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Guide to the Davis Louderback Collection, 1864-1901
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Biography
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  • Material Transferred from the Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Davis Louderback Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1864-1901
    Box Number: 890
    Creator: Louderback, Davis, 1840-1918
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Conditions of Use

    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

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

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Davis Louderback Collection, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Louderback, Davis, 1840-1918.
    Abstracts of title--California--San Francisco.
    Deeds--California--San Francisco.
    Independent Order of Odd Fellows--California--San Francisco.
    Police magistrates--California--San Francisco.


    Correspondence, clippings and invitations, deeds, legal materials, minutes


    Davis Louderback was born in Philadelphia in 1840. He came to California in 1849 and was admitted to the bar in San Francisco in 1864. From 1866 to 1872 he was prosecuting attorney and thereafter police judge in San Francisco for four terms. He died in 1918 at the age of 78.


    • Brigham, Joseph W.
    • Gibson, Otis.
    • Newman, B.B.

    Material Transferred from the Collection


    • Knights Templar, Knights of the Red Cross, Aug. 21, 1868.
    • District Court of the United States, Jan. 20, 1880.
    • Independent Order of Odd Fellows, May 13, 1881.
    • City & County of San Francisco, Oct. 29, 1877.