Papers reflecting the social life and customs of early residents of Los Angeles and Southern California. Range from 1748-1876,
undated (bulk is 19th century). English and Spanish. Includes The Ladies Album, containing poetry, engravings, and locks
Charles J. Prudhomme (1854-1934) was the son of Frenchman Leon Victor Prudhomme and a Californio mother, Mercedes Tapia.
He was an active member of the Historical Society of Southern California and collected historical artifacts and photographs.
(Boxes: 1 legal; 1 1/2 legal; 1 flat, 1 ov folder)
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