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Inventory of the Paul L. Henchey Photography
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  • Creator: Henchey, Paul Loyola, 1913-1957.
    Title: Paul L. Henchey Photographs
    Date (inclusive): 1947-1954
    Extent: 4 linear feet
    Abstract: Paul L. Henchey worked for the Southern Pacific Company. He enjoyed taking photographs of old mills, mines and buildings in rural areas in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah. The collection consists of 1350 negatives.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: D-515
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Biography

    Paul L. (Loyola) Henchey was born on April 13, 1913 and died on November 21, 1957
    During his life, he worked for the Southern Pacific Company in San Francisco. He was a member of the Railway and Locomotive Historical Society, Pacific Coast Chapter. One of his legacies is a collection of 1350 negatives of old mills, mines and buildings in rural areas in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah. There is a picture of Paul Henchey at the California State Railroad Museum at a dinner of the Pacific Coast Chapter, Railway and Locomotive Historical Society.
    His obituary states that at the time of death he was friends of Ethel W. and Roy D. Graves, Lilliam and Victor Basili, and Ethel and William Beatty.

    Scope and Content

    1497 negatives and their envelopes of rural areas of Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah. It includes images of old buildings, mines and mills.

    Arrangement of the Collection

    The negatives are arranged chronologically .

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Henchey, Paul Loyola, 1913-1957--Archives
    Arizona--Pictorial works
    Colorado--Pictorial works
    Nevada--Pictorial works
    New Mexico--Pictorial works
    Utah--Pictorial works

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Patricia C. Inouye, Sara Gunasekara, and student assistants Michelle Xie and Lupita Mendoza processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of George Andrews

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Paul L. Henchey, D-515, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.