Sam Behrendt Collection, ca.1870-1920

Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
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2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Sam Behrendt Collection, ca.1870-1920
Dates: 1870-1920
Collection Number: P-010
Creator/Collector: Behrendt, Sam Pierce, C. C. (Charles C.), 1861-1946
Extent: 7 linear feet (Boxes: letter, 1 ov; ov folders in mc-14)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: Photographs. Sam Behrendt was a Los Angeles collector of historical materials including photographs. Many of these photos were made by Charles C. Pierce. Subjects include Los Angeles and Southern California communities, San Francisco and Northern California, and some subject files. ca. 1870-1920, undated; bulk 1870s-1890s.
Language of Material: English

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Preferred Citation

Sam Behrendt Collection, ca.1870-1920. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs. Sam Behrendt was a Los Angeles collector of historical materials including photographs. Many of these photos were made by Charles C. Pierce. Subjects include Los Angeles and Southern California communities, San Francisco and Northern California, and some subject files. ca. 1870-1920, undated; bulk 1870s-1890s.

Indexing Terms

California, Southern--Pictorial works.
Los Angeles (Calif.)--Pictorial works.
Los Angeles County (Calif.)--Pictorial works.
California, Northern--Pictorial works.
San Francisco (Calif.)--Pictorial works.