Guide to the Young Brothers Letters, 1852-1856

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Guide to the Young Brothers Letters, 1852-1856



California State Library

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California History Room
  • California State Library
  • Library and Courts Building II
  • 900 N. Street, Room 200
  • P.O. Box 942837
  • Sacramento, California 94237-0001
  • Phone: (916) 654-0176
  • Fax: (916) 654-8777
  • Email: cslcal@library.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
Processed by:
The California State Library staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1999 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Young Brothers Letters,
Date (inclusive): 1852-1856
Box Number: 344
Creator: Young, Daniel
Extent: 1 box
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

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Access Points

Overland journeys to the Pacific
Pioneers--California
California--Gold discoveries
Gold mines and mining--California--Placer County

Contents

Correspondence.

Biography

The three Young Brothers, Edwin, Jacob, and Daniel left Indiana for California in 1852. They mined gold at Indian Canyon and Roaches Hill in Placer County. Jacob returned to Indiana in 1853, dying in 1855. Daniel was still in California in 1856.

Correspondents

Major Correspondents

  • Young, Daniel

Other Correspondents

  • Young, Edwin
  • Young, Jacob

Container List

Box 344

Arranged chronologically.