Henry Raub Collection

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
(213) 763-3359
seavercenter@nhm.org.
http://www.nhm.org/site/research-collections/seaver-center
2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry Raub Collection
Dates: 1900-1920
Collection Number: P-114
Creator/Collector:
Extent: (Boxes: 2 legal; 3 1/2 photo)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: Photograph prints and negatives primarily of Whittier, California, along with other Southern California views. Most of the photographs are attributed to photographer Allan W. Ramsey. ca. 1900-1920.
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

Henry Raub Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Biography/Administrative History

Allan W. Ramsey (b. ca. 1864) had a studio in Whittier on Greenleaf Avenue around 1905. He later resided in Lone Pine, California.

Scope and Content of Collection

Photograph prints and negatives primarily of Whittier, California, along with other Southern California views. Most of the prints (in Boxes 1 and 1a) correspond to film or glass negatives (in Boxes 2 and 2b). Also lantern slides in Box 2a. Most of the photographs are attributed to photographer Allan W. Ramsey. ca. 1900-1920. See also P-86 Ramsey Collection, ca. 19th century

Indexing Terms

Whittier (Calif.)
California, Southern.
Oil fields--California--Whittier.