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Guide to the Percy H. Gregory Letters, 1906-1908
MS 3455  
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3/29/06 From Percy to mother; general life in San Francisco, availability of work.

 

5/29/06 From Percy to mother; detailed description of earthquake and fire, extent of damage, and casualties.

 

9/11/06 From Percy to mother; strike by trolley motormen and conductors.

 

12/10/06 Description of reconstruction of San Francisco following quake, as well as a vignette of public transportation in San Francisco.

 

1/1/08 From Percy to mother: further description of reconstruction of city, including insight on property values and availability of work; description of six-month strike by trolley crews in 1907; possibility of U.S. going to war with Japan.

 

3/14/08 News about family.