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J. Foster Flagg Papers, ca. late 1800s-early 1900s
Mss 32
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Title:

J. Foster Flagg Papers, ca. late 1800s-early 1900s

Creator/Contributor:

Flagg, J. Foster (Josiah Foster), 1828-1903, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Papers of an engineer and astronomer, who spent his last years in Santa Barbara. Includes maps of North and South America, documents relating to J. Foster Flagg, Flagg family genealogy, and four late 19th-early 20th century photo albums of Latin America and West Indies, mainly relating to Mexico (Vera Cruz, Queretaro, Guadalajara, Colima, Mazatlan, Guayanas, and other parts of Mexico, as well as San Antonio and New Orleans) and Peru, with images of buildings, street scenes, ports, railway lines, and people. The Flagg family were close friends of the Chase family of Santa Barbara.

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

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Flagg, J. Foster (Josiah Foster) -- 1828-1903
Mexico
Peru

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Undetermined.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], J. Foster Flagg Papers. Mss 32. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Finding aid available in the Department of Special Collections.

Type:

Maps.
Genealogies.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.