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Miller & Lux records : relating to Bloomfield Farm, 1860-1961.
BANC MSS 86/210 c Box 1; BANC MSS 86/210 c Box 2
Collection Overview

Title:

Miller & Lux records: relating to Bloomfield Farm, 1860-1961

Creator/Contributor:

Miller & Lux, creator

Abstract:

Included are general correspondence, 1922-1926, among company officials; newspaper articles regarding the history of Miller and Lux, Inc. and the celebrated 1954 Trust fraud case; a sketch of the Poso Farm house plan; a report on the registered cattle herd; a handwritten reminiscence ("A Charcoal Portrait") by an unidentified employee; a soil strata chart for a proposed well; a transcript of president Ulysses S. Grant's settlement of the Las Animas land claim; a wage scale for hired help; a letter from a creditor addressed to company founder Henry Miller, and an 1860 daily journal of farm finances kept by Miller.

Date:

1860 (issued)

Subject:

Miller, Henry -- 1827-1916
Ranches -- California

Type:

Account books.
Land grants.
Architectural drawings.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes (.4 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 86/210 c Box 1
BANC MSS 86/210 c Box 2

Origin:

California