Guide to the Henry H. Haight Family Collection

Processed by The California State Library staff; machine-readable finding aid created by James Lake
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/
© 1998
California State Library. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Henry H. Haight Family Collection



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:
James Lake
© 1998 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Henry H. Haight Family Collection
Box Number: 1650
Creator: Haight Family
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], Henry H. Haight Family Collection, California State Library.

Access Points

Governors--California
Tennis
Yale University
Haight, Henry H., 1825-1878

Contents

Scrapbooks, photographs, rosary novenas, Wolf Head Society roster.

History

Henry H. Haight was born in Rochester, N.Y., May 26, 1825. He graduated from Yale in 1844 and began practicing law. He came to California in January 1850. He served as a democratic governor from December 5, 1867 through December 7, 1871. Mr. Haight was also one of the Regents of the State University. He died of heart disease September 2, 1878, in San Francisco.

Container List

Box Box 1650

Scrapbooks, photographs, rosary novenas, Wolf Head Society roster