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Catalog Number 2014.015.001
Scope & Content Ed Zwierlein's personal guest book. Rectangular book is comprised of a hand-carved wooden cover filled with thick off-white pages with the outer corners cut off. Pages are held into place by brown and gold cordage. Cover has carved wooden pieces glued to the front including: a star-shape emblem with an embossed eagle in center inscribed with, "MOUNTED PATROL / DEPUTY / SHERIFF / SAN MATEO COUNTY;" a round emblem with a horse and flower in center inscribed with, "CALIFORNIA HORSEMEN'S ASSOCIATION / INCORPORATED 1942" and a carving of Zwierlein's Woodside home beneath which is inscribed, "Ed.Zwierlein." Outer corners of book are cut off and there are notches carved onto edge of cover. Pages include signatures and remarks from guests that attended parties in the Zweirlein home that date from 1948-1963.
"Gde Packh" (inscribed on back bottom right corner of front cover)
Dimensions (height x width x depth): 2 x 26.25 x 11.5 (open); 1.75 x 14.5 x 11.5 (closed)
Object Name Guestbook
Collection Archival Collection
Category Books
Date 1948-1963
People Zwierlein, Ed
Search Terms California State Horsemen's Association
San Mateo County Mounted Patrol
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office
Zwierlein, Ed
Subjects Books
Guests
Horseback riding
Horses
Sheriffs