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Finding Aid for the Wellborn Family Papers, 1888-1926
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Wellborn Family Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1888-1926
    Collection number: 734
    Creator: Wilburn family
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Wellborn Family Papers (Collection 734). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233995 


    Olin Wellborn was born on June 13, 1843 in Cumming, Georgia; graduated from Emory College, Oxford, Georgia in 1862; served in the Confederate military; was a Democratic member of Congress for the 9th Texas district, 1879-87; was appointed U.S. district judge for the Southern district of California in 1895; he died on December 6, 1921; his grandson, Olin Wellborn III, was born in Los Angeles on July 15, 1896; AB, UC Berkeley, 1918; admitted to California bar in 1919, and practiced in Los Angeles; became senior partner in the law firm of Wellborn, Barrett & Rodi; was director of Union Bank, Belridge Oil Company, and of the Welfare Federation, Los Angeles; he died on September 10, 1965.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Wilburn family--Archives.