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Guide to the Carl I. Wheat 'Flush Times in the Diggins' Research Collection, 1840-1874
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Carl I. Wheat 'Flush Times in the Diggins' Research Collection
    Dates: 1840-1874
    Identification: SC/LWN
    Creator: Noyes, Leonard W.
    Physical Description: 0.84 linear feet
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections
    Abstract: This collection consists of letters, diaries, and other materials compiled by Carl Wheat while researching Captain Leonard W. Noyes, with an introduction and explanatory notes by Wheat.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Paper records

    Geographic Name:

    Calaveras County (Calif.) -- History
    California -- Gold discoveries
    California -- History -- 1850-1950
    California -- History -- To 1846
    Murphys (Calif.)

    Personal Name:

    Noyes, Leonard W.

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], [date], Flush Times in the Diggins, or the Lights and Shades of Murphys Camp in the Fifties Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of letters, diaries, and other materials compiled by Carl White while researching Leonard W. Noyes, with an introduction and explanatory notes by Wheat. Noyes' Carson Valley Reconnaissance Report of 1855, Union Water Companies Ditch of 1855 and Wheat's notes, correspondence, and news clippings about Captain Noyes are included.