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Guide to the Eudora Garoutte Collection, 1918-1943
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Eudora Garoutte Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1918-1943
    Box Number: 1750
    Creator: Garoutte, Eudora, d. 1943
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



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    Please credit California State Library.

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    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Eudora Garoutte Collection, California State Library.

    Access Points

    California State Library
    Garoutte, Eudora, d. 1943
    Libraries--Special collections


    Correspondence, clippings, certificates, receipts, book lists.


    Mary Eudora Garoutte was born in Woodland. She began working in the California State Library in 1899. She was placed in charge first of bringing the California newspapers into order and then of gathering other California material into a department of its own. She served as head of the California Section for 34 years. At the time of her retirement, the California Section contained 13,000 volumes. She was active in civic and library affairs until her death in Alameda, January 8, 1943.


    Major Correspondents

    • Chapman, Arthur
    • Riordan, J. Raymond

    Other Correspondents

    • Bailey, Mary Belle
    • Blakeart, Phil B.
    • Bradbury, A. W.
    • Earl
    • Ernest
    • Gillis, Mabel Ray.
    • Kersey, Vierling, 1890-
    • Kieler, H. A.
    • Lane, Allen
    • Marty, Al
    • Moore, William E.
    • Nancy
    • Rourke, Constance, 1885-1941
    • Spicer, Morgan V.
    • Wheat, Carl I. (Carl Irving), 1892-1966