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Recollections of California during the Gold Rush, [ca. 1900]
BANC MSS C-D 5011 Positive microfilm
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Title:

Recollections of California during the Gold Rush, [ca. 1900]

Creator/Contributor:

Bayley, Thomas S., creator

Abstract:

First overland mail to California (in wagon train led by Col. Chiles, 1848); notes on early days in El Dorado Co.; James W. Marshall; sales and transfers to Sutter's Fort and Sutter's Mill; ferry on the American River.
With typed transcripts and transcript of advertisement, Alta California, Apr. 6, 1849, for Sutter House and freighting company operated by Alden S. Bayley and M.T. McClellan in Sacramento.

Date:

1900 (issued)

Subject:

Chiles, Joseph B. (Joseph Ballinger) -- 1810-1885
Marshall, James Wilson -- 1810-1885
Bayley, Alden Spooner
McClellan, M. T
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives
Postal service -- Overland Trails
Ferries -- California
El Dorado County (Calif.)
California -- Gold discoveries
Sutter's Fort (Sacramento, Calif.)
Sutter's Mill (Coloma, Calif.)

Note:

Also available on microfilm.

Type:

Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

7 folders in portfolio.
partial microfilm reel (59 exposures) : negative (Rich. 93:9) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-D 5011 Positive microfilm

Origin:

California