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Stephen Mallory White Scrapbooks, 1894-1900
GC 1124  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Stephen Mallory White Scrapbooks, 1894-1900
    Dates: 1894-1900
    Collection Number: GC 1124
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: (Boxes: 9 volumes in 2 legal and 1 ov)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: These scrapbooks contain correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, speeches, invitations, and other material relating to White's political career, particularly during his term as U.S. Senator. The bulk of the material concerns his involvement in the "Free Harbor controversy."
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Stephen Mallory White Scrapbooks, 1894-1900. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    San Francisco born lawyer who practiced in Los Angeles, where he also became prominent in Democratic Party politics. He served in the U.S. Senate (1893-99), where he championed the creation of a harbor for Los Angeles at San Pedro.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    These scrapbooks contain correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, speeches, invitations, and other material relating to White's political career, particularly during his term as U.S. Senator. The bulk of the material concerns his involvement in the "Free Harbor controversy." Also contains materials on his involvement in the Democratic party and the U.S. presidential election of 1896. Correspondents include William Jennings Bryan and Leland Stanford. See Also: GC 1205, Stephen M. White Ledger, 1892-1899.