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California, Southern -- History -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Cyrus Grandison Baldwin papers

Identifier: H-Mss-0111

This collection contains documents about Cyrus Grandison Baldwin's involvement with water issues in the Pomona Valley and San Bernardino Mountains from 1897-1937.

Dates: 1891-1955

H. H. Holmes collection

Identifier: h19xx.0014

This collection of contains documents about water rights and water supply in California from 1930-1957 and two documents related to water use in New Mexico from 1925-1957.

Dates: 1925-1957

Donald C. Meadows Collection

Identifier: H-Mss-0526

Historical account books of mining companies and businesses (1861-circa 1900), photograph album (circa 1890s-1940s), diary, correspondence, Meadows miscellany (1960s-1980s), Honnold Library Society (1973-1979).

Dates: 1861-1982

Joseph Jeffrey Prendergast papers

Identifier: H-Mss-0696

This collection of papers was assembled by Jeffry Pendergast. The Prendergast papers include documents about water rights and water supply in California from 1944-1962. Subjects include California Division of Water Resources, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, and the Areas/Counties of Origin. The area of origin statutes represent a legislative response in California to an absense of an effective for market pricing water.

Dates: 1944-1962

San Gabriel Mission Matrimonial Investigation Records

Identifier: H1964.2

The first section of papers contains marriage investigation records kept by the San Gabriel Mission from 1788 to 1861. An alphabetical index indicates the folder number of each item. The second section of papers contains letters and documents from early California missionaries from 1773-1856. There is a total of 330 documents.

Dates: 1773-1856

Jerry Livingston Voorhis collection

Identifier: H-Mss-0923
Abstract: Summary Books and papers related to his political campaigns and years in Congress, including his voting record. Research material for his books, files related to his political, economic, and social interests, material about the Voorhis School for Boys, and Voorhis family history. Includes information on co-operatives and personal and business correspondence with prominent figures. Also includes supporting books and periodicals, phonograph records used in radio broadcasts, scrapbooks,...
Dates: 1938

Jerry Voorhis Papers

Identifier: H-Mss-0922

The collection includes books and papers related to Jerry Voorhis' political campaigns and years in Congress; research material for his books and subject files related to his political, economic, and social interests; Voorhis School for Boys materials; and Voorhis family history.

Dates: 1901-1984