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Cliff Gallant Collection
1985.28  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Cliff Gallant Collection
    Dates: 1970s
    Collection Number: 1985.28
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 3 boxes
    Repository: Contra Costa County Historical Society
    Martinez, California 94553
    Abstract: Cliff Gallant was a freelance writer who lived in Pacific Grove. He wrote an article for the Herald Weekend Magazine published on January 7, 1979. This material was likely research notes he had compiled.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Contact the Contra Costa County Historical Society for publication permission.

    Preferred Citation

    Cliff Gallant Collection. Contra Costa County Historical Society

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Box 1 B-L • Folder B-1 Balfour – Guthrie & Co, Article from the Benicia-Sentinel • Folder B-2 Banks • Folder B-3 Brickyard • Folder B-4 Bridges • Folder B-5 Churches • Folder B-6 Coal Bunkers • Folder B-7 Crockett • Folder B-9 Eckley • Folder B-10 Fishing • Folder B-11 Fires • Folder B-12 Flour • Folder B-13 Collection Information • Folder B-14 General 1 • Folder B-15 General 2 • Folder B-16 General 3 • Folder B-17 General 4 • Folder B-18 General 5 • Folder B-19 Hotels – Bars • Folder B-20 Judges – Police • Folder B-21 Labor Box 2 L-St • Folder #1 – Lumber • Folder #2 – Missions • Folder #3 – George Washington McNear – founder of Port Costa & started the town as a grain shipping port • Folder #4 – McNear #2 • Folder #5 – Nevada Dock – Shepherd’s Canyon • Folder #6 – Oil • Folder #7 – Personalities • Folder #8 – Politics • Folder #9 – Port Costa Working Notes • Folder # 10 – Railroads • Folder # 11 – Port Costa Warehouse Receipts – 1883 • Folder # 12 – Ranchos • Folder # 13 – Schools • Folder # 14 – Ships • Folder # 15 – Social • Folder # 16 – Strike 1901 • Folder # 17 – Strike 1916 Box #3 S-W • Folder # 1 – Port Costa Warehouse & Dock Company – warehouse grain receipts • Folder # 2 – Post Office • Folder #3 – Violence • Folder # 4 – Warehouses • Folder # 5 – Wheat 1 • Folder # 6 – Wheat 2 • Folder # 7 – Wheat 3 • Folder # 8 – World War 1 • Folder # 9 – Water Co & Power • Folder # 10 – Whorehouses

    Indexing Terms

    Gallant, Cliff
    McNear, George Washington
    Balfour Guthrie & Co.
    Port Costa
    Crockett

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