Finding Aid for the Frederic H. Vercoe Papers, 1898-1960

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Frederic H. Vercoe Papers, 1898-1960

Collection number: 725

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Frederic H. Vercoe Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1898-1960
Collection number: 725
Creator: Vercoe, Frederic H.
Extent: 9 boxes (4.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Restrictions on Access

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Frederic H. Vercoe Papers (Collection 725). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233928 

Biography

Frederic Harvey Vercoe was born on October 13, 1876 in Chicago, Illinois; LL.B, Lake Forest University, 1897; LL.M, Chicago Law School, 1898; admitted to the Illinois bar in 1898, and practiced in Chicago until 1913; admitted to the California bar in 1914 and was deputy public defender (1914-21), chief deputy (1921-27), and beginning in 1927, Public Defender of Los Angeles County.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Vercoe, Frederic H.--Archives.
Public defenders--California--Los Angeles County--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Papers, 1898-1960

Creator/Collector: Vercoe, Frederick H.
Physical Description: (9 boxes, 1 oversize (roll), unarranged)

Scope and Content Note

Papers of the first Los Angeles public defender.