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Finding Aid for the W.W. Robinson papers, ca. 1843-1972
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Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 3

Deed. D. Marchessault, mayor; grantee: Encarnacion Olvera. 1860

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Printed on holograph
 

Bellevue Terrace Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 4

Correspondence about Bellevue Terrace certificate of title. 1935

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 3 pcs
 

Lot 17, Block 101 Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 5

Certificate of title. 1893

 

Bennett Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 6

Certificate of title. 1901

 

Cuati .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 7

Cuati item in Spanish, in cover signed by John C. Hays. 1853

 

Dominguez Property .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 8

Letter, memo about early Los Angeles deeds. 1950 Jun 9 and 12

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs. Also 2 leaves from Yale's catalog. Decribes following deed. See also f. ____ and ____
Box 83, Folder 9

Deed. Grantor: Manuel Dominguez; grantee: Narcisco Botello. 1843 Feb 7.

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Holograph.. With signatures of: Dominguez, Botello. In Spanish on papel sellado. Statement in English signed by J.J. Warner, 1876
 

Freeman Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 10

Certificate of title. 1887

 

Garfias Property. Alameda Street .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 11

Deed. [Manuel Garfias to Encarnacion Coronel]. 1856

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Holograph. On ruled paper. Signed by: Garfias, Avila; witnessed by Luis Granger; notarized by Agustin Olvera
 

General .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 1

Index to abstracts in City Archives? Price lists, etc. No dates

 

Johannsen Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 12

Certificate of title. 1887

 

Johnson Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 14

Certificate of title. 1886

 

Lot 18 in Block B Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 15

Certificate of title. 1887

 

Lot 18, Block B Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 13

Deed, John Chart to Johannes Hartnack?. 1875

 

Mott Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 16

Mott Tract water rights. 1886.

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Printed form filled in. Also: WWR's notes. 1 leaf
 

Pearson Property .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 17

Deed. Prepared by Alfred Sutro, San Francisco. 1901

Scope and Content Note

Also letter, 1955, and envelope with WWR's notes
 

San Fernando Valley .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 18

Map. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf
 

San Gabriel .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 13

No title. 1887

 

San Marino .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 14

WWR's notes. 1940?

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Holograph
Box 84, Folder 15

Chain of title. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections by WWR
Box 84, Folder 16

Historical Society of Southern California. Quarterly. 1940 Sep

Scope and Content Note

Article on Michael White with WWR's annotations
 

Strong and Dickinson Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 19

Certificate of title. 1904

 

Thomas Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 20

Certificate of title. 1886

 

Workman Park Tract .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 21

Certificate of title. 1903

 

City Properties, San Diego County .

 

Oceanside .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 22

Abstract of title. 1891

 

City Properties, Santa Cruz County .

 

Lot 39 .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 23

Grant of land by Santa Cruz alcalde to Alexander Smith. 1849 Feb 22

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. William Blackburn????
 

County Properties, Los Angeles County .

 

Glendora Land Company .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 39

Certificate of title to Town of Glendora. 1890

 

County Properties, San Bernardino County .

 

Cucamonga Fruit Land Co .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 40

Deed, the Cucamonga Fruit Land Co. to W. W. Ross. 1889

 

County Properties, Santa Barbara County .

 

Santa Barbara .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 41

Translation of deed from Jose Antonio de la Guerra y Carrillo. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. By Francis Price at the request of the Santa Barbara Abstract & Guaranty Company
 

Land Records .

 

Various .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 83, Folder 24

Book of grantors and grantees. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

v.1 of 2. Holograph entries on ruled pages. Bound in half leather
Box 83, Folder 25

Book of grantors and grantees. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

v.2 of 2. Holograph entries on ruled pages. Bound in half leather
 

Ranchos, California .

 

General .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 1

Grants of land in California made by Spanish or Mexican authorities [copy of printed document]. No date / various dates

 

Ranchos, Fresno County .

 

Laguna de Tache .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 1

Nares & Saunders. A different California, Laguna de Tache grant [promotional brochure]. ca. 1898

 

Ranchos, Kern County .

 

Castac .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 2

2 plats. 1863

Scope and Content Note

2 folded leaves
 

Ranchos, Los Angeles County .

 

Agua de la Centinela .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 4

Abstract of the title to the ranchos Sausal Redondo and La Centinela, and the tract of land known as the Stuart Tract. No date / various dates.

Scope and Content Note

83 leaves
 

Boca de Santa Monica .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 3

[Title information]. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Typescript (carbon). 1. Mexican grant and patent. 2. Partition and allotments. 3. Chain of title as to property acquired by Beverly Hills National Bank
 

Ex - Mission San Fernando .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 4

Letters to O.F. Brant and Harry Chandler. With copies of replies. 1909 - 1910

Scope and Content Note

27 leaves. About surveying the land, etc
Box 82, Folder 5

O.F. Brant and H.J. Whitley items. ca. 1909 - 1910

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40 leaves. Includes letter signed by Brant; and letters signed (by or for?) H.J. Whitley and J.G. Sartori
Box 82, Folder 6

Brant - Chandler agreements, etc. 1909 - 1910

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37 leaves total
Box 82, Folder 7

Document signed by Otis, Chandler, Sherman, and Brant. 1909 Nov 15

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 82, Folder 8

Document signed by Otis, Sherman, Brant, Chandler, and Whitley. 1910?

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
 

General .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 2

Letter to W.W. Robinson from the National Archives and Records Service. 1958

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
Box 84, Folder 3

List of land grants in Los Angeles County. No date / various dates

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1 leaf
 

La Ballona .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 9

Deed ; signed by B.D. Wilson. 1859 May 20

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3 p. [1 folded leaf and 1 leaf]. Holograph. For an undivided fourth of the Rancho la Ballona to John Sandfor, James Young and John D. Young
Box 82, Folder 10

Agreement of May 20, 1859 relating to Rancho La Ballona, signed by B.D. Wilson. 1859

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1 folded leaf. Holograph
Box 82, Folder 11

Deed of certain improvements on the Rancho la Ballona, signed by Rafael Machado. 1859 Sep 27

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1 folded leaf. Holograph
Box 82, Folder 12

Constable's certificate of sale of real estate to John D. Young. 1876 Nov 29

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1 folded leaf. Holograph
Box 82, Folder 13

Two sketch maps of portions of Rancho La Ballona. 1876?

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
Box 82, Folder 14

Argument in favor of the survey of the Rancho La Ballona. 1870

Scope and Content Note

15p. as made by Henry Hancock, Deputy U.S. Surveyor, before the U.S. Surveyor General, San Francisco, California; Chas. H. Larrabee, Att'y for claimant
 

La Brea .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 5

Plat of the Rancho La Brea. 1873

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves
 

La Puente .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 15

Opinion on abstract of title; by E.W. Sargent. 1892

Scope and Content Note

WWR's note included: This is interesting as showing a corporation giving an opinion after examining an abstract of title
 

Los Cerritos .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 16

Deed. Jonathan Bixby et al. to Agnes Richardson. 1883

Box 82, Folder 17

Title opinion?. 1886

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph. In folder
Box 82, Folder 18

Abstract of complaint. Antonio Cota, Ramon Dominguez, plaintiffs. No date

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7 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 82, Folder 19

Memo to WWR and WWR's notes. 1935 and no date

Scope and Content Note

Memo is 1 leaf. Typescript. Notes are 2 leaves. Holograph
Box 82, Folder 20

Account of examining records, San Francisco, and typescript copies of those records. 1935

Scope and Content Note

15 leaves
 

Los Feliz .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 21

Transcripts pertaining to Rancho de los Feliz. 1940

Scope and Content Note

21 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). 1 correspondence
Box 82, Folder 22

Letter to WWR. 1940 Sep 17

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Providencia .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 23

Certificate of title. 1905

 

Rincon de los Bueyes .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 24

Copies of documents. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

15 leaves. Typescript
 

Rincon de San Pascual .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 25

Transcript of statement by Juan Marine. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript. Source not given
 

San Antonio .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 26

Copy from book of patents. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript
Box 82, Folder 27

Certificate of title. 1887

Box 82, Folder 28

Certificate of title. 1894

 

San Pascual .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 29

Deeds and items about San Pascual, B.D. Wilson, etc. 1868 - 1888

Scope and Content Note

9 items. 3 U.S. Interior revenue stamps
 

San Pedro .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 30

Certificate of title. 1884

Box 82, Folder 31

Certificate of title. 1887

 

San Rafael .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 32

Copies of Jose Maria Verdugo statements. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

15 leaves. Typescript
 

Santa Anita .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 6

No title. 1858

 

Simi .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 7

Letters from Florence Webster to WWR. 1952

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2 items, 2 pcs
Box 84, Folder 8

Lists of owners. 1953

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3 leaves
Box 84, Folder 9

1854 opinion (copies) and maps (copies). 1854

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13 leaves
Box 84, Folder 10

Ranchos of Ventura County by W. W. Robinson. No date / various dates

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5 leaves. Typescript
Box 84, Folder 11

Agoure Ranch survey notes. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

20 leaves
 

Tujunga .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 33

Copies of petition, deeds, etc. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

35 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Also: WWR's title note
 

Ranchos, Orange County .

 

San Juan y Cajon de Santa Ana .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 34

Abstract of title [parcel unknown]. 1906

Scope and Content Note

Holograph and typescript (carbon)
 

Santiago de Santa Ana .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 35

Abstract of title. 1876

Scope and Content Note

11 leaves. Holograph. In folder
 

Ranchos, Riverside County .

 

La Sierra .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 84, Folder 12

No title. No date / various dates

 

Ranchos, San Diego County .

 

Los Vallecitos de San Marcos .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 36

Couts vs. Winston (Oceanside). 1887 - 1891

Scope and Content Note

29 items
 

Ranchos, Santa Barbara County .

 

San Julian .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 37

Plat. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf
 

Ranchos, Ventura County .

 

Sespe .

 

Land documents, history, etc .

Box 82, Folder 38

Abstract of Bardsdale Tract lot 1, tract 1. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1p
 

Research material: Abstracts of title - city, rancho properties .

 

City Properties, Los Angeles County .

 

Ballona Road .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 79, Folder 1

Abstract of title to that certain real property in the leity of Los Angeles Countyat the N.W. corner of the 16 acre lot of A.L. Moody sold to him by William Moody and running along his west line south 39.1 chains to the Ballona Road. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Bandini de Baker Property .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 79, Folder 2

Abstract of title to certain property in Los Angeles City, California belonging to Mrs. Arcadia B. de Baker as delineated on the map hereto annexed. 1884

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

Cota Tract .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 79, Folder 3

Abstract of title to all that certain real property situated in the City of Los Angeles and county of Los Angelessaid tract of land being known as the Cota Lot or tract.

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

Downey Tract .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 79, Folder 4

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of Los Angelesthe Downey Tract. 1884

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Fairmont Tract .

 

Abstract and Title Insurance Co .

Box 79, Folder 5

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City of Los Angeleslot 16, block 9, Fairmont Tract. 1889

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Hayes Street, East Los Angeles .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 79, Folder 6

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described of page no. 61 of this abstractbeing Lot no. 11 in Block no. 4 of East Los Angeles. 1890

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Hill and Fifth Street, Northwest Corner .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 79, Folder 7

[Property of Mary E. Taft]. 1894

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Larronde Block .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Co .

Box 79, Folder 8

Continuation by the Title Insurance and Trust Company as to Larronde Block, N.W. corner of Spring and First Streets. 1899

Scope and Content Note

V. 1. Bound in half leather
 

Los Angeles Westerly Boundary .

 

Abstract and Title Insurance Co .

Box 80, Folder 1

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City and County of Los Angelescommencing at the point of intersection of the Westerly boundary line of the City of Los Angeles.

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Main Street, 85 Feet Near 4th Street .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Co .

Box 80, Folder 2

Abstract of title to that real property situate in the City and County of Los Angelesfronting eighty-five feet on Main Street, as described in deed from D.W. Hellman to Samuel Meyer. 1895

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Mott Tract .

 

Pendleton and Williams .

Box 80, Folder 3

Abstract of title to that real property in the City and County of Los Angeles, State of California, described as follows, to-wit: lot seven block O. Mott tract. 1889

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Pearl Street .

 

No title .

Box 80, Folder 4

Abstract of title to five acres of James F. Ward on Pearl St. in Los Angeles City and County. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Pico House Property .

 

Office of Gillette, Gibson, and Wood .

Box 80, Folder 5

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City of Los Angeles County of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: The Pico House property. 1883

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

San Pascual Tract .

 

Security Title Insurance and Abstract Co .

Box 80, Folder 6

The Security Title Insurance and Abstract Co. of Southern California hereby certifiesa point in the West line of Euclid Avenue distant sixty six feet N of the S line of Lot no. 3 in Block 1 of the San Pascual Tract. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Spring and First Street, Corner .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 81, Folder 1

Abstract of title to that real property situated in the county of Los Angelesbeginning at the North West corner of Spring and First Streetsbeing the lot of Pierre Larronde. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Boundi in leather
 

Spring Street, East Side Near 1st Street .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Co .

Box 80, Folder 7

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City of Los Angelescommencing in the easterly line of Spring St. 1899

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Washington Street, Near San Pedro .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 81, Folder 2

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the City and County of Los Angelescommencing at a point in the south line of Washington Street at the N.W. corner of this tract of landcontaining 563 acres. 1890

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Wright Tract .

 

Picket and Kelly, Abstractors .

Box 81, Folder 3

Abstract of title of Lots 25 and 26 of the Wright Tract, northeast corner of Washington and Figueroa Streets. 1888

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

City Properties, San Francisco County .

 

Olds Tract .

 

City Abstract and Title Insurance Co .

Box 81, Folder 4

Abstract of title to the Olds Tract from the date of the preemption to January 17th 1863 made by E. V. Gillespie. 1914

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

County Properties, Los Angeles County .

 

Ramirez Vineyard .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 78, Folder 2

Abstract of title to that real property situated in the County of Los Angelesalloted to Inez Ramirez de Pantoja. 1891

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1 v. Bound in leather
 

Southern Pacific .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Co .

Box 78, Folder 3

[Southern Pacific right of way]. 1930

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

County Properties, San Bernardino County .

 

Township 3 .

 

Wozencraft Abstract Co .

Box 78, Folder 4

The United States of America gives and grants unto the confirmee in coordination of the full payment for the same having been made, the following described lands situate in San Bernardino County. No date

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1 v
 

Ranchos, Los Angeles County .

 

El Conejo .

 

No subsubseries .

Box 70, Folder 1

[El Conejo]. ca. 1919

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

La Ballona .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 70, Folder 3

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho La Ballona. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Loosely bound in boards
 

Los Angeles Abstract Company .

Box 70, Folder 2

Abstract of title to all those certain tracts of land situate in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, and being portions of the Rancho La Ballona and described on page 85 of this abstract. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

The Abstract & Title Insurance Co. of Los Angeles .

Box 70, Folder 4

[Rancho La Ballona]. 1893

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Brown cover
 

Title Insurance & Trust Co .

Box 70, Folder 5

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho La Ballona. 1896

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

La Brea .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 71, Folder 1

From examination of the records of Los Angeles County, Californiaconcerning the title to that certain real property in the Rancho La Brea. 1893

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

La Cienega .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 71, Folder 3

Abstract of title covering portion of Rancho covering La Cienegas That part of the first tract of the Jauwario Abila tract in the Rancho La Cienega. 1888

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1 v.. Bound in green leather with gold stamping
 

Los Angeles Abstract Company .

Box 71, Folder 2

Abstract of the title to all that certain tract of land situated in Los Angeles County, State of California borrowed and described as follows tomb. That certain part of the portion of the Cienega Rancho. 1885

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

Mission San Fernando .

 

Title Guarantee and Trust Co .

Box 71, Folder 4

Abstract of title of all that real property tat situate in the City of and County of Los Angeles of the boundary line survey of the rancho Ex Mission de San Fernando. 1928

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Blue cover with gold lettering
 

Mission San Gabriel .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 71, Folder 5

Abstract of title to all that certain tract of real propertycommencing at the intersection of the West line of the South east Quarter of the North West Quarter of Section 11 and the north line of San Gabriel Orange Grove Tract. ca. 1907

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

Potrero de Felipe Lugo .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 71, Folder 6

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: Rancho Potrero de Felipe Lugo. 1912

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1 v. Bound in half leather
Box 72, Folder 1

Felipe Lugo Rancho Report of James L. Robinson on certain defects and outstanding interests affecting the title of the estate of E.J. Baldwin to that portion of the Rancho now owned or claimed by the estate. 1912

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1 v. Leather bound
Box 72, Folder 2

Transcript of the proceedings in case no. 433The petition of George Morrillo and Maria V. Romero for the place named Potrero De Felipe Lugo. ca. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

Providencia .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 72, Folder 3

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: Rancho Providencia, Rancho Cahuenga and that portion of the Rancho San Rafael. ca. 1892.

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1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Rincon de los Bueyes .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 72, Folder 4

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: the Rancho Rincon de Los Bueyes. 1892

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1 v. In marble boards
 

San Antonio (Lugo) .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 72, Folder 5

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho San Antonio county of Los Angeles State of California bounded and described as follows: the Felipe Lugo Tract.

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In cloth boards
 

San Antonio (Rancho la Laguna) .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Company .

Box 72, Folder 6

Abstract of title to that real property situate in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, described as follows: Rancho La Laguna. 1874

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

San Antonio or Rodeo de las Aguas .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 72, Folder 7

Abstract of title to that portion of the Rancho Rodeo de Los Aguas or San Antonio. 1871

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1 v. In marble boards
 

San Francisquito .

 

Title Insurance and Trust Company .

Box 72, Folder 8

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho San Francisquito County. 1894

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

San Pasqual .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 73, Folder 1

[Rancho San Pasqual]. 1873

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1 v. Bound in full red leather
Box 73, Folder 2

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho San Pasqual. 1886

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1 v. Bound in half leather
 

San Pedro .

 

Galloway and Lienau .

Box 73, Folder 3

Abstract of title of the following property situate in the County of Los Angeles, State of California particularly described as follows, to wit: Being lots number two and five in Block A of the Rancho San Pedro. 1884

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1 v. In paper boards
 

San Pedro (Inner Bay, Rattlesnake Island, Salt Flats) .

 

Lee and Scott .

Box 73, Folder 5

Report and opinion on title of Ana Josefa Dominguez de Guyerto those portions of the Rancho San Pedro, situated in the county of Los Angeles, State of California, known as "Rattlesnake Island", .

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1 v. In black cloth
 

Los Angeles Terminal R'y Co .

Box 73, Folder 4

Patent to Rancho San pedro. ca. 1892

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1 v. Bound in half leather
Box 74, Folder 1

Abstract of title and certificate of search to all of that certain tract of land situate in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, described as follows: at a point on the exterior boundary of the Rancho San Pedro. ca. 1892

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V. 1. Bound in half leather
Box 74, Folder 2

Abstract of title to that real property. ca. 1892

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V. 2. Bound in half leather
Box 74, Folder 3

[Taxes and wharf franchise]. ca. 1892

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V. 5. Bound in half leather
Box 74, Folder 4

[Index]. ca. 1892

Scope and Content Note

Bound in half leather
 

San Rafael .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 75, Folder 1

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: The interest of Ralph Rogers in the Garavanza lands. 1887

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

San Rafael (Verdugo Ranch) .

 

The Abstract & Title Insurance Co .

Box 75, Folder 2

[Rancho San Rafael]. 1893

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1 v. Bound in half leather
 

San Vincente y Santa Monica .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 75, Folder 3

San Vincente y Santa Monica, Boca de Santa Monica, Potrero de Santa Monica as to the interest acquired by Robert S. Baker and John P. Jones. 1933?

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

Santa Anita .

 

The Abstract & Title Insurance Co. of Los Angeles, Cal .

Box 75, Folder 4

Abstract of title --- that portion of the Rancho Santa Anita which lies within the boundaries of the tract described on page 169 hereof and also within the boundaries. 1892?

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather (damaged)
 

The Abstract and Title Insurance Co .

Box 75, Folder 4

Abstract of title of thatportion of the Rancho Santa Anita. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Santa Catalina Island .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 75, Folder 5

Abstract of title to that certain real property situate in the county of Los Angeles, State of California and known as the island of Santa Catalina. 1891

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In marble boards
 

Santa Gertrudes .

 

Los Angeles Abstract Co .

Box 75, Folder 6

Abstract of title to that real property situated in the County of Los Angelesknown as the J.W. Hellman Tract of the Colima Tract of the Santa Gertrude.

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in leather
 

Simi .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 75, Folder 7

[Rancho Simi]. CHECK DATE

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
Box 75, Folder 7

Index to Simi Rancho. ca. 1919?

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers (cover missing)
 

Tajauta .

 

[Probate court] .

Box 76, Folder 1

Office abstract of Rancho Tajauta or Los Cuervos. ca. 1874

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In marble boards, cloth spine
 

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the County of .

Box 76, Folder 1

Los Angeles, State of California, bounded and described as follows: Rancho Tajauta or Los Cuervos. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

Tujunga .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 76, Folder 2

Abstract of title of that certain real property in the Rancho Tujunga. 1892

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Ranchos, Sacramento County .

 

Del Paso .

 

Buckley - Gerber Abstract and Title Co .

Box 76, Folder 3

[Rancho Del Paso]. 1910

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

Ranchos, San Bernardino County .

 

Muscupiabe .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 76, Folder 4

Abstract of title of the following described properly, situate in the County of San Bernardino, State of California. 1893

Scope and Content Note

V. 1 of 2. Bound in half leather
 

Consolidated Abstract and Title Guaranty Co .

Box 76, Folder 5

[Muscupiabe]. 1893

Scope and Content Note

V. 2 of 2. Bound in half leather
 

Ranchos, Santa Barbara County .

 

Dos Pueblos .

 

Santa Barbara Abstract and Guaranty Company Co .

Box 77, Folder 1

Abstract of title to all that certain real property situate, lying and being in the County of Santa Barbaraa part of the Rancho Dos Pueblos. 1923

Scope and Content Note

1 v
 

San Julian .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 77, Folder 2

Abstract of title to San Julian Rancho, vol. 4. 1894

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Map of the Rancho
 

Santa Barbara Abstract and Title Co .

Box 77, Folder 3

Abstract of title to all that certain real property situated in the County of Santa Barbarabeing the Rancho San Julian, part of Rancho Las Cruces, & Co., showing their division into tracts A, B & C. 1907

Scope and Content Note

1 v. Bound in half leather
 

Ranchos, Ventura County .

 

Las Posas .

 

[No compiler given] .

Box 78, Folder 1

Abstract of title as to the interest of the heirs of Francisco Antonio de la Guerrain and to the Rancho De Las Posas. 1919

Scope and Content Note

1 v. In wrappers
 

Research material: Land articles, rancho lists, etc .

 

City Properties, Los Angeles County .

 

Redondo Villa Tract .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 9

Memo from W. H. Allen to WWR; concerns Redondo Villa Tract brochure. 1953

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. Also envelope. Brochure not here
 

Rosecrans Township .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 33

Newspaper clipping. 1949

Box 87, Folder 18

[Rosecrans 'rancho' information]. 1949

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript
 

San Gabriel .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 19

Copy of document. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 87, Folder 20

Carmen Moreno de Abila plat. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf
Box 87, Folder 21

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Holograph
Box 87, Folder 22

Purcell property at San Gabriel. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph additions
Box 87, Folder 23

Purcell property at San Gabriel. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript with extensive holograph additions
 

City Properties, Santa Barbara County .

 

Santa Maria .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 34

Clipping. 1951 Jul

 

County Properties, Santa Barbara County .

 

Santa Barbara Ranchos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 31

Chart of grantees, acreage, etc. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Photocopy?
Box 86, Folder 32

Rancho life and fiesta days. Newspaper clippings. 1940, 1957

 

Ranchos .

 

"Romance of the Ranchos" .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 88, Folder 17

2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

12p. WWR's involvement not known. Cf. items in T.I.T. segments, Box ____
 

Conner, E. Palmer. The Romance of the Ranchos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 88, Folder 9

Copy. 1929?

Scope and Content Note

40p. illus., fold. map. 18 cm. Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust Company. With author's autograph on title page
Box 88, Folder 10

Another copy. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

With some holograph changes, evidently for new edition
Box 88, Folder 11

Another copy. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

With extensive holograph notes and corrections. Note on inserted leaf: 1st proof. Dr. Perry Worden's corrected copy. Copy for 2nd edition
Box 88, Folder 12

Another copy. Fourth edition. No dates / various dates

Box 88, Folder 13

Another copy. Sixth edition. No dates / various dates

Box 88, Folder 14

Another copy. Reprinting in a different format. 2 cop. 1939?

Scope and Content Note

illus., fold. color map, 23 cm. With illustrative drawings rather than photographs
Box 88, Folder 15

Another copy. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Wrappers salmon, rather than light brown; or were others faded
 

General .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 1

Sale / development of large rancho properties. Newspaper clippings. 1912 - 1965

Box 86, Folder 2

Rancho life. Clippings.

Box 87, Folder 1

Letters from the Bancroft Library concerning Mexican land grant records. 1962, 1971

Scope and Content Note

4 items, 4 pcs
Box 87, Folder 10

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

13 leaves. Holograph. 1 leaf not in WWR's hand
Box 87, Folder 11

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

42 leaves. Holograph
Box 87, Folder 24

WWR's and IBR's holograph lists of California ranchos. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

2 notebooks
Box 87, Folder 25

WWR: The Ranchos of California. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

50 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 87, Folder 26

WWR: The Ranchos of California. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

51 leaves. Typescript
Box 87, Folder 27

WWR: The Ranchos of California. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

51 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections
Box 87, Folder 28

WWR: The Ranchos of California. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

51 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 88, Folder 1

[Ranchos by county]. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

99 leaves. Typescript (carbon). A draft of previous rancho lists?
Box 88, Folder 2

[Notes on ranchos: grantees, histories, etc]. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

87 leaves. Holograph
Box 88, Folder 3

[Notes on ranchos: grantees, histories, etc]. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

300 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections (photocopy). Note cards of WWR now photocopied; cards disposed of except for those in following folder
Box 88, Folder 4

[Notes on ranchos: grantees, histories, etc] Not used for lists?. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

On note cards. Typescript with holograph corrections
Box 88, Folder 5

[Notes on ranchos: grantees, histories, etc]. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

On note cards. Typescript with extensive holograph corrections. Samples kept to show WWR's working method, and for exhibit purposes
 

Highlights on Romance of the Ranchos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 88, Folder 16

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

25 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Note on first leaf: L. Otis
 

Ranchos, Los Angeles County .

 

Aguaje de Centinela .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 3

Newspaper clipping. 1950

Box 87, Folder 2

Correspondence and notes. 1965

Scope and Content Note

3 items, 3 pcs. Ella Cole to WWR. Mimeographed letter from Elizabeth Carr to Ella Cole. Information about owners of the ranchos before Daniel Freeman WWR's notes
 

Boca de Santa Monica .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 4

Magazine clipping. 1948 Oct

 

El Escorpion .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 5

Newspaper clippings. 1957 - 1958

Box 87, Folder 12

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

La Brea .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 6

Newspaper clipping. 1962

 

La Puente .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 7

Newspaper clippings. 1949 - 1950

 

Los Alamitos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 8

Letters from Katherine B. Hotchkis. 1964 and no date

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 86, Folder 9

Bixby, Katharine Hotchkis. Rancho Los Alamitos. Balboa, California, 1964. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. Enclosures to above. Verso title page: For W.W. Robinson, the indisputable authority on Southern California history, Katherine Bixby Hotchkis
Box 86, Folder 10

Printed ephemera. 1964

Scope and Content Note

Postcard, printed brochure with map, etc
Box 86, Folder 11

Newspaper clippings. 1964, 1966

 

Los Cerritos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 12

Note from Alice Titus, enclosing brochure. 1955

Scope and Content Note

Los Cerritos Rancho House
 

Los Coyotes .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 13

Newspaper clippings. 1945

 

Los Feliz .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 14

Newspaper clippings. 1949

Box 87, Folder 3

Letters. 1946

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
 

Los Nietos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 4

Letter to WWR from A.L. Rhodes. 1935

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Los Nietos and Santa Gertrudes Rancho Section of los Nietos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 15

Newspaper clipping. 1956 Apr

 

Los Palos Verdes .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 16

Newspaper clipping. 1955 and no date

Box 87, Folder 14

2/22 Patents [Report of survey of Rancho Los Palos Verdes]. Copy. 1880

Scope and Content Note

25 leaves. Typescript
Box 87, Folder 15

Proceedings leading up to confirmation of Rancho Los Palos Verdes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph
 

Potrero de Felipe Lugo .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 17

Newspaper clippings. 1949, no date

 

Providencia .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 13

WWR's holograph notes. No dates / variuos dates

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

Rincon de los Bueyes .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 18

Romance of a rancho. In: The Beverly Hills Citizen. 1939 Jun 23

Scope and Content Note

Features, v. 17 no. 2, p. [1], 6. Article is unsigned, but note gives credit to W.W. Robinson, among others
 

Rodeo de las Aguas .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 19

The story of El Rancho Rodeo de las Aguas. In: The Southland Federal news. 1953 Oct

 

San Antonio .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 20

Program for the marking of the historic Casa de Rancho San Antonio. 1946 Mar

Box 87, Folder 5

Letters from WWR to A.J. Gray.

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs. Give brief history of rancho
 

San Jose .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 21

Newspaper clipping. 1938

 

San Jose de Buenos Ayres .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 22

[Rancho histories] In: Westwood Hills Press. 1947 Apr 17

Scope and Content Note

Contains: The story of the Spanish ranchos by Florence Backus; and Westwood Hills eulogized by late poet laureate John Steven McGroaty
 

San Pedro .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 23

Newspaper clipping. No date

 

San Rafael .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 24

Newspaper clipping. 1929

Box 87, Folder 16

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Holograph
Box 87, Folder 17

Copies of documents. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Simi .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 25

Outlaws of Santa Susana Pass. 1953 Apr 1 (no. 4) and 1954 Oct 15 (no. 6)

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographed newsletters with articles on topics concerned with Rancho Simi
Box 86, Folder 26

Photograph of Camulos chapel. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Removed from previous publication
Box 87, Folder 6

Letter to WWR from Florence ____. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Ranchos, Riverside County .

 

General .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 27

Casa Loma. Newspaper clipping. 1962

 

Santa Rosa .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 28

Clipping. 1949 Jan

 

Ranchos, San Diego County .

 

General .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 29

[Histories] In: The southern California rancher. 1941 - 1966

Scope and Content Note

Histories of various ranches and ranchos
 

Ranchos, San Francisco County .

 

San Francisco Bay Ranchos .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 86, Folder 30

Booklist marked by WWR. No date

 

Ranchos, Santa Barbara County .

 

General .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 7

Correspondence. 1965 Oct, 1966 May - Jun

Scope and Content Note

4 items, 5 pcs. Also WWR's notes from envelope. Includes letter from: Don Meadows
Box 88, Folder 6

WWR's notes. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Holograph
Box 88, Folder 7

Index cards of ranchos. No dates / various dates

Scope and Content Note

44 pieces. Holograph
 

Ranchos, Ventura County .

 

San Francisco .

 

Publications / articles .

Box 87, Folder 8

WWR's letters to Phil Townsend Hanna and R.W. Gray. 1949 Jul

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
 

Robinson, Irene Bowen .

 

IV. Juvenile Books and Stories .

 

General .

 

post publication material .

Box 130, Folder 25

Kern County Book Fair correspondence. 1963

 

Robinson, Irene Bowen. Papers: personal and art related .

 

Art .

 

Artists' Protest Exhibition .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 6

Copy / Copies. 1945

Scope and Content Note

Protests selection policies for L.A. County Museum's 1st Biennial Exhibition of Drawings, 1945. Includes - Ernst, Dorthea Tanning, Lipchitz, Zadkine
 

California Art Club .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 7

Copy / Copies. 1924 -1939

Scope and Content Note

no. 15-18, 20-24, 26-27 and California Art Club , opening exhibition - Barnsdale Park, 1927.
 

California State Fair .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 8

Copy / Copies. 1929, 1933 - 1935

 

California Water Color Society .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 9

Copy / Copies. 1926 - 1956

Scope and Content Note

Pasadena Art Institute, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Los Angeles County Museum
Box 131, Folder 10

Copy / Copies. No date

Scope and Content Note

Exhbition and Sale of water colors May 5th to 31st
Box 131, Folder 11

Copy / Copies. 1929

Box 131, Folder 12

Copy / Copies. 1939 - 1940, 1944, 1946, 1948

Box 131, Folder 13

Copy / Copies. 1934

 

Chaffey, Ontario, California .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 14

Copy / Copies. 1942, 1944 - 1945

Scope and Content Note

no. 2, 4 - 5
 

Christmas Cards .

 

Samples .

Box 132, Folder 31

Some with names of others. No dates

Scope and Content Note

Fay and Lawrence Clark Powell, etc
 

City of Los Angeles Art Exhibition .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 15

Copy / Copies. 1948 - 1951

Scope and Content Note

no. 4 - 7
 

Ebell Salon of Art .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 16

Copy / Copies. 1930 - 1950 (inclusive)

Scope and Content Note

no. 1 -
 

Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 30

Copy / Copies. 1926 - 1940

Scope and Content Note

no. 1 - 3, 5 - 8, 11 - 12
 

Fine Arts Society of San Diego, California .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 17

Copy / Copies. 1941

 

Foundation of Western Art .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 18

Copy / Copies. 1935 - 1937, 1941, 1942, 1944

Box 131, Folder 19

Copy / Copies. 1936 - 1939, 1943

 

Gardena High School .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 20

Copy / Copies. 1928, 1929 - 1930, 1934 - 1935, and no date

Scope and Content Note

no. 2 - 5, 7
 

General .

 

Exhibit material, etc .

Box 131, Folder 2

Bibliographical notes, catalog information. 1946, no date

Scope and Content Note

1946 is for exhibit at Glendale Public Library
 

General Materials .

 

Ephemera .

Box 131, Folder 1

Membership cards. 1947, 1971

 

Laguna Beach Art Association .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 21

Copy / Copies. 1928, 1929 - 1930, 1934 - 1935, and no date

 

Los Angeles Art Association .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 22

Copy / Copies. 1934

Scope and Content Note

no. 1
Box 131, Folder 23

Copy / Copies. 1941

 

Los Angeles County Fair .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 31

Copy / Copies. 1928, 1934, 1936-1939, 1948

Scope and Content Note

catalogues no. 7, 13, 15 and years 1937-1939, n.d.
 

Los Angeles County Museum .

 

Exhibit documentation .

Box 131, Folder 5

"The dove." Photograph. 1954

Scope and Content Note

Note on verso: honorable mention in watercolors
 

No subsubseries .

Box 131, Folder 29

Copy / Copies. 1943

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Brief biography and description of subjects and styles. No illus
 

Los Angeles Museum .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 24

Copy / Copies. 1927, 1928, 1930 - 1935, 1938

Box 131, Folder 25

Copy / Copies. 1940, 1945 and 1957

Scope and Content Note

no. 1, no. 17?, 20?
Box 131, Folder 26

Copy / Copies. 1938 February

Box 131, Folder 28

Copy / Copies. 1929

 

Los Angeles Museum of History and Science .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 131, Folder 27

Copy / Copies. 1922 - 1923, 1926

Scope and Content Note

no. 3 - 4, 7
 

Los Angeles Public Library .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 1

Copy / Copies. 1931, no date

 

Miscellaneous Sketches .

 

Samples .

Box 132, Folder 30

On tracing paper, etc. No dates

Scope and Content Note

Seemingly minor
 

National Orange Show .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 2

Copy / Copies. 1949, 1951, 1955

Scope and Content Note

no. 34, 36, 40
 

Palos Verdes Community Arts Association .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 3

Copy / Copies. No date

Scope and Content Note

no. 1
 

Palos Verdes Public Library and Art Gallery .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 4

Copy / Copies. 1930 - 1931

Scope and Content Note

no. 1 - 2
 

Pasadena Art Institute .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 5

Copy / Copies. 1930, 1932, Fall Opening - 1946 Oct

Scope and Content Note

no. 3, 5
 

Progressive Painters of Southern California .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 6

Copy / Copies. No date

Box 132, Folder 7

Copy / Copies. 1933

Box 132, Folder 8

Copy / Copies. 1933

Box 132, Folder 9

Copy / Copies. 1934

 

Santa Cruz Art League .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 10

Copy / Copies. Fifth and sixth annual, 1932 - 1933

 

Santa Paula Chamber of Commerce .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 11

Copy / Copies. 1943, 1948 - 1949

Scope and Content Note

no. 7, 12 - 13
 

Various Associations Catalog Each .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 12

Copy / Copies. 1935 - 1957

Scope and Content Note

Includes: Cannell & Chaffin, Glendale Art Association, Stendahl Galleries, San Francisco Museum of Art, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, etc
 

Various Associations Each Outside California .

 

Exhibit catalogs .

Box 132, Folder 13

Copy / Copies. ca. 1928 - 1950

Scope and Content Note

Includes: Arizona State Fair, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, St. Botolph Club (Boston), etc. Ca. 7 exhibits
 

Various Exhibits .

 

Exhibit materials .

Box 131, Folder 4

Lists of items. 1930, 1944, no dates

Scope and Content Note

Includes list of Jake Zeitlin show (1930) and Raymond and Raymond show (1944, with "sold" annotations)
 

Post exhibit material .

Box 132, Folder 14

Reviews. Clippings. 1927

Box 132, Folder 15

Reviews. Clippings. 1929

Box 132, Folder 16

Reviews. Clippings. 1930

Box 132, Folder 17

Reviews. Clippings. 1931

Box 132, Folder 18

Reviews. Clippings. 1932

Box 132, Folder 19

Reviews. Clippings. 1933 - 1936

Box 132, Folder 20

Reviews. Clippings. 1940 - 1942

Box 132, Folder 21

Reviews. Clippings. 1943

Scope and Content Note

2 items. Los Angeles County Museum of Art one woman show
Box 132, Folder 22

Reviews. Clippings. 1944

Box 132, Folder 24

Reviews. Clippings. 1944

Scope and Content Note

Raymond & Raymond Galleries (Beverly Hills). One woman show
Box 132, Folder 25

Reviews. Clippings. 1945

Box 132, Folder 26

Reviews. Clippings. 1946 - 1947

Box 132, Folder 27

Reviews. Clippings. 1948

Box 132, Folder 28

Reviews. Clippings. 1950, 1954, 1959

Box 132, Folder 29

Reviews. Clippings. No dates

Scope and Content Note

An extensive file
 

Pre and post exhibit materials .

Box 131, Folder 3

Correspondence. 1927 - 1954 (inclusive), 1961, 1971, no date

Scope and Content Note

Thanking for exhibits, enclosing prize money and certificates, invoices for photo coloring for T.I.t. (1961), etc
 

Pre exhibit material .

Box 132, Folder 23

Invitations, etc. 1944

Scope and Content Note

Raymond & Raymond Galleries (Beverly Hills). One woman show
 

Biographical .

 

IBR and WWR Marriage .

 

Event .

Box 130, Folder 1

Clippings. 1923

Scope and Content Note

Will Robinson claims bride; former Riverside man weds Los Angeles girl at home ceremony, etc
 

IBR Personally .

 

Business .

Box 130, Folder 2

Receipts, etc. No dates

 

Correspondence .

Box 130, Folder 4

Cards received. No dates

Box 130, Folder 5

Letters received, miscellaneous. 1963, no dates

Box 130, Folder 6

Letters from Grace Everett and [Jeanne] Everett. 1964, no date (ca. 1961 - 1966?)

Box 130, Folder 7

Enclosures of poems from Grace Everett, kept by IBR. 1961, 1962, no date

Box 130, Folder 8

Jottings. No dates

 

General .

Box 130, Folder 3

Clippings saved, etc. No dates

Scope and Content Note

Includes Drury College bulletin (1929), Heath Stoneware brochure, Van Keppel - Green
 

Sister .

Box 130, Folder 9

Material relating to Bess Bowen. f.1 of 2. 1950, no dates

Scope and Content Note

Letters received, etc
Box 130, Folder 10

Material relating to Bess Bowen. f.2 of 2. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Address books
 

IBR's Illustrations .

 

For Children's Stories not by WWR .

 

Post publication material .

Box 130, Folder 13

Clippings. 1938, 1941, 1942

 

IV. Juvenile Books and Stories .

 

Beast of the Tar Pits .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 130, Folder 16

Copy of talk [incomplete], unclear if only by WWR. 193_

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections. Corrections seemingly in IBR's hand
 

Career in General .

 

Post publication material .

Box 130, Folder 15

Interview with WWR and IBR. Late 1930s?

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript (fire damaged). Lines reconstructed by dl (typescript in folder)
 

General .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 130, Folder 17

Talk. 1940s?

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript with holograph additions. Primarily by WWR?
Box 130, Folder 18

Irene Robinson's drawings for children [sic] books; by WWR. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. 2 cop. Typescript and typescript (carbon)
Box 130, Folder 19

Mock up of On the farm (no illus). No date

Box 130, Folder 20

List of books. No date

Box 130, Folder 21

W. W. and Irene B. Robinson; and another list. 1948

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). Copy of biographical material sent in this year for Junior book of authors
 

Post publication material .

Box 130, Folder 11

Statements about books, etc. No date / various dates

Box 130, Folder 12

Fan letter, notes. 1947, no date

Box 130, Folder 14

The Robinsons: their literature, their art; by Perry Worden. Clipping from Pasadena Star - News, Saturday, November 5, 1938, p. 8. 1938

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 130, Folder 22

Long Beach Public Library exhibit correspondence. 1947

Box 130, Folder 23

Long Beach clippings. No date / various dates

Box 130, Folder 24

Culver City PTA clippings. 1960

Box 130, Folder 26

Southern California Council on Literature for Children and Young People. Kern County Book Fair correspondence and ephemera. 1963

Scope and Content Note

WWR and IBR awarded for Distinguished contribution to the field of children's literature by the Council
Box 130, Folder 27

Kern County Book Fair clippings. 1963

Box 130, Folder 28

Miscellaneous book fair publicity and correspondence. 1964, 1971, no date

Box 130, Folder 29

Miscellaneous talks, book fair clipping(s). 1951, 1956, no date

Box 130, Folder 30

Ward Ritchie list, etc. 1960s

 

Writings .

 

General .

 

Title(s) unknown .

 

Research / publication material - photographs .

Box 122, Folder 1

Burbank Disney Studios. No date / various dates

 

Unpublished .

 

The Land and the People .

 

Research / publication material - photographs .

Box 123, Folder 1

Early documents and advertisements. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Photographs, photostats
Box 123, Folder 2

Early desk, unidentified. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 3

Interior 1906. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Same desks identified by WWR as 1906 and 1912
Box 123, Folder 4

Senator Thompson's desk 1912. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 5

W.A. Allen's desk 1912. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 6

Early building, unidentified. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 7

Map Dept 1912. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 8

NW Old Franklyn (now Court) and New High building. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 9

NE Old Franklyn and New High building. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 10

NW Temple and New High building. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 11

Archives vault 1906. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

See also oversize box _____
Box 123, Folder 12

Spring Street. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Pre, during, and post construction
Box 123, Folder 13

Spring Street brochure for opening. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Also negative of cut
Box 123, Folder 14

Staff - parties. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 15

Dale Grant. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 16

Other branches - Ventura. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 17

Other branches - San Bernardino. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 18

Other branches - San Diego. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 19

Other branches - San Francisco. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 20

Other branches - Stockton area?. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 21

Other branches - Ventura. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 22

Other branches - Santa Barbara. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 23

Other branches - Las Vegas, NE. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 24

Other branches - Portland, OR. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc
Box 123, Folder 25

Other branches - Seattle WA. No date / various dates

Box 123, Folder 26

Other branches - Waikiki, Guam. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Staff, area photos, etc. Also other Hawaii locations
Box 124, Folder 1

Staff - 60th anniversary mats and prints of founders. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 2

Staff - early, not all identified. f.1 of 2. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 3

Staff - early, not all identified. f.2 of 2. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 4

Staff - early photos and memorabilia. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 5

Staff - O.F. Brant 1893. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 6

Staff - 1890s. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 7

Staff - 1900s. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Many on mounts
Box 124, Folder 8

Staff - 1910s. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 9

Staff - WW I. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 10

Staff - 1920s. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 11

Staff - 1930s. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 12

Staff - 1940s, 1950s. No date / various dates

Box 124, Folder 13

Staff - Loebbecke, Ernest. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

See also oversize Box ____
Box 125, Folder 1

60th Anniversary (T.I. Buildings 1893 - 1954) printing blocks, metal printing plates images of William H. Allen, Jr., O. F. Brant, and O.P. Clark. Christmas card woodblock.. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

7 items. Used in Panorama and 1954 Annual Reports.[Shoe box size]
 

Writings: arranged according to the Hicks bibliography .

 

About WWR .

 

Hicks Bibliography .

 

Publication material - photographs .

Box 121, Folder 24

Covers of WWR works. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Other Hicks photographs filed with Biographical photographs. Search by "Hicks" in Notes
 

I. Books and Pamphlets .

 

Bombs and Bribery .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) not used .

Box 121, Folder 8

Times building dynamiting. No date / various dates

 

Fabulous San Fernando Valley .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 6

Statue in Mission courtyard. No date / various dates

 

Lawyers of Los Angeles .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 3

Bas relief of courthouse. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Used as basis for title page vignette
 

Los Angeles from the Days of the Pueblo .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 4

The sculpture of figure of Father Junipero Serra (10). No date / various dates

 

Panorama .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) not used .

Box 121, Folder 2

Santa Barbara Mission. No date / various dates

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 1

"When the party crossed (5). No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Also in: ________
 

Santa Catalina .

 

Publication materials .

Box 126, Folder 1

Printing plates. Drawings by Irene B. Robinson.. 1941

Scope and Content Note

9 printing blocks.
 

The Changing Scene .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 7

When the two - story Arcadia Block (Coronoel). No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Cropped photo filed with: Panorama
 

II. Calendar Booklets .

 

The Story of Kern County .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 20

[List]. No date / various dates

 

The Story of Kern County (Not Used) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 21

[List]. No date / various dates

 

The Story of Riverside County .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) not used .

Box 121, Folder 17

Easter pageant. No date / various dates

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 16

Oranges and snow. No date / various dates

 

The Story of Riverside County (Not Used) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) not used .

Box 121, Folder 18

Business announcements, etc. No date / various dates

 

The Story of San Bernardino County (Not Used) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 19

Most without captions, includes several resort photographs and one photograph of the Hotel California (ca. 1950s?). No date / various dates

 

The Story of San Luis Obispo County .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 14

[List]. No date / various dates

 

The Story of San Luis Obispo County (Not Used) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 15

[List]. No date / various dates

 

The Story of the San Fernando Valley .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 9

Don Pio Pico (13). No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Filed with: Also in:
 

The Story of the San Fernando Valley (Not Used, with Captions) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 10

Disney Studios, Burbank. No date / various dates

 

The Story of the San Fernando Valley (Not Used, Without Captions) .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 12

Primarily freeways, shots of businesses, parks, etc. No date / various dates

 

The Story of Ventura County .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 13

San Buena Ventura (photograph of bird's eye map). No date / various dates

 

IV. Juvenile Books and Stories .

 

The Key to Los Angeles .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 22

The Silver Lake district (33). No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Filed with: Panorama
Box 121, Folder 23

Los Angeles Today. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

California division of highways
 

Writings: The Land and the People (history of T.I.T.) .

 

II. Calendar Booklets .

 

The Story of the San Fernando Valley .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 11

Rojerio, Indian chorister and silversmith at San Fernando Mission. 1898

Scope and Content Note

Mission San Fernando, Rojirio, the Mission Chorista, gather the first of the cactus for food. He was 119 years old at the time of the picture, July 1898
 

Southern California .

 

Tide lands .

 

Newspaper clippings .

Box 129, Folder 33

. 1930 - 1970

Scope and Content Note

Tide lands
Box 129, Folder 34

. 1930 - 1970

Scope and Content Note

Tide lands
 

Unpublished writings .

 

Los Angeles from the Days of the Pueblo .

 

Research / publication material - photograph(s) used .

Box 121, Folder 5

Sonora Town or lower Los Angeles, looking north. No date / various dates

Scope and Content Note

Photographic negative
 

The Land and the People .

 

Automation .

Box 60, Folder 12

Magazine clippings and memeographed materials. 1964 - 1965, and no date

Box 60, Folder 13

Newspaper clippings. 1963 - 1964, and no date

 

Brochures: history, etc .

Box 61, Folder 6

Title insurance is a necessity because it protects you . 1895?

Scope and Content Note

28 p. On cover: Safe business methods
Box 61, Folder 7

Title insurance: questions and answers of importance to the owner of a home. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Also letter from Anne Kerckhoff (1952)
Box 61, Folder 8

The Title Insurance and Trust Company of Los Angeles, cor. Franklin & New High Sts. 1903

Scope and Content Note

Unpaged, illus
Box 61, Folder 9

Title insurance. No date

Scope and Content Note

Unpaged
Box 61, Folder 10

Title services of Title Insurance and Trust Company. 1954 and 1960

Box 61, Folder 11

Evidences of title of Title Insurance and Trust Company, Los Angeles, California. 1928

Scope and Content Note

49 p
Box 61, Folder 12

Title Insurance and Trust Company manual of information. 1929?

Scope and Content Note

12 p. 2 cop
Box 61, Folder 14

Title insurance. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 p. 2 cop (different wrappers)
Box 61, Folder 15

Welcome to Title Insurance and Trust Company statewide title service. ca. 1962

Scope and Content Note

[A folder containing brochures, including Title Services of Title Insurance and Trust Company]
Box 61, Folder 16

Leaflets, cards, etc. giving policy information, schedules of fees, etc. 1963 and no date

Box 61, Folder 17

Booklets, brochures, leaflets from other title companies. No date

Box 61, Folder 18

Brochures on land measurements. No date

Box 61, Folder 19

Title Insurance and Trust Company, Spring Street at Fifth. No date

Scope and Content Note

21 p. Illus. 2 cop. Also note from WWR. WWR's note: this gives a history of TI & departments
Box 61, Folder 20

Title Insurance and Trust Company management conference proceedings. 1963 Feb

Box 61, Folder 21

Capitalizing on profit opportunities, Title Insurance and Trust Company. 1952 Aug

Scope and Content Note

Prepared by McKinsey & Company, management consultants. Various pagings
Box 61, Folder 22

Brochures, advertisement, and news release from WWR about postwar services. No date

 

Employee benefits .

Box 64, Folder 2

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Holograph
Box 64, Folder 3

Memos. 1955 - 1956

Scope and Content Note

Typescript (carbon and mimeograph)
Box 64, Folder 4

The tip - off [orientation brochures]. 1946 and 1949

Box 64, Folder 5

T.I. is your business. [Orientation brochures]. 1954 and no date

Box 64, Folder 6

Hospital, surgical, and medical insurance. 2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). Typescript (carbon) with tipped - on & WWR's holograph corrections. Another copy, with minor differences in holograph corrections
Box 64, Folder 7

Group life insurance. 2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves total. Typescript (carbon) . Typescript (carbon) with WWR's holograph corrections. Another copy. Typescript, incorporating corrections. Another copy. Carbon typescript
Box 64, Folder 8

Insurance plan brochures. 1953

Box 64, Folder 9

Sample policies. No date

Box 64, Folder 10

Profit sharing reports and brochure. 1962 and no date

Box 64, Folder 11

Employee profit sharing and benefit plan of Title Insurance and Trust Company as amended. 1955

Box 64, Folder 12

If called into the service. No date

Box 64, Folder 13

Schedule of amounts for retired employees. No date

Box 64, Folder 14

Employee training and benefits. Speeches, brochures from other companies. 1955 and no date

Box 64, Folder 15

Employee training and benefits. Speeches, brochures from other companies. 1955 and no date

 

Employee newsletters .

Box 64, Folder 16

The T.I. news. 1928 Jan

Scope and Content Note

v. 1 no. 1. A bulletin published each month by Title Insurance and Trust Company
Box 64, Folder 17

The T.I. news. Anniversary number. 1929 Jan

Scope and Content Note

Marked by WWR: information about W.W. Powell
 

Employee newsletters, etc .

Box 64, Folder 18

Sam the searcher .. 1951 Dec

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. Excerpts of humorous fillers from T 'n' T
 

Employee training .

Box 64, Folder 1

The education and training of title company employees. 1953?

 

Employees .

Box 64, Folder 19

Roster. 1919 May 1

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves total. Typescript (carbon) and typescript
Box 64, Folder 20

Biographical notes. 1962 - 1964 and no date

Scope and Content Note

Holograph, typescript (various reproductions). Several are WWR's or others' copies of information
Box 64, Folder 21

Biographies. Clippings from and issues of magazines, etc. 1943, 1963 - 1964 and no date

Box 64, Folder 22

Biographies. Newspaper clippings. 1920s - 1960s

Box 64, Folder 23

Memorabilia, primarily certificates to Ernest Loebbecke. 1914, 1955, and 1962 - 1963

Scope and Content Note

1914 item addressed to Charles F. Lummis: Second annual Harvard - Yale - Princeton outing. One secretary of occasion: Wilbur Bassett, T. I. Bldg
 

Manuscript chapters .

Box 68, Folder 8

1. Pushed by a panic. No date

Scope and Content Note

104 leaves total. Following chapter folders will contain: drafts by WWR (Pica type) and copies by typist and photocopies. Varying holograph and paste-on corrections
Box 68, Folder 9

2. Open for business. No date

Scope and Content Note

37 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 10

3. Insuring the property owner. No date

Scope and Content Note

26 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 11

5. The rise of the escrow. No date

Scope and Content Note

52 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 12

6. Squatters on the land. No date

Scope and Content Note

35 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 13

7. Subdividing the land. No date

Scope and Content Note

30 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 14

8. The threat of the Torrens Title. No date

Scope and Content Note

45 leaves total
Box 68, Folder 15

9. The challenge of the real estate cycle. No date

Scope and Content Note

94 leaves
Box 69, Folder 1

10. The boom of the twenties. No date

Scope and Content Note

73 leaves total
Box 69, Folder 2

11. Depression. No date

Scope and Content Note

70 leaves total
Box 69, Folder 3

12. The expansive forties. No date

Scope and Content Note

81 leaves total
Box 69, Folder 4

13. Statewide. No date

Scope and Content Note

72 leaves
Box 69, Folder 5

14. In the eyes of the public. No date

Scope and Content Note

105 leaves total
Box 69, Folder 6

15. The inside story. No date

Scope and Content Note

62 leaves
Box 69, Folder 7

16. Spanning the nation. No date

Scope and Content Note

86 leaves
Box 69, Folder 8

17. The setup. No date

Scope and Content Note

31 leaves
Box 69, Folder 9

18. History is T.I.'s business. No date

Scope and Content Note

55 leaves
Box 69, Folder 10

19. Automated world. No date

Scope and Content Note

60 leaves total
Box 69, Folder 11

20. Land and the people. No date

Scope and Content Note

65 leaves total
 

Manuscript material .

Box 66, Folder 12

Correspondence about payment. 1962 - 1963

Scope and Content Note

3 items, 4 pcs
Box 66, Folder 13

Methodology. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript and holograph
Box 66, Folder 14

WWR's memos and story outline. 1948

Scope and Content Note

6 pcs
Box 66, Folder 15

The history of T.I. - a few personal thoughts. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Carbon typescript with holograph corrections
Box 66, Folder 16

Correspondence with readers of chapter manuscripts, etc. 1963 - 1964

Scope and Content Note

24 items, 33 pcs. Includes list of these readers
Box 66, Folder 17

Original forward and outline of chapters (plus some comment). 1963

Scope and Content Note

9 pcs
Box 66, Folder 18

Comments from reading. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 66, Folder 19

Correspondence with Carroll R. West. 1964 - 1965

Scope and Content Note

7 items, 9 pcs
Box 66, Folder 20

Working outline. No date

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves. Carbon typescript ext. hol. and paste-on corrs. Another working outline. Carbon typescript with minor holograph corrections
Box 66, Folder 21

Outlines. Typescript (photocopies). No date

Scope and Content Note

4 copies. 1 copy has extensive holograph corrections
Box 66, Folder 22

Foreword. Six versions. Carbon typescript with holograph corrections. In format like chapters themselves, below. No date

Box 66, Folder 23

Manuscript with no chapter designations. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Holograph and typescript
Box 66, Folder 24

Chapter manuscripts. Incomplete. No date

Scope and Content Note

87 leaves
Box 67, Folder 1

Title to the land. No date

Scope and Content Note

[101] leaves. Typescript with minor holograph correction. Chapters paged separately
Box 67, Folder 2

Title to the land. No date

Scope and Content Note

[133] leaves. Typescript (carbon). Chapter paged separately
Box 67, Folder 3

Typescript, typescript (carbon and photocopy) with holograph corrections. 1964 July 31

Scope and Content Note

[237] leaves. Chapters paged separately. Foreword dated in typescript: July 31, 1964. "Final version"
Box 67, Folder 4

Typescript (photocopy). 1964 Sep 1

Scope and Content Note

iii, 255 [6], Notes [1], Index [1] leaves. Foreword dated 9/1/64. "Final version"
Box 68, Folder 1

The land and the people. No date

Scope and Content Note

iii, 255, [6], Notes [7], Index [1] leaves. Typescript (photocopy). Foreword corrected to: January 1 1965. Cover letter from Marvin C. Diefendorf to WWR, 1966 Jan 20. 1 item, 1 pc
Box 68, Folder 2

Typescript (carbon) and photocopy. No date

Scope and Content Note

iii, 255 [6], Notes [6], Index [1] leaves. With holograph and paste - on corrections. Foreword dated September 1, 1964 and corrected in holograph to October 15; then January 1, 1965
Box 68, Folder 3

Typescript (carbon) included with preceding copy. No date

Scope and Content Note

[7] leaves. Changes to go into final ms., description of photos, etc
Box 68, Folder 4

Acknowledgement and sources. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections
Box 68, Folder 5

Notes. 1965 Mar 24 and no date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections (photocopy). Notes. [7] leaves. Carbon typescript incorporating changes. With WWR's note: Final
Box 68, Folder 6

T.I. History [notes for photographs]. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 68, Folder 7

Various correction pages. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections
 

Public relations .

Box 60, Folder 14

Theory. Magazine articles and brochures. 1927, 1943, and 1951

Box 60, Folder 15

Corporate histories, corporate public relations. Clippings. 1962 - 1963, and no date

Box 60, Folder 16

Corporate history sample [Fiduciary Trust Company of New York]. 1941

Box 60, Folder 17

Advertisement layout and design. Magazine clippings. 1945

Box 60, Folder 18

Institutional advertising, most using historical details. Clippings. 1943, 1945, 1964 and no date

Box 60, Folder 19

Typed copy for T.I. advertisement. No date

Box 60, Folder 20

Proofs for T.I. advertisements, some with WWR's holograph corrections. No date

Box 60, Folder 21

Advertisements. Newspaper clippings. 1943 - 1944, and no date

Box 60, Folder 22

Advertisements. Newspaper clippings. 1929, 1938, 1963 and no date

Box 60, Folder 23

Proofs for T.I. advertisements using incidents in California history. No date

Scope and Content Note

Advertisements begin: Ranchos become cities [Long Beach, Pasadena, Culver City, Santa Monica, Whittier, Huntington Park]
Box 60, Folder 24

Advertisements using incidents in California history. Newspaper clippings. 1946, 1947 and no date

Box 60, Folder 25

Advertisements for Romance of the ranchos. No date

Box 60, Folder 26

Tours. Mimeographed memos. 1962 and no date

Box 60, Folder 27

This is my land (film). No date

Scope and Content Note

Ephemera
Box 60, Folder 28

Photographs. Letters. 1936

Scope and Content Note

3 items, 5 pcs
Box 60, Folder 29

Speakers bureau. Brochure. No date

Box 60, Folder 30

Illustration used for T.I. convention display. No date

Scope and Content Note

Cf. T 'n' T no. _____
Box 60, Folder 31

Title insurance map of the United States. No date

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy
Box 60, Folder 32

Remember when? and Cattle brands brochures. No date

Scope and Content Note

Remember when? quotes W.W. Robinson, Clerk of the Council, 1879
Box 60, Folder 33

Early days in Los Angeles. [1945]

Scope and Content Note

Mentions W.W. Robinson (1895)
Box 60, Folder 34

Correspondence, enclosing reminiscences, etc. No date

Box 60, Folder 35

Letter to WWR. 1960 Jan 7

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. Encloses new brochure; thanks him for copy of San Fernando Valley brochure
Box 60, Folder 36

[Reminiscences of W.H. Anderson] In: Independent review. 1945 Sep 4

Scope and Content Note

v. 11 no. 43. Sent after listening to Romance of the ranchos
Box 60, Folder 37

Romance of the ranchos article. In: Radio life. 1947 Dec

Scope and Content Note

Photograph of WWR: p. 33
 

Reseach material - Washington Title Insurance Company .

Box 62, Folder 31

Correspondence. 1963 Jan and Apr

Scope and Content Note

4 items, 7 pcs
 

Research interviews - Arnold (?) Haskell .

Box 65, Folder 19

Haskell interview 3/6/63. 1963

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Bernard Vollmer .

Box 65, Folder 43

Interview with Bernard Vollmer. 1948 May 17

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript with hol. corr. and carbon. Typescript with holograph corrections. Another copy: carbon typescript with holograph corrections
 

Research interviews - Carroll West .

Box 65, Folder 51

Untitled. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Charles L. Eager .

Box 65, Folder 13

Interviews. 1947

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves total. Holograph and typescript. Holograph. Typescript with minor holograph markings. Together with these: 1 leaf holograph notes by WWR
 

Research interviews - Charles P. Squires .

Box 65, Folder 40

Charles P. Squires - (Las Vegas) interview. 1947 June 28

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Claire Commert .

Box 65, Folder 11

Claire Commert interview. 1963 Apr 25

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Earl Johnson .

Box 65, Folder 23

Change this? Excerpts from father's diary and interview. 1893 and 1948

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves total. Typescript . Typescript with holograph corrections. Another copy: carbon typescript with holograph corrections
 

Research interviews - Edward J. Carr .

Box 65, Folder 6

Interview. 1963 Nov 8

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves total. Holograph and typescript. Holograph. Vita. Typescript or printing of typescript (photocopy)
 

Research interviews - Ella Zeitlow .

Box 65, Folder 52

Interview with Ella Zeitlow (& Perc Warner). 1962 Dec 5

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Holograph - at the Dales Restaurant
 

Research interviews - Emma Grass .

Box 65, Folder 17

Emma Grass interview 2/13/63. 1963

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Ernest Loebbecke .

Box 65, Folder 26

4/9/64: interview with Ernest Loebbecke. 1964

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Gauldin .

Box 65, Folder 16

Gauldin interview 9/12/63. 1963

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - George Garber .

Box 65, Folder 15

Garber - 1/9/63. To George Garber. 1948

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript with holograph additions. Typescript with holograph additions
 

Research interviews - H.W. O'Melveny .

Box 65, Folder 29

Diary and WWR's notes about HWM. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves total. Holograph and typescript
 

Research interviews - Hale Warn .

Box 65, Folder 44

Interview. 1963 Oct 7

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Harold Bayly .

Box 65, Folder 5

2 interviews. 1962

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves total. Holograph, typescript, and photocopy
 

Research interviews - Herbert Allen .

Box 65, Folder 1

Interview with Allen. 1949, 1963 20

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves total. Holograph. Holograph. Herbert Allen. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Ivan Peters .

Box 65, Folder 32

Ivan Peters 2/20/64. 1964

Scope and Content Note

15 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - J.B. Webber .

Box 65, Folder 49

WWR's interview with J.B. Webber. 1947 Dec 3

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph markings by WWR
Box 65, Folder 50

Interview with J.B. Webber. 1948 Aug 17

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). Typescript with WWR's holograph markings and typescript (carbon)
 

Research interviews - J.H. Johnson .

Box 65, Folder 24

Interview with J.H. Johnson, May 13, 1948. 1948

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). Typescript with holograph corrections. Another copy: carbon typescript
 

Research interviews - Jack Crowley .

Box 65, Folder 12

Interview with Jack Crowley. 1963 Nov 4

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - James D. Macneil .

Box 65, Folder 28

[Interview]. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - John M. Fabing .

Box 65, Folder 14

Interview 3/5/48, John M. Fabing: early days of Otto Brant. 1948

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Mrs. O.P. Clark .

Box 65, Folder 8

Interview with Mrs. O.P. Clark. 1943 Jan 29

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves total. Holograph and typescript. Holograph. Interview with Mrs. O.P. Clark (relations between T.I. & T.C.). Typescript. Prepared from previous interview
Box 65, Folder 9

News release. 1943 Apr

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). [1 leaf WWR's hol. notes]. Carbon typescript
 

Research interviews - N.W. Thompson .

Box 65, Folder 41

[Miscellaneous information about T.I.]. 1942 Dec 31

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon) Also printed item. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections. Included: T.I.T. Statement of condition, 1942
Box 65, Folder 42

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

Research interviews - O.P. Clark .

Box 65, Folder 7

[Untitled]. No date

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves total. Holograph and typescript with WWR's corrections. Holograph notes by WWR. The Story of the man behind this signature [O.P. Clark]. Typescript with holograph corrections by WWR. Written by WWR?
 

Research interviews - P.J. Horsch .

Box 65, Folder 21

No title. 1943 and 1947

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves total. Holograph and typescript with hol. corrections
Box 65, Folder 22

Reports. 1930 Nov 17

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript. Typescript
 

Research interviews - P.W. Clark .

Box 65, Folder 10

Interview. 1948 May 3

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves total. Typescript and typescript carbon). Typescript with minor holograph markings. Another copy: carbon typescript with WWR's note: depression story
 

Research interviews - Paul A. Pflueger .

Box 65, Folder 33

Interview. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Pearl M. Lyng .

Box 65, Folder 27

Interview 7/18/63 Pearl M. Lyng. 1963

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Percy Warner .

Box 65, Folder 45

[Interview]. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript with holograph markings by WWR
Box 65, Folder 46

Per Percy Warner - 3/1/63. 1963

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 47

Interview with P.E. Warner. 1964

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Holograph. WWR's questions and notes from interview
 

Research interviews - Ralph Johnson .

Box 65, Folder 25

Interviews with Ralph Johnson, December 17, 1947. 1947

Scope and Content Note

[3] leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections. Typescript with holograph corrections
 

Research interviews - Rex Harlow .

Box 65, Folder 18

Interview with Rex Harlow on June 7, 1949. 1949

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Richard Haslett .

Box 65, Folder 20

Interview?. No date

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Spinner .

Box 65, Folder 39

Spinner interview 1/2/64. 1964

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

Research interviews - Stuart O'Melveny .

Box 65, Folder 30

Interviews. 1962 and no date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript with holograph corrections. Typescript with holograph corrections. S.O.M.'s recollections of James H. Shankland. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 31

Memo to WWR. Interview about, and clipping. 1946 - 1955

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Carbon typescript. Clipping from T 'n' T, concerning SOM's retirement
 

Research interviews - W.W. Powell .

Box 65, Folder 34

Notes on interview with WWP by WWR. 1945 December 20

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves total. Typescript [and carbon]
Box 65, Folder 35

Interview with WWP. 1947 December 9

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves total. Primarily typescript (carbon) with hol. corr. Typescript with holograph corrections. Another copy: carbon typescript
Box 65, Folder 36

Interview with W.W. Powell. 1948 April 30

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves total. Typescript with holograph corrections. 2 cop
Box 65, Folder 37

Odds & ends from conversation with Powell. 1949 February 14

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 38

News release concerning WWP's death. 1955

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - William C. Wattles .

Box 65, Folder 48

Interview with Wm. C. Wattles. 1963 Sep 30

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
 

Research interviews - William H. Allen, Jr .

Box 65, Folder 2

No title. 1930 Aug

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript . Typescript with minor holograph markings. Written by WWR?
Box 65, Folder 3

Letter and transcript. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Typescript and holograph (photocopy). Typescript and holograph (photocopy)
 

Research material .

Box 58, Folder 1

The insuring of titles on property. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 58, Folder 2

Insuring titles in land. No date

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections by WWR
Box 58, Folder 3

The business of insuring land titles. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves with WWR's holograph corrections. Could be notes / outline for and lecture
Box 58, Folder 4

Copy of Mr. H.W. O'Melveny's speech before the American Bar Convention 1935 meeting. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript. With minor holograph notation by WWR
Box 58, Folder 5

O'Melveny's speech . 1935

Scope and Content Note

[7] leaves. Typescript. Also WWR's holograph notes. 1 leaf. Another typing of preceding remarks
Box 58, Folder 6

Speech on working of title insurance; by W.W. Powell. 1921

Scope and Content Note

11 leaves. Typescript
Box 58, Folder 7

Title insurance. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript. With WWR's note: From, apparently, a mag. article
Box 58, Folder 8

Mexican land titles. No date

Scope and Content Note

14 leaves total. Holograph and typescript. Holograph notes in ____ with translations
Box 58, Folder 9

Torrens title. Articles, etc. 1943, 1947, and no date

Box 58, Folder 10

What protection is title insurance; by Lawrence L. Otis. 1927 and 1946

Scope and Content Note

10 p. 2 copies. 21 leaves. Reprint of an article. The community property problem; an address by Mr. Charles H. Brock
Box 58, Folder 11

The community property problem; an address by Mr. Charles H. Brock. 1927

Scope and Content Note

21 p
Box 58, Folder 12

Outline of land titles. Pt. 3. 1949?

Scope and Content Note

Various pagings. California Land Title Association
Box 58, Folder 13

Sources of title to land in California. Pt. 1. 1965

Scope and Content Note

Various pagings. Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust
Box 59, Folder 1

What is your market value? by Henry A. Porter. Los Angeles, Title Insurance and Trust. Par value 98 cents. 1929

Scope and Content Note

14 p
Box 59, Folder 2

Trust service brochures and pamphlets. 1924 - 1925, 1928, 1931, 1937, and 1945

Scope and Content Note

Various titles
Box 59, Folder 3

Probate brochures. No date

Box 59, Folder 4

Wills and deeds of trust, brochures from other companies. 1922, 1927, etc

Box 59, Folder 5

Tax brochures. No date

Box 59, Folder 6

Realty financing brochures. ca. 1960s

Box 59, Folder 7

WWR's notes on derivation of word, etc. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Holograph
Box 59, Folder 8

Promotion of the escrow department; by Allan Herrick. 1955 Apr 25 and no date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Other typed notes on escrow. Letter from Herrick to WWR
Box 59, Folder 9

Brochures about escrow. ca. 1930 - 1940

Box 59, Folder 10

Brochures about escrow. 1960, 1962

Box 59, Folder 11

Copies of T.I.T.'s Escrow news letter, published as a service to the escrow men and women of California [4 issues]. 1962 Nov, 1963 Jan, 1964 Jan, 1965 Jul and 1969 Oct

Scope and Content Note

Marked by WWR: 1964 and 1965
Box 59, Folder 12

T.I.T. escrow forms. No date

Box 59, Folder 13

Escrow manual; by Claire Cammert. 1962 Jul

Scope and Content Note

Various pagings
Box 59, Folder 14

Story of typical escrow currently handled at Title Insurance and Trust Company. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript Also: another copy. Typescript. Another copy. Carbon typescript. At head of title: Appendix
Box 59, Folder 15

Escrow ephemera, clippings. 1963 - 1964

Box 59, Folder 16

Subdivision clipping and statistics. 1950, 1963

Box 59, Folder 17

Subdivision information and procedure. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Mimeograph. Also: WWR's notes. 1 leaf. Holograph. Mimeograph. Also 1 leaf WWR's holograph notes
Box 59, Folder 18

The mortgage money market; by Willis R. Bryant. 1956

Scope and Content Note

19 [3] leaves. Typescript (mimeograph)
Box 59, Folder 19

Brochures from California Land Title Association. 1938, 1952, 1963, and no date

Scope and Content Note

Includes: newsletter, invitation to open house for move to offices on Wilshire Boulevard
Box 59, Folder 20

Building and loan company brochures. 1929 - 1930, and no date

Box 59, Folder 21

Aspects of title insurance. Newspaper clippings. 1949, 1962, 1965

Box 66, Folder 1

Correspondence. 1943, 1945 - 1948

Scope and Content Note

14 items, 16 pcs
Box 66, Folder 2

Correspondence with J.B. Webber. 1948 and no date

Scope and Content Note

7 items, 27 pcs. Includes extensive reminiscences, etc
Box 66, Folder 3

Correspondence with Ordway Tead. 1949

Scope and Content Note

4 items, 4 pcs
Box 66, Folder 4

Correspondence with Ernest Loebbecke and other officials. 1960 and 1962

Scope and Content Note

11 items, 12 pcs
Box 66, Folder 5

Correspondence. 1963 - 1966

Scope and Content Note

6 items, 8 pcs
Box 66, Folder 6

WWR's notes from various minutes. No date

Scope and Content Note

78 leaves. Holograph
Box 66, Folder 7

WWR's notes from readings, published sources. No date

Scope and Content Note

83 leaves. Holograph
Box 66, Folder 8

WWR's notes from various sources, including interviews. No date

Scope and Content Note

112 leaves. Primarily holograph
Box 66, Folder 9

WWR's notes on early history. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph
Box 66, Folder 10

WWR's notes on title companies. No date

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Holograph and typescript. On: Abstract and Title Insurance Company, and articles of incorporation of Title Insurance and Trust
Box 66, Folder 11

Real estate brochure. 1965 Jun

Scope and Content Note

Also: 1 leaf WWR's holograph notes
 

Research material - annual reports .

Box 57, Folder 37

No title. 1899

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy. Article from Los Angeles Times
Box 57, Folder 38

No title. 1947 - 1952

Box 57, Folder 39

No title. 1953 - 1957

Box 57, Folder 40

No title. 1958 - 1962

Box 57, Folder 41

No title. 1963 - 1964

 

Research material - Arriola, Bohn & Gayle, Guam .

Box 62, Folder 36

Letter (via Washington Title). 1963

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs. See photos
 

Research material - E.W. Sargent .

Box 65, Folder 80

Certificate of title, Los Angeles Title Insurance Co. 1891

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. WWR's note: This shows W.J. Williams connections with Sargent prior to TG
Box 65, Folder 81

Notes on Sargent. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph (not WWR)
Box 65, Folder 82

Story of the company. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript. Another version. 3 leaves. Typescript. These are by WWR?
Box 65, Folder 83

35th anniversary of TG. No date

Scope and Content Note

Typescript. Another copy. Carbon typescript. Also 1 leaf typescript and 1 leaf carbon typescript of unknown manuscript
Box 65, Folder 84

Payroll, Los Angeles Abstract Company. 1890 Dec

Scope and Content Note

Signed by O.F. Brant
 

Research material - First Montana Title Insurance Company .

Box 62, Folder 4

Correspondence. 1963 Feb

 

Research material - histories .

Box 57, Folder 20

Historical chart of Title Insurance and Trust Company; comp. by George A. Reimers. No date [after 1942]

Scope and Content Note

Several copies, as well as later organization charts
Box 57, Folder 21

Brief history of the Los Angeles Abstract Company and early history of the Title Insurance and Trust Company and of the writer's connection therewith; by Will L. Ramsey. 1916

Scope and Content Note

23 leaves. Carbon typescript
Box 57, Folder 22

T.I. Cavalcade. 1940

Scope and Content Note

Also WWR's notes. 3 leaves. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 23

T.I. Cavalcade. 1940

Scope and Content Note

Printed program
Box 57, Folder 24

T.I. Cavalcade. 1940

Scope and Content Note

Script. [41] leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 25

T.I. Cavalcade. 1940

Scope and Content Note

Script (another typing). 18 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 26

Untitled, beginning: The story of title insurance . 1941?

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves
Box 57, Folder 27

Letter and memos to / from M.B. Ogden. 1941 Jan - Feb, 1942 Dec

Box 57, Folder 28

[Ogden M.B.] History of Title Insurance and Trust. 1942

Scope and Content Note

32 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 29

[Ogden, M.B.] History of Title Insurance and Trust. 1942

Scope and Content Note

60 leaves. Another copy. Leaves 42 - 60 only
Box 57, Folder 30

50th anniversary? Untitled "cavalcade" script. No date

Scope and Content Note

11 leaves. Typescript. Seemingly incomplete
Box 57, Folder 31

Title Insurance and Trust Company celebrates 50th anniversary. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon). With minor holograph corrections in WWR's hand
Box 57, Folder 32

Reminders in connection with 50th anniversary T.I. & T. Co. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript. Another copy. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 33

WWR's sketches for 50th anniversary advertisements. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 34

60th anniversary. Newspaper clippings. 1952 - 1953

Box 57, Folder 35

Forty year history of title companies in Los Angeles, January 1887 - January 1927; by J.B. Webber. 1946

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 36

Information on General Title Insurance Company. No date

Scope and Content Note

With WWR's holograph notes: Duval, former employee of TI & T Co
 

Research material - Massachusetts Title Insurance Company .

Box 62, Folder 5

Letter. 1963 Feb

 

Research material - mergers .

Box 62, Folder 1

With Title Guarantee and Trust. Information to stockholders, [proof?] copies of agreement. 1942 Dec

Box 62, Folder 2

With other companies [clippings and mimeographed information]. 1948, 1961? and 1963

Box 62, Folder 3

With other companies. Newspaper clippings. 1965

 

Research material - Misc .

Box 61, Folder 1

Letters, memos to shareholders. 1953, 1956, 1958 and 1965

Box 61, Folder 2

Brochures to shareholders. 1944, 1958, and 1964

Box 61, Folder 3

Memo and printed information to shareholders. 1965

Scope and Content Note

Also WWR's notes. 2 leaves. Holograph
Box 61, Folder 4

Letters to customers. 1963 and no date

Box 61, Folder 5

Walker's manual information about TIT. 1932 and 1962

 

Research material - O.F. Brant - early manuscript .

Box 65, Folder 53

Memo from R.A. Brant to WWR. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
Box 65, Folder 54

History of the Brant family. 1922

Scope and Content Note

24 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Seemingly not by WWR
Box 65, Folder 55

O.F. Brant, empire builder of the southwest. 2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

78 leaves total. Typescript . Typescript and (cop. 2) typescript (carbon)
Box 65, Folder 56

Memo. 1948

Box 65, Folder 57

Brant and Chandler. Notes by David O. Brant. 1962

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 65, Folder 58

Brant house, etc. Notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 65, Folder 59

WWR's interview with W.H. Allen. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 60

Title to the land: the story of Title Insurance and Trust Company of Los Angeles. 1948?

Scope and Content Note

14 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Marked by WWR: To Robert Brant
Box 65, Folder 61

Early pleasures, per Mr. Robert Brant. 1943 Feb 5

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 62

WWR's holograph notes. 1947, etc

Scope and Content Note

24 leaves
Box 65, Folder 63

Letter from David Brant to Arnold Haskell. 1957 Oct

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. Copy. Marked by WWR: Tejon story
Box 65, Folder 64

Letter, Harrison Gray Otis to Brant. 1909 Nov

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 65

Brant. Early days at Title Insurance & Trust Co. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). 2 cop
Box 65, Folder 66

Confidential (for family only): the history of the Brant family. 1964

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Typescript . Typescript with holograph corrections
Box 65, Folder 67

[1 - page biography of O.F. Brant] Two versions. 1964 and no date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. With notes. With notes from DOB and WWR
Box 65, Folder 68

Correspondence about book about O.F. Brant. 1957 - 1959

Scope and Content Note

8 items, 9 pieces. Letters from W.P. Whitsett and Edwin Janss
Box 65, Folder 69

Interview with David O. Brant at home. 1962 Dec 6

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 70

David Brant. 1963 Jan 5

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 71

Interview with D.O. Brant. 1963 Jun 19

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 72

Interview with David O. Brant. 1958 Oct 6

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 65, Folder 73

Correspondence about files of O.F. Brant. 1958 and 1962

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 65, Folder 74

Note from David O. Brant, and letters from persons agreeing to be interviewed by WWR. 1963, no date

Scope and Content Note

4 items, 5 pcs
Box 65, Folder 75

Criticism of WWR's 1949 manuscript. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves.
Box 65, Folder 76

Letter, memo. 1950 and no date

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 65, Folder 77

Correspondence about the death of O.F. Brant. 1963

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 65, Folder 78

Notes about death of O.F. Brant. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves
Box 65, Folder 79

Letters from David O. Brant and others offering information. 1963 Jan - Feb

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 3 pcs
 

Research material - Pioneer T. I. and Trust Co., San Bernardino .

Box 62, Folder 6

Carbon of letter from WWR. 1948 Dec

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Research material - Pioneer T.I. and Trust Co., San Bernardino .

Box 62, Folder 7

Printed invitation to open house. 1959 Apr

 

Research material - Pioneer Title Insurance Company of Nevada .

Box 62, Folder 8

Letter from WWR. 1963 Jan

 

Research material - sources .

Box 56, Folder 1

Certificate of title. 1875

Box 56, Folder 2

Examination / certificates of title from various companies, e.g. Russell, Poor & Radley. 1880, 1886 - 1887, 1889, 1898, etc

Box 56, Folder 3

Abstract from The Abstract and Title Insurance Company. 1887

Box 56, Folder 4

Certificate of title. Johnson, Borden & Yorba. 1887

Box 56, Folder 5

Certificates of title. 1887 - 1889

Box 56, Folder 6

Old title documents donated 4/11/58 by George Gummerson. 1887 - 1928?

Box 56, Folder 7

Sample titles, etc. 1888, 1933

Box 56, Folder 8

Letter from Roland A. Kloess, enclosing 1888 abstract. 1950 Dec

Box 56, Folder 9

Photostats of certificate of title no. 1 issued by L.A. Abstract Co. on 9/2/89. 1989

Box 56, Folder 10

Photostats, title order no. 1 and first orders and certificates under name of Title Insurance and Trust Co. No date

Box 56, Folder 11

Order no. 1. 1931?

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript. From: T.I. news 1931 Dec. By WWR?
Box 56, Folder 12

Early certificates sent by E.A. Gregory. 1889 - 1890

Scope and Content Note

1953 Jan
Box 56, Folder 13

Early deed, mortgage, etc. 1889 - 1910

Box 56, Folder 14

Certificate of title. 1891

Scope and Content Note

Note by WWR: This shows W.J. Williams connections with Sargent prior to TG
Box 56, Folder 15

Certificate of title. 1892

Box 56, Folder 16

Samples of early certificates, escrow instructions, policies, etc. Historical material. 1895 - 1896 primarily

Scope and Content Note

From an envelope so labeled
Box 56, Folder 17

Title Insurance and Trust Company limited certificate. 1897

Box 56, Folder 18

Samples of early trust deeds. 1897

Box 56, Folder 19

Purchase of Rancho Rincon de los Bueyes property. 1900

Box 56, Folder 20

Early title insurance forms. No date

Box 56, Folder 21

Samples of checks and early checks. 1895, 1923, and no date

Box 56, Folder 22

Original check for $1,000,000 executed T G & T Co. 1895, 1923, and no date

Scope and Content Note

In favor of Baldwin estate. Also copy used for advertising
Box 56, Folder 23

Payroll, signed by O.F. Brant. Monies signed for by: N.W. Thompson, etc. 1890 Dec

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Also envelope with note. On Los Angeles Abstract Co. letterhead. Also: envelope with note saying "This is the way we used to get our cash." Uncertain if goes with this item
Box 57, Folder 1

Letter from C.G. Harrison. 1851 Aug

Scope and Content Note

1 folded leaf. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 2

Typescript copy (and carbon) of above letter. No date

Box 57, Folder 3

[Statements by and about E.W. Sargent. Copies]. 1890, 1895, 1925 [originals]

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves total. With WWR's notes. 1 leaf. Holograph. Concern Sargent's ouster from Los Angeles Abstract Company, etc
Box 57, Folder 4

Photostat copies of Sargent's 1890 letter. 1890

Box 57, Folder 5

Incorporation document (unsigned). 1893

Box 57, Folder 6

Typed copies of incorporation documents. 1893

Box 57, Folder 7

Incorporation. Newspaper clipping. 1943

Box 57, Folder 8

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 9

Typed notes about shareholders' (?) meeting. 1895

Box 57, Folder 10

Letter from O.P. Clark. 1893

Scope and Content Note

Photostat copies
Box 57, Folder 11

Typed excerpts from newspaper article. 1896

Scope and Content Note

Also WWR's notes. 2 leaves. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 12

T.I. home guards [WWI]. No date

Scope and Content Note

By Johnson, Ralph. Describe?
Box 57, Folder 13

Scrapbook pages and loose clippings. ca. 1928 - 1937

Box 57, Folder 14

Telegrams about closing during bank holiday. 1933 Mar

Box 57, Folder 15

News release. 1943

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 57, Folder 16

Federal housing acts. WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph
Box 57, Folder 17

Federal housing acts. Newspaper clippings. 1963

Box 57, Folder 18

Post - WWII business outlook. 1944

Scope and Content Note

Mimeographed material, magazine
Box 57, Folder 19

Information - home office, Title Insurance and Trust Company. No date

 

Research material - Title and Trust Company, Portland .

Box 62, Folder 9

Correspondence. 1963 Jan - Feb

Box 62, Folder 10

[History]. No date

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Typescript
 

Research material - Title Guarantee Company, New York .

Box 62, Folder 11

Letter. 1964 Jan

 

Research material - Title Guaranty of Hawaii .

Box 62, Folder 12

Letters. 1964 Feb and Apr

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 62, Folder 13

[History]. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript
Box 62, Folder 14

Chain of title? Photocopy. No date

 

Research material - Title Insurance and Trust Co., San Francisco .

Box 62, Folder 26

Correspondence. 1941 Jan, 1962 Nov - Dec, 1963 Jan - Apr, Sep

Scope and Content Note

12 items, 22 pcs
Box 62, Folder 27

WWR's notes and interview. 1962?

Scope and Content Note

19 leaves. Holograph Includes: Interview with Henley - 12/10/62 [begins on leaf 1; extent unclear]
Box 62, Folder 28

[Histories]. No dates

Scope and Content Note

30 leaves total. Typescript, typescript (carbon) and typescript (photocopy). Also: WWR's notes. 1 leaf. Holograph
Box 62, Folder 29

Early policies. 1887, 1889

Scope and Content Note

2 items. With first company name: California Title Insurance and Trust Company
Box 62, Folder 30

Documents and brochures, including first policy [copies]. 1869, 1887, etc

 

Research material - Title Insurance and Trust, San Diego .

Box 62, Folder 15

Letter to WWR from James D. Forward. 1949 Oct

Scope and Content Note

Union Title Office
Box 62, Folder 16

Letters to WWR from James D. Forward, Jr. 1962 Nov; 1963 Feb, Apr, and Nov

Box 62, Folder 17

Letter from Larry Booth. 1963 Aug

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
Box 62, Folder 18

The business of insuring land titles. 1962?

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon) An outline sent as suggestion for article for James D. Forward, Jr ADD; with WWR's holograph corrections
Box 62, Folder 19

The Forwards and San Diego. No date

Scope and Content Note

WWR's holograph notes. 2 leaves. Holograph
Box 62, Folder 20

Interview with Frank G. Forward. 1963 Jul 17

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Holograph
Box 62, Folder 21

Memories of the title business in 1910. No date

Scope and Content Note

11 leaves. Typescript . Reminiscences of an employee in San Diego Add: with extensive holograph corrections
Box 62, Folder 22

"Forward" with photographs; by Frank Graham for the Union Title Insurance Company. 1960 Dec and no date

Scope and Content Note

In: Title news, v. 39, no. 12. Article about Frank G. Forward. Other biographical information about the Forwards
Box 62, Folder 23

San Diego County real estate trends; v. 11, no. 2, v. 12 no. 2. 1962 Dec and 1963 Feb, Apr and Nov

Scope and Content Note

Published monthly in the interest of the real estate profession by: Title Insurance and Trust Company, Union Title Office, San Diego
Box 62, Folder 24

Union Title topics. v. 1 - 16. 1947 - 1962

Scope and Content Note

Scattered issues
Box 62, Folder 25

Real estate and services brochures printed for clients by Union Title office. No date

 

Research material - Washington Title Insurance Company .

Box 62, Folder 32

Highlights of Seattle's century. 1951

Scope and Content Note

2 cop
Box 62, Folder 33

News release, rosters. 1953

Box 62, Folder 34

Magazine clippings. 1963 - 1964

Box 62, Folder 35

Snohomish County office scrapbook. 1955

 

Research material - William H. Allen, Jr .

Box 65, Folder 4

Fragment of a letter, sender unknown, to WWR, suggesting material to be used in T 'n' T. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf
 

Revision .

Box 69, Folder 12

Notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

T 'n' T .

Box 63, Folder 1

Copies with photographs of WWR. 1957 Feb, 1963 Feb, 1962 Feb, 1964 Feb, 1965 Mar - Apr

Box 63, Folder 2

Copies.

Scope and Content Note

Marked by WWR: 1953 Jun - Jul, 1955 May, 1956 Jun, 1959 Mar and May. 1959 Mar has article about WWR and chain of title, May about San Bernardino
Box 63, Folder 3

Copies. 1960 - 1961

Scope and Content Note

1960 Oct: article about W.H. Allen
Box 63, Folder 4

Copies. 1962 - 1963

Scope and Content Note

Marked by WWR: 1963 Sep - Oct
Box 63, Folder 5

Copies. 1964 - 1965, 1970 (one issue)

Scope and Content Note

Marked by WWR: 1970 Jan - Feb
 

T.I. Foundation .

Box 60, Folder 11

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves. Holograph
 

Title Guarantee and Trust .

Box 60, Folder 1

Map. 1936 Oct 10

Scope and Content Note

For: 32nd annual California Real Estate Association convention; map of metropolitan Los Angeles tour ; compliments of Title Guarantee and Trust
Box 60, Folder 2

An outline of services for attorneys furnished by Title Guarantee and Trust Company. 1938

Scope and Content Note

WWR not credited
Box 60, Folder 3

Ti Guar tales. 1942 Nov

Scope and Content Note

v. 5 no. 11. No mention of WWR
 

Title Guarantee and Trust Building (5th and Hill) .

Box 60, Folder 5

Newspaper clipping. 1930 and no date

 

Title Guarantee Building (5th and Broadway) .

Box 60, Folder 4

Illustration / floor plan. Clipping. No date

 

Title Insurance and Trust building, Franklin and New High Streets .

Box 60, Folder 6

[Untitled copy from Los Angeles Times]. 1905?

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
 

Title Insurance and Trust Spring Street building .

Box 60, Folder 7

Tamm residence. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
Box 60, Folder 8

433 South Spring in the days when the street was a dusty thoroughfare. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 60, Folder 9

Printed invitation to open house. 1928

Box 60, Folder 10

Title Insurance Building. 1928?

Scope and Content Note

9 p. Illus
 

X .

 

X .

Box 61, Folder 0

X.

 

Writings: unpublished .

 

Children's stories .

 

American Indian Stories for Children .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 52, Folder 13

When only Indians lived in Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

43 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

American Indians .

 

Manuscript .

Box 54, Folder 8

Sequoyah - the American Indian who invented an alphabet and put his people's language into writing. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 [1] leaves. Typescript
Box 54, Folder 9

Sequoyah ... Another copy. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 [1] leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 54, Folder 10

Crazy Horse - great war chief of the Sioux Indians. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves. Typescript. Note by WWR: a chapter from the book on Indian leaders
Box 54, Folder 11

Crazy Horse Another copy. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections
 

Manuscript material .

Box 54, Folder 7

Correspondence. 1949 May, Aug; 1950 Jan - Feb; 1956

Scope and Content Note

With Doris Patee, children's book editor, Macmillan Co
Box 54, Folder 12

Story of the Indians of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

7 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections
 

Research material .

Box 54, Folder 1

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

27 leaves. Typescript and holograph
Box 54, Folder 2

Natural history, journal of the American Museum of Natural History. 1936 May

Scope and Content Note

Clippings from: 1937 May, 1938 Feb and Sep, 1940 Feb, 1942 Apr and Jun, 1943 Apr, 1944 Sep, 1947 Feb and Oct, 1948 Feb, 1949 May, 1950 Feb
Box 54, Folder 3

Arizona highways. 1940 Aug, 1946 Apr and Aug, and 1952 Oct

Scope and Content Note

Clippings from: 1938 May, 1939 Feb, 1942 May and Dec, 1946 May
Box 54, Folder 4

Southwest Museum journals. No date

Box 54, Folder 5

Magazine clippings. No date

Box 54, Folder 6

Magazine clippings. No date

Scope and Content Note

Primarily pictures; some with notations in IBR's hand
 

College writing .

 

Convicts One and All .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 2

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Licensed to Wed .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 1

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

23 leaves. Typescript. In folder
 

The Human Comedy .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 3

2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

14 leaves total. Typescript (carbon)
 

Factual / Historical .

 

"Rancho" is a Glamor Word .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 66

Final draft?. No date

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Typescript with extensive holograph corrections
 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 65

Drafts, notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph. 2 leaves are possibly unrelated? One leaf is chapter outline: II. The rancho map of California III. Who got the ranchos?, etc
 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 64

Clippings. No date

 

"Rancho" is a Glamor Word. CA. 1952? .

 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 63

Letters. 1952 Mar

Scope and Content Note

3 items, 3 pcs. From David and Esther Malcolmson
 

A 78 - Year Story of Los Angeles County (1880 - 1958). 1958 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 3

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 53, Folder 4

Another typing. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 18 leaves total. Typescript (photocopy?)
 

Alcaldes of Los Angeles .

 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 42

Enclosures to IW memo. No date

 

Alcaldes of Los Angeles. 1970 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 43

Notes and draft. No date

Scope and Content Note

40 leaves. Holograph
Box 53, Folder 44

Draft. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Holograph
Box 53, Folder 45

[Bibliographical note]. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph
Box 53, Folder 46

[Bibliographical note]. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon). Mentions source for study of Alcaldes, but uncertain whether part of this work
Box 53, Folder 47

No title. 1969

Scope and Content Note

51 leaves. Typescript? with extensive holograph corrections . and tipped - on corrections
Box 53, Folder 48

No title. 1969

Scope and Content Note

[50] leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph corrections. Contains extra title page and front leaf
Box 53, Folder 49

No title. 1969

Scope and Content Note

52 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with minor holograph corrections. Typed from previous corrections
 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 39

Correspondence. 1967 Oct, 1968 Apr - May, 1969 Apr, 1970 Dec

Scope and Content Note

8 items, 8 pcs
 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 40

Documents from City Archives (copies). No date

Box 53, Folder 41

Letter from Ileana Welch, CHB. 1966 Jun

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. Encloses various photocopies pertaining to the Los Angeles City seal
 

Another Chip off the Old Block. No Date [During WWII] .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 60

Another chip off the old block. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript
 

Boom - Day Subdivision .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 54

Boom - day subdivisions. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). Each leaf is on a different topic; there are no subtitles. Some topics: Garvanza, Ivanhoe, Florence Terrace. Etc
 

Boom - Day Subdivisions .

 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 53

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves total. Holograph. Includes 1 leaf holograph notes by IBR
 

Booms and Boomlets .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 67

Final draft?. No date

Scope and Content Note

19 leaves. Typescript
 

California Bicentennial. 1969 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 38

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript with minor holograph corrections
 

Covina and Rancho La Puente .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 43

Covina and Rancho La Puente. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript
Box 51, Folder 44

2 cop. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves total. Typescript (carbon)
 

Reseach material .

Box 51, Folder 42

Notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph (not in WWR's hand)
 

Fiesta Fever. 1937? .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 58

Fiesta fever. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 [2] leaves. Typescript
Box 51, Folder 59

Fiesta fever. 1937?

Scope and Content Note

4 [2] leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 55

Printed program, invitation. 1937

Box 51, Folder 56

Newspaper clippings. 1937 May, Aug - Sep and no date

Box 51, Folder 57

Newspaper clippings. No date

 

Frank E. Collier, 1882 - 1959. 1960 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 6

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

H.L.M. - Our Rabelaisian Puritan [2110 S. Palmgrove Avenue] .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 49

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

15 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with minor holograph corrections
 

Highlights Since 1887 in the Los Angeles Area. 1957 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 2

Highlights since 1887 in the Los Angeles area. No date

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Typescript (carbon). With minor holograph corrections
 

Land Titles in Spanish California .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 41

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph notations. Under title: W.W. Robinson, Assistant Secretary, Title Guarantee and Trust Company of Los Angeles
 

One Hundred Years Ago in Los Angeles .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 48

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2310 S. Palm Grove Avenue]. 7 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Ranch San Antonio. 1948 .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 62

Rancho San Antonio. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
 

Rancho Rincon de Los Bueyes and Tract No. 5713 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 45

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon) with holograph addition
 

Rancho San Antonio. 1948 .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 61

Letter. 1948 Feb

 

Serra, the Priest .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 47

Serra, the priest. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript with extensive holograph additions. In WWR's hand after the title: (the founder)
 

Speaking of Books .

 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 10

Book announcement and reviews, Hollywood novels. 1960 - 1962, 1967, and no date

Scope and Content Note

Magazine and newspaper clippings
 

Speaking of Books. CA. 1965 .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 21

Letter from readers of manuscript (LCP, ETM). No date

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 7

Notes, bibliographical sources, etc. No date

Scope and Content Note

93 leaves. Holograph
Box 53, Folder 8

Printed and mimeographed. 1951, 1953, 1956, and 1971

Box 53, Folder 9

Regan. Address to employees of Forest Lawn. 1961 Nov 2

Scope and Content Note

14 leaves. Typescript (mimeographed)
Box 53, Folder 11

Book announcements and reviews, general Hollywood books. 1961 - 1963, 1969 - 1972

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper clippings
Box 53, Folder 12

General articles about Hollywood. 1953, 1961, 1966, and no date

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 13

Film critics. 1965 and no date

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 14

Hollywood / Europe. 1960 - 1966

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 15

Hollywood writers. 1960 and 1965

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 16

Stars' biographies. 1960 - 1961, 1963, 1969, 1972, and no date

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 17

Hollywood producers. 1963 - 1965, 1967, 1971, and no date

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 18

Hollywood life. 1962 and no date

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
Box 53, Folder 19

Film centers, memorabilia, etc. 1962, 1964, and 1967

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine clippings
 

Speaking of Books. CA. 1965. 2 Cop .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 20

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon)
 

That Next Boom [2310 S. Palm Grove Avenue] .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 50

That next boom. No date

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Typescript
 

The Rise of Los Angeles. 1951 .

 

Editorial material .

Box 52, Folder 1

Correspondence with Cass Canfield. 1947 Feb - Mar, 1950 Feb - Mar

Scope and Content Note

6 items, 9 pcs
Box 52, Folder 2

Correspondence with Alfred A. Knopf and his staff. 1950 Mar - May, Jul, Sep - Nov; 1951 Mar - May, Aug - Sep

Scope and Content Note

38 items, 48 pcs
Box 52, Folder 3

Rules for the guidance of authors . No date

Scope and Content Note

1 item. Knopf house editing rules
Box 52, Folder 4

Correspondence with Robert Glass Cleland. 1950 Mar

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
 

Manuscript material .

Box 52, Folder 5

Notes and drafts. No date

Scope and Content Note

20 leaves. Including III-Hub of the ranchos and Chapter 8 - Patterns of growth. Holograph
Box 52, Folder 6

Chapter drafts?. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon) Title to the land, The rise of Hollywood, etc
Box 52, Folder 7

Chapter 6 - Roistering fifties. No date

Scope and Content Note

23 leaves. Typescript with some holograph corrections
Box 52, Folder 8

Chapter 6 - Roistering fifties. No date

Scope and Content Note

Another version. 23 leaves. Typescript
Box 52, Folder 9

Outline, title page, list of possible titles. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 leaves. Typescript, typescript (carbon), holograph
Box 52, Folder 10

[Detailed outline of proposed book on Los Angeles with the tentative title of The rise of Los Angeles]. No date

Scope and Content Note

25 leaves. Typescript
Box 52, Folder 11

The rise of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 48 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). Also notes
Box 52, Folder 12

The rise of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

25 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 52, Folder 13

The rise of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 78 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). One copy lacks title page
Box 52, Folder 14

Chapter 14 - Metropolitan area. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript with extensive holograph corrections and holograph
Box 52, Folder 15

Chapters 1 - 7. No date

Scope and Content Note

138 [1] leaves. Typescript. Unnumbered leaf is a list: Chapters yet to be written. This copy lacks Chapter 1 (leaf 1 - 14)
Box 52, Folder 16

The rise of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

Another copy. 138 [1] leaves. Typescript (carbon)
Box 52, Folder 17

The rise of Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

Another copy. 125 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Lacks chapter one, as typescript above
Box 52, Folder 18

A look at Los Angeles. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 30 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon). Seemingly done for separate submission
 

The Springs that Made Palm Springs. After 1959 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 5

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections
 

The Story of J.E. Hoeft .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 25

Correspondence. 1969

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 53, Folder 27

Letters from WWR. 1969 Jun

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs
Box 53, Folder 28

The story of J.E. Hoeft. 1969

Scope and Content Note

8 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 22

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

20 leaves. Holograph
Box 53, Folder 23

Printed brochures. 1967, 1969

Box 53, Folder 24

Newspaper clippings. 1969 and no date

 

The Story of J.E. Hoeft. 2 Cop .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 26

No title. 1969

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves total. Typescript and typescript (carbon)
 

The Story of Valencia, California, and its Rancho Background .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 33

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

30 [3] leaves. Typescript and typescript (carbon) . Typescript and carbon typescript with holograph corrections
Box 53, Folder 34

Another typing. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 74 leaves total. Typescript (photocopy)
 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 32

Correspondence. 1967

Scope and Content Note

9 items, 11 pcs
 

Research material .

Box 53, Folder 29

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Typescript and holograph
Box 53, Folder 30

Plat of rancho (photocopy) and del Valle items (typescript copies). No date

Box 53, Folder 31

Printed promotional brochures and chain of title. No date

 

The Tar Pits of Hancock Park .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 46

The tar pits of Hancock Park. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript (carbon). With note from envelope: Wilshire Blvd - Pioneer Sav & L. Assn
 

Theology's Heydey [2310 S. Palm Grove Avenue] .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 51

Theology's heydey. No date

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Carbon typescript
 

Untitled, Beginning: The Arcade Post Office Land .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 40

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
 

Victoria, B.C. - 8 p.m. 6/27/35 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 52

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph
 

When the Los Angeles Times was Dynamited. 1965 - 1966 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 37

Another typing. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Manuscript material .

Box 53, Folder 35

Correspondence. 1965 - 1966

Scope and Content Note

6 items, 7 pcs
Box 53, Folder 36

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections
 

Where is Southern California. After 1954 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 53, Folder 1

Where is southern California?. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript
 

Fiction, screen treatment .

 

Dan Benham .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 19

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves. Holograph
Box 51, Folder 20

Plan of a novel tentatively called Dan Benham. No date

Scope and Content Note

17 leaves total. Typescript with minor holograph corrections. In folder. Synopsis and 3 chapters
Box 51, Folder 21

Plan of a novel tentatively called Dan Benham. No date

Scope and Content Note

17 leaves total. Typescript (carbon) . With holograph corrections In folder
Box 51, Folder 22

Plan of a novel tentatively called Dan Benham. No date

Scope and Content Note

17 leaves total. Typescript (carbon). In folder with WWR's note: 5/29/46, Dear Mr. Boardman: Here is the outline I mentioned. I shall be staying at the Barbizon Plaza all next week
 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 18

Newspaper clippings. No date

 

Girl Who Didn't Date .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 17

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2310 S. Palmgrove Ave]. 8 leaves. Typescript
 

Haunted House .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 14

Haunted house. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2310 Palmgrove Ave]. 7 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

His Daughter .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 13

His daughter. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2001 Allston Way, Berkeley]. 1 leaf. Typescript
 

My Uncle Builds a House .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 16

My uncle builds a house. 1940

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript
 

Old California .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 26

Old California: a suggestion for a film story. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript with holograph corrections
 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 23

First draft continuity, "Wuthering Heights," etc. No date

Scope and Content Note

5 leaves. Evidently done to teach himself techniques of screenwriting
Box 51, Folder 24

Newspaper clipping. 1935

Box 51, Folder 25

The horse race. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Typescript
 

Phrases Caught Midair at Magnin's .

 

Notes .

Box 51, Folder 12

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph
 

Tides .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 15

Tides. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2310 S. Palmgrove Ave]. 8 leaves. Typescript
 

Poetry .

 

Notes for Poems? .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 27

Notes for poems?. No dates

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph. One begins: The moon was brilliant, "; another: Throb / Propellers a dark whir / Roar
 

Poems Kept by WWR in an Envelope Postmarked 1930 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 28

Born. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript with holograph additions
Box 51, Folder 29

Duty. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
Box 51, Folder 30

Red mesas. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
Box 51, Folder 31

Segment of the universe at New Years. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 51, Folder 32

I invoke. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
Box 51, Folder 33

After April. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
Box 51, Folder 34

Docile dromedaries. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 51, Folder 35

April. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
Box 51, Folder 36

Intrusion. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript
 

Manuscript material .

Box 51, Folder 38

Notes. 1932?

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Holograph
Box 51, Folder 39

Robinson, Mary W. Recompense. 1830 Aug

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves total. Holograph Typescript (carbon) and holograph
 

Poems Kept in an Envelope by WWR Postmarked 1930 .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 37

You. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 cop. 2 leaves total. Typescript . and typescript (carbon)
 

Result of time in France, WWI .

 

A Permissionaire in Paris .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 6

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[Army address in France]. 7 leaves. Typescript (carbon)
 

Destination - Brest .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 10

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[2310 S. Palmgrove Ave]. 7 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Carbon typescript
 

Morning Near Chatenay .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 4

No title. 1918

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph. With this: sketch map
 

The Calvary of Pontcharteau .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 8

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[715 S. Hope St]. 5 leaves. Typescript
 

Research material .

Box 51, Folder 7

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

6 postcards with holograph notes verso
 

The Three - Day Trip to Paree .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 9

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

[715 S. Hope St]. 5 leaves. Typescript
 

Untitled Beginning: About Noon on Monday .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 11

No title. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript
 

Untitled, Beginning: The Great Bay May be Reached from St. Malo .

 

Manuscript .

Box 51, Folder 5

No title. 1919

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

Unpublished revisions of published works .

 

Land in California .

 

Editorial material .

Box 52, Folder 1

Correspondence. 1964 May - Jun, 1965 Jan and Mar

Scope and Content Note

8 items, 8 pcs. Also: 1 leaf holograph notes
Box 52, Folder 2

Correspondence. 1969 Apr - Aug, Dec; 1971 Nov - Dec; 1972 Feb

Scope and Content Note

35 items, 82 pcs. Includes three snapshots. With Mildred S. Ligda
Box 52, Folder 3

Enclosures to the Ligda correspondence. No date

Scope and Content Note

Includes Hermes Publications, photocopies of correspondence, cost estimates, etc
Box 52, Folder 4

[Untitled advertising statement about WWR's qualifications, written by himself]. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Carbon typescript with minor holograph corrections. Also 1 leaf of WWR's notes
Box 52, Folder 5

Legal agreement with Ligda. 1969

 

Manuscript material .

Box 52, Folder 8

Comments on various chapters. No date

Scope and Content Note

16 leaves. Holograph
 

Research material .

Box 52, Folder 6

Carbon of letter from WWR. No date

Box 52, Folder 7

Magazine clipping. 1969

 

Ranchos of California .

 

Editorial material .

Box 52, Folder 12

Correspondence. 1956 Jun - Jul

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs. About republication by David Magee
Box 52, Folder 13

Correspondence. 1965 Mar - Apr, Jun - Jul

Scope and Content Note

9 items, 9 pcs. About republication by Lane Publications and / or Ward Ritchie
Box 52, Folder 14

Correspondence. 1956 Jan

Scope and Content Note

2 items, 2 pcs. About republication by Title Insurance and Trust
 

Manuscript material .

Box 52, Folder 18

Notes on structure, etc. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves. Holograph
Box 52, Folder 19

Notes on structure, titles, etc. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript with varying holograph additions
Box 52, Folder 20

Various outlines. Kingdoms for the asking - story of the Spanish and Mexican ranchos of California. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. 2 leaves. Typescript, marked "superseded" in WWR's hand. HELP????????
Box 52, Folder 21

II. The rancho map of California; and III. Kingdoms for the asking. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves numbered [6] - 15. 6 leaves numbered [13] - 18. Carbon typescript
Box 52, Folder 22

I. Rancho heritage; and II. The rancho map of California. No date

Scope and Content Note

12 leaves. Carbon typescript with holograph corrections
 

Research material .

Box 52, Folder 14

Correspondence. 1955 Jun - Jul, 1956 Jan - Feb

Scope and Content Note

9 items, 10 pcs
Box 52, Folder 15

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

10 leaves. Holograph
Box 52, Folder 16

Typed material. No date

Scope and Content Note

3 leaves
Box 52, Folder 17

Newspaper clippings. 1950, 1959, 1960, 1965

 

Writing projects .

 

Main Street Panels [Murals] .

 

Outline .

Box 55, Folder 14

Suggested titles for Main Street panels . No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon) . With extensive holograph corrections
Box 55, Folder 16

Orange County rancho murals - 20 suggested panels. 1958 Jul

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Typescript (carbon) . with holograph additions. Two versions of suggestions? Sections called: A and B
 

California Motion Pictures / Hollywood Bibliography / Alcaldes .

 

Editorial material .

Box 55, Folder 31

Letter. 1971 Feb

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc. From Glen Dawson requesting manuscript from WWR on above topics
 

California: A Picture History. No Date .

 

Outline .

Box 55, Folder 33

Also notes on printing cost. No date

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves total. Typescript. Section outline for a book to be developed and presented in the manner of "Panorama" and to be entitled California - a picture history
 

Clearing Muddy Waters. 1969 .

 

Note .

Box 55, Folder 30

WWR's notation of title and subject. No date

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Holograph
 

Counties of California. 1960 .

 

Editorial material .

Box 55, Folder 19

Correspondence. 1960 Jan

Scope and Content Note

2 items., 3 pcs
 

Hollywood Museum .

 

Manuscript material .

Box 55, Folder 23

[Outline]. 1965 Aug 14

Scope and Content Note

2 leaves. Typescript with holograph additions
Box 55, Folder 24

The state of the museum in its sixth year. 1965 Aug 17

Scope and Content Note

[1], 4 leaves. Typescript (carbon). Note on cover leaf in WWR's hand: superseded in part & expanded. Last leaf has signature block for Sol Lesser
 

Research material .

Box 55, Folder 20

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

9 leaves. Holograph
Box 55, Folder 21

Magazine clippings. 1964 - 1965

Box 55, Folder 22

Newspaper clippings. 1965

 

Los Angeles County Book. 1960 .

 

Editorial material .

Box 55, Folder 17

Carbon of letter from WWR. 1959 Feb

Scope and Content Note

1 item, 1 pc
 

Outline .

Box 55, Folder 18

Suggested outline for a book on Los Angeles County. 1959 Jan

Scope and Content Note

1 leaf. Typescript (carbon)
 

Miniature Books About Santa Barbara .

 

Editorial material .

Box 55, Folder 25

Correspondence. 1967 Mar, Aug - Sep, and no date

Scope and Content Note

6 items, 7 pcs
Box 55, Folder 26

WWR's notes. No date

Scope and Content Note

4 leaves. Holograph
Box 55, Folder 27

[California dichos]. No date

Scope and Content Note

[9] leaves. Typescript with holograph initial letters. Evidently those WWR felt should not be printed
Box 55, Folder 28

Sample of size of miniature book and notes. No date

Box 55, Folder 29

Material about Santa Barb