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Pierce (Dr. Horace F.) Family Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1981-058

Content Description

Pierce (Dr. Horace F.) Family Collection contains photographs, ephemera, and objects.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Mrs. Kirke W. Connor

Restrictions Apply



  • 1892 - 1957



35 Item(s)


1. Large Paisley Shawl, blue pink, and green on burgundy color background, with cream colored center. Shawl with brought across the Isthmus of Panama by Mrs. Daniel Coiner, grandmother of Dr. Horace Pierce. $275 2. Framed Silhouette of mother of Dr. Horace Pierce. Artist: Gene Ross. Size framed - 11 ½" x 5 ½". $50 3. Framed Scottish coat of arms of Thomas Anderson Family, 1634. $50 4. Four unframed identical photos of Horace F. Pierce, M.D. 7" x 5" and one 10" x 8" 5. Copy of Charles H. Brown of photo of Horace F. Pierce at age 3 years. Framed size - 16" x 12" approx. 6. Framed photo of Horace Pierce as a young man. Framed size - approx. 11 ½" x 9-5/8" 7. Photo of Dr. Pierce as a young boy 8. Graduation picture of Horace Pierce taken by Nelson of Boulder, Colo. 9. Wedding picture of Ben (?) came to us from Norway. Has been our ranch manager for over 50 years 10. Large photo of office built by Arendt & Howell for Dr. Horace Pierce's office in 1954 at corner of Castillo and Pueblo 11. Harmonica given to Horace Pierce by his grandmother when he was a boy. $25 12. Scrapbook of clippings of New England Families, including Pierce Family 13. Pierce family photo album 14. Pierce family photo album 15. Pierce family photo album, leather cover of which was done by Horace Pierce 16. Album of photos by Horace Pierce 17. Scrapbook record of Dr. and Mrs. Horace Pierce's trip to South America 18. Leather case with initials HP, containing negatives and some snapshots 19. Leather case containing personal correspondence, postcards, wedding announcement and other items of interest. DEACCESSIONED DATE: 8-19-1992 by KH 20. Folder containing letters, clippings, articles, pictures, and miscellaneous personal material 21. Medical and surgical awards and diplomas of Horace F. Pierce 22. Dr. Horace Pierce's surgical cap and mask 23. California Medical Assn. 1957 membership card of Horace Pierce, M.D. 24. A number of Dr. Horace Frederick Pierce's Calling cards 25. Small copy of New Testament with name of Mrs. A. M. Pierce written in front and a small picture of young woman 26. Small fan of Garuda Indonesian Airways, handmade in Bali 27. Large fabric fan with pink floral design and ivory ribs. Belonged to Edith. $150 28. Masonic leather apron and Sciot's fez. 29. Roster of members of Ancient Egyptian Order of Sciots Santa Barbara Pyramid No. 34 for year 1947 30. Framed photo of small child. Framed size - 8-5/8" x 6-5/8" 31. Tinted photo of young boy in gold frame. Framed size - 10" x 8". 32. Los Angeles Times articles about Channel Islands, circa 1956 33. Various School pins, etc., including Santa Barbara High School class pin of 1909 34. Small metal rattle with wooden handle. $10 Total = $560 *ADD ON: the following item was found in collections and assigned this acc# temporarily 35. Painting of Dr. Horace F. Pierce by Shirley Hoover Pierce, 1951