Finding Aid for the Charles A. Beebe Papers, 1855-1867

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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Charles A. Beebe Papers, 1855-1867

Collection number: 675

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, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Charles A. Beebe Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1855-1867
Creator: Beebe, Charles A.
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.) 1 portfolio
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

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.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mrs. Roy Aiken, 1957.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Charles A. Beebe Papers (Collection 675). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence and papers of Charles A. Beebe, chiefly as receiver of public moneys for the district of lands subject to sale at Los Angeles. Includes his letter of appointment on January 29, 1863 signed by President Abraham Lincoln and Secretary of the Interior John P. Usher, and letters from Joseph S. Wilson and J.M. Edmunds of the General Land Office, Receiver at San Francisco James W. Shanklin, Samuel V. Niles, Edward F. Beebe and others. Also contains drafts and copies of letters sent by Beebe, accounts bills, receipts, certificates of deposit of money in the U.S. Treasury, and applications for purchase of land, including one from Phineas Banning.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Beebe, Charles A.--Archives.
Land titles--California, Southern.


Container List

 

Correspondence and papers, 1855-1867

Creator/Collector: Beebe, Charles A.
Physical Description: (1 box with 92 pieces in 9 folders and 1 portfolio with 1 piece).

Scope and Content Note

The correspondence and papers of Beebe chiefly as receiver of public moneys for the district of lands subject sales to at Los Angeles. Included are: his appointment, January 29, 1863, signed by President Lincoln and Secretary. of Interior John P. Usher; letters received by Beebee from Joseph S. Wilson and J.M. Edmunds of the General Land Office, James W. Shanklin, Receiver at San Francisco, Samuel V. Niles, Edward F. Beale and others; drafts and copies of letters sent by Beebe; accounts, bills, receipts, certificates of deposit of money in the U.S. Treasury, and applications for purchase of land, including one from Phineas Banning.