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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Anna Bell Picher Collection
    Dates: 1892-1900
    Collection Number: GC 1251
    Creator/Collector: Picher, Annie Belle
    Extent: (Boxes: 2 ov; 1 ov bundle; 2 ov folders)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
    Abstract: Scrapbooks about "California in Harpers Magazine," "California Missions as Architecture" and other loose documents related to California mission culture. Notable are several missal parchments of hymns printed in Latin. See Also: "Printed Materials Filed By Accession Number." Circa 1892-1900, undated
    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

    Anna Bell Picher Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Alternate name spelling and title is Annie Belle Picher, Director, Stone Boundary League. Picher sought for a Congressional memorial in the interest of establishing historic, interstate, boundary stones on the transcontinental, federal highways, reaching the Pacific through Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Texas and California. She also had a project for the marking of "El Camino Real".

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Scrapbooks about "California in Harpers Magazine," "California Missions as Architecture" and other loose documents related to California mission culture. One scrapbook "El Camino Real" dated 1900, shown by the Pasadena Exhibition Assocation, includes photographs of the last families of the San Gabriel Mission. Notable are several missal parchments of hymns printed in Latin. See Also: "Printed Materials Filed By Accession Number." Circa 1892-1900, undated

    Indexing Terms

    California missions