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Register of the Thomas Spalding Wylly Gold Rush Narrative, 1849-1853
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Box 1: Thomas S. Wylly Gold Rush Narrative, 1849-1853


Folder 1: Introduction & Biographical Sketch


Folder 2: NARRATIVE---pp. 1-63


pp.1-3------preparation for departure to Independence


pp.4-10-----trip to Independence


pp.11-26----Independence to Ft. Laramie


pp.26-39----Ft. Laramie to Sweetwater R. [w/ digressions back to S. Platte]


pp.40-46----South Pass to Salt Lake City


Folder 3: NARRATIVE---pp. 47-107


pp.47-54----Salt Lake City


pp.55-99----Salt Lake City to Mojave R.


pp.100-107--Crossing of Mojave Desert


Folder 4: NARRATIVE---pp. 108-167


pp.108-128--Southern California


pp.129-139--Los Angeles to Sacramento via the coast


pp.140-167--Mining at Weber Creek near Placerville


Folder 5: NARRATIVE---pp. 168-end


pp.168-174--By ship from San Francisco to Nicaragua, 1853


pp.174-194--Across Nicaragua to San Juan del Monte


pp.195------By ship from San Juan to Chagres, Panama




pp.200-201--By ship to New Orleans


pp.202-205--From New Orleans to Georgia


Volume: NARRATIVE [bound copy]