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Kenneth Kew Papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Kenneth Kew Papers
    Dates: 1951-1980
    Collection Number: D-286
    Creator/Collector: Kew, Kenneth,1925-1987.
    Extent: 26 linear feet
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: Correspondence, reports, photographs, drawings, realia, and maps relating to Kew's career as a wine merchant for Draper Esquine.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, University of California, Library, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Kenneth Kew Papers. UC Davis. Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Kenneth Kew was the owner of Esquin Imports in San Francisco, which was founded in 1951 as a négociant, importer, distributor, and retailer. In 1976 Kew’s company merged with Draper Wine Merchants to form Draper & Esquin. In 1982 Kew joined G.C. Sumner Associates where he continued until his death in 1987.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence, reports, photographs, drawings, realia, and maps relating to Kew's career as a wine merchant for Draper Esquine.

    Indexing Terms

    Vintners -- California -- San Francisco.
    Wine industry -- California -- San Francisco.
    Esquin Imports (San Francisco, Calif.)
    Draper & Esquin (Firm)

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