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Image of 1988-023-03 - Postcard

1988-023-03 - Postcard

Vintage postcards of various dates featuring colored renditions of places in Mendocino, Fort Bragg, Albion, Greenwood, and Caspar.

Image of 1998-04-01 - Album, Photograph

1998-04-01 - Album, Photograph

"Honeymoon Album" belonging to Ray Sheppard and his wife, Jennie Smith Sheppard. Most of the photographs were taken in 1932 with both personal and purchased photos. There are many pictures of the O'Neal Ranch, the Biagi Ranch and the Halliday property near Seal Rock. The main area seems to be Point Arena, although there are pictures of the rivers from the Russian River north to the Navarro River. One picture says, "looking down the Navarro from Jennie's homesite on the Navarro Ridge." There are also pictures of Rohnerville, the Rancheria, and fishing on the Garcia River.

1994-007-025 - Register

Lists of registered voters, Political party, occupation, and residence. From the Flora Buchanan collection as research for her book, "Memories of Cuffey's Cove and Early Greenwood, 1850 - 1930."

Image of 1994-007-008 - Manuscript

1994-007-008 - Manuscript

The original typewritten notes of Flora Buchanan and Yerda Matson Dearing from the book, "Memories of Cuffey's Cove." Many of these notes have been rewritten several times.

1994-007-009 - Letter

Inquiry from Richard Tooker, dated December 21, 1965, to Flora Buchanan on the history of the Roman Catholic Parish in Cuffey's Cove. Tooker included a list of questions for Flora in which it appears that she wrote answers to those questions in the margins.

1994-007-010 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan. This letter asks for information about Flora's parents and Cuffey's Cove as an "Irish settlement."

1994-007-011 - Letter

Inquiry from Richard Tooker to Flora Buchanan on the history of the Roman Catholic Parish in Cuffey's Cove. Tooker included a list of questions for Flora. A photocopy of those questions were made and Flora wrote short comments in the margins.

1994-007-012 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan. This letter asks for information about the Cuffey Cove and Elk Post Office.

1994-007-013 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan. This letter asks for information about Flora's parents and the Greenwood/Cuffey's Cove Catholic parish.

1994-007-014 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan. This letter shared information on Flora's mother, M. Donahue, from 1887 - 1888, that Richard Tooker had come across.

1994-007-015 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan. In this letter, Tooker asks Buchanan questions concerning L.E. White and his acquisition of land in Greenwood.

1994-007-026 - Map

Four maps showing property ownership in Elk and Cuffeys Cove from 1876.

1994-007-016 - Letter

A continuation of the correspondence between Richard Tooker and Flora Buchanan discussing the name, "Cuffey's Cove."

1976-001-009 - Papers, Personal

Seven letters to Bernice Boyle from Mildred Jamison. Envelope dated July 26, 1907 with a one cent stamp.

1976-001-002 - Papers, Personal

Pages from school lessons from the 7th and 8th grades of 1907. Subjects are U.S. History, English, Geography, Spelling, and Arithmetic.

1994-007-021 - Letter

Letter to Flora Buchanan from Marjorie Wellhouse concerning her family history and the death of her Aunt Alice Templin Clark from a buggy accident in August 1889. She is buried in a cemetery on Navarro Ridge. Includes questions about a church that no longer exists on Navarro Ridge.

1994-007-019 - Correspondence

Small typewritten note about the first tanning bark mill in Elk.

1994-007-022 - Newspaper

Mendocino Beacon article about a buggy accident at Elk Creek grade (Greenwood Creek grade) that killed Mrs. J.M. Clark and injured the Rev. M.D. Buck of Napa.

1994-007-020 - Letter

Letter from Gladys M. Skinner about the history of the Post Office and the town of Greenwoood/Elk.

Image of 1994-007-023 - Program

1994-007-023 - Program

The beautiful cantata, "Esther". Director, Rev. T.M. Boyd; Pianist, Prof. W.H. Lipscombe