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Isbell, Olive Mann Residence: Historical Landmark
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Isbell, Olive Mann Residence: Historical Landmark
    Dates: 2009
    Collection Number: 7-PF-34
    Extent: One folder of data on the residence
    Repository: Santa Paula Historical Society
    Santa Paula, California 93060
    Abstract: Materials include the information gathered to make the residence an historical landmark
    Language of Material: English



    Publication Rights


    Preferred Citation

    Isbell, Olive Mann Residence: Historical Landmark. Santa Paula Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Department of Parks and Recreation, State of California

    Biography/Administrative History

    Isbell was born in 1824, she lived in Illinois, and she and her husband, Isaac, decided to go to California in 1846. She opened the first American School in California. They came to Ventura in 1864. In her honor, Isbell Middle School was named for her in 1925.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Materials include photograph, description of property, deed, map of property, description of Olive Isbell and her life's historical significance

    Indexing Terms

    Isbell, Isaac
    Isbell Middle School
    Santa Paula, CA