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Finding aid of the Alexander Badlam, Sr. Papers, 1849
C057705  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Chronology
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alexander Badlam, Sr. papers
    Dates: 1849
    Collection number: C057705
    Creator: Alexander Badlam, Sr.
    Collection Size: 1 paper
    Repository: The Society of California Pioneers.
    San Francisco, California 94107-1272
    Abstract: The folder includes the biographical account of Alexander Badlam, Senior's life during his voyage to California in 1849. It is a typed version from May 27th, 1935 of an originally handwritten letter.
    Physical location: B001393
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open by appointment for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with The Society of California Pioneers. All requests for permission to reproduce or publish must be submitted in writing to the Librarian.

    Preferred Citation

    Alexander Badlam, Sr. papers. The Society of California Pioneers.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Alexander Badlam was born in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1849 he embarked on a voyage to California and back to Boston on the bark Corsair. During his voyage, which took about a year, Alexander Badlam, Sr. rode on the Oro, a British whaling ship called the Colloony, and two unnamed steamers.

    Chronology

    1849 Alexander Badlam, Sr. Papers

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The folder includes the biographical account of Alexander Badlam, Senior's life during his voyage to California in 1849. It is a typed version from May 27th, 1935 of an originally handwritten letter.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Badlam, Alexander, 1809-1894
    San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)-History
    Pioneers-California

    Related Material

    Institutional records "Badlam, Alexander, Sr." Archives Records (vol. 1, pg. 31) Mortuary Record (1892-1906 pg. 45) "Badlam, Alexander, Jr." Archives Records (vol. 1, pg. 32) Mortuary Record (1892-1906 pg. 91)