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Finding Aid of the Jennie H. Shattuck Album C058496
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  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Conditions Governing Use note
  • Preferred Citation note
  • Donor
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Existence and Location of Originals note

  • Title: Shattuck, Jennie H. Album
    Identifier/Call Number: C058496
    Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
    Language of Material: English
    Container: B001627
    Container: C058496
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 Autograph Album)
    Date (bulk): Bulk, 1876-1878
    Date (inclusive): 1876-1878, 1880
    Abstract: This is a personal autograph album which Jennie Shattuck received upon granduation from school. The entries are from friends in San Francisco, Oakland (California) and Boston (Massachusetts).

    Conditions Governing Access note

    Collection open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use note

    There are no restrictions on access.

    Preferred Citation note

    Jennie H. Shattuck Album. The Society of California Pioneers.


    Gift of David L. White, 1989.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Jennie Shattuck was married to William Frank Holmes, Sr., “whose family were Sonoma County Pioneers (Henderson and Calvin Holmes, his father—reportedly the first white men to drive cattle across the plains, settling near Santa Rosa and later in Knights Valley)”. (Source: Donation letter from donor, June 19, 1989.)

    Scope and Contents note

    Autograph book belonging to Jennie H. Shattuck, which was given to her upon her graduation from San Francisco’s Girls High School (1876). Includes personal messages from her friends as well as black-and-white and color illustrations.

    Existence and Location of Originals note

    The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth St, San Francisco, CA 94107.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Shattuck, Jennie H.
    San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)--History