Finding Aid for the Victor Beebe Westfall Papers, 1897-1961

Processed by Grace R. Bertalot; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Victor Beebe Westfall Papers, 1897-1961

Collection number: 850

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Grace R. Bertalot, 17 December 1964
Revised by:
Grace R. Bertalot, 19 March 1965
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: Victor Beebe Westfall Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1897-1961
Collection number: 850
Creator: Westfall, Victor Beebe, 1885-1961
Extent: 2 boxes (1.0 linear ft.) 2 oversize boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Victor Beebe Westfall (1885-1961) was the president of Fallbrook Public Utility District. The collection consists of letters, manuscripts, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and related printed material concerning the early history of Fallbrook and San Diego County, California.
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. Tollan Westfall, 1964.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Victor Beebe Westfall Papers (Collection 850). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Westfall was born in 1885 in Washington; came to Fallbrook, San Diego County in 1889; became president of Fallbrook Public Utility District; he died in 1961.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of letters, manuscripts, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia, and related printed material concerning the early history of Fallbrook and San Diego County, California.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Westfall, Victor Beebe, 1885-1961--Archives.
Fallbrook (Calif.)--History--Sources.
San Diego County (Calif.)--History--Sources.


Container List

 

Papers. v.p., 1897-1961

Creator/Collector: Westfall, Victor Beebe, 1885-1961
Physical Description: (2 boxes and 5 vol., oversize (ca. 400 pieces) manuscripts, photographs and printed material)

Scope and Content Note

Letters, manuscripts, photographs, clippings, scrapbooks, memorabilia and related printed material concerning the early history of Fallbrook and San Diego County. Westfall was an early pioneer of Fallbrook who arrived there in 1889 when he was four years old.