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Guide to the Lars Labagnino Collection on Newport Beach Real Estate , 1928-19611955-1959 (bulk)
MS-R068  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Lars Labagnino collection on Newport Beach real estate,
    Date (inclusive): 1928-1961
    Date (bulk): 1955-1959 (bulk)
    Collection number: MS-R068
    Collector: Labagnino, Lars
    Extent: 0.5 linear feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder)
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: This collection consists of real estate documents, housing development brochures, local maps, sales listings, periodicals, community association documentation and correspondence collected by Newport Beach real estate developer Lars Labagnino. The documents offer insights into the 1950s Orange County real estate market and provide information regarding contemporary property values on the Southern California coast. Though these materials focus mainly on Newport Beach, they also provide some information on Costa Mesa, Corona Del Mar, Long Beach, Santa Ana, and Palm Desert. The documents also include sales instruction manuals, communication between salespeople, and business records.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Lars Labagnino Collection on Newport Beach Real Estate . MS-R68. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by the collector's nephew, John Labagnino, in 1995.

    Processing History

    Processed by Andre Ambrus, 2002.

    Biography

    Lars Labagnino, Newport Beach real estate developer, died in 1995. No further information is available.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This collection consists of real estate documents, housing development brochures, local maps, sales listings, periodicals, community association documentation and correspondence collected by Newport Beach real estate developer Lars Labagnino. The documents offer insights into the 1950s Orange County real estate market and provide information regarding contemporary property values on the Southern California coast. Though these materials focus mainly on Newport Beach, they also provide some information on Costa Mesa, Corona Del Mar, Long Beach, Santa Ana, and Palm Desert. The documents also include sales instruction manuals, communication between salespeople, and business records.
    The collection is arranged topically. Materials are arranged chronologically within each topical grouping whenever possible.

    Related Collections

    The following collections in Special Collections and Archives, UC Irvine Libraries, contain related materials:
    MS-R98, Laguna Beach Historical Survey MS-R01, Don Meadows Papers. Real estate related material can be found under subseries 5.1. (Orange County Topical Files) by choosing the appropriate city under the heading "localities".