Biography clippings : GROUP folder 1883-2003.


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Willkie, Wendell Lewis, 1892-1944 (person)

Wendell Lewis Willkie (born Lewis Wendell Willkie; February 18, 1892 – October 8, 1944) was an American lawyer, corporate executive and the 1940 Republican nominee for President. Willkie appealed to many convention delegates as the Republican field's only interventionist: although the U.S. remained neutral prior to Pearl Harbor, he favored greater U.S. involvement in World War II to support Britain and other Allies. His Democratic opponent, incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt, won the 194...

Jeffers, Robinson, 1887-1962 (person)

Poet. Married Una Call Kuster in 1913. From the description of Papers of Robinson Jeffers, 1924-1941 (bulk 1924-1926). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71130961 Robinson Jeffers (1887-1962) was an American poet and dramatist. Born in Pittsburgh in 1887, he graduated from Occidental College in 1905. He married Una Call Jeffers (1884-1950) in 1913, and they had three children. His inspiration came from his wife, their home that he built in 1919, Tor House, and the rugged Big Sur...

Leigh, Vivien, 1913-1967 (person)

English actress. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Denys [Blakelock], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270871310 Actress Vivien Leigh was born in Darjeeling, India, and returned to England with her parents after World War I. While attending a convent school, her mother took her to see a play, where she determined to become an actress. She had little experience before creating a sensation in the role of Scarlett O'Hara in the movie Gone With t...

Taylor, William Charles (person)

Attorney. From the description of Reminiscences of William Taylor: oral history, 1989- (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122441470 ...

Pico, Maria Antonio. (person)

Pico Family. (family)

Yamashiro, Yoneko Tsubouchi. (person)

Arnold, Robert K. (person)

Bowhay, Brooks. (person)

Temple, Shirley, 1928- (person)

Butler, John E., 1946- (person)

Epithet: of Badminton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001109.0x000111 ...

Graham, Gwenn. (person)

Frank, Robert G., 1952-2019 (person)

Born in 1924, Zürich, Switzerland. Moved to the United States in 1947, to Canada in 1969. From the description of Artist file. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122632898 Photographer and filmmaker; b. 1924. From the description of Robert Frank miscellaneous acquisitions collection, 1967-[ongoing]. (University of Arizona). WorldCat record id: 28410056 ...

Velissaratos, Victor. (person)

Castro, Alec. (person)

Fielding, Wesley C., Dr. (person)

Justema, William, 1905-.... (person)

Stuart, Henry Walgrave. (person)

Larkin, Thomas Oliver, 1802-1858 (person)

Thomas O. Larkin (1802-1858) was a merchant who settled in Monterey, California, who later became U.S. consul (1844-48) and served as a delegate to the California Constitutional Convention in 1849. From the description of Letter from Thomas Oliver Larkin to Job Francis Dye and party, 1845 Aug. 10. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122499643 Thomas O. Larkin, early California pioneer, arrived in California in 1832. Became succe...

Chung, Margaret (person)

Margaret "Mom" Chung was born in Santa Barbara, California in 1890, became the first physician to practice modern medicine in San Francisco's Chinatown, most significantly was an avid supporter of war efforts against Japanese agression in China by "adopting" hundreds of "sons" in the military campaign, corresponding and sending gifts in huge volume. Her diverse range of acquaintences included Madame Chiang Kai-shek, high-ranking military officers, politicians, Hollywood personalities and sociali...

Jimeno, Manuel. (person)

Roach, Frank. (person)

Fontes, Josephine. (person)

Soberanes Family. (family)

Kirk, Johnny. (person)

Artellan, Juana. (person)

Brown, Leland R. (person)

Jacks, Romie C. (person)

Pattullo, John M. (person)

Wolfe, Duesbury. (person)

Burnett, Eva Kottinger. (person)

Handley, June. (person)

Artellan, Margaret. (person)

Swan, John A. 1817-1896. (person)

Tucker, Willie. (person)

Crowther, James Edwin. (person)

Weston, Edward, 1886-1958 (person)

Edward Weston, (American, 1886-1958), was born in Highland Park, Illinois and from an early age was involved with photography. He studied at the Illinois College of Photography in 1908, afterwards moving to Los Angeles to work for a commercial portrait studio and eventually starting his own. Weston exhibited his works in many salons and exhibitions, making his works known in the photographic community. In 1929 Weston moved to Carmel, California, where he would spend the rest of his...

Boston, Helen (person)

Paca, Lillian Grace, 1883- (person)

Artellan, Amelia. (person)

Encinal, Dolores. (person)

Pfeiffer, Michael. (person)

De la Torre Family. (family)

Coker, Jerry (person)

Pacheco, Perfecta. (person)

Artellan, Josepha. (person)

Noriega Family. (family)

Isenbergers, M. J. (person)

Leese, Jacob P. (Jacob Primer), 1809-1892 (person)

Merchant, of Yerba Buena, Calif. (1836-1840) and Monterey, Calif., from 1849, where he also served as city treasurer; from 1840 to 1849 he lived on his land grant in Sonoma County, Calif. From the description of Papers, 1836-1863. (California Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 28419813 Calif. merchant and official. Born in St. Clairsville, Ohio in 1809; came to Calif. in 1833, settling in Los Angeles in 1834. Relocated to Monterey, 1836, and entered into mercantile bus...

Brigham, Claude Ernest, Maj. General. (person)

Castro, Rebecca. (person)

Garcia, Anastacio. (person)

McDougall, Giles. (person)

Rico Family. (family)

Castro, Clothilde Gonzalves. (person)

Hamilton, Anne (person)

Epithet: widow of James, 5th Duke of Hamilton, and wife of Hon. R S Nassau British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001190.0x0003ab Epithet: son of James, 4th Duke of Hamilton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001190.0x0003a9 Epithet: widow of James Hamilton, of Tullimore British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : P...

Berwick, Ella. (person)

Gotshall, Ann. (person)

Ortega Family. (family)

Jacks, Lee L., 1865-1941 (person)

Bandini Family. (family)

Quijano, Manuel m. 1838 (person)

Escobar, Bisitacion Candida. (person)

Burnett, Peter H. (person)

Caplin, Jessie. (person)

Oliver, Joseph D. (person)

Gralbatch, William. (person)

McKee, William J. (William John), 1885- (person)

Carrillo Family. (family)

Braly, Susan Hyde. (person)

Fleming, Herb. (person)

Block, Karl Morgan, Bishop. (person)

Schweniger, Ernie. (person)

Ritchie, Robert W. (person)

Morris, Richard V. (Richard Valentine), 1768-1815 (person)

Albee, William Hamilton. (person)

Hewlett, William. (person)

Stewart, Leroy J., Brig. General. (person)

Foot, Franklin. (person)

Rodríguez, Sebastian Chano 1957- (person)

Edgmon, Simuell. (person)

Castro, Maria Antonia Pico de. (person)

Pattie, Sylvester. (person)

Rouse, Lillian McPherson. (person)

Innocenti Family. (family)

McMenamin, Emmet G., 1884-1974. (person)

Dani, Elizabeth. (person)

Milhaud, Darius, 1892-1974 (person)

Milhaud was born in France, and immigrated to the U.S. in 1940. He was then a professor at Mills College, in Oakland, Calif., from 1940 to 1971. From the description of Darius Milhaud music, programs, and photograph collection, 1954-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70977481 Madeleine Milhaud was Darius's wife; they married in 1925. From the description of Correspondence to Alma Mahler and Franz Werfel, ca. 1921-1943. (University of Pennsylvania Library). Worl...

Stilwell, Joseph W., General. (person)

Dormody, Hugh F., 1923-1966. (person)

Anderson, Beauford T. (person)

Hamil, Tom (person)

Castro, Spirit. (person)

Tancil, Grace. (person)

Morris, Mary Walton. (person)

Estus, Amber. (person)

Coates, Ida M. (person)

Hill, Andrew Putnam. (person)

MacDougal, Daniel Trembly, 1865-1958 (person)

Daniel Trembly MacDougal (1865-1958) was the leading American authority on desert ecology and one of the earliest botanists to research chlorophyll. He was the inventor of the MacDougall dendrograph, used to record changes in the volume of tree trunks. He began his association with the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) in 1899 as Director of the Laboratories. In 1904 he was named as Assistant Director. In 1905 the Plant Desert Laboratory was established and MacDougal became its first director. Wh...

Field, Eugene, 1966- (person)

McKean, Josiah Slutts Adm. (person)

Munras, Esteban. (person)

Goodrich, Levi. (person)

Gregg, Joseph, -1987 (person)

Vallejo family. (person)

Post, Elwyn Donald, Brig. General. (person)

Halberstadt, Milton (person)

Milton Halberstadt (1919-2000) had an illustrious career in fine art and commercial photography that spanned seven decades and left a body of work covering genres from abstract art to commercial photography. Milton Halberstadt, better known as Hal, was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He began his career as a photographer there in 1936. He worked for Creative Photographers (1936-1937), Bachrach's (1938-1939) and Garfield & Newcomb Studio gaining extensive technical expertise. At one point duri...

Richardson, Isabella. (person)

Post, William Brainard. (person)

Innocenti, Manuel. (person)

Pfeiffer, Barbara (person)

Jennings, Dean Southern, 1905-1969 (person)

Dean Jennings (1905-1969) was born in Rochester, New York, on June 30, 1905. He was the son of Reverend Webster Wardell Jennings and Mary Jennings. He attended school in Munich, Germany from 1911-1915, West High School in Rochester, New York, from 1920-1923, and Lowell High School in San Francisco from 1923-1924. Jennings began his journalistic career as a reporter for the San Francisco Journal in 1923. He worked as a sports writer for the San Francisco Examiner and the ...

Baskin, Jack. (person)

Dougherty, Paul I. (person)

Torre, Joaquin de la (person)

Stanton, Virginia. (person)

Artellan, Elvira. (person)

Block, Paula M. (person)

McMillan, Mary Bigelow, 1919- (person)

Morris, Lewis G. (Lewis Gouverneur), 1808-1900 (person)

Epithet: poet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000976.0x000384 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F234 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001347.0x0003e5 Epithet: alias Llywelyn Ddu British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x00039d ...

Sepulveda Family. (family)

Baum, Vicki (person)

Von Tempski, Armine, 1892-1943 (person)

Amesti, Don Jose. (person)

Artellan, Juan. (person)

Rockwell, Elizabeth (person)

Castro, Antonio Arjona (person)

Castro, Jose Tiburcio 1776-1841. (person)

Munras, Maria Antonio. (person)

Ord, James L., Dr. (person)

Machado, Angie. (person)

Sanchez, Jose Maria, 1804-1852. (person)

Artellan, Julia, (person)

Gonzalez Family. (family)

Castro, Antonio Maria. (person)

Ewoldsen, Hans (person)

Sanford, H. L. (person)

Gilbert, Arthur W. (Arthur Witter), 1882-1936 (person)

Pfeiffer Family. (person)

Jacks, David, 1822-1909 (person)

David Jacks, born in Scotland in 1822, came to the United States in 1841. He arrived in San Francisco, California in April 1849 and became a U.S. citizen that December. In 1851 he moved to Monterey, California and began a lifelong career in property acquisition and management. Jacks was involved in the development and growth of Monterey County and was active in the field of education. From the description of David Jacks papers, 1845-1905. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122510418 ...

Godwin, Fred. (person)

Gardner, James (person)

Innocenti, Francisca. (person)

Old Gabriel. (person)

Ord, Mary Joan (person)

Selzer, Eve. (person)

Roper, Denney Warren. (person)

Baker, George, Reverend. (person)

Moosbrugger, Frederick. (person)

Tancil, Walter. (person)

Lyon, Fred A. (person)

Selma Oster (born 1888, Xanten) married Bruno Lachotzki (born 1887, Tempelburg/Czaplinek, name alternately spelled Lachotzky in some documents) in Berlin in 1920. They changed their name to Lyon upon emigration to the United States at the end of the 1930s. From the guide to the Lachotzki Family Collection, 1881-1940, (Leo Baeck Institute Archives) ...

Ritschel, Wilhelm (person)

Ow, George Jr. (person)

Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936 (person)

American journalist. From the description of Letter, 1931 July 5, Carmel, Calif., to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904650 American journalist & editor. From the description of Papers of Lincoln Steffens [manuscript], ca. 1910. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647817346 Discussion of the corruption in the city at the turn of the twentieth century. From the description of Pittsburgh: a city as...

Rock, Florence. (person)

Gilbert, Arthur Hill, 1894-1970 (person)

Keyser, Vernon, Brig. General. (person)

Knight, Charlie Mae Kelley. (person)

LeConte, Joseph N. (Joseph Nisbet), 1870-1950 (person)

Bernhard, Ruth (person)

B. October 14, 1905 in Berlin, Germany; d. Dec. 18, 2006, San Francisco, CA ;Education: Edward Weston was her mentor, became part of Group f/64and joined the Modernist West Coast photographers. From the description of Ruth Bernhard. (International Center of Photography). WorldCat record id: 607345757 ...

Graham, Julian P. (person)

Leidig, Robert Donald (person)

Ashton, D. M., Colonel. (person)

Albee, Ruth Sutton (person)

Escamilla, Mariana. (person)

Castro, David. (person)

Liebes, Dorothy (person)

Weaver and textile designer; New York, N.Y., San Francisco, Ca. Liebes was married to Relman Morin. She also operated Dorothy Liebes Design, Inc., NYC. From the description of Dorothy Liebes papers, 1925-1973 (bulk 1922-1970). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220239501 Dorothy Liebes is a weaver and textile designer in New York, N.Y. and San Francisco, Ca. Liebes was married to Relman Morin. She also operated Dorothy Liebes Des...

Tucker, Tommy (person)

Tucker (1908- ), a dance band leader, played in theaters and ballrooms throughout the United States and appeared on various radio programs during the 1930s and 1940s. Tucker later taught music at Monmouth College. From the description of Recorded music and radio broadcasts, 1974. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 31706219 ...

Cunningham, George Thomas. (person)

Moore, Arthur R. Dr. (person)

McMillan, Daniel C. (person)

Mayo, George Morrow (person)

Avila, Cypriano. (person)

Bartelme, Mary M., Judge (person)

Bishop, Samuel, 1723-1803 (person)

Castro, Jose Maria. (person)

Castro, Francisco Leandro. (person)

Morenhout, M. (person)

Sanchez Family. (family)

Field, Cyrus W. (Cyrus West), 1819-1892 (person)

Cyrus West Field (1819-1892) was a merchant and capitalist who promoted the laying of the first Atlantic cable linking the U.S. with Europe. He formed a company to build cable communications between Newfoundland and Ireland, helped establish elevated trains in New York City, and participated in the development of the Wabash Railroad. Other business ventures included ownership of a New York newspaper, the Mail and Express. From the description of Cyrus W. Field papers, 1831-1905, bulk...

O'Connell, Michael D. (person)

Martin, Frances. (person)

Sherwood Hall. (corporateBody)

Popoff, Loeber Frances M. (person)

Warren, George, 1934- (person)

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Potter, Miraim Clark. (person)

McKinley, James L. (person)

Belote, William M. (person)

Edgmon, David. (person)

Comfort, John Craig. (person)

Scoville, Charles B. (person)

Arguello Family. (family)

Little Milton (person)

Avila, Sam. (person)

Lucido, Frank A. (person)

Rhodes, Augustus Loring. (person)

Owings, Nathaniel Alexander, 1903- (person)

Architect and engineer; died 1984. From the description of Nathaniel Alexander Owings papers, 1911-1983 (bulk 1960-1980). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982653 Biographical Note 1903, Feb. 5 Born, Indianapolis, Ind. 1921 1922 Student, Unive...

Work, Alice Elaine (person)

Estrada Family. (family)

Collins, Leroy Pierce, Brig. General. (person)

Burge, Agnes. (person)

Downie, Harry, -1980 (person)

Berg, Patty, 1918-2006 (person)

Steichen, Edward, 1879-1973 (person)

Edward Steichen (1879-1973) was a photographer from New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Edward Steichen, 1970 June 5 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495596733 Photographer; New York, N.Y. From the description of Edward Steichen interviews, 1970 June 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220190470 Edward Steichen was born in 1879 in Luxembourg and immigrated to the United States in 1882, settling in Michigan wi...

Doe, Jens Anderson, Brig. General. (person)

Artellan, Pedro. (person)

Messon, Marcus. (person)

Leidig Family. (person)

Fowlston, Betty. (person)

Rivera, Toribio. (person)

Silva, William Jose da, 1937- (person)

Byerly, Melville. (person)

Oliver, Myron. (person)

Diaz, William A. (person)

Langer, Charles H. (Charles Heinrichs), 1876-1952 (person)

Blanding, Don, 1894-1957 (person)

Poet and illustrator; b. in Kingfisher, Okla; resided in Honolulu, Hawaii, and Los Angeles, Calif. From the description of Don Blanding photograph collection, 1945-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 213814209 From the description of Don Blanding collection, 1920-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 213814478 From the description of Don Blanding photograph collection, 1903-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 244097580 From the description of Don Blanding ...

Chittenden, Alice Brown, 1859 or 1860-1944 (person)

Painter; San Francisco, Calif. From the description of Alice Brown Chittenden papers, 1860-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82977041 ...

Belote, James H. (person)

Claunch, Warren. (person)

Coons, Alfred D. (person)

Leidig, Elizabeth. (person)

Wurster, William W. (person)

Artellan, Sidney. (person)

Castro, José Francisco. (person)

Chaney, Verne E. (person)

Lieb, Irving. (person)

Spear, Nathaniel, 1896-.... (person)

Berwick Family. (family)

Peralta Family. (family)

Heikes, Victor Conrad (person)

Artellan, Frank. (person)

Lieb, Idela Anita. (person)

Vasquez, David. (person)

Cooper, Juan Bautista Rogers, 1791-1872 (person)

Grover, Samuel. (person)

Caswell, Ruth. (person)

Mason, Edith, 1893-1973 (person)

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Vallejo, Mariano Guadalupe, 1808-1890 (person)

A copy of speech commencing the celebrations of the centennial of San Francisco. From the description of Discurso, 1876, San Francisco. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 743385385 Perhaps compiled for Vallejo's "Recuerdos." Some entries in the handwriting of Henry Cerruti. From the description of Cuadernos para la historia de California, 1821-1846, 1874?. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122502111 Vallejo ...

Leidig, Fred. (person)

Jones, Edmund D. (Edmund David) (person)

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Partington, Laura. (person)

Castro, Susie. (person)

Baldwin, B.G., Captain. (person)

Taylor, Thomas, Judge. (person)

Bechdolt, Frederick R. (Frederick Ritchie), 1874-1950 (person)

Author Frederick R. Bechdolt was born in Pennsylvania, and attended the universities of North Dakota and Washington. He worked on odd jobs in the west for several years, including gold mining in Alaska, driving sled dogs, and helping drill the Cascade tunnel, before becoming a journalist in California. He later wrote fiction and non-fiction with western themes and settings, including novels, stories, fact-based collections of tales, and articles. He settled in Carmel, California, where he was ac...

Pulliam, William Ellis. (person)

Ross, Stephen F., 1955- (person)

Escobar, Nicolasa. (person)

Peters, Rollo (person)

Charles Rollo Peters III (1892-1967) was born in Paris, but moved to California when he was five. He was an actor, scenic designer, director, producer and co-founder of the New York Theatre Guild. He designed the costumes for George Pierce Baker's 1921 The Pilgrim Spirit: a pageant in celebration of the tercentenary of the landing of the Pilgrims at Plymouth, Massachusetts, December 21, 1620. The pageant was performed at the State Reservation near Plymouth Rock, in July and August of 1921. ...

Wilson, Harry Leon, 1867-1939 (person)

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

McIntosh, E. (person)

Jacks, Margaret A., -1962 (person)

Massie, Gracie Wolter. (person)

Williamson, Thomas, active 1807-1810 (person)

Williamson was the manager of the Detroit Free Press in 1885. From the description of Correspondence, 1885. (Clarke Historical Library). WorldCat record id: 40469341 ...

Castro Family. (family)

Rico, Francisco (person)

Ord, Robera Augusta. (person)

Denny, Dene. (person)

Caswell, Hollis Leland (person)

Stenhouse, Virginia. (person)

Tully, Lucretia. (person)

Magnelli, Alberto, 1888-1971 (person)

The Italian abstract painter and collagist was born in Florence, in 1888. He settled in France in 1931, where he died in 1971. At his request, "pittore fiorentino" was inscribed on his tombstone after the name. From the description of Letter to Herta Wescher, 1955 August 11. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 82544824 ...

Bayer, Arthur J. (person)

Holman, Zena P. (person)

Dieudonne, Roger, Rev. (person)

Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 (person)

Illinois governor (1949-1953), Democratic U. S. presidential candidate (1952, 1956), and U. S. ambassador to the United Nations (1961-1965). From the description of Letter, July 13, 1949. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 698776706 Thirty-first governor of Illinois (1949-1953), two time Democratic Presidential candidate (1952, 1956), diplomat and statesman. From the description of Papers, 1880-1965 [1948-1952]. (Abraham Lincoln President...

Packard, Julie E. (person)

Meadows, James Ross (person)

Bolton, Martha. (person)

Toulmin, H. L., Mrs. (person)

Garrott, Hal (person)

Castro, Simeon. (person)

Cleveland, Chester W. (person)

De la Torre, Duarte. (person)

Boston, Joseph. (person)

Ballard, Nancy. (person)

Gomez, Pedro Jose, Captain. (person)

Craige, John E., Dr. (person)

Gleason, James T., 1952- (person)

Gilroy, John Cameron. (person)

Guerra, Angustias. (person)

Bartholomew, Freddie, 1924-1992 (person)

Vallejo, Prudencia. (person)

Ord, Pacificus. (person)

Otis, Mae. (person)

Scolari, Frank. (person)

Hill, W. J. (William James), 1918- (person)

Watrous, Helen. (person)

Hare, May. (person)

Pacheco Family. (family)

Avila Family. (family)

Padilla, Malisia. (person)

Chapman, Joseph A. (person)

Epithet: of the Music Club Gateshead Durh British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000412.0x00028e Epithet: DD, President of Trinity College Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000206.0x000248 ...

Pfister, Adolf (person)

Duarte, Manuel. (person)

Jessuit priest who lived in Mexico during the later half of the seventeenth century. From the description of Historia de Quetzalcohoatl, 1682. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 145435334 ...

Turner, Richard Kelly, Admiral. (person)

Haddad, Louis, 1937- (person)

Godwin, Harrison. (person)

Willinger, A. T., Bishop. (person)

Braly, John Eusebius. (person)

Higley, Harvey Douglas, Brig. General. (person)

Martin, Calvin (person)

Field, Thomas Jefferson. (person)

Popoff, Gleb. (person)

Wiseman, Sue (person)

Williams, E. L. (person)

Stilwell family. (family)

Jacks, Vida G., 1883-1943 (person)

Langer, Hella. (person)

Benedict, Elsie Lincoln (person)

Allen, Donald Cameron. (person)

Jacks Family. (family)

Espinoza family. (family)

Martinez, Refugio Roman (person)

Wolter, Manuel. (person)

Castro, Roche. (person)

De la Torre, Rico. (person)

Wallace, Evelyn M. (person)

Mason, John R., 1946- (person)

Epithet: son of Sir F Mason British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001301.0x00015e ...

Jones, Fredrick H. (person)

O'Neil, John Tettemer (person)

John Tettemer O'Neil was born on July 25, 1913, in Henderson, North Carolina. He received a Bachelor of Science from the University of North Carolina in 1934 and a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard University Graduate School of Business in 1936. O'Neil worked on his doctoral degree at Northwestern from 1940 to 1943 and served in the army during 1944 and 1945. He received a Doctor of Philosophy in finance in 1948, his dissertation, based upon an analysis of the recor...

Merritt, Josiah, Judge. (person)

Salgo, Sandor (person)

Hansen, Armin C. (Armin-Carl), 1886-1957 (person)

Castro, José, 1807-1860 (person)

Bull, Eliza C. (person)

Tempski, Armine V. (person)

Miller, Henry, 1891-1980. (person)

Novelist. From the description of Papers, 1952-1957. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155457225 Henry Miller (1891-1980) was an American author. He was known for his experimental, surrealist novels, such as Tropic of Cancer, which mixed fiction and autobiography. His writing was controversial for its graphic depictions of sexuality, leading to a 1964 obscenity trial in the United States, Grove Press, Inc. v. Gerstein. From the guide to the Henry Miller Letter, unda...

Nunes, Bob. (person)

Castro, Rafael, 1913-1999 (person)

Castro, Amada. (person)

Josselyn, Winsor. (person)

Booth, Claire (person)

Saroyan, William (person)

Parker, Paul, 1905- (person)

UAW-CIO International Representative from Region 1-C. Served as First District Representative in the Michigan House of Representatives. From the description of Paul J. Parker papers, 1939-1970, (bulk 1950-1960). (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321114 ...

Blythe, Samuel G. (Samuel George), 1868-1947 (person)

Walker, Joe (person)

Willet, Elizabeth. (person)

Matthews, William C., Jr. (person)

Munras, Concepcion. (person)

Avila, Vicente Enrique (person)

Doak, Thomas W. (person)

Sepulveda, Jose Andres. (person)

Castro, Carrie A (person)

Artellan, Julio Andros. (person)

Yolba Family. (family)

Kernan, Redmond F., Brig. General. (person)

Castro, Juan Bautista, 1835-1906. (person)

Ortega, Maria Clara de la Asuncion. (person)

Fages, Pedro (person)

Pedro Fages was a Spanish soldier and explorer who served as military governor of California during the late 18th century. From the description of Letters to José Joaquín de Arrillaga, 1783-1785. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 761403531 Fages served as governor and military commander of Alta Calif., 1770-1774. From the description of Suplemento ; noticia del estado que guardan las misiones de Monterey y Califo...

Tensfeld, John (person)

Anderson, Jack Z. (Jack Zuinglius), 1904-1981 (person)

Jack Z. Anderson (1904-1981) served in the United States Congress from 1939 to 1953, and was Dwight D. Eisenhower's administrative assistant from 1956 to 1961. From the description of Anderson, Jack Z. (Jack Zuinglius), 1904-1981 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10609650 ...

Avila, Bautista. (person)

Oliver, Mary Annis. (person)

Rolfe, Onslow (Onslow Sherburne), 1895-1985 (person)

Saloman, Aaron, 1982- (person)

Wall, Isaac B. (person)

Mora, Jo, 1876-1947 (person)

Artist and author; born in Uruguay. From the description of Jo Mora collection, 1904-1906. (Nogales-Santa Cruz County Public Library). WorldCat record id: 32198340 Joseph Mora, sculptor, painter, illustrator, muralist and author was born in Uruguay in 1876. After moving to the United States, he studied art in the East then worked for Boston newpapers as an artist. In 1904 he moved to Keams Canyon, living with the Hopi and Navajo Indians. He learned the languages, and photogr...

van Niel, Cornelis Bernardus. (person)

Miller, Wayne Charles. (person)

Ballard, William H. (William Henry), 1879- (person)

Epithet: formerly Bailiff of Soham manor British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000677.0x00038e ...

Berwick, Edward, 1750-... (person)

Dye, Escholastica Rodriguez. (person)

Soto, Manuel, 1974-.... (person)

Fagan, Paul I. (person)

Ord Family. (family)

Escobar, Pete (person)

McPherson, Fred (person)

Escobar, Vicente, 1757-1854 (person)

Cooper, Astley David Middleton. (person)

Vallejo, Guadalupe, (General. (person)

Kottinger, John W. (person)

Harness, William (person)

Epithet: Reverend British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000132.0x0002f5 Epithet: clergyman and author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000497.0x0002b2 ...

Norris Family. (family)

Harlan, Wilbur. (person)

Escobar, Augustin. (person)

Castro, Macario. (person)

Castro, Jose. (person)

Blakney, Mattye. (person)

Sage, Allen Augustus. (person)

Dani, Gabriel. (person)

Wetten, Monique. (person)

Owens, Leo Edward. (person)

Munras, Catarina Manzanelli. (person)

Roach, Bennie W. (person)

Duarte, Ed. (person)

Norris, Thomas W. (Thomas Wayne) (person)

Sisson, Edward O. (Edward Octavius), 1869-1949 (person)

Castlehun, Dorothea. (person)

Cram, Delbert. (person)

Fisher, Walter K... (person)

Hinckley, William W. (person)

Bickelman, Donna. (person)

HOPPER, JAMES M. (person)

Packard, David, 1912-1996 (person)

Leidig, Clara. (person)

Smith, Les. (person)

Ord, William, 1781-1855 (person)

Newberry, Perry (person)

Castro, Manuel de Jesus, 1821-1891. (person)

Belden, David (person)

Francis, Barbara R., 1945- (person)

Soberanes, Porfirio. (person)

Matthews, Basilia. (person)

Bratt, Bob. (person)

Castro, Bertha. (person)

Monterey Public Library. California History Room. (corporateBody)

Slate, Tom. (person)

Monday Afternoon Study Club(Monterey, Calif.). (corporateBody)

Espinoza, A. N. (person)

Douglas, Grace (person)

Smith, Alana (person)

Kellogg, Charlotte (person)

American author; relief worker in Europe during World Wars I and II; wife of Vernon Lyman Kellogg. From the description of Charlotte Hoffman Kellogg papers, 1916-1948. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868941 ...

Mendonsa, Alvin A. (person)

Barretto, Larry, 1890-1971 (person)

Born in Larchmont, New York, Laurence (Larry) Barretto (1890-1971) was a novelist, magazine editor, and war correspondent. He began his writing career working for a Plainfield, New Jersey newspaper. After that, he wrote advertising copy for the Wall Street Journal . During World War I, Barretto served as an ambulance driver, for which he was awarded the Cruix de Guerre. He was among the first American authors to write on the soldier's experience in World War I, and the m...

Arms, Thomas Seelye, Brig. General. (person)

Schull, Herman Walter, General. (person)

Artellan, John. (person)

Arnold, Archibald Vincent, Maj. General. (person)

Edgmon, Jerry. (person)

Morley, Grace, 1900-1985 (person)

Grace Morley, b. 1900; d. 1985, Museum director of Calif. Director of the San Francisco Museum of Art in 1934-1958, and was involved in the establishment of the National Museum of India in New Delhi. From the description of Oral history interview with Grace Morley, 1982 Feb. 6-Mar. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646395849 Museum director; Calif.; d. 1985. Director of the San Francisco Museum of Art in 1934-1958, and was i...

Roach, William J. (person)

Canfield, Colbert A. (person)

Berwick, Mabel. (person)

Fisher, Anne B. (Anne Benson), 1898-1967 (person)

Anne B. Fisher was born Evelyn Anne Benson on February 1, 1898, in Denver, Colorado. She attended the University of Denver and the University of Colorado Medical School, and trained a a nurse. After graduation in 1918, she worked as a field bacteriologist for the U.S. Bureau of Animal Industry and established a clinical laboratory in Salinas in 1920. During this period she published medical papers. In 1922 she married Walter Kendrick Fisher, the director of the Hopkins Marine Laboratory in Pacif...

Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969 (person)

Admiral, United States Navy; deputy commander-in-chief, Pacific Fleet, 1942-1943; commmander, Central Pacific Forces, 1944-1945. From the description of Raymond Ames Spruance miscellaneous papers, 1937-1970. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754869192 Admiral, U.S. Navy. From the description of Papers, 1926-1968. (Navy Department Library, Naval History & Heritage Command). WorldCat record id: 57417894 Biographical/Historical...

Muir, Marjorie D. (person)

Tully, Edward (person)

Avila, Sam Jr. (person)

Rule, John H. (person)

McMahon, Jeremiah. (person)

Diaz, Evelyn. (person)

Baskin, Elena. (person)

Ord, J. K. (person)

Roberts, R. Ellis (Richard Ellis), 1879-1953 (person)

Richard Ellis Roberts (1879-1953) was a journalist. From the guide to the Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts, 1917-39, n.d., (University of Oxford, Bodleian Library) ...

Escobar, Norato Pancho. (person)

Simpson, Charles Hall, 1936- (person)

Simoneau, Jules, 1821-1908 (person)

Ord, Robert A. (person)

Bullock, Wynn. (person)

Ryan, Thomas W. (person)

Dedini Family. (person)

Castro, Pedro. (person)

Hinshaw, Merton E. (person)

Graves, C. Edward (Charles Edward), 1885- (person)

Faw, Claude. (person)

Tully Family. (family)

Watson, Narcisa. (person)

McCallum, James Dow, 1893-1971 (person)

Field, Stephen J. (Stephen Johnson), 1816-1899 (person)

Field graduated from Williams College (1837), studied law with David Dudley Field, remaining his partner until 1848. He served as associate justice of the U.S. States Supreme Court (1863-1897). From the description of Letters and autographs of Stephen J. Field, 1875, 1895. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 234339000 California lawyer and jurist; U.S. Supreme Court justice, 1863. From the description of Letter : Sacramento, [Calif., to Abraham Linc...

Layden, Elmer (person)

Rukeyser, Muriel, 1913-1980 (person)

Muriel Rukeyser was an American poet, playwright, biographer, and writer of children's literature. From the description of Muriel Rukeyser collection of papers, 1920-1976 bulk (1931-1976). (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122570595 From the guide to the Muriel Rukeyser collection of papers, 1920-1976, 1931-1976, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) American poet. From the ...

Littlejohn, David, 1937-.... (person)

von Saltza, Valerie. (person)

David, George. (person)

Tavernier, Jules (person)

Warshawsky, A. G. (Abel G.), 1883-1962 (person)

Painter; New York, Paris, and Monterey, Calif. Full name Abel George Warshawsky. Also nicknamed "Buck". Warshawsky was born in 1883 in Cleveland. He studied art in New York at the Art Students League and the National Academy of Design. In 1908, he went to Paris to study, and stayed there thirty years. He returned to New York after the death of his first wife in the early 1930s, and eventually settled in Monterey with his second wife, Ruth, where he continued to paint. He...

Shore, Henrietta, 1880-1963 (person)

Layton, Charles (person)

Artellan, Maria. (person)

Ewoldsen, Esther Pfeiffer. (person)

van Loben Sels, James F. (person)

Fish, Sidney, Mrs. (person)

Pico, Pío, 1801-1894 (person)

Pio Pico was the last Mexican governor of Alta California. From the description of Visiting cards. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122642274 Pio Pico was the last Mexican governor of California. From the description of Pacific coast diary for 1885 : containing useful memoranda and tables for reference. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122498954 From the description of Diary, 1874. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122642277 From the description of Dia...

Martin, Anne, 1875-1951 (person)

Political activist and women's suffrage activist, of Reno, Nev. From the description of Anne Henrietta Martin papers, 1890-1951. (Nevada State Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 645644664 Pioneer Nev. suffragist; first woman in Nev. to run for the U.S. Senate (unsuccessfully) in 1918 and 1920. From the description of Anne Martin campaign literature, 1914-1918. (University of Nevada, Reno). WorldCat record id: 43378991 Anne Martin was born at Empire...

Flavin, Martina (person)

Crivello, Nivo V. (person)

Lloyd, Francis Ernest (person)

Partington, John. (person)

Castro, Maria Potenciana Ramirez. (person)

Escobar, Opemia. (person)

Harrington, Betty, 1913- (person)

Ord, Edward Otho Cresap, General. (person)

Ferrante, Pietro J., 1867-1954. (person)

Hossack, Alfred (person)

Lindley, Albert. (person)

Church, Andrew S., 1827-1912 (person)

Church was born in N.Y. City July 26, 1827. A cashier in Boston, he caught "the fever" and left for California on the "Vernon", arriving in S.F. on Oct. 9, 1849. In Nov., he went to Corte Madera for work, the Mission S. Rafael then back to S.F. In 1849, he left S.F. for Benecia with "gastric fever". Church and his uncle sold goods in the Northern mines and he worked on the "Colusa". In 1851 at Stockton mining he joined a friend in "Barstow & Church". In 1853, he opened a grocery in S.F., "Ba...

Heath, Harold, 1868-1951 (person)

Heath was Professor of Zoology at Stanford University and cooperated with Hubert Schenck, Professor of Geology, in studying a small clam of genus Nucula. From the description of Harold Heath papers, 1898-1943. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122511009 Biographical/Historical Sketch Heath was Professor of Zoology at Stanford University and cooperated with Hubert Schenck, Professor of Geology, in studying a small clam of gen...

Duarte, Jovita. (person)

Dailey, Gardner A., 1895-1967 (person)

Biographical Note Gardner A. Dailey 1895-1967 Gardner A. Dailey, born in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1895, moved to California in 1915. He briefly worked in landscape architect Donald McLaren's San Francisco firm and then in 1916 worked in Costa Rica for the Parisimna Banana Company, developing small houses for its banana plantation workers. He also worked for the Costa Rican government, and designed various parks and grounds throughou...

Alvarado Family. (family)

Ward, Helen, 1946- (person)

Owings, Natalie Raymond. (person)

Clark, Al. (person)

Mason, Arthur T., Brig. General. (person)

Griffin, Allen. (person)

Haggard, J. M., "Smokin' Jim" (person)

Nicholson, Aloys E. (person)

Field, Maria, Lady. (person)