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Register of the Lindley Family Papers, 1890-1928
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CONTAINER LIST

 

BOX 1: LINDLEY FAMILY PAPERS

 

1.1: STAFF RESEARCH FILE

 

1.2: CORRESPONDENCE

 

-S.C. Denson to his daughter, Mrs. D.A. Lindley, 4-27-06 [regarding SF Earthquake]

 

-"Mary (devoted daughter)" to Mrs. D.A. Lindley, 6-2-19

 

1.3: DEEDS--MOHAWK CANAL & IMPROVEMENT COMPANY, YUMA CO., ARIZ.

 

-Patent (deed) USA to Douglas A. Lindley, recorded Jan 27, 1892, General Land Office, Yuma County, Arizona

 

-Deed. Mohawk Canal and Improvement Company to Douglas A. Lindley. Recorded Dec. 11, 1901

 

-Deed. Douglas A. Lindley to T.M. Lindley. Recorded Nov. 7, 1892. Yuma Co., Terr. of Arizona. (2 copies)

 

-Deed T.M. Lindley to Douglas A Lindley and Leila J. Lindley. Recorded Nov. 7, 1892. Yuma Co., Arizona

 

-Deed. Mohawk Canal and Improvement Company to Frank G. Smith. June 9, 1891

 

-Deed. Frank G. Smith to Mrs. Leila J. Witherbee, Miss Helen Lindley, Mrs. Alice Reith, Mrs. Alice Lindley Hunt. Recorded March 17, 1896

 

-Deed. Leila J. Witherbee, Mrs. Alice Reith, Miss Helen Lindley, Mrs. Mary Lindley Hunt. to Douglas A. Lindley. Dec. 25, 1896

 

-Deed. Mrs. Leila J. Witherbee, Mrs. Alice Ruth, Miss Helen Lindley, Mrs. Mary Lindley Hunt to Douglas A. Lindley, Leila J. Witherbee, Recorded Dec. 23, 1896

 

-Duplicate Receiver's Receipt. US Land Office, Tucson, Ariz to Thomas W. Huntington, Sept 20, 1890

 

-Deed. T.W. Huntington to D.A. Lindley. June 20, 1891

 

-Deed Roberts Forbes to Douglas A. Lindley. Nov. 14, 1891

 

-Mohawk Canal and Improvement Co. to Douglas A. Lindley Oct. 31, 1894 [for water in the Mohawk Canal]

 

-Deed. Robert Forbes to Douglas A. Lindley. Dec. 16, 1896

 

1.4: CALIFORNIA LAND TRANSACTIONS

 

-H. H. Yard, Mining Engineer to D.A. Lindley, July 18, 1911. Recorded July 22, 1911 [land in the Butterfly District of Plumas County, California]

 

-Deed, H.H. Yard to DA Kindley, 160 Acres--Maxwell Ranch, July 18th, 1911

 

-Copy of extract on H.H. Yard, Mining Engineer letterhead., Plumas House, Quincy, Calif. [Lee demands addition to sale, note by Morton Lindley]

 

-H.H. Yard, Mining Engineer to D A. Lindley, July 18th, 1911.

 

-H.H. Yard to Morton Lindley, July 19, 1911 [regarding claim and suit of Lee holding up sale of land]

 

-H.H. Yard to Morton Lindley, July 17, 1911 [regarding lands in Butte and Plumas Counties]

 

-Deed made in 1849 by John A Sutter, Jr. [typescript copy]

 

1.5: SACRAMENTO-MOHAWK CO. PLAT OF LOT SURVEY, SACRAMENTO [Lots 3 and 4, 2nd, 3rd, K and L Streets, June 1923]

 

1.6: LINDLEY & COMPANY WHOLESALE GROCERS, SACRAMENTO

 

-"Grocer's Friend" 1926 [lists of grocery products, bulk quantities and costs; typescript with some printed pages & some holograph notes of price changes]

 

-Price Changes: Cash and Carry Division Lindley & Co.

 

-Sugar Change: Cash and Carry Division.

 

-"Holiday Wants" [adv. card]

 

-Statement & price changes, 11/1926.

 

-#194. Sacramento, Calif. Nov. 19, 1925 [letter to customers regarding advertising of Liquid Sunshine]

 

-Price of goods, 9-2 to 9-27 on Cherub Brand letterhead

 

-Lindley & Company billing form with letter

 

1.7: LINDLEY & CO. DOCUMENTS

 

-J. H. Gurnsey and Lillie E. Gurnsey to D.A. Lindley. Bill of Sale. May 29, 1918. $3079.00 for farm equipment and stock; $20,500.00 for land in Sacramento on K Street

 

-Power of Attorney. Douglas A. Lindley to Mary B. Lindley, his wife, Dec. 27, 1920

 

-Sale Mary B. Lindley, (President) and G.L. Brickford (Secretary) to J.T. Young (President) of Western States Grocery Co. 22 August 1928 for $170,056.00 for merchandise, groceries, stock, furniture, office equipment, warehouse equipment and machinery, automobiles and trucks

 

1.8: RED BLUFF FARM

 

-Statement. April 18, 1918, Mr. D. A. Lindley Red Bluff Farm in Account with Lindley & Company. [July 15,1917-Jan 1918, account sheet of expenses "on trips made to Red Bluff while working in the store"]

 

1.9: STOCK CERTIFICATES

 

-American Timber Company. 20 shares to H.H. Yard. September, 1901

 

-Sacramento and Yolo Belt Line (4 sheets) March 1908 and Sept. 1908 DA. Lindley

 

1.10: PHOTOGRAPHS

 

-"Deep Water Shipping at Your Doorstep" [Aerial view of Sacramento River and Lake Washington]

 

-K Street Property, c1923 [10 photos pasted on black scrapbook paper]

 

Box 2: SACRAMENTO MOHAWK CO.& YOLO BELT LINE LEDGER BOOKS

 

2.1: MINUTE BOOK OF THE SACRAMENTO MOHAWK COMPANY. DIRECTORS' MEETING, SACRAMENTO, CAL. JULY 3, 1905. [2 pp.used in this 150 pp. book; 2 loose pp. of holograph notes also found in vol.]

 

2.2: YOLO BELT LINE AND TERMINAL CO. BY-LAWS,incorporated March 21st, 1912 [Holograph notes on printed form; 4 pp.]

 

2.3: YOLO BELT LINE STOCK JOURNAL AND LEDGER, 1908 [stocks listed with "date, name, no. of certificate, no. of shares, left by, in whose name, signature"; incl. 3 pp. holograph notes in 76 pp. journal]

 

2.4: SACRAMENTO AND YOLO BELT LINE MINUTES, 1908-1910