Finding Aid for the John Antone Peer Papers, 1869-1876

Processed by Dan Luckenbill; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the John Antone Peer Papers, 1869-1876

Collection number: 2049

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Dan Luckenbill, June 1978
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: John Antone Peer Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1869-1876
Collection number: 2049
Creator: Peer, John Antone
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
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.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Antone Peer Papers (Collection 2049). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233565BibID 

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence and legal and business papers of Peer, including bills and receipts, concerning his activities as an inventor of devices for improved smelting and refining of gold ore.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Peer, John Antone--Archives.
Inventors--California, Northern--Archival resources.
Gold--Metallurgy.


Container List

 

Correspondence and Papers, 1869-1876

Note

Ex libris Robert Ernest Cowan
Box 1, Folder 1

Mechanical devices (diagrams, letters, patents, publicity, etc.) smelters and other inventions.

Physical Description: 18 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 2

Legal documents (patents, indentures, quit-claim suits, mortgages, etc.) including some rough drafts.

Physical Description: 15 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 3

Bills and receipts, 1869-1874.

Physical Description: 91 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 4

Bills and receipts, 1875.

Physical Description: 87 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 5

Bills and receipts, (1876 and some n.d.).

Physical Description: 39 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence and notes, 1873-1876.

Physical Description: 36 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 7

Miscellaneous printed matter.

Physical Description: 19 pieces.