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Inventory of the Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 Photograph Album 1922-1927
MC201  
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  • Creator: Boy Scouts of America. Troop 1 (Davis, Calif.)
    Title: Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 Photograph Album
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1927
    Extent: 1 album; 0.2 linear feet; 79 prints
    Abstract: The Photograph album is a collection of 79 Gelatin DOP black and white photographs of the members of Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 and its activities from 1922 to 1927. Photographs show the activities of the Boy Scout troop and the buidling of the Davis Boy Scout Cabin.
    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: MC201
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    History

    The Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 was sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and later designated as Troop 66. The Davis troop was part of the Kit Carson Council, and was called the Daniel Boones. The Carson Council was short lived and the troop later became part of Golden Empire Council. It is active as of April, 2009.

    Scope and Content

    The Photograph album is a collection of 79 Gelatin DOP black and white photographs of the members of Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 and its activities from 1922 to 1927. The Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 was sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and later designated as Troop 66. The Davis troop was part of the Kit Carson Council, and was called the Daniel Boones. The Carson Council was short lived and the troop later became part of Golden Empire Council. It is active as of April, 2009.
    Scenes that are included are: the scout meeting place at the Davis Grammer School; P… (Word not readable) Hole, Burnett's Hole, Straloch Farm, Picnic Day at UC Davis, presentation of the American Flag by the American Legion Post, Stevenson's Bridge, Salmon Falls Camp, Swinging Bridge at the American River, Proposed campsite on Clear Lake, Mount Konokti, Buckingham's, Camp Consumnes at the North Fork of the Consumnes River (11 miles from El Dorado), YMCA Cabin at Putah Canyon, Sutter's Fort Park at Sacramento, Toyland at Sacramento, P, G & E Station at Sacramento, Willow Slough on Conway Ranch, Camp Bigelow on the North Fork of the Yuba River, between Comptonville and Downieville, 100 miles from Davis, and Camp Audrain.
    The photograph album also includes photographs of the Boy Scout Cabin being built in the Spring of 1927.
    The names of the boy scouts in photographs are: John Behr, C. Becke, Carl Becker, Heald Blanchard, Daniel Bledsoe, P. Burrell, P. Day, Sherman DeMoss, Maurice Farr, Weir Fetters, John Fiske, Hugh Frost, J. Gulden, D. Hatfield, Jack Haussler, Percival Hoag, Robert Howard, Tom Howard, Jim Huberty, Lester Ingrim, Earl Ingrim, L. Irwin, F. Jacobson, Lorentz Luft, W. Lippincott, Dr. Lipponcott, Harwood MacDonald (Scout from Dixon), Robert Meckfessel, W. Michaels, A. Moses, Ben Moses, B.D. Moses, Hayward McDonald, Monroe Muir, , Marion Plant, V. Raabe, Wilfred Robbins, Harlan Roby, G. Rowe, Garnet Schnitter, Frank Sears, B. Shierloh, Carl Smith , Paul Stover, Murle Super, G. True, D. Tufts, Jack Tufts, Billy Vaughn, Philip White, E. Williams, Myron Williams, Edgar Wilson
    Noted but not photographed, Kevin Hampton
    Adults: Hughbert H. Landram (Scout Master), C.L. Nelson (Assistant Scout Master), G.P. Hoag, Dr. Howard, King, Forest Ranger, Bob and Emil Morhardt, Carroll S. Mundy (Assistant Scout Master, 1924), H.W. Spindler (Troop Committeeman), J.J. Thompson (Manager) of Straloch Farms, C. Harold Hopkins, Owner, Straloch Farms, Harlan Roby, Maurice Farr, John Fiske, Willis Alter, Chef at Camp Consumnes.
    Officers included Mrs. Hampton, W.C. Vaughan, H. H. Landram, Mrs. Vaughan, Mr. Ogden, Miss Monnetta, Mrs. Ogden, J.O. Orvis, Mr. Desbrow, Emil and Bob Morhardt, and noted but not photographed are S. H. Holsinger, Claude Nichols, and Charles Gordon.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Boy Scout s of America. Troop 1 (Davis, Calif.)--Pictorial works
    Boy Scouts--Davis--California--History--Pictorial works

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Processing Information

    Patricia C. Inouye processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Davis Boy Scout Troop No. 1 Photograph Album , MC201, 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.