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Philo Jacoby scrapbook, 1866-1986 (bulk 1866-1922).
BANC MSS 2003/109 c
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Title:

Philo Jacoby scrapbook, 1866-1986 (bulk 1866-1922)

Creator/Contributor:

Jacoby, Philo, 1837-1922, creator

Abstract:

Contains newspaper clippings on Philo Jacoby and pistol and rifle shooting competitions.

Date:

1866 (issued)

Subject:

Jacoby, Philo -- 1837-1922
California Schützen Club.
Shooters of firearms
Shooting contests

Note:

Philo Jacoby was born in Lebork, Poland, Dec. 5, 1837. In 1859 he immigrated to San Francisco, Calif. He was the editor and publisher of the San Francisco publication "The Hebrew." Jacoby was also an expert sharpshooter and strongman and started the California Schützen Club. Jacoby died March 25, 1922.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2003/109 c

Origin:

California