John Easton Porter Photograph Album

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UC Davis. Special Collections
University of California, Davis, Department of Special Collections, General Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
(530) 752-1621
speccoll@ucdavis.edu
http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/specol/
2015


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