Guide to the Louis J. Stellman Papers, 1910-1989

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California History Room
California State Library
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P.O. Box 942837
Sacramento, California 94237-0001
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Fax: (916) 654-8777
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URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
© 1998
California State Library. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Louis J. Stellman Papers, 1910-1989



California State Library

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California History Room
  • California State Library
  • Library and Courts Building II
  • 900 N. Street, Room 200
  • P.O. Box 942837
  • Sacramento, California 94237-0001
  • Phone: (916) 654-0176
  • Fax: (916) 654-8777
  • Email: cslcal@library.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
Processed by:
The California State Library staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Louis J. Stellman Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1910-1989
Box Number: 1989-1991
Creator: Stellman, Louis J. (Louis John), 1877-1961
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions of Use

Please credit California State Library.

Publication Rights

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

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Louis J. Stellman Papers, California State Library.

Access Points

Stellman, Louis John, 1877-1961
Journalists--California.
Photographers--California
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)--Pictorial works
Brannan, Sam, 1819-1889

Contents

Manuscripts for published and unpublished work, postcards, photographs, clippings.

Biography

Louis J. Stellman was born on January 6, 1877 in Baltimore, Maryland. After briefly trying pharmacy, then telegraphy, he settled down at the turn of the century as a Los Angeles newspaperman. In 1902 he moved to San Francisco and worked as a reporter, then an editor, for the "News". He later became an editorial and feature writer for the "Bulletin". He wrote books and articles on the side and became a serious photographer.

Related Collections

  • Stellman photographs

Container List

Box Box 1989

Autobiography

 

Correspondence

 

Diary

 

"John Chinaman"

 

Illustrated Lectures

 

Ratiocinations

Box Box 1990

Chinatown

Box Box 1991

Sam Brannan