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Finding Aid for the Macomber Family Collection about Race Horse Breeding, 1900-1930
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Macomber Family Collection about Race Horse Breeding,
    Date (inclusive): 1900-1930
    Collection number: 1443
    Creator: McCumber family
    Extent: 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: The Macomber family of race horse breeders and ranchers lived in Los Angeles, Tulare and San Jose, California. The collection consists of photographs, ephemera, an album, and a catalog relating to the horse breeding and ranching interests of the Macomber family: A.K. Macomber, John Kingsley Macomber, and Dr. Henry Macomber.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Lee Perkal, 1979.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Macomber Family Collection about Race Horse Breeding (Collection 1443). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    The Macomber family of race horse breeders and ranchers lived in Los Angeles, Tulare and San Jose, California.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of photographs, ephemera, an album, and a catalog relating to the horse breeding and ranching interests of the Macomber family: A.K. Macomber, John Kingsley Macomber, and Dr. Henry Macomber. Includes photographs of Ausaymas Ranch, Pacheco Creek, a photograph album of a French chateau with racing stables, photographs of horses and an auction catalog for the disposal of H.J. Macomber's racing stable.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    McCumber family--Archives.
    Race horses--California--Archival resources.
    Family papers.
    Photographs.