Inventory of the Thomas Anthony "Tony" Forster Collection

Processed by Bill Frank; machine-readable finding aid created by Xiuzhi Zhou
Manuscripts Department
The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, California 91108
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© 1998
The Huntington Library. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Thomas Anthony "Tony" Forster Collection

The Huntington Library



San Marino, California

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Department
  • The Huntington Library
  • 1151 Oxford Road
  • San Marino, California 91108
  • Phone: (626) 405-2203
  • Fax: (626) 449-5720
  • Email: lgarcia@huntington.org
  • URL: http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=554
Processed by:
Bill Frank
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 The Huntington Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas Anthony "Tony" Forster Collection
Creator: Forster, Thomas Anthony
Repository: The Huntington Library
San Marino, California 91108
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open to qualified researches by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information please go to following URL. 

Publication Rights

In order to quote from, publish, or reproduce any of the manuscripts or visual materials, researchers must obtain formal permission from the office of the Library Director. In most instances, permission is given by the Huntington as owner of the physical property rights only, and researchers must also obtain permission from the holder of the literary rights In some instances, the Huntington owns the literary rights, as well as the physical property rights. Researchers may contact the appropriate curator for further information.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Thomas Anthony "Tony" Forster Collection, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

Container List

 

Correspondence

item 1 piece

Altamirano, Isabel P., to "Comadrita,

 

June 27, 1882

item 1 piece

Ashcroft, Robert, to "Dear Sir,"

 

May 22, 1873

item 1 piece

Ayres, C.R., to S.M. Whiteside

 

Jan. 15, 1874?

item 1 piece

Brant, C.A., to Mr. & Mrs. Elias Forster

 

Feb. 15, 1921

item 1 piece

Burlis?, James L., to John Forster

 

Jan. 12, 1855

item 1 piece

Couts, Cave J., to "Comadre,"

 

June 10, 1870

item 1 piece

Egan, Richard, to "Dear Sir,"

 

Apr. 10, 1895

item 1 piece

"Felicidad," to Josefita?

 

Sep. 10, 1897

item 1 piece

Forster, Ann Ellen, to John Forster

 

n.d.

item 1 piece

Forster, Francisco P., to "Hermano,"

 

Jan. 17, 1870

item 4 pieces

Forster, Francisco P., to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Nov. 7, 1869; Nov. 17, 1869; Jan. 6, 1869; Nov. 30, 1889

item 16 pieces

Forster, Francisco P., to John Forster

 

Oct. 13, 1869; Nov. 1, 1869; Nov. 7, 1869; Nov. 22, 1869; Dec. 6, 1869; Jan. 7, 1870; Jan. 17, 1870; Apr. 29, 1873; Jan. 20, 1874; July 29, 1875; June 28, 1880; June 3-Nov. 12, 1880 [5 letters in one piece]; Aug. 25, 1880; Jan. 25, 1881; Feb. 24, 1881; Mar. 12, 1881

item 19 pieces

Forster, John, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Feb. 10, 1853; May 13, 1855; Oct. 7, 1857; Apr. 13, 1860; Mar. 30, 1865; May 25, 1865; June 11, 1869; June 1?, 1871; Aug. 14, 1871; Apr. 18, 1872; June 18, 1872; June 23, 1872; June 26, 1872; Jan. 16, 1873; May 8, 1873; Apr. 11, 1874; July 26, 1881

item 2 pieces

Forster, John, to Francisco P. Forster

 

Mar., 1873; Apr. 14, 1873

item 4 pieces

Forster, John, to "Hijo"

 

May 6, 1865; Jan. 5, 1880; Feb. 10, 1880; Oct. 22, 1880

item 1 piece

Forster, John, to John Fernando Forster

 

May 2, 1874

item 1 piece

Forster, John Fernando, to "Hermano,"

 

Jan. 17, 1870

item 4 pieces

Forster, John Fernando, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Oct. 2, 1871; Oct. 25, 1871; Nov. 30, 1871; Dec. 4, 1873

item 9 pieces

Forster, John Fernando, to John Forster

 

July 19, 1871; Nov. 25, 1871; Apr. 29, 1875; May 5, 1875; May 8, 1875; July 14, 1875; Apr. 19, 1876; June 17, 1879?; June 22, 1879

item 1 piece

Forster, M.A., to Wallace Leach

 

Feb. 24, 1883

item 1 piece

Forster [one of the sons of John Forster], to John Forster

 

July 7, 1877

item 1 piece

Forster, M.H.?, to "Tio,"

 

Mar. 30, 1878

item 1 piece

Garfias, Luisa de, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

June 5, 1877

item 1 piece

Golsh, Flora, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Jan 5, 1882

item 1 piece

Jaeger, to M.A. Forster

 

July 5, 1873

item 1 piece

Pedrorena, Miguel de, to John Forster

 

Aug. 12, 1875

item 1 piece

Pico, Andrés, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Dec. 26, 1853

item 1 piece

Pico [de Forster?], Isidora, to Ignacio Valle

 

Dec. 11, 1874

item 2 pieces

Pico, Pio, to John Forster

 

Apr. 1, 1878; May 19, 1882

item 2 pieces

Pico, Pio, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

May 28, 1877; Dec. 2, 1881

item 1 piece

Pico, Pio, to Petra Avila de Serrano

 

Mar. 14, 1870

item 1 piece

R?, to "Joe,"

 

Sep. 6, 1897

item 1 piece

Scholastica, Hermana [i.e., Sister?], to Isabel del Valle

 

Nov. 4, 1867

item 1 piece

Sepulveda, Sostenes, to "Madrina,"

 

Dec. 12, 1881

item 1 piece

Straw, G.? U., to Richard Egan

 

May 18, 1914

item 1 piece

Strobel, Max, to John Forster

 

Aug. 20, 1872

item 1 piece

Strobel, Max, to George Underwood

 

Jan. 17, 1873

item 1 piece

Valle, R[eginaldo] F. del, to John,

 

Aug. 13, 1886

item 2 pieces

Verdugo, Francisco, to Richard D. Egan

 

Sep. 1, 1897;

 

n.d.

item 1 piece

Yorba, José Antonio, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

Apr. 1, 1878

 

Illegible

item 5 pieces

Margaret [sister of John Forster], to John Forster

 

Sep. 30, 1849; Feb. 10, 1865; Jan. 31, 1873; Nov. 11, 1874; Oct. 10, n.y.

item 2 pieces

Maya? [or Chaya, Naya?], Victoria T. de, to Isidora Pico de Forster

 

July 4, n.y.; Dec 16?, n.y.

 

Maps

 

Manuscript

item 1.

Diseño [too fragile to open without conservation]

item 2.

Copy of plat of Town of San Juan Capistrano, by Richard Egan, n.d., linen

item 3.

[T.6S. R.8W. SBM, with changes in boundaries of Ro Cañada de los Alisos, Ro San Joaquín, Ro Trabuco, and parcels in public lands, Nov. 22, 1873

item 4.

Santa Fe R.R. Right of Way, San Juan Capistrano, Feb. 21, 1887

item 5.

Ro Cañada de los Alisos [boundary survey sketch]

item 6.

Fractional T.8S. R.8W. SBM, Richard Egan, n.d.

 

Printed

item 1.

Perris' Miners Map of the Desert Region of Southern California

item 2.

Los Angeles Directory Co's. Official Map of the City of Los Angeles, Cal.

item 3.

A New Map of the States of California and Nevada, 1868

 

Business, Legal, and Land Documents

 

46 pieces and 1 ledger volume

 

Photographs

 

1 negative

 

Miscellaneous

 

2 poems, 1 code, and various empty envelopes and ephemera