Hotel Registers

 Collection
Identifier: NC278

Scope and Contents

Hotel registers contain names and addresses of daily guests and printed ads for businesses in the San Francisco Bay area of California.,The end plates of the 1893-1897 volume document Chinese and Indian labor used by the hotel; the 1890-1893 and 1897-1901 volumes contain notations of a number of traveling dramatic and musical companies.

Dates

  • 1890-1901

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

Hotel owned by Richard Raycraft and Mrs. Ellen Quinlan Raycraft, Richard's mother; the Raycraft family settled in Genoa by 1863 and established an early store and this hotel.

Extent

3 Cubic Feet (3 volumes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Hotel registers contain names and addresses of daily guests and printed ads for businesses in the San Francisco Bay area of California.,The end plates of the 1893-1897 volume document Chinese and Indian labor used by the hotel; the 1890-1893 and 1897-1901 volumes contain notations of a number of traveling dramatic and musical companies.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Registers from an unknown source.
Title
A Guide to the Hotel Registers
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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