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Museum of Ventura County
100 East Main Street
Ventura, California 93001
Phone: (805) 653-0323, ext 310
Fax: (805) 653-5900
Email: None
Physical collections: 37
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Blanchard (Nathan W.) collection, circa 1800s-1900s

Papers and letters dating from 1860s to present between N.W. Blanchard and other family members. Most are between two daughters, Eunice and Sarah, and mother Ann Elizabeth, and are of a personal nature. A few deal with young Nathan's school...

Children's Home Society of California (CHS) Records, circa 1900s

The notebook contains records of by-laws, membership, minutes, etc. The scrapbooks contain news clippings and photographs which provide a historical record of the society's activities in Ventura County, from 1954 to 1993....

Church of the Foothills collection, circa 1800s-1900s

This collection consists of archival records of the First Congregational Church of San Buenaventura and Santa Clara Valley, the parent organization of Church of the Foothills, formally organized on November 21, 1869, and incorporated according to the laws of the...

Leavens (Charles) Estate papers, circa 1800s-1900s

A number of documents in the collection refer to H. A. Flint or Flint family members. Henry Flint was an early Ventura County pioneer farmer/rancher in Santa Paula and Saticoy. Upon his death, Flint's property was sold to the Leavens...

Portuguese Society (S.P.R.S.I.) records, 1960-1982

The collection consists of a ceremonial crown and robe, the Constitution, minutes of meetings, financial records and other papers related to the organization. The society's ceremonial crown and robe are in storage in the Collections Department of VCMHA, as of...

Temple-McFarland family collection, circa 1800s-1900s

Most of the material pertains to the following four individuals: However, Ventura County history is also recorded herein, as it touched and affected these individuals. A catalog of the collection follows this introduction....

Thomas R. Carr collection on Boy Scouts of America, circa 1900s

The eight large scrapbooks in the collection were given to Mr. Thomas R. Carr several years prior to 1994 when they were found in a warehouse that was being cleaned out by the organization. To these scrapbooks Mr. Carr added...

Welch (James F.) collection, 1973-1979

The collection consists of four boxes of historical materials covering events in Ventura County, gathered by Mr. James F. Welch during his research from 1973 to 1979....