archive-org.com » ORG » C » CDLIB.ORG

Total: 2287

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Acevedo family records, 1610-1916 (bulk 1760-1808).
    Contact UC Berkeley Bancroft Library Collection Overview Title Acevedo family records 1610 1916 bulk 1760 1808 Abstract This collection consists of correspondence financial and legal documents from the years 1610 through 1916 Most of the letters account books invoices and documents pertain to business dealings such as the loaning of money payment of debts or the day to day management of the haciendas owned by the Acevedo family of Querétaro Mexico Capitán Pedro Acevedo y Calderón son of Capitán Pedro García Acevedo and Ana Phelipe Calderón generates the most business correspondence The majority of his letters are reports from the Hacienda de Bravo s overseer Ignacio Montañes Intra family correspondence is filed under the name of the recipient s The family s extensive land holdings especially the Hacienda de Bravo are documented in wills and testaments and legal proceedings There are also hand drawn maps depicting the boundaries of the different sections of the haciendas in the area There are also military enlistment records for soldiers Date 1760 issued Subject n mx Acevedo Manuel Acevedo family Haciendas Mexico History Legal documents Mexico Land tenure Mexico Querétaro State Querétaro Mexico State History Type Account books Maps Physical Description print 3 boxes

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/search?style=oac4;titlesAZ=a;idT=UCb107322754 (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Finding aid for the ACHAC collection, 1880-ca. 1975
    and Europe The ACHAC collection documents the influence of French colonialism both on Africa and on France itself as represented in images produced and distributed through the media of French popular culture as well as in the personal photographs of European residents of the African colonies Some materials concern Belgian and German colonies Background ACHAC Association Connaissance de l histoire de l Afrique contemporaine is a consortium of scholars and researchers devoted to exploring and promoting discussion of race iconography and the colonial and post colonial periods of Africa and Europe Founded in 1990 by historian and author Pascal Blanchard ACHAC organizes conferences and prepares scholarly publications on these topics often in conjunction with other associations Participants who assisted in the transfer of the materials in this collection include Dr Blanchard anthropobiologist Gilles Boëtsch Director of Research at the CNRS Centre national de la recherche scientifique and historian and filmmaker Eric Deroo Extent 32 0 linear feet 31 boxes 30 flatfiles 5 rolls Restrictions Contact Library Rights and Reproductions Availability Open for use by qualified researchers Collection Overview Collection Details Descriptive Summary Administrative History Administrative Information Separated Material Scope and Content of Collection Indexing Terms Bibliography Container List Postcards Geographic

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf7n39n952/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Alexander Wilson Acheson Letter
    editor of the Philadelphia Press re the editor s desire to write a history of Pennsylvania troops in the Civil War Acheson had been a private in the Thirteenth Pennsylvania Regiment and later was transferred to the 140th Pennsylvania Regiment Talks about his experiences in the Civil War Denison Texas 8 Jan 1886 Extent 01 linear feet 1 folder Restrictions Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt6q2nb3x0/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Achmed Abdullah letters, 1924
    of California Abstract Captain 1881 1945 Two letters TLS from Achmed Abdullah pseudonym of Alexander Nicholayevitch Romanoff a Russian born writer to a Mr Seidler mainly about his novels and short stories New York 1924 Alpha list Date 1924 issued Note Consult repository for details Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy Cite as Identification of item Achmed Abdullah letters SC 361 Department of Special Collections UC Santa Barbara Library

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/search?style=oac4;titlesAZ=a;idT=SBXL004131643 (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Guide to the Acid Test Poster Reprint Collection MS.339
    No online items Request items Contact UC Santa Cruz Special Collections and Archives View entire collection guide PDF 77 32 Kb HTML Search this collection Entire Collection Guide Online Items Collection Overview Table of contents Description The Acid Tests were a series of multimedia events held by author Ken Kesey and his associates nicknamed the Merry Pranksters from 1965 1966 primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area but also in Portland Los Angeles and Mexico Centered around the use of the psychedelic drug LSD which was legal at the time the Acid Tests featured light shows and performances by the Grateful Dead Neal Cassady Hugh Romney later Wavy Gravy and others Posters and handbills associated with the Acid Tests are very scarce and Zane Kesey created these modern reprints and variants to meet collector demand All are signed by Kesey and some of the Pranksters Extent 2 0 Linear feet Restrictions Property rights reside with the University of California Literary rights are retained by the creators of the posters and their heirs For permission to publish or to reproduce please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives Availability The collection is processed and available for research Special handling is

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8qn690k/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Guide to the Richard (Dick) Ackerman Papers
    materials and cover the years 1995 2008 The records are organized into five series Bill Files 1995 2008 Subject Files 1993 1999 Correspondence 1995 1999 Press Files 1997 2007 and Proposition 208 Files 1996 1997 Background Richard Dick Ackerman Republican served in the California Legislature from 1995 2008 He was first elected into the California State Assembly winning a September special election runoff vote over Shirely Hafner Dem Ackerman ran unopposed for the position in both the 1996 primary and general election During his Assembly term he represented the 72nd Assembly District encompassing the cities of Fullerton Placentia and Yorba Linda After Ackerman s Assembly term ended in 2000 he moved onto the State Senate by winning the vacant Senate seat formerly occupied by John Lewis Rep Ackerman represented the 33rd Senate District which encompassed the eastern portion of Orange County until 2008 On May 10 2004 Ackerman was elected as the Senate Republican leader and served as the Senate Minority Leader He stepped down as Minority Leader in April 2008 relinquishing the position to Senator Dave Cogdill Extent 9 cubic feet of textual records and 4 videocassettes Restrictions For permission to reproduce or publish please contact the California State

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8cv4kzn/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Ackerman family papers, 1859.
    and Life Abstract The collection consists of a family Jewish Bible printed and published by Isaac Leeser in 1859 The end pages of the Bible contain handwritten genealogical notes for many members of the Goldstein and Ackerman families from the 1850s 1960s Date 1859 issued Subject n us ca Ackerman family Archives Goldstein family Jews German California San Francisco Jewish families California San Francisco Note Formerly Judah L Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1979 002 COLLECTION STORED OFF SITE Advance notice required for use Preferred citation Ackerman Family papers BANC MSS 2010 796 The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life The Bancroft Library University of California Berkeley Emanuel L Goldstein was born in Germany in 1820 He emigrated to the United States in 1833 and eventually settled in San Francisco One of his daughters Tillie born in 1859 married Isidor S Ackerman Another of Emanuel s daughters Becky married a cousin of Isidor s I H Isadore H Ackerman Materials in English Transfer Judah L Magnes Museum 2010 Type Bible records California San Francisco Genealogies California San Francisco Bible records California San Francisco Genealogies California San Francisco Physical Description 0 4 1 Language English Identifier 2006585520 http magnes org

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/search?style=oac4;titlesAZ=a;idT=UCb221761597 (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Finding Aid for the Fremont Ackerman Papers, 1890-1945
    View entire collection guide PDF 141 08 Kb HTML Search this collection Entire Collection Guide Online Items Collection Overview Table of contents Description Fremont Ackerman worked as an engineer for the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Montana He later established his own business as a civil engineer and surveyor in the Southern California area The collection consists of field books maps drawings correspondence and business papers related to Fremont Ackerman s work with the construction of the Northern Pacific Railroad in Montana and his activities as a civil engineer and surveyor in the Los Angeles region Background Ackerman graduated from Ohio State University in 1883 worked as an engineer for the Northern Pacific Railroad Company in Montana moved to Los Angeles California and established his own business as a civil engineer and surveyor in the Southern California area Extent 62 boxes 31 linear ft 92 oversize folders 4 oversize boxes Restrictions Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections Literary rights including copyright are retained by the creators and their heirs It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for

    Original URL path: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/tf287004sw/ (2016-02-18)
    Open archived version from archive



  •