Manuscript Collections
Adams, Leon David (1905-1995). Papers.

Collection Number: D-304

22.1 linear feet
Bureau Chief, McClatchy Newspapers, San Francisco (1928-1935); organized and led the Wine Institute (1938-1954) and the Wine Advancement Board (1938-1954); author of The commonsense book of wine (1958), The commonsense book of drinking (1960), and The wines of America (1973).
Reports and brochures from the Wine Advisory Board and Wine Institute, files for The wines of America, correspondence and clippings, wine cookbooks and ephemera.
Inclusive Dates
Viticulture and Enology
Additional Collection Information
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (
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