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Biographical narratives of forty-eight California pioneers dictated to I.W. Taber : ms., [ca. 1886-1888]
BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.1; BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.2; BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.3
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Title:

Biographical narratives of forty-eight California pioneers dictated to I.W. Taber : ms., [ca. 1886-1888]

Creator/Contributor:

Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912, creator, Compiler.

Creator/Contributor:

Taylor, Augustus C.

Creator/Contributor:

Adams, Amos Crandal, 1824-

Creator/Contributor:

Martin, J. West, 1822-1899

Creator/Contributor:

Thomas, Rickard Parks, 1826-

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, George Law, 1826-

Creator/Contributor:

Williams, Thomas G., 1812-

Creator/Contributor:

Taber, Louise E.

Date:

1886 (issued)

Contents:

v.1 Sketches of M.R. Roberts, C.L. Taylor, T.B. Shannon and others.--v.2 Brief autobiographies by Augustus C. Taylor and A.C. Adams; clippings from various periodicals and newspapers; with notarized statement by Louise E. Taber concerning her father's work--v.3 Autobiographies by George Law Smith and R.P. Thomas; letter from Thomas G. Williams; sketch of A.J. Bryant (on his stationery) and brief outline of career of Charles P. Stone.

Subject:

Roberts, Martin Richard -- 1820-
Taylor, Charles L -- 1826-
Shannon, Thomas Bowles -- 1827-1896
Bryant, Andrew Jackson -- 1831-1888
Stone, Chas. P. (Charles Pomeroy) -- 1824-1887
California -- Biography

Note:

Chiefly in Taber's handwriting; a few letters and autobiographical sketches in the handwriting of the subjects.

Type:

Clippings.
Biographies.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

3 v. 27-31 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.1
BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.2
BANC MSS C-D 5062 v.3

Origin:

California