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Register of the Crocker (Henry R. & May Hall) Collection, 1863-1936
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BOX 1: CROCKER FAMILY COLLECTION

 

1.1: Crocker family biographical materials

 

1.2: May Hall Crocker: Personal corresp., 1870s

 

1.3: do., 1880s

 

1.4: do., 1890s

 

1.5: do., 1900-09

 

1.6: do., 1910-19

 

1.7: do., 1920s

 

1.8: May Hall Crocker: European tour---Corresp., 1922

 

1.9: May Hall Crocker: Conservation---Corresp., 1920s

 

1.10: May Hall Crocker: Personal corresp., 1930s

 

1.11 Henry R. Crocker: Legal & business papers, 1871-1904

 

1.12: Crocker's Station guest lists, 1883-85

 

1.13: Henry R. Crocker will, 1885

 

1.14: Conservation materials collected by May Hall Crocker, 1900-1920

 

1.15: Religious ephemera [8 items]

 

1.16: Poetry & other writings

 

a)-*Ford E. Samuel. "To Mrs. Crocker" (1902) [on Crocker's Station letterhead]

 

b)-Celia Crocker Thompson [?] "My Grandmother" (n.d.)

 

c)-Maurice Hill. "Sierra Meadow" (n.d.)

 

d)-"Mother Shipton's prophecy (1485)" [scrap from newspaper]

 

e)-"The real discoverer of The Sheepherder" [2 pp.]

 

f)-"Tioga" [Road & Pass]

 

1.17: Greeting cards, calling cards, programs, etc. [16 items; incl. Celia Crocker Thompson wedding announcement; Charter Day Program, U. of California, 1911 at which May Crocker sang]

 

1.18: Envelopes from personal correspondence, 1870s-1920s; Crocker's Station letterhead & enevelope [after 1904]

 

1.19: Business correspondence, 1881-1941 [9 items]

 

1.20: Deeds, indentures, etc.

 

a)-Water Rights: Cram Creek, 1872

 

b)-Water Rights: Rush Creek, 1882

 

c)-Homestead Certificate: portions of sect. 33, T1SR19E to Henry Crocker, 1883

 

d)-Deed: Henry Crocker's mine, Bronson, Tuolumne Co., 1886

 

e)-Deed: portions of sect. 33, T1SR19E homesteaded by Henry R. Crocker, 1886

 

f)-Deed: SE 1/4 sect. 6, T1SR15E to May E. Crocker in exchange for her caring for Mrs. T.P. Woodruff for the rest of her life, 1891

 

g)-Stmt. of Property belonging to Great Sierra Stage Co., 1896

 

h)-Deed: 1/4th interest in Rush Creek Mine to Henry Crocker, 1899

 

i)-Deed: Santa Maria Mine, Tuolumne Co. to Henry Crocker, 1899

 

Sales Agmt.: Rush Creek Mine, Tuolumne Co., Henry Crocker to Chas. Bacon, 1903

 

k)-Tax Assessments: Henry Crocker, 1899-1902

 

l)-Deed: Santa Maria Mine, Tuolumne Co. To May E. Crocker, 1904

 

m)-Stmt. Of Ownership: Crocker Ranch & Rush Creek Mine said to be property of May H. Crocker, 1909 [ditto copy]

 

n)-Copy of sale agmt.: Crocker's Station to John Baker Jr., 1910

 

1.21: Rainfall charts [Crocker's Station], 1896-1910; mileage tables [from Crocker's]; list of subscribers to Tuolumne Meadows Fund

 

1.22: Checks, Receipts, etc., 1863-1910 [7 items]