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Finding Aid for the Ray Billingsley Papers, ca. 1875-1930
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Ray Billingsley Papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1875-1930
    Collection number: 227
    Creator: Billingsley, Ray, fl. 1875-1930
    Extent: 22 boxes (11.0 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Ray Billingsley practiced law and participated in other business ventures in Orange, California, including the Orange Auto Power Company. The collection consists of correspondence, ephemera, and memorabilia of Ray Billingsley.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library 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 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

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

    Additional Physical Form Available

    A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Library Special Collections for in-house consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
    • Public Services Division
    • UCLA Library Special Collections
    • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
    • Box 951575
    • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
    • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
    • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Ray Billingsley Papers (Collection 227). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4230377 


    Billingsley received his BA in Law from the State University of Iowa in 1875; married to Eleanor Patterson Billingsley; eventually located in Orange, California, where he practiced law and participated in other business ventures including the Orange Auto Power Company.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, ephemera, and memorabilia of Ray Billingsley.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Billingsley, Ray, fl. 1875-1930--Archives.
    Lawyers--California--Archival resources.
    Businessmen--California--Archival resources.