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Finding aid of the John F. Cassell Album C057749
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  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Conditions Governing Use note
  • Preferred Citation note
  • Donor
  • Biographical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Existence and Location of Originals note

  • Title: Cassell, John F. Album
    Identifier/Call Number: C057749
    Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 album, typed and handwritten)
    Date (inclusive): 1840-1951
    Abstract: An album compiled by Andrew T. Cassell Sr. documenting the history of the Cassell family as far back as the 17th century. It contains original handwritten letters dating from approximately 1840-1951, handwritten transcriptions, and typed letters as well as photographs and official documents (such as the marriage license of John F. Cassell and Anna O. Little). The album also contains records of the Toy family. Cassell is alternatively spelled as Casal, Cassal, Cassel and Capell.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    Collection open for research

    Conditions Governing Use note

    There are no restrictions on access

    Preferred Citation note

    John F. Cassell Albums, The Society of California Pioneers.

    Donor

    Donated by Mrs. A.T. Cassell in 1969.

    Biographical note

    John F. Cassell was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1837. He worked as a miner and co-owned the Golden Chariot at Tuscarora. He owned Goleta ranch in Santa Barbara County with Stephen Roberts. He died in San Francisco on July 1, 1893.

    Scope and Contents note

    An album compiled by Andrew T. Cassell Sr. documenting the history of the Cassell family as far back as the 17th century. It contains original handwritten letters dating from approximately 1840-1951, handwritten transcriptions, and typed letters as well as photographs and official documents (such as the marriage license of John F. Cassell and Anna O. Little). The album also contains records of the Toy family. Cassell is alternatively spelled as Casal, Cassal, Cassel and Capell.

    Existence and Location of Originals note

    The Society of California Pioneers. 300 Fourth Street. San Francisco, CA 94107

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Correspondence.
    San Francisco (Calif.)