Harry Leon Wilson papers, [ca. 1879-1939].


Harry Leon Wilson papers, [ca. 1879-1939].

Includes correspondence; materials re his work for Hubert Howe Bancroft; manuscripts of short stories, articles, novels and plays; notes; scenarios for some of his novels; clippings; photographs; papers relating to property in Mexico and to the settlement of his estate. Also included: correspondence and papers of his children, Leon and Charis, relating mainly to the settlement of their father's estate.

14 boxes, 1 portfolio (oversize)Notebook of Rose O'Neil : 1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 927:4)Scrapbook for Merton of the movies (Box 13, folder 3) : 1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 1247)


SNAC Resource ID: 7170692

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Wilson, Harry Leon, 1867-1939

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American author and humorist. From the description of Harry Leon Wilson papers, [ca. 1879-1939]. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 26869946 ...

Wilson, Charis, 1914-2009

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Charis Wilson was married to the photographer Edward Weston from 1939 to 1946. Following Weston's receipt of a Guggenheim Foundation fellowship, they traveled throughout the United States collaborating on the book entitled California and the West, which was illustrated with Weston's photographs and Wilson's text. Charis Wilson has written and published more than a dozen articles elaborating Weston's ideas on photography and the book Cats of Wildcat Hill, which was about their life together in Ca...

Bancroft, Hubert Howe, 1832-1918

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Ezekial Thatcher was clerk of the Parkville School District, Shasta County, Calif. He emigrated to California from Pennsylvania in 1850 and helped establish the first school district in the Parkville area. He is descended from the Thatchers of Uffington, England, the same family as Denis Thatcher, husband of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. From the description of H.H. Bancroft letter : San Francisco, Calif., to E. Thatcher, Parkville, Shasta County, Calif. : ALS (photocopy)...

Wilson, Leonard U.

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Military secretary and aide-de-camp to Maj. Gen. Joseph Wheeler. From the description of Papers relating to the Santiago campaign, 1898-1907 / Leonard Wilson. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 19732977 ...