Guide to the Sisquoc Ranch photograph album Wyles SC 588

Finding aid prepared by D. Tambo, 2003; latest revision July 29, 2016.
UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-9010
Phone: (805) 893-3062
Email: special@library.ucsb.edu; URL: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/special-collections
2003


Title: Sisquoc Ranch photograph album
Identifier/Call Number: Wyles SC 588
Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): circa 1899-1900
Abstract: Photograph album, with approximately 76 b/w images and handwritten captions, ca. 1899-1900. Most of the photos are of Sisquoc Ranch [Rancho Sisquoc], Santa Barbara County, California.
Physical Location: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections.
Language of Materials: The collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], Sisquoc Ranch photograph album, Wyles SC 588. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Use Restrictions

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Acquisition Information

Library purchase, 1984.

Scope and Content

Photograph album, with approximately 76 b/w images and handwritten captions, ca. 1899-1900. Most of the photos are of Sisquoc Ranch [Rancho Sisquoc], Santa Barbara County, California, including the land, buildings, work such as branding cattle, and the Lucius E. Greene and Vicente Castro families. Also included are images of the Greene home in Alameda, California, shots from a ferry boat in San Francisco Bay, and images of the [Greene?] residence at 536 Lyon St., San Francisco.

Related Material

Easton (Robert O.) Oral History, 1971-1990. Included are interviews (Tapes 18927-28) conducted by David E. Russell, with Robert O. Easton, about the contents of the Rancho Sisquoc photo album. Easton grew up on the ranch. Copies of the interview transcripts are filed with the album.