Los Angeles County Records

Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
(213) 763-3359
seavercenter@nhm.org.
http://www.nhm.org/site/research-collections/seaver-center
2013


Descriptive Summary

Title: Los Angeles County Records
Dates: 1851-1907
Collection Number: GC 1266
Creator/Collector:
Extent: (Boxes: 3 8x10 and 3 legal; 1ov; 1 ov folder)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
Abstract: 1851 - 1907 (Bulk 1851-1883) Account books from 1880s-1890s. Poll tax books list surnames and tax information; 5 of the ledgers list surnames and page numbers of some other (unidentified) volume. Also cancelled bonds; warrants, vouchers and receipts; jury lists; militia lists; correspondence; civil and criminal judgments, court summons, bonds, attachments, warrants to pay witnesses, legal and social services rendered; Los Angeles city and county school papers; certificates for sales for taxes; applications for licenses; statements on properties for taxation. 1851 warrants in Spanish. Militia lists, 1861-62. Also Los Angeles City Treasurer warrants 1871-1873. See also MSS 380 for 1850-1851. See also GC 1169 L.A. County Tax Collectors Office Records. Oversize box contains school district bonds
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

Los Angeles County Records. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

1851 - 1907 (Bulk 1851-1883) Account books from 1880s-1890s. Poll tax books list surnames and tax information; 5 of the ledgers list surnames and page numbers of some other (unidentified) volume. Also cancelled bonds; warrants, vouchers and receipts; jury lists; militia lists; correspondence; civil and criminal judgments, court summons, bonds, attachments, warrants to pay witnesses, legal and social services rendered; Los Angeles city and county school papers; certificates for sales for taxes; applications for licenses; statements on properties for taxation. 1851 warrants in Spanish. Militia lists, 1861-62. Also Los Angeles City Treasurer warrants 1871-1873. For other Los Angeles County archival records, see separate Los Angeles County Government Records finding aid. See also MSS 380 for 1850-1851. See also GC 1169 L.A. County Tax Collectors Office Records. Oversize box contains school district bonds

Indexing Terms

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Registers.
Los Angeles County (Calif.)