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Henry Franklin Doss documents
SPC.00021
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Title:

Henry Franklin Doss documents

Creator/Contributor:

Doss, Henry Franklin, 1868-1951, creator, creator.

Abstract:

This collection contains miscellaneous documents created by Henry Franklin Doss (1868-1951).

Date:

1868 (issued)

Subject:

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Doss, Henry Franklin -- 1868-1951 -- Correspondence

Note:

Repository: History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Collection no. SPC.00021.
Contents include an ink blotter
This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Finding aid available online via the Online Archive of California.
Henry Franklin Doss was a member of one of Sonoma County's pioneer families and was born on his family's poulty ranch in Two Rock on May 24, 1868. Doss was elected to the Sonoma County Board of Supervisors in 1914, serving as chair from 1916-1918; he was relected in 1918 and served until 1921. He also served as trustee for the Two Rock District School and was chief of the Two Rock Volunteer Fire Department. Doss continued to operate the ranch for many years with his first wife, Letitia Doss (July 1868-Sept. 30, 1938). After Letitia's death and his retirement, he moved to Santa Rosa with his second wife, Ethel Orr.Doss died in Sebastopol at age 88, on November 20, 1951.
Materials in English.
Gift: donor unknown
[Identification of item], Henry Franklin Doss documents. SPC.00021, History & Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Type:

Advertising blotters.
Blotters (writing equipment)
Archival materials

Physical Description:

3

Language:

English

Identifier:

https://oac.cdlib.org/search?query=SPC.00021
SPC.00021

Origin:

No place, unknown, or undetermined

Copyright Note:

This collection is unprocessed. Please contact the Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library for access; for contact info and current hours, see
Access: No restrictions. Available for research during Sonoma County History & Genealogy Library business hours (see https://sonomalibrary.org/locations/sonoma-county-history-and-genealogy-library for current hours).
Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

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