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Ernest A. Wiltsee papers.
BANC MSS C-B 356 BOX 1; BANC MSS C-B 356 BOX 2; BANC MSS C-B 356 PART 3; BANC MSS C-B 356
Collection Overview

Title:

Ernest A. Wiltsee papers

Creator/Contributor:

Wiltsee, Ernest A. (Ernest Abram), creator

Abstract:

Includes Wiltsee's reminiscences, correspondence with Eleanor Ashby Bancroft, and papers relating to the Emperor Norton Memorial Association. Reminiscences contain recollections of Wiltsee's early life and education; mining experiences in California, South Africa, Mexico, and South America; European life; the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake; and the Yosemite Power Company. The papers relating to the Emperor Norton Memorial Association include a program for the interment ceremony and Wiltsee's address at the ceremony.

Subject:

Norton, Joshua Abraham -- 1819-1880
Bancroft, Eleanor A. (Eleanor Ashby) -- 1903-1956
Emperor Norton Memorial Association.

Note:

Temporary Finding Aid Available.

Physical Description:

2 boxes & 1 v.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 356 BOX 1
BANC MSS C-B 356 BOX 2
BANC MSS C-B 356 PART 3
BANC MSS C-B 356

Origin:

Various places