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Guide to the Kraemer-Milligan Family Collection, 1913-1925
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Family History:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Kraemer-Milligan Family Collection
    Dates: 1913-1925
    Identification: SC/KMF
    Creator: Kraemer-Milligan Family
    Physical Description: 1.97 linear feet
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections
    Abstract: John Thomas Milligan raised white Leghorn chickens on his Oakgrove farm near Stithton, Kentucky. He migrated to the San Fernando Valley in 1922 and started The California White Leghorn Breeding Farm in the Lankershim area of the Valley (now North Hollywood). Mr. Milligan's daughter, Wilhelmina C. Milligan, married Edgar W. Kraemer, whose father, Herman Kraemer was also in the poultry business in the San Fernando Valley. The collection consists primarily of photographs, histories of the Kraemer and Milligan families, and ephemera.

    Family History:

    John Thomas Milligan raised white Leghorn chickens on his Oakgrove farm near Stithton, Kentucky. He migrated to the San Fernando Valley in 1922 and started The California White Leghorn Breeding Farm in the Lankershim area of the Valley (now North Hollywood). Mr Milligan's daughter, Wilhelmina C. Milligan, married Edgar W. Kraemer, whose father, Herman Kraemer was also in the poultry business in the San Fernando Valley.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    J. T. Milligan & Son (Calif.)

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Paper records
    Photographic material

    Personal Name:

    Kraemer, Edgar W.
    Kraemer, Herman
    Kraemer, Katherine
    Kraemer, Wilhelmina Milligan, 1909-
    Milligan, Alice J.
    Milligan, Edwin Samuel
    Milligan, John Thomas

    Topical Term:

    Egg trade -- California -- San Fernando Valley
    Poultry industry -- California -- San Fernando Valley

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], [date], Kraemer-Milligan Family Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

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    Scope and Contents

    The collection documents the poultry farming industry in the San Fernando Valley during the early- and mid-20th century, and consists primarily of photographs, histories of the Kraemer and Milligan families, and ephemera.