Finding Aid for the Edward A. Quackenbush Papers, 1861-1920

Processed by Dan Luckenbill; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2004
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Edward A. Quackenbush Papers, 1861-1920

Collection number: 2078

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Dan Luckenbill, August 1978
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, February 2004
© 2004 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Edward A. Quackenbush Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1861-1920
Collection number: 2078
Creator: Quackenbush, Edward A.
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Edward A. Quackenbush appears to have been involved in the mining business on the U.S. west coast. The collection consists of correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous papers related to Quackenbush, and letters of the Quackenbush family.
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

From the Robert Ernest Cowan Collection.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Edward A. Quackenbush Papers (Collection 2078). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233630 

Biography

Quackenbush appears to have been involved in the mining business on the U.S. west coast.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence, accounts, and miscellaneous papers related to Edward A. Quackenbush. Also includes letters of the Quackenbush family.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Quackenbush, Edward A.--Archives.
Miners--United States--Archival resources.
Letters.
Quackenbush family.


Container List

 

Edward A. Quackenbush

Box 1, Folder 1

Letters received, 1863-1898.

Physical Description: 68 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 2

Accounts, 1862-1920.

Physical Description: 65 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 3

Account book, small bound ledger, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 4

Miscellaneous papers.

Physical Description: 11 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 5

Phrenological character of E. Quackenbush given by Professor O.S. Fowler. Boston, 1873.

Physical Description: 4 leaves holograph bound with cover sheet, printed with portraits.
Box 1, Folder 6

Letters not addressed to Edward Quackenbush, 1861-1894.

Physical Description: 9 pieces.
 

Quackenbush Family

Box 1, Folder 7

Letters, 1863-1876.

Physical Description: 76 pieces.
Box 1, Folder 8

Family letters, 1878-1887 and n.d.

Physical Description: 60 pieces.