Published Historical Documents

Documentation researched by ARG. Property of Jeremy J. Nickel. 

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Vineyard House Prelim Historical Research
Article of historical research on Vineyard House, 1581 Oakville Grade, Napa, California ...
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1905-09-09
Article detailing the vinifera varieties best-suited to the California
1905-09-09 Pacific Rural Press Article detailing the vinifera varieties best-suited to the California soil and climate, according to the work ...
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1900-02-24
Article about the depression of the horse business
1900-02-24 Breeder and Sportsman Article about the depression of the horse business; Crabb mentioned among others recalling the halcyon days ...
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1900-02-03
Reporting on former To Kalon Stock Farm trainer H.R. Ward
1900-02-03 Breeder and Sportsman Reporting on former To Kalon Stock Farm trainer H.R. Ward opening a public training stable at ...
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1899-07-01
Article on horses in training at Vallejo
1899-07-01 Breeder and Sportsman Article on horses in training at Vallejo; Charles Newman showed the reported a yearling he purchased ...
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1899-05-27
Reporting from the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale in Napa
1899-05-27 Breeder and Sportsman Reporting from the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale in Napa; a yearling was injured while ...
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1899-05-27
Full reporting on the results of the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale
1899-05-27 Breeder and Sportsman Full reporting on the results of the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale, totaling $1,462.50. Citation: ...
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1899-05-26
Tokalon Trotting Stock Sold
1899-05-26 San Francisco Chronicle Sixteen trotters (horses bred for harness racing) from the Tokalon [sic] stock farm sold at the ...
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1899-05-24
Announcement that H.W. Crabb's horses would be sold
1899-05-24 San Francisco Chronicle Announcement that H.W. Crabb's horses would be sold at the Napa Fair Grounds on May 25, ...
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1899-05-20
The closing out sale of the standard bred horses belonging to the estate of H.W. Crabb
1899-05-20 Breeder and Sportsman "The closing out sale of the standard bred horses belonging to the estate of H.W. Crabb ...
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1899-05-20
Multiple mentions throughout page of different horses that will be available at the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale
1899-05-20 Breeder and Sportsman Multiple mentions throughout page of different horses that will be available at the To Kalon Stock ...
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1899-05-13
Article detailing the forthcoming sale liquidating the remaining horses in Crabb's stock farm
1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman Article detailing the forthcoming sale liquidating the remaining horses in Crabb's stock farm. Sale held on ...
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1899-05-13
Advertisement for the executor's sale of Crabb's standard bred horses
1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman Advertisement for the executor's sale of Crabb's standard bred horses from the To-Kalon Stock Farm at ...
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1899-05-13
Tokalon Stock Farm sale May 25th at Napa
1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman "Tokalon Stock Farm sale May 25th at Napa." Citation: "Sulky Notes." Breeder and Sportsman 34, no ...
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1899-03-11
Crabb sells two horses at auction in Napa
1899-03-11 Breeder and Sportsman Crabb sells two horses at auction in Napa. Citation: "Combination Sale at Napa." Breeder and Sportsman ...
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1899-03-11
Obituary for Crabb
1899-03-11 Breeder and Sportsman Obituary for Crabb; mentions his success as a pioneer farmer, viticulturist, and horse breeder. States that ...
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1899-03-11
Article on a sociable gathering of friends
1899-03-11 Hayward Journal Crabb's remains were met at the depot by a group of his old friends and then interred ...
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1899-03-07
Short obituary giving Crabb's time of death
1899-03-07 San Francisco Chronicle Short obituary giving Crabb's time of death as 7:35pm on March 2, 1899. He was 71 ...
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1899-03-04
Announcement that Crabb, "a prominent viticulturist," died on March 3, 1899
1899-03-04 Record-Union (Sacramento, CA) Announcement that Crabb, "a prominent viticulturist," died on March 3, 1899, at age 70 (incorrect day ...
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1899-03-04
"Master of To Kalon Ranch Passes Away."
1899-03-04 San Francisco Call Crabb died at To Kalon after a week-long illness (apoplexy). "Mr Crabb was a pioneer in ...
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Vineyard House Prelim Historical Research

Vineyard House Prelim Historical Research

Article of historical research on Vineyard House, 1581 Oakville Grade, Napa, California ...
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1905-09-09
Article detailing the vinifera varieties best-suited to the California

1905-09-09 Article detailing the vinifera varieties best-suited to the California

1905-09-09 Pacific Rural Press Article detailing the vinifera varieties best-suited to the California soil and climate, according to the work ...
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1900-02-24
Article about the depression of the horse business

1900-02-24 Article about the depression of the horse business

1900-02-24 Breeder and Sportsman Article about the depression of the horse business; Crabb mentioned among others recalling the halcyon days ...
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1900-02-03
Reporting on former To Kalon Stock Farm trainer H.R. Ward

1900-02-03 Reporting on former To Kalon Stock Farm trainer H.R. Ward

1900-02-03 Breeder and Sportsman Reporting on former To Kalon Stock Farm trainer H.R. Ward opening a public training stable at ...
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1899-07-01
Article on horses in training at Vallejo

1899-07-01 Article on horses in training at Vallejo

1899-07-01 Breeder and Sportsman Article on horses in training at Vallejo; Charles Newman showed the reported a yearling he purchased ...
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1899-05-27
Reporting from the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale in Napa

1899-05-27 Reporting from the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale in Napa

1899-05-27 Breeder and Sportsman Reporting from the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale in Napa; a yearling was injured while ...
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1899-05-27
Full reporting on the results of the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale

1899-05-27 Full reporting on the results of the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale

1899-05-27 Breeder and Sportsman Full reporting on the results of the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale, totaling $1,462.50. Citation: ...
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1899-05-26
Tokalon Trotting Stock Sold

1899-05-26 Tokalon Trotting Stock Sold

1899-05-26 San Francisco Chronicle Sixteen trotters (horses bred for harness racing) from the Tokalon [sic] stock farm sold at the ...
Read More
1899-05-24
Announcement that H.W. Crabb's horses would be sold

1899-05-24 Announcement that H.W. Crabb's horses would be sold

1899-05-24 San Francisco Chronicle Announcement that H.W. Crabb's horses would be sold at the Napa Fair Grounds on May 25, ...
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1899-05-20
The closing out sale of the standard bred horses belonging to the estate of H.W. Crabb

1899-05-20 The closing out sale of the standard bred horses belonging to the estate of H.W. Crabb

1899-05-20 Breeder and Sportsman "The closing out sale of the standard bred horses belonging to the estate of H.W. Crabb ...
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1899-05-20
Multiple mentions throughout page of different horses that will be available at the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale

1899-05-20 Multiple mentions throughout page of different horses that will be available at the To Kalon Stock Farm estate sale

1899-05-20 Breeder and Sportsman Multiple mentions throughout page of different horses that will be available at the To Kalon Stock ...
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1899-05-13
Article detailing the forthcoming sale liquidating the remaining horses in Crabb's stock farm

1899-05-13 Article detailing the forthcoming sale liquidating the remaining horses in Crabb's stock farm

1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman Article detailing the forthcoming sale liquidating the remaining horses in Crabb's stock farm. Sale held on ...
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1899-05-13
Advertisement for the executor's sale of Crabb's standard bred horses

1899-05-13 Advertisement for the executor's sale of Crabb's standard bred horses

1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman Advertisement for the executor's sale of Crabb's standard bred horses from the To-Kalon Stock Farm at ...
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1899-05-13
Tokalon Stock Farm sale May 25th at Napa

1899-05-13 Tokalon Stock Farm sale May 25th at Napa

1899-05-13 Breeder and Sportsman "Tokalon Stock Farm sale May 25th at Napa." Citation: "Sulky Notes." Breeder and Sportsman 34, no ...
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1899-03-11
Crabb sells two horses at auction in Napa

1899-03-11 Crabb sells two horses at auction in Napa

1899-03-11 Breeder and Sportsman Crabb sells two horses at auction in Napa. Citation: "Combination Sale at Napa." Breeder and Sportsman ...
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1899-03-11
Obituary for Crabb

1899-03-11 Obituary for Crabb

1899-03-11 Breeder and Sportsman Obituary for Crabb; mentions his success as a pioneer farmer, viticulturist, and horse breeder. States that ...
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1899-03-11
Article on a sociable gathering of friends

1899-03-11 Article on a sociable gathering of friends

1899-03-11 Hayward Journal Crabb's remains were met at the depot by a group of his old friends and then interred ...
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1899-03-07
Short obituary giving Crabb's time of death

1899-03-07 Short obituary giving Crabb's time of death

1899-03-07 San Francisco Chronicle Short obituary giving Crabb's time of death as 7:35pm on March 2, 1899. He was 71 ...
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1899-03-04
Announcement that Crabb, "a prominent viticulturist," died on March 3, 1899

1899-03-04 Announcement that Crabb, "a prominent viticulturist," died on March 3, 1899

1899-03-04 Record-Union (Sacramento, CA) Announcement that Crabb, "a prominent viticulturist," died on March 3, 1899, at age 70 (incorrect day ...
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1899-03-04
"Master of To Kalon Ranch Passes Away."

1899-03-04 "Master of To Kalon Ranch Passes Away."

1899-03-04 San Francisco Call Crabb died at To Kalon after a week-long illness (apoplexy). "Mr Crabb was a pioneer in ...
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Vintner, Jeremy Nickel's "History of To-Kalon"
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