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Barnett (Joseph) Real Estate Brochure Collection
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Collection includes real estate brochures and plot plans for housing developments throughout the Palos Verdes Peninsula, compiled by long time Palos Verdes Estates resident and real estate broker Joseph Barnett. The collection documents a signficant period in the development of the Palos Verdes Peninsula.
Joseph Barnett (1922-2015) was born in Mebane, North Carolina and moved to the City of Palos Verdes Estates in 1958. After working as an engineer for Douglas Aircraft, Barnett became a real estate broker in 1962 and stayed involved in real estate until his passing in 2015. Barnett was a former president of the Palos Verdes Estates Board of Realtors and also served as director of both the California Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors.
2.1 Cubic Feet 3 legal-sized document boxes, 1 oversize document box.
The collection is open for research use.