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Finding aid of the Luise L. Arguello Letters, 1911
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Chronology
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Luise L. Arguello Letters, 1911
    Dates: 1911
    Collection Size: 1 folder
    Repository: The Society of California Pioneers.
    San Francisco, California 94107-1272
    Abstract: Correspondence between Luise L. Arguello, L.A. Sorbier, C.F. Adams, and Z.E. Eldredge concerning the proper pronunciation of the surname Arguello.
    Physical location: stored on-site at the Society of California Pioneers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open by appointment for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with The Society of California Pioneers. All requests for permission to reproduce or publish must be submitted in writing to the Librarian.

    Preferred Citation

    Luise L. Arguello Letters, 1911. The Society of California Pioneers.

    Chronology

    1911 Luise L. Arguello Letters, 1911

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Four letters concerning the proper pronunciation of the surname Arguello. Correspondence initiated by Luise L. Arguello Zoeth E. Eldredge concerning Eldredge's article in the Call, which Arguello felt accurately represented the correct pronunciation of her surname. Another letter from Luise L. Arguello to to C.F. Adams at The Call newspaper informing them that the name was being mispronounced and referring them to Eldredge for a better explanation of the pronunciation. One from C.F. Adams to L.L. Arguello referring her to Mrs. L.A. Sorbier, the Acting President of the Arguello Boulevard Improvement Club. Finally one letter from Mrs. Sorbier to L.L. Arguello requesting further information about the surname so that their organization might make adjustments to correct their pronunciation of Arguello if it was incorrect.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Luise L. Arguello
    L. A. Sorbier
    C. F. Adams
    Zoeth E. Eldredge
    Arguello Boulevard Improvment Club
    San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- History