Scope and Content
Henchey, Paul Loyola, 1913-1957.
Title: Paul L. Henchey Photographs
Date (inclusive): 1947-1954
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.
University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special
Davis, California 95616-5292
Collection number: D-515
Language of Material: Collection materials in English.
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 .
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
New Mexico--Pictorial works
Collection is open for research.
Patricia C. Inouye, Sara Gunasekara, and student assistants Michelle Xie and Lupita Mendoza processed this collection and
created and encoded this finding aid.
Gift of George Andrews
[Identification of item], Paul L. Henchey, D-515, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California,
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.