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Register of the J. Mauran letters.
MSS 0198  
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    Title: J. Mauran letters.,
    Date (inclusive): 1849
    Collection number: MSS 0198
    Extent: 0.01 linear feet (4 items (5 leaves) 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.

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    J. Mauran letters., MSS 0198. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.


    Holograph letters written by J. Mauran, captain on the bark Oxford, while on a voyage carrying 49ers to California. The letters related sailing conditions and details of shipboard life and also mention other ships encountered en route. The letter dated 25 Jan. 1849 is written at the captain's request by P.B. Mauran.