Scope and Content
Title: Macomber Family Collection about Race Horse Breeding,
Date (inclusive): 1900-1930
Collection number: 1443
1 oversize box
University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: The Macomber family of race horse breeders and ranchers lived in Los Angeles, Tulare and San Jose, California. The collection
consists of photographs, ephemera, an album, and a catalog relating to the horse breeding and ranching interests of the Macomber
family: A.K. Macomber, John Kingsley Macomber, and Dr. Henry Macomber.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special
Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library 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.
Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lee Perkal, 1979.
[Identification of item], Macomber Family Collection about Race Horse Breeding (Collection 1443). UCLA Library Special Collections,
Charles E. Young Research Library.
UCLA Catalog Record ID
The Macomber family of race horse breeders and ranchers lived in Los Angeles, Tulare and San Jose, California.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of photographs, ephemera, an album, and a catalog relating to the horse breeding and ranching interests
of the Macomber family: A.K. Macomber, John Kingsley Macomber, and Dr. Henry Macomber. Includes photographs of Ausaymas Ranch,
Pacheco Creek, a photograph album of a French chateau with racing stables, photographs of horses and an auction catalog for
the disposal of H.J. Macomber's racing stable.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Race horses--California--Archival resources.