Hearst, George, 1820-1891

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Chandler was the first Assistant Secretary of the Interior.

From the description of George Hearst letter to George Chandler, 1889 June. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 215163630

George Hearst was a rancher, mining tycoon, and politician. In 1887 he acquired the San Francisco Examiner as payment for a gambling debt. He later turned over control of the newspaper to his son, William Randolph Hearst.

Phoebe Apperson Hearst was a philanthropist and collector of art and antiquities. She also served as the first female Regent or the University of California (1897-1919) and was a major benefactress of the University and other institutions.

From the description of George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers, 1849-1926. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 215221156

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referencedIn Eastham, Voncille McCord. Materials related to Phoebe Apperson Hearst, 1897-1977. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Hearst, George, 1820-1891. George Hearst letter to George Chandler, 1889 June. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Vilas, William F. (William Freeman), 1840-1908. Letter, March 29, 1888. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Hearst, George, 1820-1891. George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers, 1849-1926. Bancroft Library
creatorOf Shorb, James De Barth. Papers of James De Barth Shorb, 1794-1957 (bulk) 1870-1910. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company. Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company records, 1859-1906. Nevada State Historical Society
referencedIn Haggin, James Ben Ali, 1821-1914. James Ben Ali Haggin papers, 1887-1914. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Mills, Post and White Consolidated Silver Mining Company. Mills, Post and White Consolidated Silver Mining Company records, 1863-1865. Nevada State Historical Society
creatorOf Hearst, George, 1820-1891. Fitch family papers, 1838-1878. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Wells, Fargo & Company. Records of Wells, Fargo & Company, 1839-1911 (bulk 1883-1906). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
referencedIn The, Daily Worker, and, The Daily World, Photographs Collection, Bulk, 1930-1990, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
creatorOf Hearst, George, 1820-1891. George Hearst letters : Dakota Territory to James B. Haggin, San Francisco, Calif., 1877-1890. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. Biography of George Hearst prepared for Chronicles of the Kings, 1887-1890. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Clark, Edward Hardy, 1896-. Reminiscences of the Hearst Family : oral history transcript, 1967. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Motz, E. E. Motz letter to George Hearst : Washington, D.C. : LS, 1888 March 25. UC Berkeley Libraries
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associatedWith Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918. person
associatedWith Beel, Sigmund S. person
associatedWith Chandler, George, b. 1842. person
associatedWith Clark, Edward Hardy, 1864-1945. person
associatedWith Clark, Edward Hardy, 1896- person
associatedWith Communist Party of the United States of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Eastham, Voncille McCord. person
associatedWith George Washington Memorial Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Haggin, James Ben Ali, 1821-1914. person
associatedWith Hearst Egyptian Expedition. corporateBody
associatedWith Hearst family. family
associatedWith Hearst, George Randolph. person
associatedWith Hearst, John Randolph. person
associatedWith Hearst, Phoebe Apperson, 1842-1919 person
associatedWith Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951. person
associatedWith Hearst, William Randolph, 1908-1993. person
associatedWith Hilles, Florence Bayard, 1866-1954. person
associatedWith Homestake Mining Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howard, John Galen, 1864-1931. person
associatedWith Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960. person
associatedWith Lux School of Industrial Training (San Francisco, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Mills, Post and White Consolidated Silver Mining Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Motz, E. person
associatedWith National Congress of Mothers and Parent-Teacher Associations (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Congress of Mothers (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Nuttall, Zelia, 1858-1933. person
associatedWith Online Archive of California. corporateBody
associatedWith Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California. corporateBody
associatedWith Reisner, George Andrew, 1867-1942. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
associatedWith San Luis Mining Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Shorb, James De Barth. person
associatedWith Stevenson, Sara Yorke, 1847-1921. person
associatedWith Uhle, Max, 1856-1944. person
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate corporateBody
associatedWith University of California (1868-1952) corporateBody
associatedWith University of California (1868-1952). Dept. of Anthropology. corporateBody
associatedWith University of California (1868-1952). Regents. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Pennsylvania. Dept. of Archaeology. corporateBody
associatedWith Vilas, William F. (William Freeman), 1840-1908. person
associatedWith Wells, Fargo & Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Wheeler, Benjamin Ide, 1854-1927. person
correspondedWith Yellow Jacket Silver Mining Company. corporateBody
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Black Hills (S.D. and Wyo.)
West (U.S.)
United States
Pleasanton (Calif.)
United States
San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
Mexico
Subject
Overland journeys to the Pacific
Mines and mineral resources--History
Gold mines and mining
Collectors and collecting--History
Charities--History
Kindergarten--History
Mines and Mineral Resources
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Birth 1820-09-03

Death 1891-02-28

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