challacombe papers, circa 1947-2001.

Contains materials concerning Challacombe's research on 19th century logging of giant sequoias in California and his subsequent sequoia preservation efforts. Materials include correspondence, publications, articles, etc. Also includes some promotional materials and narration scripts for the documentary film, Conquest of...

J.R. Hanify Redwood Lumber Cargo list

J.R. Hanify Redwood Lumber Cargo list (SAFR 17119, HDC 272) is dated 1912. The collection is available for research use without restriction.

J.R. Robertson papers, [ca. 1930-1969]

Personal and activist materials relating to his work in labor unions and a perjury trial. Includes correspondence, reports, memoes, speeches, publicity, clippings, and FBI/government compiled information.

J.R.K. Kantor papers, circa 1956-2012 (bulk 1983-2010).

Contains J.R.K. Kantor's personal papers, correspondence, graduate student notebooks and bluebooks, miscellany, etc. The bulk of the correspondence is with Robert D. Armstrong, Special Collections Librarian at the University of Nevada-Reno. Also includes one folder of correspondence with former chancellor...

J.S. Hay receipts, 1875-1880.

for water from J.S. Hay to the Idaho Hotel (Regan Bros. proprietors) May 1, 1875, printed by Kane & Cook, 412 Commercial Street, Silver City, Idaho.

Juan A. Salas Mexican War letters, 1847.

Four letters from Salas to Captain Jesus de la Garza written in Spanish, dated July 14, August 17, October 8, and October 20, 1847, containing news and descriptions of the Mexican War.

Juan B. Cantua legal papers : Monterey, Calif.: ALS, TLS,mss., 1906-1908.

Collection of letters between Juan B. Cantua and his attorney Hamilton Gay Howard relate to Cantua's efforts to revive his grandfather Vincente Cantua's claim for reimbursement for property (horses, cattle, guns, and supplies) taken by the United States Army in...

Juan B. Lozano Berasueta papers, 1900-1918.

Letters and documents by Manuel Fernandez Leal, Adolfo Diaz Rugama and others relating to litigation over irrigation rights to water from Tepotzotlan River for his Hacienda de Xuchimanga in Mexico.

Juan Bandini documents microfilmed from the Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo papers.

Includes the following: C-B 1, nos. 175, 244; C-B 3, no. 274; C-B 4, no. 309; C-B 7, no. 341; C-B 9, no. 217; C-B 12, no. 264a; C-B 14, no. 49; C-B 29, nos. 108, 253, 378, 393, 436,...

Juan Bautista Alvarado papers, 1830-1853.

Mainly proclamations relating to procedures for claiming land, and documents issued as Governor of California, with a few letters to and from Alvarado. Mostly in Spanish.

Juan Bautista Nentvig letters, 1764-1767.

Letters from Nentuig to Father Provincial Francisco Zeballos, Salvador de la Gandara, or the Marques de Croix, from Opata, Ures and Guasavas.

Juan Bautista Rogers Cooper papers : additions, 1835-1873.

Includes an account book, certificate of election as alderman, and letters written to Juan Bautista Rogers Cooper dated 1855-1873. Also includes letters to Encarnacion (Vallejo) Cooper 1874-1886 and genealogical information about the Cooper and Vallejo families.

Juan Bautista Rogers Cooper papers, 1830-1854.

Part I: Naturalization papers; letter from Robert J. Elwell concerning the Joaquin Solis Revolt; documents relating to land claim for Bolsa del Potrero y Moro Cojo, Monterey County, and to boundaries of Rancho de Punta de Quintin, Marin County; agreements...

Juan Domingo de Bustamante papers as governor of New Mexico, 1727-1729.

Contains: 1. petition of citizens of Albuquerque regarding land concessions; 2. order from the Marques de Casafuerte, viceroy of Mexico, relating to activities of French in Cuartelejo and Chinali. 3. Auto and Junta de Guerra concerning report of Fray Jose...

Juan Fernandez de Cordoba letters : ms., Mexico, 1703-1706.

Letters to the Count of Sessa and the Count of Cabra, with a copy of the letter to Cordoba from the Viceroy of New Mexico.

Juan Ignacio Flores Mogollon papers as governor, 1713-1715.

Contains: 1. correspondence and documents relating to establishment of peace with Hopi Indians, with minutes of the Junta de Guerra and letters from Fray Francisco Irazzabal, Fray Antonio Uribarri and Fray Miguel Muniz. 2. order to destroy the underground ovens...

Juan Maria de Salvatierra letters : mss., 1693-1703.

Letters by the Jesuit missionary, written from Mexico and Baja California, relating mainly to his missionary efforts and to the founding of the Nuestra Senora de Loreto Concho Mission in Baja California.

Juan Miranda papers relating to his estate, 1850-1851.

Includes petitions from heirs regarding dividing the estate; statement from commissioners Timothy Murphy and James Miller appointed by the probate court regarding the feasibility of selling the property; accounts with signatures of William Carey Jones, James Black, Samuel C. Childs,...

Juan Revilla Gigedo papers : DS, LS, 1792-1793.

Incomplete file relating to evaluation of the estate of the Marques de Ayza, Mexico and Bolanos, 1792; and a letter to the magistrate of Mexico City regarding abuses in the taverns (pulquerias), Mexico, January 18, 1793, both signed by the...

Juan Ruiz de Apodaca papers : Mexico City, 1818-1820.

Official communications as viceroy of Mexico. Include letter to the bishop of Guadalajara concerning pensions for librarians, 1818; letter concerning funds allotted to certain deputies for a voyage to Spain, 1820; printed circular communicating a royal decree on the establishment...

The Juana Alicia Collected Works Digitized Art Collection,1983-2006.

The collection presently consists of one series, Series I Artwork, made up of digitized images of 137 works of art spanning the years from 1983 through 2006.

Juanita Joaquina Miller papers, 1896-1963.

Papers document Juanita Miller's life as a poetess, songwriter, performer, and steward of her father's (Joaquin Miller's) legacy. Includes correspondence; papers regarding her dispute with Harr Wagner Publishing Co. over copyrights to her father's work; programs of her performances in...

Juanita Joaquina Miller photograph collection [graphic].

Collection includes portraits and publicity photographs of Juanita Joaquina Miller, scenes from San Francisco Bay Area theatrical productions, views taken in Oakland, Calif. (including Joaquin Miller Park and Woodminster Amphitheatre), snapshots and commercial photogaphs depicting various dinners and other social...

Juarez (Cayetano) Papers

Documents and maps, 1841-1861, for Rancho Tulucay; military discharges, 1836-1837; some correspondence; family genealogies.

Judah (J. Stillson): Japanese Camp Books collection

The collection consists of correspondence and book lists sent between Judah and Felter at Pacific School of Religion, the seminary libraries participating in loaning the books, and representatives in the camps coordinating the book collections in their respective camps. The...

Judah L. Magnes Museum records, 1962-2006.

Much of this collection pertains to the Museum's founding and history and contains correspondence; minutes and by-laws of the Museum's Board of Trustees; photographs, blueprints, and floor plans; and information about the acquisition of its collections. The largest part of...

Judaic Pamphlets Collection

Collection consists of some 140 miscellaneous pamphlets from the collection of The Reverend Dr. Moses Gaster, Chief Rabbi of the Spanish and Portuguese Jews, Great Britain. Includes Jewish sermons, Order of Service, commentaries, etc. Pamphlets are chiefly from England in...

Judd (James R.) slides

Depicts medical and relief work in France during World War I.

Judd (Ralph W.) Collection on Cross-Dressing in the Performing Arts

Materials collected by Ralph Judd relating to the history of cross-dressing in the performing arts. The collection is focused on popular music and vaudeville from the 1890s through the 1930s, and on film and television: it contains few materials on...

Judd (Walter H.) papers

Correspondence, speeches and writings, reports, memoranda, minutes, statements, press releases, notes, printed matter, and audio-visual material, relating to American domestic politics and foreign policy, anti-communist movements, the Chinese Civil War, American foreign policy toward China, the question of United States...

Judeans records and photographs, 1908-1949.

Collection consists of records, ephemera, and photographs of the Judeans dating from 1908 to 1949. Among the records are member rosters, articles of incorporation, and a few pieces of correspondence. Ephemera consists of a program for The Judeans First Grand...

Judge John J. Murphy papers.

Correspondence, documents, clippings.

Judische Kultusgemeinde in Prag typescript

Relates to demographic characteristics, and social, cultural and other organizations, of the Jewish community in Prague and surrounding areas. Includes charts.

Judith Heumann papers, 1947-2003.

Includes correspondence, commendations, newspaper and magazine clippings, awards, and photographs relating to Judith Heumann's early years.

Judith Kunofsky Sierra Club papers, 1975-1986.

Papers relating to Judith Kunofsky's involvement in the Sierra Club.

Judith Robinson papers, 1980-2011.

Includes materials collected in the course of researching several of her books, including The Hearsts: An American Dynasty and You're in Your Mother's Arms: The LIfe and Legacy of Congressman Phil Burton.

Judson-Fairbanks Papers?

The collection consists of 36 single-item cataloged letters, 23 of which deal with the Judson Family, while the remaining 13 have to do with the Civil War. In addition, there are 5 letters, 5 bills and receipts, and 1 broadside...

Judy Dater portrait photographs of disabled artists at work [graphic].

Portraits of artists with disabilities, taken at various California locations, including the Alan Short Center (Sacramento and Stockton), Institute of Art and Disabilities (Richmond), Napa State Hospital (Imola), Pattons State Hospital (Patton), Exceptional Children's Foundation (Los Angeles) and Creativity Explored...

Judy Yung research files, ca.1980s.

Contains photocopies of newspaper clippings, dating from 1876 to 1950, relating to the history of Chinese Americans in San Francisco's Chinatown, with emphasis on the specific areas of early immigration, slavery, prostitution, crime, and women.

Jugend newspaper issues

Relates to camp life and work.

Jugoslav postwar reconstruction papers mimeograph

Series of reports, relating to the economic reconstruction of Yugoslavia after World War II.

Juilland (Alphonse G.) Papers

This collection is composed of five series: Juilland's research for and draft manuscripts of his massive lexicon of the novels of Louis-Ferdinand Celine, ultimately divided into CELINE'S VERBS and CELINE'S ADJECTIVES; manuscripts of his other writing, particularly his book, ELIZABETH...

Jules Laforgue and the ironic inheritance : typescript, 1949-1951.

Bound typescript (255 p.) of dissertation by Warren Ramsey on the life and works of the French poet, Jules Laforgue, which was the winner of the MLA-Oxford Award. This was returned by the award committee in order to make corrections...

Jules Simoneau letters : Monterey, Calif., to Charles Warren Stoddard : ALS, 1906.

Written late in life, feature reminiscences and discuss mutual friends.

Jules Stein Eye Institute. Annual Reports.

Record Series 11 contains the annual reports of the activities of the Jules Stein Eye Institute from 1961-1985.

Jules Stein Eye Institute. Publications.

Record Series 196 contains publications of UCLA's Jules Stein Eye Institute.

JuleTone Productions, Incorporated, Records of

The document rehearsals, stage directions, musical compositions, participants, and venue preparation for JuleTone performances.  The Collection consists of sheet music with notations, original lyrics, cast lists, news clippings, photographs, audio recordings, production invoices, invitations, correspondence, stage directions, programs, plaques, and...

Julia A. Moore papers : mss., 1877-1882.

Includes holograph letter (1882) from H.J. Carr to Alexander Hill concerning Moore's photograph; and a poem (1877).

Julia Bowman Robinson papers, 1946-1992 (bulk 1970-1985)

This collection contains professional correspondence, most notably with Soviet colleague, IUrii V. Matiiasevich, along with Robinson's articles and research materials concerning Hilbert's 10th problem.

Julia Gorman Porter papers, 1906-1987 (bulk 1928-1987).

Preferred citation: Julia Gorman Porter papers, BANC MSS 88/6 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Julia Gorman Porter photograph collection [graphic].

Photographs show Julia Gorman Porter from childhood to retirement, some with family or friends. Others pictured: Charles B. Porter, John Gorman, Julia's mother, et al. Many vacation and leisure activities (ca. 1909-1920s) are shown, including boating, picnics, other outings in...

Julia Morgan architectural history project interviews : oral history transcript / and related material, 1974-1976.

V. 1: interviews with Walter Steilberg, Robert and Evelyn P. Ratcliff, Norman Jensen, Jack Wagstaff, Edward Hussey and George Hodges re the work of Steilberg and Morgan, with comments also on John G. Howard, University of California, William R. Hearst...

Julian & Son Records

The collection contains a business ledger for the Julian & Son hardware and plumbing business dated January 1888 to December 1898.

Julian de Arriaga correspondence : Manila, Ferrol (Coruna, Spain), and Cadiz, 1758-1770.

Letters and enclosures addressed to Arriaga, Spanish Minister of Marine Affairs and the Indies, concerning the repair of Philippine fortifications and munitions for various parts of the empire.

Julian Hawthorne papers, circa 1878-1939.

Contains correspondence regarding literary publications and business ventures, manuscripts (including short story, Cyriack Skene, published in Temple Bar, 77 (1886:May/Aug.), p. 58), typescripts, a prospectus promoting Hawthorne Silver and Iron Mines, Limited (the venture for which Hawthorne was convicted of...

Julian Hawthorne-Frederick Harkness auto tour of Southern California [graphic]

Collection includes photos of Hawthorne and Harkness meeting people, inspecting agriculture, in a white car in front of the Hotel Del Coronado, stuck in the mud, at various missions, etc.

Julian Michel correspondence and papers, 1969-1977.

Correspondence mainly concerns the development of the University of California's modern poetry collection in the Library at Berkeley. Also included are typescripts by poet Jean Osiris.

Julian P. Graham collection of photographic negatives [graphic].

Photographic negative archive of commercial photographer Julian P. Graham. The archive is rich in images of sporting and social life in the Monterey Peninsula vicinity, from the 1920s until 1942. Views include golf courses and golfers, tennis, polo, country club...

Julie Marie Vinter Hansen papers, ca. 1932-1960

This collection includes correspondence from Vinter Hansen to Tracy and Helen Crawford, photographs, and publications of her work

Julie Partansky papers, 1980-2002.

Reports, memos, agendas, clippings, and correspondence created while Partansky was a Davis City Council member and mayor.

Julius Behrend family papers and photographs, 1884-2006.

The collection contains documents, scrapbooks, photographs, and photo albums relating to the family of Julius Behrend and his wife Carrie Reese Behrend. Documents consist primarily of a small number of vital records and narrative family histories written by Constance Mastores...

Julius Eckman letter, 1855.

Letter from Julius Eckman, Rabbi of San Francisco's Congregation Emanu-El, to Solomon Nunes Carvalho, who served as the official photographer of John C. Fremont's expedition (1853-1854). In the letter, Eckman discusses the situation and level of observance of Jews in...

Julius Palffy-Alpar motion picture collection [motion picture].

Three 16 mm. films titled "Fencing for the Blind"; two 8 mm. films labeled "Armed fights" and "Stage fights, unarmed fights."

Julius Palffy-Alpar papers, 1943-2001.

Contains scrapbook, correspondence, fencing documents, writings, and fencing equipment and other realia. The scrapbook covers his professional career as a fencing instructor for the U.S. Army in Europe, France, Toronto, Canada, San Francisco and as a professor at U.C. Berkeley....

Julius Schiving original travel sketches of scenes in Mexico [graphic].

Drawings depict various scenes in Mexico: men on horseback in the countryside; a man being dragged by a horse; a soldier; a gathering outside of a pulqueria; a group of soldiers, one playing a bugle which causes a horse to...

Jump, Edward. Letters to J.V. Hollinshead : San Francisco, 1865 July.

Letters concern lithographs Hollinshead ordered. Included also: receipt signed by Jump in payment for a sketch, June 22, 1865.

Junck (Anita C.) Materials on Dental Hygiene for Children

Collection made by Ms. Junck, includes a scrapbook and loose forms, advertising, illustrations, pamphlets, handbills, newspaper clippings and official notices from departments of public health and hygiene, from cities and states in the United States and Canada....

Jung (David C.) Papers

Market reports, investment evaluations, management studies, etc. made by Quantum Science Corporation. 16 mm sound film, I.M. CLONE, which describes a day in the life of a business executive in the year 2000.

Jung (John) Collection on Indochinese Refugee Resettlement Program

This collection comprises materials collected by California State University, Long Beach Psychology Professor Emeritus John Jung that document Southeast Asian refugee resettlement efforts during the mid to late 1970s in California and includes minutes, agendas, handbooks, fact sheets, correspondence, newsletters,...

Jung (Theodor). Calligraphy examples

Incoming correspondence, original calligraphy examples, printed ephemera, and photographic reproductions of various calligraphic styles, 4th century to present, with emphasis on contemporary calligraphers, particularly Fritz Knedel, Rudolf Koch, Oscar Ogg, Alfred Riedel, and Raymond DaBoll....

Jung (Tom) papers

The Tom Jung papers span the years circa 1960s-2005 (bulk 1998-2005) and encompass approximately 13 linear feet. The collection primarily documents Jung's work as a storyboard artist. The collection contains material for dozens of films and includes annotated scripts, storyboards,...

Junger (Ernst) typescript

Relates to post-World War II reconstruction.

Jungsozialisten issuances

Press releases, bulletins, position papers, resolutions, and periodicals, relating to the socialist youth movement in West Germany, especially to the 1973 Jungsozialisten national congress.

Junior engineer to president, director of Phelps Dodge, 1937 to 1983 : oral history transcript / 1996.

Warren Fenzi discusses his family history, Santa Barbara boyhood, education at California Institute of Technology; World War II and Korean War demand for copper; working for Phelps Dodge in Arizona, including being their representative to Southern Peru Copper Corp., and...

Junior Farce Texts, University of California, Berkeley

Mainly bound typescripts of texts of the plays. Many have programs pasted in.

Juniors of the Social Service Auxiliary Mardi Gras Programs Collection

The Juniors of the Social Service Auxiliary held an annual Mardi Gras Ball, from the late 1940s to 1983, to benefit Camp Oliver in Descanso, California. This collection consists of programs from the Mardi Gras Ball.

Junipero Land and Water Company Records

The collection contains business ledgers and records for the Junipero Land and Water Company from March 1, 1887 to January 17, 1910.

Junipero Serra letters and documents, 1749-1784.

Photocopies of letters, reports and diary. (Diary in portfolio).

Juno, Schooner, log : and related materials, [ca. 1806]

Includes report of Rezanov to Alexander I, June 17, 1806.

Juras (Francis Michael) papers

Newspaper and magazine clippings, printed matter, writings, photographs, and memorabilia, relating to the career of F. M. Juras and to cultural activities of Lithuanians in the United States. Photocopy.

Jurgens (Dick) / La Veda Libby collection

The Dick Jurgens / La Veda Libby Collection features a variety of material related to bandleader Dick Jurgens and his All-Marine Troupe that toured the Pacific towards the end of World War Two. La Veda Libby was a dancer and...

Jurika (Stephen) papers

Correspondence, reminiscences, personnel records, orders, memoranda, log books, clippings, photographs, and art objects, relating to American naval aviation, naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II, postwar American-Japanese security cooperation, and American national security interests in the Pacific...

Jurmann (Walter) Collection

Collection consists of material related to career of the composer Walter Jurmann. The bulk of the collection was collected by Yvonne Jurmann after the composer's death in 1971 and includes songs from European and American films, other popular songs, newspaper...

Juror's memoranda regarding the Commonwealth Club of California's "Annual literature medal awards to California authors," 1953-1957.

Rating sheets by Wheaton Hale Brewer evaluating works of fiction and non-fiction being considered for annual literary award by the Club.

Just Another Poster Exhibition Collection

explores the critical role posters and other graphic arts have played in the Chicano struggle for self-determination in California. This is one of the many projects that focus on what has been called the Chicano poster movement or explore...

Just Jane; A Cabaret Commemorating the Centenary of Jane Stanford's Death

Collection contains the script of the show, program, advertisements, a CD of the pre-show music, and a DVD of the show as performed on February 28, 2005. Cast members were Kate Adams and Deborah Adams, with Judith Adams as narrator...

Justi (Leopold) Papers

Leopold Justi (1864-1946), a longtime resident of Glen Ellen, California was a farmer, a winemaker, a justice of the peace and an insurance agent. He achieved recognition in each of his endeavors. As a farmer and winemaker, he helped develop...

Justice Court of Oakland, California documents and miscellaneous papers relating to civil and criminal cases, 1857-1890.

Documents and papers relating to civil and criminal court cases tried in the State of California County of Alameda Justice's Court in Oakland. Arranged by year. A list of the cases by year is included.

Justice Court of Santa Barbara docket, 1850-1855.

Dockets of Justices (for Township No. 2) Samuel Barney, A.V. Hinchman, John A. Vidal, C.R.V. Lee, R.G. Glenn and Antonio de la Palma y Mesa.