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Charles Butters papers, 1865-1933.
BANC MSS C-B 748 Box 1; BANC MSS C-B 748 v.1; BANC MSS C-B 748 v.2; BANC MSS C-B 748
Collection Overview

Title:

Charles Butters papers, 1865-1933
History of science and technology collection

Creator/Contributor:

Butters, Charles, 1854-1933, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Charles and Jessie Butters Memorial Collection

Abstract:

Scrapbooks, biographical sketches, letters, invitations and memorabilia designated: The Charles and Jessie Butters Memorial Collection. Pertaining primarily to his career as an international mining engineer and metallurgist. Papers and many news clippings relating to his experiences in South Africa, including association with the Reform Committee of the Transvaal and Sir L.S. Jameson. Newspaper clippings concerning Nicaraguan insurgent, Augusto Calderon Sandino, and U.S. intervention. A few items relating to mining interests in California and Mexico and to the University of California and Class of 1879.

Date:

1865 (issued)

Subject:

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Sir -- Jameson, L. S. (Leander Starr) -- 1853-1917
Butters, Jessica Hertz -- 1866?-1955
University of California (1868-1952)
Mines and mineral resources
Nicaragua -- History -- Sources
South Africa -- History -- Sources
Mexico

Note:

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collections
Portraits transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1956.003--POR) See also: Charles Butters photographs in the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library. (Classified as 1989.056--PIC)

Type:

Scrapbooks.

Physical Description:

1 box, 2 vols (.5 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 748 Box 1
BANC MSS C-B 748 v.1
BANC MSS C-B 748 v.2
BANC MSS C-B 748

Origin:

California