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Preliminary Guide to the James B. Storer Papers
Wyles Mss 77  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: James B. Storer Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1834-1890
    Collection Number: Wyles Mss 77
    Extent: .3 linear feet (1 half-size document box and 1 oversize folder)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur and Map Cabinet 1/6
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    James B. Storer Papers. Wyles Mss 77. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information


    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains an 1834 book of common prayer (given to James B. Storer by his father in 1844). photographs of Storer and his family, an 1853-1866 diary (Storer was in California during the Civil War), an 1866 commission in the California national guard, and later bills and receipts (Riverhead, Long Island, New York), ca. 1872-1890.