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Barbara R. Warner research collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administration Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Barbara R. Warner research collection
    Dates: 1976-1984
    Collection Number: mssWarnercollection
    Creator: Warner, Barbara R., 1924-
    Extent: 2 boxes
    Repository: The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens Manuscripts Department
    The Huntington Library
    1151 Oxford Road
    San Marino, California 91108
    Phone: (626) 405-2203
    Fax: (626) 449-5720
    Email: reference@huntington.org
    URL: http://www.huntington.org
    Abstract: This collection consists of Barbara R. Warner's research concerning the Bear Flag Revolt.
    Language of Material: The records are in English.

    Administration Information


    Collection is open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information, please go to following web site .

    Publication Rights

    The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Barbara R. Warner research collection, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Barbara R. Warner, 1977-2003.


    Barbara R. Warner was born in 1924. She was the author of The Men of the Bear Flag Revolt and Their Heritage, printed by Arthur H. Clark, 1996.

    Scope and Content

    This collection consists of Barbara R. Warner's research concerning the Bear Flag Revolt. Most of her letters are addressed to Ray Allen Billington at the Huntington Library. Other letters are addressed to Martin Ridge and D.H. Woodward. In Warner's letters, she explains her research and encloses Xerox copies of clippings, genealogical material, journals, wills, and photographs related to the Bear Flat Revolt.


    Arranged chronologically.

    Indexing Terms

    Personal Names

    Billington, Ray Allen, 1903-1981
    Ridge, Martin
    Warner, Barbara R., 1924-


    Bear Flag Revolt, 1846

    Geographic Areas

    California--History--To 1846
    California--Politics and government--1846-1850


    Letters (correspondence)
    Research (documents)