The Resource George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers

George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers

Label
George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers, 1849-1926
Title
George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers
Inclusive dates
1849-1926
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains personal and business papers of George Hearst and his wife, Phoebe Apperson Hearst. George Hearst's papers include correspondence, illustrated mining notes and reports, bills of sale, and other material related to mines and ranches primarily in the West and Mexico. The bulk of the collection concerns the philanthropic, charitable and social activities of Phoebe Apperson Hearst. Her papers include family and personal correspondence, mining and property files, material related to her work as regent, and files on philanthropy, charity, collecting, and household management
Biographical or historical data
  • George Hearst was a rancher, mining tycoon, and politician. In 1887 he acquired the San Francisco Examiner as payment for a gambling debt. He later turned over control of the newspaper to his son, William Randolph Hearst.
  • Phoebe Apperson Hearst was a philanthropist and collector of art and antiquities. She also served as the first female Regent or the University of California (1897-1919) and was a major benefactress of the University and other institutions.
Cataloging source
CUY
Citation source
National Union Catalogue of Manuscript Collection
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1820-1891
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Hearst, George
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Location of other archival material
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1972.015).
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1842-1919
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  • Hearst, Phoebe Apperson
  • Hearst family
  • Online Archive of California
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  • Hearst, George
  • Hearst, Phoebe Apperson
  • Hearst, George
  • Hearst, Phoebe Apperson
  • Hearst, William Randolph
  • Nuttall, Zelia
  • Hilles, Florence Bayard
  • Wheeler, Benjamin Ide
  • Hearst, William Randolph
  • Hearst, George Randolph
  • Hearst, John Randolph
  • Beel, Sigmund S
  • Clark, Edward Hardy
  • Howard, John Galen
  • Kroeber, A. L.
  • Reisner, George Andrew
  • Uhle, Max
  • Stevenson, Sara Yorke
  • University of California (1868-1952)
  • University of California (1868-1952)
  • Homestake Mining Company
  • San Luis Mining Company
  • Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • University of California (1868-1952)
  • National Congress of Mothers (U.S.)
  • National Congress of Mothers and Parent-Teacher Associations (U.S.)
  • George Washington Memorial Association
  • Lux School of Industrial Training (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Panama-Pacific International Exposition
  • Hearst Egyptian Expedition
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Kindergarten
  • Charities
  • Collectors and collecting
  • San Luis Obispo (Calif.)
  • Pleasanton (Calif.)
Label
George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers
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Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid
Extent
  • 1 online resource (85 boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 3 oversize folders, 6 v., 4 card file boxes (37 linear ft.))
  • 131 reels
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM COPY WITH CALL NUMBER BANC FILM 2718.
  • ORIGINALS STORED OFF-SITE :
Jurisdiction note
  • Use of original only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library
  • Advance notice required for use
Materials
Microfilm copies:
Note
  • BANC; BANC MSS 72/204 c: Lists of furniture at Hacienda, 1906, also available on microfilm. 1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 1283)
  • BANC; BANC FILM 2718: Positive microfilm
  • ANEG; Box 3002: Archival film.
  • BNEG; Box 3002: Printing master.
Other physical details
positive and negative (Box 3002:1-131)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041054603
Label
George and Phoebe Apperson Hearst papers
Link
Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid
Extent
  • 1 online resource (85 boxes, 2 oversize boxes, 3 oversize folders, 6 v., 4 card file boxes (37 linear ft.))
  • 131 reels
Form of item
online
Governing access note
  • RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM COPY WITH CALL NUMBER BANC FILM 2718.
  • ORIGINALS STORED OFF-SITE :
Jurisdiction note
  • Use of original only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library
  • Advance notice required for use
Materials
Microfilm copies:
Note
  • BANC; BANC MSS 72/204 c: Lists of furniture at Hacienda, 1906, also available on microfilm. 1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 1283)
  • BANC; BANC FILM 2718: Positive microfilm
  • ANEG; Box 3002: Archival film.
  • BNEG; Box 3002: Printing master.
Other physical details
positive and negative (Box 3002:1-131)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041054603

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