The Resource Charles Brinley collection, (manuscript)

Charles Brinley collection, (manuscript)

Label
Charles Brinley collection, 1860-2006
Title
Charles Brinley collection
Inclusive dates
1860-2006
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Summary: The collection begins with a biographical section containing mostly newspaper articles, a few short biographical summaries about Brinley, and partial genealogy of the Brinley family. A certificates section includes documents appointing Brinley to various positions; correspondence contains letters and invitations mostly sent to Brinley, but a few that he wrote himself. Documents section includes materials related to his political and civic work. Also included are a map of the railways of southern California and advertisement postcards from the early 1900s
Biographical or historical data
Biographical note: Judge. Born October 21, 1825 in Massachusetts. Traveled to California in 1845 where he was involved in trading goods with China, building wagon roads, and volunteering in the California Militia during the Civil War. Moved to La Paz in 1864 and Yuma in 1866, where he was appointed Justice of the Peace in 1869 and Probate Judge in 1870. Elected to the Arizona Territorial Assembly for the first time in 1871. Acted as legal agent in the creation of the town Ehrenberg and was commissioner for the Territorial Prison. Died in Los Angeles, California in 1907.
Cataloging source
ZP3
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1825-1907
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Brinley, Charles
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  • Brinley, Charles
  • Arizona
  • Arizona
  • Judges
  • Prisons
  • Arizona
  • Ehrenberg (Ariz.)
  • La Paz (Ariz.)
Label
Charles Brinley collection, (manuscript)
Instantiates
Note
Processed by Benjamin Findley, July 2013
Control code
35567
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
  • 2
  • (2
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm863230273
Type of unit
  • linear ft.
  • boxes)
Label
Charles Brinley collection, (manuscript)
Note
Processed by Benjamin Findley, July 2013
Control code
35567
Cumulative index finding aids
Inventory
Extent
  • 2
  • (2
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm863230273
Type of unit
  • linear ft.
  • boxes)

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