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Finding Aid for the Charles A. Beebe Papers, 1855-1867
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Charles A. Beebe Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1855-1867
    Creator: Beebe, Charles A.
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.) 1 portfolio
    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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Mrs. Roy Aiken, 1957.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Charles A. Beebe Papers (Collection 675). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence and papers of Charles A. Beebe, chiefly as receiver of public moneys for the district of lands subject to sale at Los Angeles. Includes his letter of appointment on January 29, 1863 signed by President Abraham Lincoln and Secretary of the Interior John P. Usher, and letters from Joseph S. Wilson and J.M. Edmunds of the General Land Office, Receiver at San Francisco James W. Shanklin, Samuel V. Niles, Edward F. Beebe and others. Also contains drafts and copies of letters sent by Beebe, accounts bills, receipts, certificates of deposit of money in the U.S. Treasury, and applications for purchase of land, including one from Phineas Banning.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Beebe, Charles A.--Archives.
    Land titles--California, Southern.