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Western Union Telegraph Company Los Angeles Office records, circa 1933-1977.
BANC MSS 2007/177 Box 1; BANC MSS 2007/177 v. 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Western Union Telegraph Company Los Angeles Office records, circa 1933-1977

Creator/Contributor:

Western Union Telegraph Company, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Inwood, John W.

Creator/Contributor:

Giles, Henry C., 1916-1991

Abstract:

Contains scrapbook, blank telegrams, sign, publications, correspondence and photographs. Scrapbook includes clippings and photographs of Western Union employees, equipment, and of Western Union in general. Also includes telegram and reports from United Nations Conference in San Francisco in 1945; papers of John W. Inwood, manager of the Los Angeles Western Union; and papers of Henry C. Giles Jr., manager of the bookkeeping department, including letters he wrote to his wife while serving in the military during World War II.

Date:

1933 (issued)

Subject:

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Giles, Henry C -- 1916-1991 -- Correspondence
Western Union Telegraph Company.
Western Union Telegraph Company -- Pictorial works
Telegraph -- California -- Los Angeles
Telegraph -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American

Note:

Purchase; in 2007.
In English.

Type:

Photographs.
Scrapbooks.
Telegrams.

Physical Description:

print
1 box and 1 v. (.4 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2007/177 Box 1
BANC MSS 2007/177 v. 1

Origin:

California