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Burlingame (George and Cecilia) Papers
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  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & Archives
    Title: George and Cecilia Burlingame Papers
    Creator: Burlingame, George E
    Identifier/Call Number: SC.GCB
    Extent: 2.80 linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1898-1956
    Date (bulk): 1910-1950
    Abstract: George Burlingame was a local businessman who resided in the Westwood area of Los Angeles from 1931 until 1954. The George and Cecilia Burlingame Papers include records from the Loomis family, Cecilia Burlingame's family name. The correspondence, business records, and California road maps and guides in the collection depict the activities of the family in California at the beginning of the 20th century.
    Language of Material: English

    Biographical Information:

    George Burlingame was born in Nebraska in 1879. Cecilia Loomis Burlingame was born in Michigan in 1881. The couple married about 1900 and had four children. George was a local businessman who resided in the Westwood area of Los Angeles from 1931 until 1954.

    Scope and Contents

    The George and Cecilia Burlingame Papers include records from the Loomis family, Cecilia Burlingame's family name. The correspondence, business records, and California road maps and guides in the collection depict the activities of the family which settled in California at the beginning of the 20th century. Much of the collection contains property records for residential and rental real estate owned by the family in northern and southern California from 1910 through the 1950s.
    The collection is arranged into seven series: Family Correspondence (1906-1940), Family Records (1898-1954), Presentations (1929), Real Estate Records (1904-1956), California Maps and Guides (1925-1953), Pamphlet Literature (1913-1955), and Folded Road Maps (1920-1955).

    Arrangement of Materials:

    Series I: Family Correspondence, 1906-1940
    Series II: Family Records, 1898-1954
    Series III: Presentations, 1929
    Series IV: Real Estate Records, 1904-1956
    Series V: California Maps and Guides, 1925-1953
    Series VI: Pamphlet Literature, 1913-1955
    Series VII: Folded Road Maps, 1920-1955

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Ron Purcell, 1997

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    For information about citing items in this collection consult the appropriate style manual, or see the Citing Archival Materials  guide.

    Processing Information:

    Tony Gardner

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Maps
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