Collection Number: D-507

Personal and business correspondence and one volume of minutes of theCalifornia State Board of Agriculture. Subjects include family news,crop sales, supply orders, ranch workers, and political activity withstate and federal agricultural boards.
Extent

0.5 linear feet

Biography

Owner and farmer of "The Yolanda," 160 acres of orchard and vineyard, and "The Copa de Oro," 200 acres of alfalfa and grain, in Woodland, California during the early-to-mid 20th century. Hecke was California's first Director of Agriculture, serving from1919-1931.

Inclusive Dates

1912-1950.

Subject

agriculture

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California

Access

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