RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 122564888 LA English T1 Orrin M. Peck papers, A1 Peck, Orrin M.,, Casals, Pablo,, Drew, John,, Hearst, Phoebe Apperson,, Hearst, William Randolph,, Hoover, Lou Henry,, Marr, Carl von,, Peck, Janet M., Sargent, John Singer,, YR 1878 AB The collection consists of the personal correspondence of Orrin Peck and his sister, Janet Peck. There are 119 letters from Phoebe Apperson Hearst and these letters discuss her philanthropy in the fields of art and education, her son William Randolph Hearst, their life in California, travels in Europe, and San Francisco and national politics. Other correspondents include: Pablo Casals (1), John Drew (1), William Randolph Hearst (7), Lou Henry Hoover (4), Carl von Marr (179), and John Singer Sargent (17). The collection contains references to various artists, musicians, authors, and public figures, including: Edwin Austin Abbey, Pablo Casals, Lillie Hitchcock Coit, John Drew, Lou Henry Hoover, Joseph Pennell, James D. Phelan, and John Singer Sargent. Other subjects covered include the San Francisco earthquake and fire of 1906, the Bohemian Club, the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, and World War I and II. Of note are two references to Henry E. Huntington's art collection and developments in and around Los Angeles, Calif.