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Guide to the Louise Lovett Papers
MS 187  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Louise Lovett papers
    Dates: 1892-1945
    Collection number: MS 187
    Creator: Lovett, Louise
    Collection Size: 1 document box
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: Contains diaries and an account book from La Labranza, the Sheppa family farm in Soquel, a scrapbook of Mrs. Lovett's mother, Nina Sheppa, programs and ephemera from the local W.C.T.U. and clippings about life in Santa Cruz by Georgianna Bruce Kirby
    Physical location: Stored at Special Collections & Archives: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Louise Lovett papers. MS 187. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Louise & Richard Lovett, 1967

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Contains ledger books from La Labranza Farm, a family scrapbook with clippings and transcribed letters, items documenting the family's activities with the Women's Christian Temperance Union, the Soquel Loyal Citizens League, the Soquel Congregational Church and WII wartime economy. Also included are personal ephemera items and local history pamphlets.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Lovett, Louise--Archives
    Soquel Congregational Church (Soquel, Calif.)
    Temperance--California--Santa Cruz County--Societies, etc.
    Farmers--California--Santa Cruz County--Diaries
    Santa Cruz County (Calif.)--Social life and customs
    Sheppa, Nina