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  • Alexander M. de Bree letters : ALS : and related materials. 1844-1845
    upon the excellence of the port which he compares in favorable terms to that of Rio Of Monterey his remarks chiefly unfavorable focus on the Mexican inhabitants and on how little use his knowledge of French is in a country where Spanish is the dominant language En route to Hawaii having come from Mazatlan via Monterey Calif Comments on recent news from the U S with rumors of war with Mexico which he considers highly unlikely Expresses distain for the Mexicans the finest specimens of cowards and of the rich and politically powerful in the United States who he suggests are too afraid of loosing their wealth and power to stand up i e to fight for principles including respect and support for the United States military U S Navy service history for Alexander M de Bree 1841 1862 a history of the Warren 1827 1874 photocopy of a letter location of original unknown from Commander James B Hull Commander of the Warren July 23 1844 making reference to a feast mentioned in De Bree s letter of Sept 19 1844 Date 1844 issued Subject III King of the Hawaiian Islands Kamehameha 1813 1854 Warren Frigate United States Navy Pacific

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  • Alexander Mathew Poniatoff papers, 1948-1980.
    Havstad James W Havstad of the Sanborn Company in Mass Harrison Johnson of the Production Research Corporation in N J and Dr Russell Lee president of the Palo Alto Clinic Attached to a letter in the correspondence files under N New York Times is a photoprint of Moscow playwright Nikolai Pogodin standing next to his Ampex sound equipment Also includes brochures letters to manufacturers and newsclippings relating to tape and film standards mylar reels playing time and tape tests The bulk of the collection consists of Poniatoff s working files of photocopies of abstracts prepared by him and the staff of his Foundation for Nutrition and Stress Research and the A M P Bio Research Institute of the California College of Podiatric Medicine for publication in their Bulletins The abstracts chiefly relate to nutrition and health and summarize selected articles gathered from international scientific medical and paramedical journals which present biomedical findings not widely known or easily accessible Most of the abstracts have been arranged chronologically by date of publication in the bulletin but many have also been gathered by subjects such as cancer herbs oxygen therapy and relaxation and often include background materials from which the abstracts were prepared Date 1948 issued Subject n us ca Ampex Corporation Foundation for Nutrition and Stress Research California College of Podiatric Medicine A M P Bio Research Institute Alternative medicine United States History 20th century Nutrition Research Magnetic tape industry Russian Americans California Note In 1944 mechanical engineer Alexander M Poniatoff founded and served as chairman of the board of Ampex Corporation of Redwood City Calif producers of magnetic tape Born in Russia he had studied engineering at University of Kazan Imperial College of Moscow and at Karlsruhe Germany Poniatoff was a pilot of the Russian Imperial Navy in World War I

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  • Alexander P. Maksutov papers, 1854-1925.
    Title Alexander P Maksutov papers 1854 1925 Creator Contributor Maksutov Alexander P 1832 creator Abstract Photographs pamphlets maps and manuscripts including his military service record in 1879 Mainly relate to his military service in Russia from 1847 and his participation in the battle of Petropavlosk in 1854 Date 1854 issued Subject Petropavlosk battle of Soviet Union History Note Originals in private possession FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY Reproduction prohibited Type Photographs

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  • Alexander Pratt papers, 1911-1938.
    1911 1938 BANC MSS Z D 100 No online items Offline Contact UC Berkeley Bancroft Library Collection Overview Title Alexander Pratt papers 1911 1938 Creator Contributor Pratt Alexander creator Abstract Correspondence mainly copies reports legal papers maps etc concerning agriculture mining and oil interests in Colombia Ecuador and Panama Date 1911 issued Subject Colombia Ecuador Panama Physical Description 60 items 28 33 cm Language English Identifier BANC MSS Z D

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  • Red Alexander oral history
    available Contact San Francisco State University Labor Archives and Research Center View entire collection guide PDF 54 00 Kb HTML Search this collection Entire Collection Guide Online Items Collection Overview Table of contents Description Sound recording of interview with Robert Red Alexander conducted by Harvey Schwartz Describes boat building in military World War II master boat builder for Pacific Dry Dock Crowley Maritime in East Bay 1950 1979 traces great changes in shipbuilding over time master model ship builder whose replicas are widely known in maritime circles Background Member Shipwrights Local 1149 and highly skilled boat builder by 1941 Extent 5 audio cassettes Restrictions Copyrighted Rights are owned by Labor Archives and Research Center LARC J Paul Leonard Library San Francisco State University Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner In addition the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements donor restrictions privacy and publicity rights licensing and trademarks Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user Availability Collection is open

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  • Alexander Rogers collection, circa 1861-1862
    Rogers collection circa 1861 1862 Creator Contributor Online Archive of California Abstract Ohio Volunteers 66th Regiment Collection of Civil War era receipts essays notes poems and obituary notice ca 1861 1862 Date 1861 issued Note Consult repository for details Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy Cite as Identification of item Alexander Rogers collection Wyles SC 467 Department of Special Collections UC Santa Barbara Library University of California Santa Barbara

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  • Finding aid of the Samuel J. Alexander Correspondence, 1895-1902
    HTML Search this collection Entire Collection Guide Online Items Collection Overview Table of contents Description Correspondence written or received by members of the Alexander Family Correspondence spans the period 1895 to 1902 and concerns legal matters pertaining to property leases and the military service of a sibling William A Alexander Extent 1 folder 10 letters Restrictions Property rights reside with The Society of California Pioneers All requests for permission to

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  • Alexander Schlocker's collection of Wetzlar and Frankenbusch family papers, 1912-1975.
    experiences after the Nazis came to power and they had to flee their homes in Austria and Germany The majority of the collection is from the Wetzlar family Date 1912 issued Subject n us ca Schlocker Alexander 1905 1991 Archives Jewish families California San Francisco Jewish refugees Europe Jews China Shanghai Holocaust Jewish 1939 1945 Germany History 1933 1945 Austria Emigration and immigration Germany Emigration and immigration San Francisco Calif Emigration and immigration Note Formerly Judah L Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1996 014 COLLECTION STORED OFF SITE Advance notice required for use Preferred citation Alexander Schlocker s collection of Wetzlar and Frankenbusch family papers BANC MSS 2010 927 The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life The Bancroft Library University of California Berkeley Transfer Judah L Magnes Museum 2010 Alice Levin was born in Germany in 1892 After the Nazis came to power she fled to Shanghai where she met and married Frank Wetzlar After the Second World War was over Alice and Frank Wetzlar relocated to San Francisco Similarly Mr and Mrs Fritz Frankenbusch a k a Fred Frank emigrated from Austria at the onset of the Holocaust and eventually settled in San Francisco In San Francisco Alice

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