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Walter Douglas Portrait and Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-15
Overview

The collection consists of portraits and prints of Santa Barbara citizens who have been active and influential in the work of preserving Santa Barbara's history. They were photographed by Walter Douglas in his home studio between 1996 and 2002. The collection also consists of corresponding oral history interviews with the portrait subjects.

Harry Downie Scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-28
Scope and Contents This scrapbook contains news clippings and copies of newspaper articles, typed and handwritten notes, brochures, articles, and photographs about the history of the Santa Barbara Presidio and the reconstruction of the Presidio in the 1970s.

Early California Lantern Slides

 Collection
Identifier: MS-47
Overview

The Early California Lantern Slides are comprised of 89 glass lantern slides made between 1900 and 1930. The images are primarily of California Missions, but also include other regional subjects such as the California Aqueduct.

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 Coro del Real Presidio de Santa Barbara Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-22
Overview

This collection is made up of the songs that El Coro del Real Presidio de Santa Barbara performed from 1991 to 2009 for its yearly event Las Posadas, as well as several other performances.

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...

Pedro Fages Calvary Inspection Report

 Item — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-13
Overview

Pedro Fages (1734–1794) was a Spanish soldier, explorer, and first Lieutenant Governor of the Californias under Gaspar de Portolá. He was the fifth Spanish Governor of Alta California (1782–91) when he wrote the inspection report contained in this holding. The manuscript details the cavalry at the Santa Barbara Presidio, including evaluation of soldiers, equipment, and supplies.

Flores Family Papers

 Collection — Box: SB-01
Identifier: MS-03
Overview

This collection consists of twenty handwritten documents, twenty-five newspaper clippings, ten photographs, and three miscellaneous publications concerning Santa Barbara Presidio Commandant Gumesindo Flores and his wife Cipriana Llano Flores.

Gloria Forsyth Papers

 Collection — Box: SB-01, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-19
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one folder of correspondence, notes, minutes and other miscellaneous publications related to Pearl Chase, several activities of the Plans and Planting Committee of the Community Arts Association of Santa Barbara, and Mrs. Forsyth's role as a member of the committee. Topics covered in these papers include: an article about Santa Barbara's civic pride and historic preservation, reprinted from Reader's Digest (1940); Santa Barbara...

Fuentes Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-36

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Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation 7
Community Arts Association of Santa Barbara. Plans and Planting Committee 3
Santa Barbara (Calif.) 3
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Chase, Pearl, 1888-1979 2
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Guerra, Pablo de la, 1819-1874 2
Hvolboll, Elizabeth Erro, 1930-2018 2
Pico, Pío, 1801-1894 2
Rouse, Stella Haverland 2
Vallejo, Mariano Guadalupe, 1808-1890 2
Anza, Juan Bautista de, 1693-1740 1
Bell, John Stewart 1
Bell, Katherine M., 1844-1926 1
Bellman, Suzi Calderon 1
Borden, Elizabeth B. 1
Brinkerhoff, George Franklin 1
Brinkerhoff, Peter 1
Cachupin, Thomas Velez 1
California Recreational Trails Committee 1
Chaboya, Anastacio 1
Chapman, Ron 1
Charles, King of Spain, III, 1716-1788 1
Cota Family 1
Cota, Maria Magdalena Josefa 1
Crespo, Angel 1
Curletti, Rosario Andrea 1
De la Portilla, Pablo 1
Den, Nicholas Augustus 1
Den, Richard S. 1
Dibblee, T. W. (Thomas Wilson) 1
Douglas, Walter C. (Walter Cornelius), 1919-2014 1
Downie, Harry (Henry John), 1903-1980 1
Eayrs, George Washington, 1775-1855 1
Fages, Pedro 1
Fendon, Irene Suski 1
Flores Family 1
Flores, Cipriana Justina de Llanos, 1818-1921 1
Flores, Gumesindo 1
Flores, Jose Ignacio 1
Forsyth, Gloria Brooks 1
Godayol, Jose, Fr., 1829-1902 1
Goicoechea, Felipe Antonio de, 1747-1814 1
Goss, Etta May (Marcy) 1
Goss, William Freeman Myrick 1
Guerra Family 1
Guerra y Lataillade, Antonia Maria de la, 1827-1916 1
Guerra, Antonio Maria de la 1
Guerra, Delfina de la 1
Guerra, Francisca de la 1
Guerra, Herminia de la 1
Hass, Jeremy D., 1936-2014 1
Hass, John K. 1
Haverland, Della 1
Higman, Sue 1
Hill, Daniel A. 1
Jenkins, Prince 1
Juarez, Victor 1
Land Trust of Santa Barbara County 1
Lataillade Family 1
Lataillade, Cesario Armand, 1819-1849 1
Lataillade, Cesario Eugene, 1849- 1
Lataillade, Maria Antonia, 1846-1916 1
Lewis, Robert L. 1
Lippitt, Francis J. (Francis James), 1812-1902 1
Luton, Caroline 1
Luton, George Roscoe, 1880-1947 1
Marcy, Hannah (Chapman) 1
Meagher, Thomas Francis, 1823-1867 1
Mercury (Ship) 1
Micheltorena, Manuel, 1802-1853 1
Mignon 1
Miller, Robert Ryal 1
Mills, Paul Chadbourne, 1924-2004 1
Moreno, Luis 1
Murphy, Dwight 1
Murphy, Grace (Price) 1
Native Daughters of the Golden West 1
Obern, Vivian Marie (Hapeman), 1921-2015 1
Ortega Family 1
Ortega, Jose Francisco de, 1734-1798 1
Pico Family 1
Platz, Edward H., Dr. 1
Platz, Helen (Hartnett) 1
Price, Glenn 1
Quintero, Regina 1
Rasmussen, Carl 1
Reid, Hugo, 1809-1872 1
Samano, Roman 1
Sanchez Family 1
Santa Barbara County (Calif.) 1
Santa Barbara County Trails Council 1
Santa Barbara News-Press 1
Santa Inés Mission (Solvang, Calif.) 1
Smith, Clifton F. 1
Stearns, Abel, 1798-1871 1
Thompson, Alpheus Basil, 1797-1869 1
Tornel y Mendívil, José María, 1789-1853 1
United States. Army. California Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865) 1
Vernon, Edward W., 1926-2016 1
Villa, Leroy 1
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