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Finding Aid to the Workman Family Collection MS.567
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Boyle Workman “The City That Grew” – series of clippings (62 chapters). Appeared daily January 15 – March 21, 1935. Boyle Workman as told to Caroline Walker. Boyle is the son of William H. Workman and grandson of David Workman. His great uncle was the Williman Workman who came to Los Angeles in 1841.

Folder 1

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Workman-Rowland party of immigrants newspaper clippings, 1941. Material commemorates the arrival of the family in 1841. 4 clippings, including picture of Boyle Workman.

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William Henry Workman (1839-1918) – biography Los Angeles Times – January 1, 1941 (3 copies) Mrs. William Henry (Elizabeth) Workman (1847-1933) obituary Los Angeles Times – October 15, 1933

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William Workman (circa 1877-1956) obituary Los Angeles Times March 22, 1956

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Boyle Workman (1868-December 25, 1942) obituary – 3 clippings – Los Angeles Times December 1942

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Marco Newmark “The Workman Family in Los Angeles” Historical Society of Southern California Quarterly volume 32 number 4, December 1950, pages 316-25