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Canfield and Starbuck Law Firm Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AR-2019-016
Abstract

The Canfield and Starbuck Law Firm Papers contain a selection of client legal documents from the late 19th to early 20th century for the central California coastal region.

Dates: 1860 - 1935
Found in: Gledhill Library

Dibblee Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AR-1993-097
Abstract

The Dibblee Family Papers consist of 1,269 pieces of correspondence and records related to the operations of Rancho San Julian from 1842-1927.

Dates: 1842 - 1927
Found in: Gledhill Library

John C. Fritsche Postcard Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AR-2019-014
Abstract

The Fritsche Postcard Collection contains approximately 7,300 postcards gathered and organized by collector John C. Fritsche. The collection emphasizes the City of Santa Barbara, California in particular, neighboring coastal towns, the County of Santa Barbara in general, and the California Missions. The collection contains examples of all 20th century postcard styles.

Dates: 1901 - 1989
Found in: Gledhill Library

Hale (Kathleen Burke) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-1962-001
Abstract Kathleen Burke Hale was one of Santa Barbara's most distinguished citizens. The most decorated woman of World War I, Burke received awards and medals from seven European nations. As a volunteer Red Cross worker during World War I she helped organize emergency hospitals in war zones and created a climate of high morale among both soldiers and military officials. Burke repeated her feat in the wake of World War II when she and her husband, artist Girard Hale, adopted and coordinated...
Dates: 1856 - 1959
Found in: Gledhill Library

Jackson (Beverley) Newspaper Columns

 Collection
Identifier: AR-2020-003
Abstract

The Beverley Jackson Newspaper Columns collection contains thirty years of articles written and collected by Santa Barbara News-Press and Santa Barbara Independent society writer Beverley Jackson from 1968 to 1994 along with her "Mixing Yesterday & Today" column for VOICE from 2016 to 2020.

Dates: Publication: 1968 - 2020
Found in: Gledhill Library

Jackson (Beverley) Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-2013-076
Abstract

The Beverley Jackson Photograph Collection contains photographs of well-known people including actors, artists, architects, athletes, authors, chefs, dancers, musicians, talk show hosts, royalty, and philanthropists. These black and white enlargements were taken by Santa Barbara News-Press society writer Beverley Jackson and illustrate the events chronicled in her "By The Way" newspaper columns.

Dates: 1968 - 2020
Found in: Gledhill Library

Mountain Drive Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-1992-001
Abstract Mountain Drive, a residential enclave of free spirits located in the hills above Montecito, coalesced in the years following World War II. The driving force behind its formation was Robert McKee Hyde, known to all as Bobby. The spirit of the community was bohemian, a “live-and-let-live” feel that fostered a close-knit camaraderie. Community interaction often centered on a growing number of celebrations and festivals. Probably the best-known was the Wine Stomp, begun in 1952, in which the...
Dates: 1985 - 1992
Found in: Gledhill Library

Rouse (Stella Haverland) Olden Days The Way It Was Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-2020-002
Content Description

Six scrapbooks contain all thirty years of the weekly local history columns written by Mrs. Rouse for the Santa Barbara News-Press newspaper. Numbering approximately 1,500, the articles are cataloged by keywords in the Gledhill Library Subject Index. See Arrangement note for date range of articles within each scrapbook.

Dates: Publication: 1962-11-04 - 1991-02-24
Found in: Gledhill Library

Santa Barbara County Court records

 Series
Identifier: AR-1949-001
Abstract

The Santa Barbara County Court records contain over 2,300 court cases beginning with California statehood through the first decade of the 20th century. The variety of court cases represented span legal proceedings from debt settlement to probate to murder. The plaintiff and defendant names documented in these cases are a Who's Who of notable Santa Barbara Californios and early American settlers.

Dates: 1850 - 1908
Found in: Gledhill Library

Santa Barbara Matchcover and Matchbox Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-2020-001
Abstract

Phillumeny is the hobby of collecting different match-related items. The Santa Barbara Matchcover and Matchbox Collection contains over 300 matchcovers and matchboxes of printed advertising graphics, primarily of Santa Barbara area businesses. Showcasing local brands and late 20th century commercial art styles, this collection is a consolidation of materials from several acquisitions. A digital exhibit of the two match container types, matchcovers and matchboxes, accompany this guide.

Dates: 1960 - 1990
Found in: Gledhill Library

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Adams, Jack (John Howard), 1918-2014 1
Aguirre, José Antonio, 1793-1860 1
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
Anderson, Judith, 1897-1992 1
Andrews, Dana, 1909-1992 1
Anteau, Laurie (Laurie Ann Johnston), 1956- 1
Appelbaum, Richard P., 1942- 1
Arlen, Richard, 1900-1976 1
Armstrong, Herbert W., 1892-1986 1
Baker, Jack (Jack Henderson), 1925-2011 1
Balch, Don (Donald Luther), 1917-1995 1
Bard, Thomas Robert, 1841-1915 1
Beard, James, 1903-1985 1
Beatty, Warren, 1937- 1
Benet, Linda 1
Bergen, Edgar, 1903-1978 1
Bernhardt, Bunny (Ruth Pritchard), 1930- 1
Bernier, Rosamond, 1916-2016 1
Birdsell, Marty L., Jr. (Martin Lewis), 1936-2005 1
Bisset, Jacqueline, 1944- 1
Block, Leigh B., 1905-1987 1
Boardman, Eleanor, 1898-1991 1
Boegle, Jack Y., 1907- 1
Bolduan, Nils, Dr. (Nils William), 1907-1993 1
Bolger, Ray, 1904-1987 1
Boucher, Louise, 1930-2013 1
Bowe, Rosemarie, 1932-2019 1
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 1
Bridges, Lloyd, 1913-1998 1
Buckley, William F., Jr., 1925-2008 1
Bujones, Fernando, 1955-2005 1
Burpee, David, 1893-1980 1
Busch, Estelle (Estelle Andrews), 1933-2009 1
Bush, George, 1924-2018 1
Caen, Herb, 1916-1997 1
Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-1987 1
Cappello, Barry (A. Barry), 1942- 1
Carey, Harry, Jr., 1921-2012 1
Cassini, Igor, 1915-2002 1
Chase, Pearl, Miss, 1888-1979 1
Cheadle, Vernon I. (Vernon Irvin), 1910-1995 1
Child, Julia, 1912-2004 1
Child, Paul, 1902-1994 1
Christian, Linda, 1923-2011 1
Church, Tony, 1930-2008 1
Clark, Roger, 1908-1978 1
Claytor, Becky M. (Rebecca M. Rodriguez) 1
Cleek, Patricia Gardner, 1925-2018 1
Coburn, James, 1928-2002 1
Collins, Jackie, 1937-2015 1
Conrad, Barnaby, 1922-2013 1
Cook, I. N. (Isaac Newton), 1827-1894 1
Curletti, Rosario Andrea, Miss, 1913-1986 1
Daily, Marla, 1950- 1
Daily, Natalie Maravic, 1925-2006 1
Dance, Charles, 1946- 1
Davies, Penelope, 1934- 1
Davies, Terence, 1934-2019 1
Davis, David, Jr., 1948- 1
Days, Mary Louise, 1939- 1
De Havilland, Olivia, 1916-2020 1
DeWitt, Gerry, 1952- 1
Dibblee family 1
Dibblee, Francisca de la Guerra, 1849-1931 1
Dibblee, Thomas B. (Thomas Bloodgood), 1823-1895 1
Diller, Phyllis, 1917-2012 1
Dodson, Edward N., Dr. (Edward Ney), 1933- 1
Dodson, Phyllis (Phyllis Rannacher), 1935- 1
Dole, Kathryn (Kathryn Lee Holcomb), 1920-2011 1
Douglas, Gordon, 1907-1993 1
Douglas, Mike, 1920-2006 1
Dru, Joanne, 1923-1996 1
Dunn, Burdette, 1918- 1
Ebsen, Buddy, 1908-2003 1
Eddy, William M., 1826-1904 1
Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain, II, 1926- 1
Erdman, Paul, 1932-2007 1
Eschenroeder, Alan, 1933-2014 1
Faletti, Reginald (Reginald Michael), 1902-1989 1
Fernald, Charles, Judge (Charles Heald), 1830-1892 1
Ferrer, José, 1912-1992 1
Ferrer, Mel, 1917-2008 1
Flacks, Miriam Hartman, 1940-2020 1
Flacks, Richard, 1938- 1
Flagg, Fannie, 1944- 1
Fonda, Jane, 1937- 1
Fortner, Elizabeth 1
Francisco, Dale, 1953- 1
Fritsche, John C. (John Chester), 1929-2020 1
Gabor, Eva, 1921-1995 1
Gabor, Zsa Zsa, 1917-2016 1
Gasser, Teddy G. (Dorothy Grace), 1948- 1
Gilot, Françoise, 1921- 1
Godunov, Alexander, 1949-1995 1
Goldsmith, Barbara, 1931-2016 1
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