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Cooperative societies -- California

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Paul Kagan photographs of utopian communities and personal papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-2640
Overview: Chiefly photographs created and copied by Kagan while conducting research for his book, New World Utopias: A Photographic History of the Search for Community. The photographs document nineteenth- and twentieth-century utopian communities, most located in California, with others in New Mexico, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee. The collection includes material that Kagan collected about utopian communities, including audiotapes of interviews and related events, as well as drawings and photographs. The...
Dates: circa 1895-circa 1989, bulk 1968-1976

Paul Kagan utopian communities collection

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-1737
Overview: The collection contains both primary and secondary source material accumulated by Kagan while conducting research for his book, New World Utopias: A Photographic History of the Search for Community. In addition to personal correspondence pertaining to his research, and drafts of his manuscript for the book and related writings, Kagan's collection contains letters, photographs, documents, notes, writings, and other visual material and printed material, which document 19th and 20th century...
Dates: 1845-1986, bulk 1910-1975

Kaweah Cooperative Colony papers

 Collection
Call Number: WA MSS S-1304
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, business and legal papers, meeting records, and photographs documenting the existence of the Kaweah Cooperative Colony.
Dates: 1886-1890