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Flat Box 1

Bible, King James Edition (upon which the oath of office was administered to Hon. Edwin Willists, the first Assistant Secretary of Agriculture in the U.S.)

Flat Box 1

Business cards.

Flat Box 1

Diaries

 

1893

 

1894

 

1895

 

1896

 

1897

 

1898

 

1899

 

1900

 

1901

 

1902

 

1903

 

1904

 

1905

Flat Box 1

Memoradum Books

 

1892

 

1892-93

 

1892-95

 

1894

 

1896

Flat Box 1

Who's Who in California, 1928-29edition.

Scope and Content Note

Autographed by editor and personalized with Walter Bordwell's name. Biographical sketch of Bordwell on p.433.
Box 2, Folder 1

Misc. Personnel

 

postcard of L.A courthouse

 

photograph

Box 2, Folder 2

Misc. Postcards

 

July 3, 1891. -H.E.W. to Walter Bordwell (Marshall, Mich.)

 

Aug. 7, 1895. -?to Walter Bordwell (San Bernardino)

 

ND -William Wilson Company (L.A.)

 

May 4, 1916. -?to Mrs. Walter Bordwell (San Diego)

Box 2, Folder 3

Dec. 18, 1897 -(cousin) Charles M. Bordwell to W.B.

 

Dec. 24, 1897 -W.B. to CMB

 

Dec. 30, 1897-July 10, 1902.14 letters to W.B. from CMB.

 

Jan. 18, 1898 -W.B. to Mr. W.H. Penn, chief clerk, Des Moines, IA.

 

April 1, 1905. -Telegraph from L.A. National Bank to Corn Exchange National Bank.

 

Apr. 22, 1912. -Alexander Tison to W.B.

 

Apr. 24, 1912. -Francis Heney, Attorney to W.B.

 

Apr. 30, 1912. -W.B. to Francis Heney

 

Jun. 1, 1912. -W.B. to Alexander Tison

 

July 9, 1912. -Albert Searl to W.B.

Box 2, Folder 4

July 16, 1912. -C. Foster Cable to W.B.

 

July 19, 1912. -W.B. to Albert Searl

 

July 19, 1912. -Fred Taft to W.B.

 

July 19, 1912. -Fred Taft to editor of L.A. Times Tribune

 

July 19, 1912. -W.B. to Foster Cable

 

July 20, 1912. -W.B. to Fred Taft

 

Sept. 15, 1912. -Lucien Shaw, Asst. Justice, to W.B. w/encl

 

Oct. 29, 1912 -George Bordwell (brother) to W.B.

 

Nov. 9, 1912 -W.B. to George Bordwell

 

Nov. 13, 1912 -Alexander Tison to W.B.

 

Jan.10, 1913 -Chas. S. Brown, Mgr. steamship dept., German American Savings Bank to North German Lloyd Steamship Co.

Box 2, Folder 5

Misc. Bills and Receipts (belonging to W.B. unless otherwise noted)

 

Feb. 19, 1887 -Contract with Home Telephone Company

 

Aug. 14, 1893 -bill from Home Telephone & Telegraph Co.

 

June 6, 1912 -Contract of subscription with the Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Co.

 

June 6, 1912 -receipt from Pacific T&T

 

Dec. 24, 1912 -statement from Peter T. Anderson (Tailor)

 

Jan. 1, 1913 -statement from Dr. Edward E. Kaisor (Dental Surgeon)

 

Jan. 3, 1913 -receipt from Redondo Floral Co.

 

Jan. 4, 1913 -statement from Peter T. Anderson

 

Jan. 7, 1913 -statement from California Electric Co.

 

June 1913 -receipt from Couldress Dry Goods Co.

 

Aug. 1, 1913 -special receipt from Home T&T Co.

 

Aug. 2, 1913 -contract for extension telephone from the Pacific T&t Co.

 

Aug. 2, 1913-contract of subscription from the Pacific T&T Co.

 

Sept. 1, 1933-statement from Newberry Electric Corp.

Box 2, Folder 6

Inventory of Home, Jan. 22, 1913-Waldo Fallcon to Mary E. Bordwell

Box 2, Folder 7

Clubs and Organizations (receipts, correspondence, misc.)

 

Municipal Club of L.A. - dues receipt, July 1, 1913

 

California Club (L.A.)- member to W.B., May 22, 1912

 

California Club- member to W.B., Nov. 8, 1912

 

California Club-dinner bill, Apr. 16, 1913

 

California Club-dues bill, June 1, 1913

 

California Club-dues bill, July 1, 1913

 

Gamut Club (L.A.)-receipt of dues, Jan 1, 1913

 

L.A. Tent No.2, Knights of the Macabees- receipts, monthly, June 1891-Nov. 1898, June, 1913, July, 1913

 

K.O.T.M.- Endowment certificate, July 8, 1891

 

K.O.T.M.- receipt book, Dec. 21, 1892-Dec..31, 1907

 

K.O.T.M.- receipt book, Jan 27, 1908-Dec. 31, 1912

 

K.O.T.M.- E.M. Guthrie, record keeper, to W.B., Jan. 6, 1905

Box 2, Folder 8

Misc. Business Dealings

 

Northwestern Masonic Aid Association - receipt of payment; June 20, 1891.

 

Northwestern MAA - certificate of membership; Aug. 4, 1892

 

Northwestern MAA - Notices of assessment; every other month Aug. 1, 1891-Aug 1, 1900

Box 2, Folder 9

Insurance Statements and Correspondence

 

Morengo Village Cemetary Assocation - receipt of payment; May 13, 1911

 

Title Insurance and Trust Company - escrow receipt; Aug. 17, 1911

 

U.S. Fidelity and Guaranty Company - continuation Aug. 17, 1902

 

U.S. Fidelity and Guaranty Company - continuation 1903

 

U.S. Fidelity and Guaranty Company - continuation 1905

 

U.S. Fidelity and Guaranty Co-guaranty bonds; 1901-1902

 

U.S. Fidelity and Guaranty Co-guaranty bonds; 1905-1906

 

Mutual Reserve Life Insurance (Chicago) - Letter to WB, May 10, 1904

 

re MRLI - Louis Vetter, Agent of Employers' Liability Assurance Corp. to WB, Feb 5, 1905

 

MRLI to WB, Oct. 12, 1906

 

MRLI to WB, May 26, 1907

 

MRLI to WB, ND

 

re MRLI - Clark Varnum, att, to WB, Oct. 1, 1907

 

re MRLI - WB to Mr. Clark Varnum, att; Oct. 7, 1907

 

MRLI to WB, ND

 

MRLI to all members; Jan. 8, 1908

 

MRLI Pres. Archibald Haynes to all members; Feb. 31, 1908

 

MRLI Pres. A.H. to all members; ND

Box 2, Folder 10

MRLI monthly receipts and premium notices, Sept. 25, 1900 to Apr. 10, 1908

Box 2, Folder 11

Miscellaneous Business Dealings

 

Sept. 15, 1835 -Land Grant Certificate to Midad (?) Bordwell

 

Jan. 1, 1843 -Mortgage of Midad Bordwell

 

Apr. 5, 1849 -Warranty Deed (Marriage) between Seth Sylvester and Laura Sylvester, Witnessed by M. Bordwell

 

Nov. 27, 1849 -Indenture of Seth and Laura Sylvester

 

Jan. 1, 1860 -Warranty Deed between Marcus and Mary Brown, witnessed by M. Bordwell

 

Sept. 10, 1860 -Warranty Deed between Philip and Maria Mood, witnessed by M. Bordwell

 

Mar. 13, 1890 -Loan and Trust Company of California Mortgage Bond

 

Dec. 29, 1899 -Certificate of Redemption of Real Estate, purchased by City of L.A.

 

Dec. 21, 1901 -Certificate of Redemption of Real Estate, Purchased by City of L.A.

 

Sept. 24, 1903 -Certificate of Epes Randolf of shares of stock in the Pacific Artificial Limb and Physicians Supply Company

 

Feb. 7, 1907 -Memorandum of transfer of property of WB to Dr. M.N. Avery

 

Feb. 29, 1908 -Guarantors and Investment Co-improvement bond

 

July 17, 1908 -Cancellation of C & I bond 1909 - Assessed valuation on Franchise, Real Estate, and other items

 

Mar. 23, 1911-Mar. 23, 1912 -Columbia Investment Company Statement

 

Mar. 23, 1912-Mar. 23, 1913 -Columbia Investment Company Statement

Box 2, Folder 12

Further Personal Finance (receipts IOU's, etc.)

 

July 1, 1882 -IOU from Eliza Bordwell to WB

 

Apr. 16, 1887 -Promisory note from WB to the National City bank of Marshall, Michigan

 

Apr. 16, 1887 -Promisory note from WB and George Ingersoll to NCB of Marshall, Mich.

 

Aug. 31, 1893 -Check from WB to German American Savings bank

 

Jan. 15, 1894.A.P. Moarse to WB

 

June 1, 1895 -Charge receipt of WB to Farmers' Exchange Bank

 

May 31, 1895 -To J.W.F. Diss, county recorder, From WB

 

Jan. 1, 1898 -IOU from Chas. M. Bordwell to WB

 

Mar. 1, 1898 -IOU from Chas. M. Bordwell to WB

 

Jan. 4, 1913 -Remittance to WB from National Bank of D.O. Mills and Co.

 

Apr. 23, 1913 -Postcard from First National Bank, L.A. to WB

 

June 30, 1913 -Statement from German American Savings Bank, L.A. to WB

 

Oct. 1, 1918 -receipt from Guaranty Trust & Savings Bank to WB

 

Income Tax Returns, State of California, City and County of Los Angeles

Box 2, Folder 13

Income Tax Returns, City and State & County receipts 1891-1904

Box 2, Folder 14

City and State & County receipts, 1904-1909

Box 2, Folder 15

City and State & County receipts, 1910-1924

 

re Tax (correspondence)

 

July 8, 1896 -W.B. Clancy, Riverside County Auditor, to Walter Bordwell

 

May 10, 1917 -Chas. Rudell, deputy, Los Angeles County Tax Collector to WB

 

Bank Account Statements

 

Apr. 14, 1910-Apr. 19, 1913

Flat Box 3, Folder 1

Apr. 19, 1913-Apr. 6, 1926

Flat Box 3

Used check-stub books

 

Feb. 26, 1912-Aug. 19, 1913

 

Aug. 20, 1913-July 1, 1914

 

July 2, 1914-July 15, 1915

 

Jan. 13, 1924-May 22, 1925

 

May 22, 1925-Sept. 23, 1926

Flat Box 4

Cancelled Checks

 

Feb. 1904-May 1916

 

Oct. 1923-Sept. 1926

Box 5, Folder 1

Certificates to Practice Law

 

Oct. 11, 1888 -to practice law in Mich.

 

Nov. 25, 1889 -to practice law in the Southern District of California

 

Oct. 13, 1890 -to practice in California

 

Apr. 7, 1902 -to practice in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of the Southern District of Calif.

 

Apr. 10, 1905 -As temporary judge of the Superior court in Los Angeles County

 

Dec. 24, 1906 -as elected judge of the Superior court in Los Angeles County

Box 5, Folder 2

Miscellaneous Legal Correspondence

 

Nov. 4, 1885 -WB to C.W. Hind

 

Dec. 8, 1890 -C.W. Hind to WB

 

Jan. 27, 1891 -George Ingersoll to WB

 

July 2, 4, 1893 -G. Ingersoll to WB

 

Aug. 25, 1893 -(telegram) H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 28, 1893 -(telegram) H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 28, 1893 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 29, 1893 -(telegram) H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 31, 1893 -(telegram) H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 31, 1893 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Sept. 6, 1893 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Sept. 18, 1893 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Jan. 1, 1894 -Snow-Church Co. to John and Weir Co.

 

Sept 20, 1893 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Sept. 20, 1905 -J. J. Petermichel to WB

 

Mar. 21, 1911 -Notice of Sale of real estate at public auction (re John O. Sieh's death)

 

June 13, 1911 -J. Mathews, Chairman, finance Committee, L.A. County Grand Jury to Mr. E.L. Kincaid

 

June 17, 1911 -E.L. Kincaid to L.A. County Grand Jury

 

June 21, 1911 -J.L. Mathews to E.L. Kincaid County Grand Jury

 

Aug. 5, 1911 -E.L. Kincaid to L.A. County Grand Jury

 

Oct. 2, 1914 -receipt of F.A. Patten, att., signed by WB

 

nd -memorandum, Purington case

 

nd -blank memorandum to Barclay, Wilson and Acenter, attorneys at law

Box 5, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Legal (transcripts, memoranda, etc.) nd citations

 

Dept. of Justice Reporters' Transcript - amounts collected in justice courts during 1910.

 

On return of Execution memorandum

 

Memorandum for defendant; Depositors against savings bank

Box 5, Folder 4

Miscellaneous Legal Reports and Booklets

 

Jury instructions, NO. 77, 106' City of L.A. vs. A.S. Koyer; Hon. Walter Bordwell, Judge.

 

Opinion of the Court 1911;The People of the State of California vs. Southern Pacific Railroad Company.

 

Ownership of Tide Land; by Bordwell; 1911reprint.

 

Reports and recommendations, re The Oakland Waterfront; by J.T. Flynn (1909).

Box 5, Folder 5

Jury lists (and excuses from those unable to serve)

 

Oct. 9, 1911-

 

Nov. 29, 1911

 

Oct. 9, 1911 -Jury List

 

Oct. 12, 1911 -Jury List

 

Oct. 13, 1911 -Excuse from Dr. John C. Ferbert, M.D., for G.A. Olshausen

 

Oct. 14, 1911 -Excuse from Dr. L.N. Wheider, M.D. for W.C. Williamson

 

Oct. 27, 1911 -Jury List

 

Oct. 27 -List of Excused

 

Oct. 31 -Excuse from W.A. Cundy, M.D., for Byron Lisk

 

nd -Excuse from R.J. Jewell, M.D., for Ben F. Groves

 

Oct. 30, 1911 -Jury List

 

Oct. 31 -Excuse from William V. Cook, M.D., about Charles Stanley

 

Nov. 1, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 3 -Excuse from Henry Prigge, M.D. for C.A. Knapp

 

Nov. 4 -Excuse from Baynard T. Higgens, D.O., for A.W. Ryan

 

Nov. 4 -People unable to serve

 

Nov. 4, 1911 -minutes of examination of venirement upon presentation of their reasons for exemption from jury service

 

Nov.5 -Excuse from Arthur F. Godin, M.D. for B.F. Sanbor

 

Nov. 5 -Excuse from Thomas Davidson, M.D., for James Greenough

Box 5, Folder 6

Nov. 8, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 8 -Summons of Joseph Hill by Deputy Sheriff of L.A. County, David Miller

 

Nov. 8 -Summons of D.M. Cowen by Deputy Sheriff W.D. Reynolds

 

Nov. 9 -Excuse from O.J. Stafford, M.D., for D.M. Cowen

 

Nov. 9 -Excuse from G.W. Peck, M.D. for D.M. Cowen

 

Nov. 10 -Excuse from M.R. McBurney, M.D., for J.H. Brooks

 

Nov. 13 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 11 -Excuse from Robert Day, M.D., for Chas. Tait

 

Nov 13 -Excuse from A.T. Hembree, M.D., for W.F. Sprinkle

 

Nov. 14 -Excuse from P.G. Gotter, M.D., for J.R. Grant

 

Nov. 14 -Excuse from J.O. Hunt, M.D., for Reuben Shettler

 

Nov. 14 -List of Excused

 

Nov. 15 -Excuse from W.W. Hitchock, M.D., for M.D. Snyder

 

Nov. 15, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 16 -List of Excused

 

Nov. 17, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 16 -Excuse from Dr. E.C. Manning, M.D., for C.M. Wood

 

Nov. 17 -Summons of W.F. Hall by A. Larno, Deputy Sheriff

 

Nov. 17 -Summons of J.H. Clark by P.J. Pirotte, Deputy Sheriff

 

Nov. 17 -Excuse from S. Hunt, M.D., for Joseph Clark

 

Nov. 18 -Excuse from Charles Cowan, M.D., for Thomas Kane

 

Nov. 18 -List of Excused

 

Nov. 19 -Excuse from J.S. Hunt, M.D., for Joseph Clark

 

Nov. 20 -Excuse from John Balsley, M.D., for J.H. Jackson

 

Nov. 18, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 18 -Excuse from F. Dewitt Crawk, M.D., for N.P. Johnson

 

Nov. 18 1911 -Excuse from W.H. Stokes, M.D., for Lewis Landreth

 

Nov. 20 -Excuse from C.W. Bryson, M.D. for F.D. Chipron

 

Nov. 20 -Excuse from Arthur T. Newcomb for G.L. Andrews

 

Nov. 20 -Excuse from W.L. Zuill, M.D. to C.S. Bijington

 

Nov. 22, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 23 -Excuse from J.M. Radebough, M.D., for Frank C. Bolb

 

Nov. 23 -Excuse from T. Hardy Smith, M.D., for G.J. Mitchell

 

Nov. 25 -Excuse from G.D. Jennings, M.D., for J.O. Houser

 

Nov. 27 -Excuse from Chas A. Briggs, M.D., for I.J. Reynolds

 

Nov. 27 -I.J. Reynold's own excuse

 

Nov. 25, 1911 -Jury List

 

Nov. 25, -Summons of F.A. Hilwig by W.D. Reynolds, Deputy Sheriff

 

Nov. 26 -Excuse from E.M. Lazard, M.D., for H.T. Paddock

 

Nov. 27 -Excuse from J. Strothard White for Frank Hulett

 

Nov. 28 -Excuse from Levi D. Johnson, M.D., for Charles Sandorson

 

Nov. 28 -List of Excused

 

Nov. 29, 1911 -Jury List

 

Dec. 1 -List of Excused

 

Specific Cases (in which Walter Bordwell was somehow involved). Includes correspondence between attorneys, public reactions, newspaper clippings, etc.

Box 5, Folder 7

Dickey Case

 

Mar. 24, 1889 -Herbert E. Windsor to WB

 

June 5, 1889 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Aug. 18, 1890 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Sept. 20, 1890 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

June 26, 1891 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Dec. 17, 1891 -H.E. Windsor to WB

 

Mar. 4, 1892 -Theron F. Giddings, Receiver, National City Bank of Marshall, Michigan, to WB

 

Mar. 8, 1892 -H.E. Windsor to WB

Box 5, Folder 8

Divorce Cases (Nov. 7, 1910- July 13, 1911)

 

Feb. 4, 1911 -Francis Moody (Sacramento) to WB

Scope and Content Note

(in re: bills 852 and 853)
 

Feb. 27, 1911 -WB to Hon. Lee C. Gates (L.A.)

Scope and Content Note

(in re: bills 904 and 904)
 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to members to the Legislature of the State of California

 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to members of the State and Assembly (in re: bills 902 and 904)

 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to Dr. E. Scott Blair (in re: Mrs. Louise Bryant

 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to Hon. Clyde Bishop (in re: bills 902 and 904)

 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to Hon. George Freeman (in re: bills 902 and 904)

 

Mar. 20, 1911 -WB to Hon William Kehoe (in re: bills 902 and 904)

 

July 13, 1911 -John Chawner, presiding clerk, and B. Coppack, chairman, of Committee on Marriage and Divorce to WB

 

nd -Anonymous letter to WB concerning divorce

 

Bill A, preliminary draft, and act to amend section 69 of the civil Code and to add two new sections thereto, to be numbered 69A and 69B, relating to the issuance of marriage licenses

 

Assembly Joint Resolution No. 19, proposed by Mr. Hinshaw, Mar. 14, 1911

 

Memorandum on divorce, nd

 

Newspaper clippings

 

Divorce Decree Denied, Sept. 3, 1908,Mrs. Edith G. Haddock vs. James R. Haddock

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Divorce Granted Plaintiff, Sept. 22, 1908,Anna R. Scoffield vs. J.V. Scofield

Box 5, Folder 9

E.G.B. Dunbar - F. Winstanly Note

 

Apr. 6, 1900 -Memorandum of points of propositions made to Mr. Winstanly and Dunbar with reference to $2400 dated Apr. 14, 1896

 

Apr. 14, 1900 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

July 6, 1900 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Oct 6, 1900 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Jan. 7, 1901 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Oct. 5, 1901 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Jan. 6, 1902 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Apr. 22, 1902 -F. Winstanly to WB

 

Jun. 17, 1902 -unreadable, handwritten notes

Scope and Content Note

(by judge?)
 

Jun. 17, 1902 -receipt, paid by F. Winstanly and E.G.B. Dunbar

 

Feb. 16, 1904 -Acknowledgement of signing IOU to Bank of America from Edith Dunbar

 

Jun. 8, 1909 -IOU from Edith Dunbar to Bank of America

Box 5, Folder 10

E.A. Folsom - Thomas D. Satterwhite Note

 

Dec. 8, 1902-Aug. 8, 1903 -collection of notes from J.D. Abell to Thomas D. Satterwhite

 

Nov. 19, 1903 -Thomas D. Satterwhite, att., to Bank of Commerce, San Diego, CA

 

Dec/ 15. 1903 -J.L. Bordwell to WB

 

Jan 15, 1904 -W.J. Kirkpatrick to WB

 

Apr. 1, 1904 -W.J. Kirkpatrick to WB

 

Apr. 30, 1904 -W.J. Kirkpatrick to WB w/encl - Apr. 26, 1904 -E.A. Folson to WJK

 

May 7, 1904 -WJK to WN

 

May 10, 1904 -WB to Bank of Commerce, San Diego

 

May 18, 1904 -E.A. Folson to WJK w/encl- May 14, 1904 -IOU from F.A. Folsom to I.A. Lothian

 

May 19, 1904 -WJK to WB wo/encl

Box 5, Folder 11

Ferdinand Habl vs. The German American Savings Bank

 

nd -Ferdinand Habl complains and alleges

 

nd -Ferdinand Habl complains and alleges

 

Mar. 1, 1895 -Silvester Stohr to German American Savings Bank w/encl written in German

 

Mar. 26, 1896 -F. Diehm to Mr. C. Ganahl

 

Apr. 7, 1896 -M. Avery to William Whist

 

Apr. 9, 1896 -WB to D. Johnson

 

Apr. 21, 1896 -Silvester Stohr giving power of attorney to Ferdinand Diehm, consul, German American Savings Bank

 

Apr. 30, 1896 -F. Diehm to WB

 

May 21, 1896 -F. Diehm to Mr. C. Ganahl

 

June 16, 1896 -J.A. Riley to WB

 

Aug. 13, 1897 -Ferd. Diehm to WB

 

Aug. 19, 1897 -Ferd Diehm to WB

 

Sept. 18, 1897 -Gottlieb Lederer to German American Savings Bank

 

Dec. 9, 1897 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Dec. 17, 1897 -F. Diehm to WB

 

1898 -(Inc'd) - Silvester Stohr giving power of attorney to Ferdinand Diehm

 

Jan. 22, 1898 -J.A. Riley, Att, to A.M. Avery, Cashier, German American Savings Bank

 

Feb. 1, 1898 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Mar. 28, 1898 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Apr. 15, 1898 -F. Diehm to WB

 

May 19, 1898 -Assignment by heirs in Austria to Silvester Stohr

 

June 26, 1898 -F. Diehm to WB

 

July 16, 1898 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Aug. 10, 1898 -J.A. Riley to WB

 

Nov. 22, 1898 -Contest of action by Silvester Stohr against Ferdinand Habl

 

Jan. 19, 1899 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Jun. 15, 1899 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Nov. 17, 1899 -F. Diehm to WB

 

Apr. 12, 1901 -J.F. Riley to WB

 

May 18, 1901 -J.F. Riley to WB

 

May 22, 1901 -Affidavit: Ferdinand Habl vs. German American Savings Bank

 

May 27, 1901 -J.F. Riley to WB

Box 5, Folder 12

July 8, 1901 -Agreement between Union Trust and Realty Company and The German American Savings Bank

 

Mar. 13, 1906 -WB to Hon. Ferd. Diehm

 

May 20, 1906 -F. Diehm to WB

 

nd -J.U. Dr. Oscar Winternitz, Advocate, Karlsbad to (?) (written in German)

 

nd -J.U. Dr. Oscar Winternitz to (?) (in German)

 

nd -J.U. Dr. Oscar Winternitz to (?) (in German)

 

nd,no name, (in German)

Box 5, Folder 13

Haywood Transcripts

 

July 31, 1911 -John D. Works to WB

 

Aug. 5, 1911 -WB to Governor Hawley of Idaho

 

Aug. 7, 1911 -Gov. J.H. Hawley to WB

 

Aug. 14, 1911 -WB to Gov. Hawley

 

Aug. 23, 1911 -Gov. Hawley to WB

 

Oct. 5, 1911 -Hawley, Puckett, and Hawley, Attorneys (Idaho) to Hon. John D. Work, w/encl of Receipt, Oct. 4, 1911

 

Oct. 10, 1911 -John Works, Chairman, U.S. Senate Committee on Expenditures in the War Department to WB

 

Oct. 11, 1911 -WB to John D. Works

 

Oct. 17, 1911 -John Works to WB

 

July 20, 1912 -Sen. John Works to WB

 

July 25, 1912 -WB to John Works

 

July 25, 1912 -WB to James Hawley

 

July 29, 1912 -James Hawley to WB

 

Dec. 14, 1912 -WB to Gov. Hawley

 

Jan. 8, 1914 -John D. Works to WB

 

Jan. 9, 1914 -W.E. Borah to WB

 

Jaun. 13, 1914 -WB to Gov. Hawley

 

Jan. 17, 1914 -WB to Sen. Wm. E. Borah

 

Jan. 17, 1914 -WB to Sen. John D. Works

 

Jan. 21, 1914 -WB to Gov. Hawley

 

Jan. 22, 1914 -John Works to WB

 

Feb. 2, 1914 -James Hawley to WB

 

Feb. 5, 1914 -WB to Sen. John D. Works

Box 5, Folder 14

McDonald Tract, Los Angeles County

 

Sept. 20, 1887 -property of Maria Jesus Dominguez transferred to E.N. McDonald through the Abstract & Title Insurance Company

 

Feb. 11, 1892 -Mortgage by Edward k. Blade to E.N. McDonald

Box 5, Folder 15

Feb. 16, 1892 -Mortgage by Edward N. Buck to E.N. McDonald, mortgagee

 

Sept. 29, 1893 -Report made at request of the German American Savings Bank

 

Apr. 11, 1894 -Continuation report made at request of German American Savings Bank

 

Nov. 16, 1894 -Limited certificate made at the request of W.S. McDonald for E.A. McDonald for the Title Insurance and Trust Company certifying that title of property is now vested in William H. Boggs

 

Nov. 16, 1894 -Limited certificate made at request of W.S. McDonald for W.M. Sheldon

 

Nov. 16, 1894 -Limited certificate made at request of E.A. McDonald for California Loan and and Trust Company

Box 6, Folder 16

Newell Nightingale Case

 

June 23, 1898 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr., Att.

 

Nov. 16, 1899 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Dec. 9, 1899 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr.

 

Jan. 9, 1900 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Jan. 26, 1901 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

-Oct. 3, 1902 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Oct 13, 1902 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr.

 

Oct. 20, 1902 -George Ingersoll to WB w/encl

 

Oct. 24, 1902 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr.

 

Oct. 28, 1902 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr.

 

Oct. 31, 1902 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Nov. 4, 1902 -Edward Kurtz, Clerk, U.S. Courts, Eastern District, Wisc., to WB

 

Dec. 22, 1902 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Jan. 24, 1903 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

Feb. 4, 1903 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

May 9, 1904 -WB to Williams, Griswold, and Chadbourne, Atts. at law

 

May 16, 1904 -Williams, Griswold, and Chadbourne to WB

 

July 17, 1905 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB; w/encl July 15, 1905 -Williams, Griswold, and Chadbourne to WB

 

June 6, 1906 -WB to George Ingersoll

 

June 8, 1906 -WB to George Ingersoll

 

June 23, 1906 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

 

June 27, 1906 -WB to George Ingersoll, Jr.

 

Sept. 12, 1906 -George Ingersoll, Jr., to WB

Box 6, Folder 17

F.E. Palmer - Amanda Chubb interaction

 

Sept. 26, 1895 -promise of payment to Amanda Chubb from W.A. Snidiken

 

Mar. 23, 1898 -Indenture between Amanda W. Chubb and Terese F. Spencer

 

Mar. 23, 1898 -Memoradum by Amanda Chubb transferring piano to daughter Nettie Bordull

 

Mar. 23, 1898 -Indenture between Amanda Chubb and F.E. Palmer, trustee

 

Mar. 23, 1898 -Amanda Chubb to M.N. Avery giving him deed to hold in escrow during her life

 

July 23, 1904 -F.E. Palmer to WB

 

Nov. 10, 1904 -F.E. Palmer to WB

Box 5, Folder 18

Tijera Creek Water Company vs. Louis Sentuos and the Union Trust and Realty Company

 

July 15, 1902 -Tijera Creek Water Co's amendments to original complaint

 

Oct. 17, 1902 -Notice of plaintiff

 

Nov. 21, 1902 -Cochran, Williams & Phillips, atts. at law, to WB

 

Nov. 25, 1902 -Cochran, Williams & Phillips, atts. at law, to WB

Box 6, Folder 1

Helena Granger vs. Henry Robinson

 

Apr. 25, 1892 -Witness of bonds pledged from Henry W. Robinson and John C. Dixon to Helena M. Granger

 

Jun. 26, 1893 -Riverside County, CA assessment list

 

Dec. 21, 1893 -Certificate of Search of Property of Henry W. Robinson

 

Dec. 29, 1893 -Memorandum of agreement between Helen M. Granger and John Dixon

 

Jan. 1894 -Deed of Trust made between Henry W. Robinson and Eliza A. Robinson

 

Jan. 7, 1894 -Groendyke and Moore, investment brokers, to WB

Box 6, Folder 2

Jan. 12, 1894 -Memorandum of Agreement between H.M. Granger and H.W. Robinson

 

Jan. 12, 1894 -Mortgage by Henry W. Robinson and Eliza A. Robinson to Helena Granger

 

Jan. 12, 1894 -Witness of pledge from H.W. Robinson to Helena M. Granger

 

Jan. 12, 1894 -Memorandum, Granger vs. Robinson

 

Jan. 19, 1894 -E.W. Dawson to WB

 

Jan. 24, 1894 -E.W. Dawson to WB

 

Sept. 1, 1894 -Statement from Abstract and Guaranty Co. (Riverside) case

 

Nov. 7, 1894 -Notice of Action

 

Nov. 9, 1894 -Sweesy and Grow, Abstract Company to WB

 

Feb. 21, 1895 -Shirley Ward, of the German American Insurance Co. to WB

Box 6, Folder 3

Mar. 1, 1895 -complaints of Helena M. Granger

 

Mar. 5, 1895 -Notice of right to redeem property from A.H. Seccombe to H.M. Granger

 

Mar. 14, 1895 -J.P. Scott to WB

 

Mar. 25, 1895 -J.P. Scott to WB

 

Apr. 12, 1895 -F.H. Bowman to WB

 

May 4, 1895 -J.P. Scott to WB

 

May 16, 1895 -F.H. Bowman to WB

 

July, 1895 -Notice of right to redeem property from A.H. Seccombe to H.M. Granger

 

July 18, 1895 -A.J. Condee, Riverside County Clerk to WB

 

July 19, 1895 -Notice to C.C. Haskell from WB that court has overruled the Demurrer of defendant

 

July 27, 1895 -Answers of Eliza A. Robinson to plaintiff's complaint

 

July 29, 1895 -Answers of Obed Bernard to plaintiff's complaint

Box 6, Folder 4

Aug. 6, 1895 -Memorandum of agreement made between R.W.A. Godfrey and Helena M. Granger

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Aug. 15, 1895 -A.J. Condee to WB

 

Sept. 13, 1895 -F.A. Leonard to WB

 

Sept. 16, 1895 -Telegraph from C.C. Haskell to WB

 

Aug. 29, 1895 -Civil subpoena to Eliza A. Robinson

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Oct. 4, 1895 -Answers of H.W. Robinson

 

Nov., 1895 -Motion to Strike Out by Eliza A. Robinson

 

Nov, 1895 -Motion to Strike Out by H.W. Robinson

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Nov. 13, 1895 -C.C. Haskell to WB

 

Nov., 1895 -Affidavit

 

Dec. 2, 1895 -Subpoena for Deposition of Obed Bernard

 

Dec. 2, 1895 -Amended answers of Obed Bernard

 

Dec. 2, 1895 -Notice and Affadavit of Eliza A. Robinson, Obed Bernard, C.C. Haskell, and Henry Robinson

 

Dec. 4, 1895 -Findings of Granger vs. Robinson

 

Dec. 4, 1895 -Engrossed Statement by H.W. Robinson on motion for a new trial

Box 6, Folder 5

Dec. 4, 1895 -Amended answers of H.W. Robinson

 

Dec. 4, 1895 -Statement on motion for a new trial by Helena Granger

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Dec. 4, 1895 -Telegraph from G.F. Granger to WB

 

Dec. 6, 1895 -Notice of Commissioner's sale of foreclosure of mortgage

Physical Description: (3 copies)
 

Dec. 6, 1895 -Bill of Sale from William Matthews

 

Dec. 14, 1895 -Notice of Intention to move for a new trial

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Dec. 26, 1895 -H. Foster to WB

 

Dec. 28, 1895 -H. Foster to WB (wo/encl)

 

Dec. 28, 1895 -Telegraph from H.W. Robinson to G.F. Granger

 

Dec. 28, 1895 -Henry W. Robinson to H. M. Granger

 

Dec. 30, 1895 -Notice of amendments from H.M. Granger to proposed statement for a new trial

Box 6, Folder 6

Jan. 1, 1896 -Notice of received payment from Kate Lane to WB

 

Jan. 2, 1896 -Notice that proposed amendments are not adopted, Eliza and Henry Robinson to Helena Granger

Physical Description: (3 copies)
 

Jan. 2, 1896 -Notice of Writ of Execution

 

Jan. 2, 1896 -Copy of Execution

 

Jan. 3, 1896 -J.S. Noyes, Riverside, CA, superior judge, to WB

 

Jan. 6, 1896 -Herb Foster to WB

 

Jan. 8, 1896 -A.J. Condee, Riverside County clerk

 

Jan. 10, 1896 -E. Lacy, Riverside County Deputy Sheriff, to WB

 

Jan. 13, 1896 -Complaint of Helena M. Granger

 

Jan. 23, 1896 -Herb C. Foster to WB

 

Feb. 5, 1896 -G.F. Granger to WB

 

Feb. 15, 1896 -Brief on behalf of H.M. Granger in reply to Robinson's motion of a new trial

 

Feb. 26, 1896 -Edward Lacy, Riverside County Deputy Sheriff to WB

 

Feb. 29, 1896 -W.A. Purington, Att., to WB

 

Mar. 3, 1896 -Telegraph from J.S. Noyes to WB

 

Mar. 11, 1896 -Notice of binding payment from WB and George F. Granger to F.L. Holcomb

 

Mar. 13, 1896 -WB to H.T. Haynes

 

Mar. 13, 1896 -W.B. Clancy, Riverside County auditor, to WB, w/redemption receipt

 

Mar. 16, 1896 -Edward Lacy, Riverside County deputy sheriff to wB

 

Mar. 19, 1896 -F.L. Holcomb to WB

 

Mar. 21, 1896 -Purington & Adair, atts. at law, to WB

 

Mar. 21, 1896 -Subpoena for Deposition of Obed Bernard

 

Mar. 21, 1896 -Henry Ingram to WB

Box 6, Folder 7

Mar. 21, 1896 -Purington & Adair, atts. at law, to WB

 

Mar. 21, 1896 -Subpoena for Deposition of Obed Bernard

 

Mar. 24, 1896 -First National Bank of L.A. Ass't cashier G.B. Shaffer to WB, w/encl of Mar. 9, 1896 - Purington & Adair to WB

 

Mar. 28, 1896 -Notice to Redeem to H.W. Robinson and H. M. Granger by Obed Bernard

 

Mar. 28, 1896 -F.A. Leonard to WB

 

Mar. 30, 1896 -Statement of Sheriff's fees from W.B. Johnson, Sheriff, to WB

 

Mar. 30, 1896 -Edward Lacy to WB (w/o encl)

 

Apr. 1, 1896 -E.P. Clark, Riverside Daily Press business manager to WB

 

Apr. 9, 1896 -WB to M.V. Sweesy, att. at law

 

Apr. 10, 1896 -Goodcell and Leonard to WB

 

Apr. 13, 1896 -Statement of Sheriff's fees to WB from H.L. Holcomb, Sheriff of Riverside County

 

May 1, 1896 -Publish notice from The Saturday Review, San Bernardino county to WB

 

May 2, 1896 -Notice of H. Robinson's appeal to H. Granger and WB

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

June 1, 1896 -Receipt from The Staurday Review to WB

 

June 10, 1896 -H. (?), att. for H. Robinson to WB

 

July 1, 1896 -Indenture between William B. Matthews, commissioner, and H.M. Granger

 

July 9, 1896 -Walter Wagner, San Bernardino County deputy audior, to WB

 

July 11, 1896 -H.T. Hayes to WB

 

July 18, 1896 -W.A. Purington to WB

 

Aug. 1896 -Affidavit

 

Aug. 5, 1896 -J.W. Roberts, Riverside County Deputy to WB

 

Aug. 7, 1896 -F.A. Leonard to WB

 

Aug. 8, 1896 -Bill from Chas. W. Palm Printing Company to WB

 

Aug. 12, 1896 -Receipt to WB from State of California Supreme Court

 

Aug. 1896(Inc'd) - Justification of Sureties of Appeal bond

 

Oct. 9, 1896 -Stipulation

 

Oct. 9, 1896 -WB to Mr. M.V. Sweesy

 

Oct. 10, 1896 -F.A. Leonard to WB

 

Dec. 2, 1896 -Statement of Sheriff's fees from William Roach to WB

 

Dec. 22, 1896 - -W.A. Purington to WB

 

Jan. 9, 1897 - -W.A. Purington to WB

 

Jan. 27, 1897 -WB to E.R. Hull

 

Feb. 2, 1897 -E.R. Hull to WB

 

Feb. 11, 1897 -E.R. Hull to WB

 

Feb. 15, 1897 -H. Conner to WB

 

Mar. 29, 1897 -W.A. Purington to WB

 

Nov. 13, 1897 -WB to A.R. Metcalf

 

Nov. 22, 1897 -Orowell (?) to WB

 

Dec. 17, 1897 -M.V. Sweesy to WB

 

Mar. 16, 1898 -J.W.F. Diss, San Bernardino County auditor to WB

 

Apr. 1, 1898 -Stipulation of case dismissal

 

May 24, 1898 -A.J. Condee to WB

 

Mar. 28, 1900 -Stipulation for dismissal

Box 6, Folder 8

n.d. -Suggestions

 

n.d. -Notice to H.W. Robinson from WB

 

n.d. -Demurrer of H.W. Robinson

 

n.d. -Opinion of Judge Noyse

 

n.d. -Demurrer of Obed Bernard

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

n.d. -Appeal Bonds

 

n.d. -Instructions to Sheriff of San Bernardino County from WB

 

n.d. -Memorandum

 

n.d. -Notice

 

n.d. -Brief on behalf of Plaintiff in reply to Brief of Defendant, Eliza A. Robinson, on her motion for a new trial

 

n.d. -Instructions to Sheriff of San Bernardino County

 

n.d. -Notice of Execution

 

n.d. -Stipulation

 

n.d. -Notice of Execution (6 copies) from Sheriff of Riverside County

 

n.d. -Subpoena of Eliza A. Robinson

 

n.d. -Reply Brief on behalf of Defendant Eliza A. Robinson on motion for a new trial

Box 6, Folder 9

n.d. -Motion to dismiss appeal by WB

Physical Description: (3 copies)
 

n.d. -Notice of Action

 

n.d. -Answers of Obed Bernard

 

n.d. -Complaint of Eliza A. Robinson

 

n.d. -Deposition of Eliza A. Robinson

 

n.d. -Demurrer of H.M. Granger, F.L. Holcomb and George F. Granger

 

n.d. -Memorandum of points on behalf of the Defendants, Grangers and Holcomb, in support of their Demurrer

 

n.d. -Dpeosition of Obed Bernard and Eliza A. Robinson

 

n.d. -Amended answers of Obed Bernard

 

n.d. -Defendant Eliza A. Robinson Brief on motion for a new trial

Box 7, Folder 1

McNamara Trial (Burning of the L.A. Times Building)

Scope and Content Note

Judge's Notes - book of notes taken by Judge Walter Bordwell during the course of the trial
Box 7, Folder 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence in Response to Investigation

 

Oct. 25, 1910 -Anonymous (L.A.) to the Grand Jury of the Times Investigation

 

Nov. 12, 1910 -Anonymous (L.A.) to the Grand Jury Investigation

 

June 7, 1911 -Marietta Businessmen and Socialist members to Governor of Indiana

 

Aug. 5, 1911 - A Soldier for Jesus (Denver) to WB

 

Aug. 10, 1911 - The Committee (Kansas City) to WB

 

Nov. 15, 1911 -Postcard from the Progressives of N.Y. to WB

 

Dec. 3, 1911 -William Sproul (Penn.) with newspaper article to WB

 

Dec. 4, 1911 -Mr. John A. McNamara (Father of J.J. and J.B. McNamara) (Chicago) to WB (plus copy)

 

Dec. 8, 1911 -WB to Mr. John McNamara

 

Dec. 6, 1911 -Wallace (?), Omaha National Bank, to WB

 

Dec. 6, 1911 -C.L. Nourse (Des Moines) to WB

 

Dec. 6, 1911 -O.P. Briggs (Minneapolis) to WB

 

Dec. 6, 1911 -John L. Moon (Oklahoma City) to WB (letter, business card, and newspaper clipping)

Box 7, Folder 3

Dec. 5, 1911 -Mother of Frank Underwood (Peoria, Ill) to WB

 

Dec. 6, 1911 -R.L. Warner (Boston) to WB

 

Dec. 7, 1911 -J.W. Morris (Spokane) to WB

 

Dec. 7, 1911 -O.W. Dawson, Mayor, (Great Bend, Kansas) to WB

 

Dec. 8, 1911 -David F. Bonner, Minister (Endicott, N.Y.) to WB

 

Dec. 8, 1911 -E.A. Chase (Riverside, CA) to WB

 

Dec. 10, 1911 -K.C. Hon (?) to WB - newspaper clipping

 

Dec. 12, 1911 -No name (L.A.) to WB - newspaper clipping

 

Dec. 23, 1911 -Judge James W. Bartlett (CA) to WB

 

Dec. 25, 1911 -Harrison Otis (L.A.) to WB

Box 7, Folder 4

Grand Jury Reports, Affidavits, Depositions, etc.

 

Jan. 5, 1911 -L.A. Grand Jury Report on Investigation of the L.A. times disaster

 

Oct. 5, and Oct. 7, 1911 -Conversation between Mr. Davis, Judge McNutt, Mr. Darrow, Mr. Scott and Judge Bordwell

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

Oct. 11, 1911 -Plaintiff's Affadavit on Defendents' motion to transfer case to another department or another judge

 

Oct. 13, 1911 -Final Report of the Los Angeles County Grand Jury introduction sheet w/o actual report

 

Feb. 23, 1912 -Deposition of Job Harriman

 

Sept. 3, 1912 -J.H. Levering to WN

 

Miscellaneous notes and rough drafts

Box 7, Folder 5

Jan. 1911

Box 7, Folder 6

July 25, 1911 - Oct. 28, 1911

Box 7, Folder 7

Nov. 1, 1911 - Dec. 5, 1911

Box 7, Folder 8

Dec. 5, 1911 - Dec. 7, 1911

 

Newspaper Clippings

Box 7, Folder 9

Miscellaneous Newspaper Clippings, 1911, 1912, 1929?

Box 8, Folder 1-17

Newspaper Clippings