This collection primarily comprises collected research documents on the history of people
and places in Santa Cruz County from pre-statehood California to 1951. Included are
scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, articles, writings, notes, notecards, and other research
documents created and collected by Leon Rowland and his wife Jeannette. The collection also
includes a small amount of original pre-statehood documents concerning land ownership in
Leon Rowland (1884-1952) was a local historian in Santa Cruz County, and editor of the
Santa Cruz Evening News and the Santa Cruz Sentinel.
12 Linear Feet
19 boxes, 2 packages
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