Register of the Sara Low letters

Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-2533
Fax: (858) 534-5950
Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Register of the Sara Low letters,1852

MSS 0172

Mandeville Special Collections Library

GEISEL LIBRARY



UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175

Contact Information:

  • Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
  • UC, San Diego
  • La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
  • Phone: (858) 534-2533
  • Fax: (858) 534-5950
  • Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
  • Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
This file last updated: July 1997.

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: Sara Low letters,
Date (inclusive): 1852
Collection number: MSS 0172
Extent: 0.10 linear feet (5 items (20 pages) in one folder.)
Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Preferred Citation

Sara Low letters, MSS 0172. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

ABSTRACT

Detailed letters to Low's mother and in-laws, describing her voyage from New York to San Francisco around Cape Horn. The final letter describes her visit to California. Accompanied by a manuscript chart showing route of the voyage, and four envelopes. Low was 19 years old at the time and quite literate; the letters are very legible and in very good condition.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Oversize map located at MC-044-08.