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Bradley family papers, 1850-1955.
BANC MSS 71/142 c CARTON 2; BANC MSS 71/142 c oversize box 1; BANC MSS 71/142 c CARTON 1; BANC MSS 71/142 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Bradley family papers, 1850-1955

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley (Family, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley, Henry Sewall, 1829-1881

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley, Frederick Worthen, 1863-1933

Creator/Contributor:

Bradley, Worthen, 1904-1959

Abstract:

Typed transcript of diary, 1850-1854, of Henry Sewall Bradley, describing mining ventures in California with some accounts; scrapbook of clippings relating to the mining career of his son, Frederick Worthen Bradley, in Nevada, Idaho, and Alaska, 1924-1930; statements concerning F.W. Bradley by his brother, Philip Reid Bradley, 1936; scrapbooks of cartoons, 1919-1947, and articles on mining written for various journals, 1931-1955, by Worthen Bradley, son of F.W. Bradley.

Date:

1850 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-nv -- n-us-ak
Bradley family -- Archives
Bradley, Henry Sewall -- 1829-1881 -- Archives
Bradley, Frederick Worthen -- 1863-1933 -- Archives
Bradley, Worthen -- 1904-1959 -- Archives
Gold mines and mining -- California
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada
Gold mines and mining -- Alaska
Caricatures and cartoons
Caricatures and cartoons
Gold mines and mining
Alaska
California
Nevada

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Bradley family papers, BANC MSS 71/142 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Frederick W. Bradley; 1971.
Portraits transferred to the Portrait File of The Bancroft Library.
Henry Sewall Bradley was born in Massachusetts and died April 13, 1881 at the age of 51 years, 6 months, and 28 days. He was married to Virginia Shearer and worked as a surveyor in Nevada City, California. His son Frederick Worthen Bradley, also a surveyor, was born February 21, 1863 in Nevada County, California and died July 6, 1933 at age 70.
In English.

Type:

Family papers.
Diaries.
Scrapbooks.
Cartoons (Commentary)

Physical Description:

print
2.5 (1 1

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 71/142 c CARTON 2
BANC MSS 71/142 c oversize box 1
BANC MSS 71/142 c CARTON 1
BANC MSS 71/142 c

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.