Carpenter, Virginia, 1833 - 1995-09-28
Scope and Contents note
The Local History Collection focuses on the history of Orange County California and the cities within Orange County, Southern California and to a lesser extent California as a whole. All Time periods from 1776-2012 (to date) are covered. The collection includes 3860 cataloged books and pamphlets, correspondence, ephemera, manuscripts, maps, memoribilia. papers, periodicals, posters and photographs.
- 1833 - 1995-09-28
- Carpenter, Virginia L. (Author, Person)
From the Collection: 733 boxes (733 boxes, 3860 volumes in 429 linear feet plus two large orange cabinets drawers and two map cases drawers. )
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Contains research materials, published works, and other documents belonging to Virginia Carpenter (1905-1995), a Southern Californian local historian. Writing several books on Orange County and the city of Placentia, Carpenter also worked in the Placentia District Library, and was a member of the Orange County Historical Society.
Part of the CSUF University Archives & Special Collections Repository
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Fullerton CA 92831-3599 USA