Guide to the Frank Shay, "A lifetime in California, 1860-1939" Typescript
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Call Number: SC0309
Creator: Shay, Frank.
Title: Frank Shay, "A lifetime in California, 1860-1939" typescript
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet (1 volume: 326 leaves)
Summary: Autobiography, annotated by the author. Also includes newsclippings about Shay later in life.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
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A lifetime in California, 1860-1939:. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.
California reporter and attorney. Growing up in California, Shay served in a wide variety of positions throughout his life, including special reporter for Sacramento and Virginia City newspapers, accountant and telegrapher for the Sutro Tunnel Company, and, after completing his law degree at Hastings Law College, attorney for the Southern Pacific Company and personal counsel for railroad president Leland Stanford.
Autobiography, annotated by the author. Also includes newsclippings about Shay later in life.
Southern Pacific Company
Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893.
California --History --1848-present.