Beaver (Jefferson A.) Papers

Jefferson Beaver sitting at desk next to printing press
Jefferson Beaver sitting at desk next to printing press, circa 1960s, Jefferson A. Beaver papers, MS 62, African American Museum and Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library.

The Jefferson A. Beaver papers consist of photographs, correspondence, awards, newspaper clippings, and programs that document his activities as a banker, co-founder of the Transbay Federal Savings and Loan, and his service on various public and civic boards.

Dates: 1946-1970
Collection number: MS 62
Creator: Beaver, Jefferson A.
Collection Size: .25 linear feet (1 box + 1 oversized box)

Guide to the Jefferson A. Beaver Papers

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