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Finding Aid to the Workman Family Collection MS.567
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The Workman Family arrived in Los Angeles in 1841 and were among the first settlers to obtain a land grant from the Mexican government, the 48,790-acre Rancho La Puente. This is a collection of newspaper clippings from 1933-1956 chronicling the Workman Family. Includes a large red scrapbook which is the culmination of a newspaper serialization of the book entitled, "The City That Grew" by Boyle Workman, published in 1935.
The Workman Family arrived in Los Angeles in 1841.
1.6 linear feet (1 scrapbook; 5 folders)
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