Finding Aid to the Rufus Rowe Haines Biographical Collection MS.684
Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library2012 November 8
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
Title: Rufus Rowe Haines Biographical Collection
Identifier/Call Number: MS.684
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract: This file contains a letter from Estelle H. Fennel to the Library regarding research on her father, Rufus Rowe Haines, a typed excerpt on Haines from Historical and Biographical Record of Los Angeles and Vicinity by J. M. Guinn, and a copy of a photograph of Haines.
creator: Fennel, Estelle H.
creator: Guinn, J. M. (James Miller), 1834-1918
This file contains a letter from Estelle H. Fennel to the Library regarding research on her father, Rufus Rowe Haines, a typed excerpt on Haines from Historical and Biographical Record of Los Angeles and Vicinity by J. M. Guinn, and a copy of a photograph of Haines.
Rufus Rowe Haines Biographical Collection, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.684.
Processed by Library staff after 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 8, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Donated by Estelle H. Fennel, between 1924 and 1960.
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Rufus Rowe Haines (1826 - 1908), as an employee of Western Union Telegraph Company, was responsible for estalishing telegraph communication between British Columbia and Southern California.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
Haines, Rufus Rowe
CorrespondenceHistorical and Biographical Record of Los Angeles and Vicinity
Telegraph -- California -- History