Finding Aid to the Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California MS.606

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
323-221-2164
rroom@theautry.org
2012 October 22


Title: Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California
Identifier/Call Number: MS.606
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: circa 1955
Abstract: This is a typed copy of the manuscript to Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California by Helen S. Giffen; photographs by Guy J. Giffen. Materials include a chart of land grants in Santa Barbara County from 1861-1883.
creator: Giffen, Guy J. (Guy James), 1886-
creator: Giffen, Helen S. (Helen Smith), 1893-

Preferred citation

Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California, 1955, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.606.

Processing history

Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 22, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Scope and Contents

This is a typed copy of the manuscript to Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California by Helen S. Giffen; photographs by Guy J. Giffen. Materials include a chart of land grants in Santa Barbara County from 1861-1883. Original photographs for the publication are in the Photo Archives. The Libraries of the Autry have two copies of the published monograph.

Acquisition

Purchased through the General Charles McCormack Reeve Fund, 1964 July 22.

Use

Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Access

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Adobe houses -- California
Casas and Courtyards: Historic Adobe Houses of California
Historic buildings -- California
Land grants -- California
Manuscripts
Santa Barbara County (Calif.) -- History
Typescripts