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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Del Valle Collection, ca.1870s-1900
    Dates: 1870-1900
    Collection Number: P-014
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 2 linear feet (Boxes: letter, flat, 1 ov)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
    Abstract: Photos of the Ygnacio and Reginaldo del Valle families, active in California business and government in the 19th century. Mostly family photos, including views taken at their Rancho Camulos, located in today’s Ventura County, California.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Del Valle Collection, ca.1870s-1900. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Ygnacio, (1808-1880), born in Jalisco, Mexico, was the son of Antonio Seferino del Valle (1788-1841), who came to California in the Spanish army in 1819. Ygnacio engaged in the cattle and wine businesses and held at various local and state offices in California. His son, Reginaldo Francisco (1854-1938), was also active in state politics.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photos of the Ygnacio and Reginaldo del Valle families, active in California business and government in the 19th century. Includes Ysabel Varela del Valle (Reginaldo’s mother); and other family members. Mostly family photos, including views taken at their Rancho Camulos, located in today’s Ventura County, California. See also P-78 for additional photographs. Part of Del Valle Family Papers (Gen. Col. 1002).

    Indexing Terms

    Californios
    Del Valle, Reginaldo F. (Reginaldo Francisco), 1854-1938