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Finding Aid for the Gregory Yale papers, 1828-1871
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
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  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Gregory Yale papers
    Date (inclusive): 1828-1871
    Collection number: 2044
    Creator: Yale, Gregory, 1816-1871.
    Extent: 6 boxes (3 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Gregory Yale (1816-1871) was the author of Legal titles to mining claims and water rights in California (1867). The collection consists of correspondence, legal files, and accounts relating mainly to Yale's law practice in Jacksonville, Florida and in San Francisco, as well as some personal letters and papers.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department 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.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gregory Yale papers (Collection Number 2044). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography

    Yale was the author of Legal titles to mining claims and water rights in California (1867).
    Yale came to California in 1850 from Jacksonville and established a law practice in San Francisco where for a number of years he was associated with the law firm of Halleck, Peachy & Billings. He was also associated with Frank Turk and other San Francisco lawyers. He later opened his own office and specialized in mining law.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, legal files, and accounts relating mainly to Yale's law practice in Jacksonville, FL and in San Francisco, as well as some personal letters and papers.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Yale, Gregory, 1816-1871 --Archives.
    Lawyers --United States --Archival resources.

    Related Material

    Halleck, Peachy & Billings Correspondence and Papers (Collection 102).   Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
    Halleck, Peachy & Billings Records (Collection 2030).   Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.