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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Keene, Herman Collection
    Dates: 1900-1965
    Collection Number: 103
    Extent: 3 boxes: 2 12 x 14 inches, and one oversize box
    Repository: Santa Paula Historical Society
    Santa Paula, California 93060
    Abstract: The collection contains the materials of Herman Keene, namely his notebooks, photographs of family and hunting trips and a CD of Herman Keene movies
    Language of Material: English



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    Preferred Citation

    Keene, Herman Collection. Santa Paula Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased by the Santa Paula Historical Society from John Nichols for $1200, in July 2015. Nichols obtained the materials from the family in 2005

    Biography/Administrative History

    Herman Keene was born in Ventura 12-26-1878. He lived his life in Santa Paula, CA. He married Vesta Fansler. He died in `12-24-1965. He was a rancher, trapper, hunter, naturalist, and outdoorsman.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Consists of biographical information on the Keene family, many photos of the Fansler and Keene families, his hunting trips, his christmas reindeer, and 4 notebooks of his trips and ranching