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Register of the Hands Loan Company (Stockton, Calif.) Records, 1922-1938
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Hands Loan Company (Stockton, Calif.) Records,
    Date (inclusive): 1922-1938
    Collection number: Mss13
    Creator: Stuart Gibbons
    Extent: 0.25 linear ft.
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
    Stockton, CA 95211
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Hands Loan Company (Stockton, Calif.) Records, Mss13, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library


    William & Ralph C. Hands were Stockton (Calif.) pawnbrokers (ca.1915-1938). Their correspondence consists primarily of invoices from customers paying debts and requesting return of their property by mail.

    Scope and Content

    The 75 items in this collection consist of insurance policies, correspondence, receipts and other business and legal papers relating to the Hands Loan Co. pawnshop in Stockton, Calif. (1922-1938).