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Elizabeth Borden Scrapbook

 Item — item: scrapbook
Identifier: MS-31
Scope and Contents This scrapbook was created by Elizabeth Borden in 1927, when she was 14 years old, to document and commemorate a trip she took to California with her mother to see her grandmother Holden. She took the train through Canada and visited many spots such as Lake Louise, Vancouver, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe, Chicago and Washington, DC. She spent over a month in Santa Barbara and much of the scrapbook includes memorabilia from there. Included in the scrapbook are postcards, menus, soap wrappers,...

Early days in Santa Barbara and records of the Nidever family

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-40
Overview A short history of the Nidever family with a list of Nidever descendants.

El Paseo Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-34
Scope and Contents This collection consists of six scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings and ephemera about the El Paseo complex of buildings and shops (also known as Streets of Spain), including El Paseo Restaurant (also known as Restaurante del Paseo) and the El Presidio building across the street. Their provenance is unclear and they may have come from different donors. Five of the scrapbooks are of the same type and may have come to the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation when owner Irene...

Jeremy D. and John K. Hass Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-06
Overview This collection documents the early activities of the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation in partnership with California State Parks to reconstruct El Presidio de Santa Barbara. It includes correspondence, research materials and legal documents about property acquisition and management on land where the former presidio stood. It also includes administrative materials, such as minutes, correspondence, and policies collected by board members Jeremy D. Hass and his father John K....

Haverland Christmas Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-52
Content Description Christmas-related writings and information collected by the Haverland sisters, Stella and Della.

Francis Lippitt Receipt to Victor Juares

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-12
Overview One handwritten receipt for $2.00 concerning a lost cannon in Santa Barbara, CA. July 17, 1848.

Glenn Price Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-16
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two series: Series 1. Historic Documents and Series 2. Santa Barbara Presidio Materials. Series 1 is a set of forty-eight historic documents from the years 1824-1873. The documents in are mostly related to the period of time when traders were sailing up and down the west coast of North America and to the Hawaiian Islands and mainland China, roughly 1822-1846. They are of a commercial nature--invoices and receipts for supplies and provisions for ships such as the...

Stella Haverland Rouse Santa Barbara History Column Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-50
Content Description

Three archives boxes containing thirty years of weekly local history columns written by Mrs. Rouse for the Santa Barbara News-Press newspaper, approximately 1,500 articles. A fourth archives box contains indexes to the columns, autobiographical notes, a selection of columns on the Riviera district where Mrs. Rouse lived, and working notes and drafts of columns.

Barbara Whittaker scrapbooks

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Identifier: MS-33