Finding aid of the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California Papers C057727

Finding aid prepared by Trisha Holliday
Society of California Pioneers
300 Fourth Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107-1272
(415) 959-1849
pkeats@californiapioneers.org
09/18/2008


Title: Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California Papers
Identifier/Call Number: C057727
Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: B001393
Storage Unit: C057727
Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 document, 1 letter, 1 bound volume)
Date (inclusive): 1875-1886
Abstract: Includes the original articles of the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California. Also includes a hard-cover book which contains the original articles, as well as updated articles and a list of members. The folder also includes a letter from the Associated Pioneers to the Society of California Pioneers.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

There are no restrictions on access.

Preferred Citation note

Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California Papers. The Society of California Pioneers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donor and date of acquisition unknown.

Biographical/Historical note

The Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California was founded in 1875 and was made up of the residents of California who were there prior to its entrance into the Union (September 9th 1850). Its headquarters was located in New York.

Scope and Contents note

Includes the original articles of the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California. Also includes a hard-cover book which contains the original articles, as well as updated articles and a list of members. The folder also includes a letter from the Associated Pioneers to the Society of California Pioneers.
Container List: 1.) Original, hand-written Articles of the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California, including 22 signatures, dates of arrival in California, and current residences, with envelope (probably the first draft). 2.) Hard-cover copy of the Articles of Associatoin (sic) of The Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California. Includes: second copy of the Associated Pioneer’s original seven articles and a list of 67 signatures, dates of arrival in California, and current residences; The Articles of Association of The Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California from its First Annual Meeting in 1876 which includes 22 Articles mapping out the board members and Trustees roles and including 10 signatures; two signatures of those who became members after 1878; seventeen signatures of those who became members after 1886. 3.) Letter from the Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California to the Society of California Pioneers inquiring about the place and date of death of 14 Society of California Pioneers members.

Existence and Location of Originals note

The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Associated Pioneers of the Territorial Days of California.
California--History--1846-1850