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Bolsa Chica Papers

 Collection
Identifier: h1970.3

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

The Bolsa Chica Collection comprises primarily the financial records of the six Bolsa Corporations, Bolsa Pacific, Bolsa Mesa, Bolsa Los Patos, Bolsa Laguna, Bolsa Huntington, and Bolsa Grande. All of the corporations are located in Southern California. There is additional information regarding land-lease agreements, oil and gas leases, and the history of the Bolsa Chica gun club.

Dates

  • 1899-1970

Creator

Language of Materials

Languages represented in the collection: English.

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

Extent

28 boxes

Abstract

The Bolsa Chica Collection comprises primarily the financial records of the six Bolsa Corporations, Bolsa Pacific, Bolsa Mesa, Bolsa Los Patos, Bolsa Laguna, Bolsa Huntington, and Bolsa Grande. All of the corporations are located in Southern California. There is additional information regarding land-lease agreements, oil and gas leases, and the history of the Bolsa Chica gun club.

Organization and Arrangement

This collection has been arranged into the following series:

Series 1: Bolsa Chica Gun Club

Series 2: Bolsa Land Company

Series 3: Bolsa Corporations

Physical Location

Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Bolsa-Mesa Corporation in 1970.

Accruals

No additions to the collection are anticipated.

Processing Information

Arranged and Processed by Special Collections Staff in 1997.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Bolsa Chica Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by Russell Michalak
Date
2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

Contact:
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