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John Easton Porter Photograph Album
MC237  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John Easton Porter Photograph Album
    Dates: 1912-1916
    Collection Number: MC237
    Creator/Collector: John Easton Porter
    Extent: .04 linear feet
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: Album containing photographs including those from his time as a student at the University of California, College of Agriculture (now the University of California, Davis)
    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, General Library, University of California, 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

    John Easton Porter Photograph Album. UC Davis. Special Collections

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Diane Porter Cooley, niece.

    Biography/Administrative History

    John E, Porter was born July 20, 1894 and died on January 17, 1981. He was a well known storyteller. Friends throughout the state would request his stories. During World War II, he wrote "The Crummy Chronicle" which was said to be the best news from home. After being a cattle rancher for many years he became an engineer.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Album containing photographs including those from his time as a student at the University of California, College of Agriculture (now the University of California, Davis)

    Indexing Terms

    Porter, John Easton 1894-1981 -- Archives
    University of California (1868-1952) College of Agriculture -- Pictorial works