Finding aid of the Rollin Mallory Daggett Papers C057943
Finding aid prepared by Alexandria Brown
Society of California Pioneers10/25/2011
300 Fourth Street
San Francisco, CA, 94107-1272
Title: Daggett, Rollin Mallory Papers
Identifier/Call Number: C057943
Contributing Institution: Society of California Pioneers
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 folder (1 item)
creator: Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901
Collection open for research.
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Rollin Mallory Daggett Papers. The Society of California Pioneers.
Donor and date of acquisition unknown.
Daggett was born in Richville, NY and died in San Francisco, CA. He came to California in 1849 to become a miner. By 1852 he was involved with several Bay Area newspapers. He moved to Virginia City, NV in 1862, and later became the Republican United States Representative for Nevada from 1879-1881. From 1882-1885 he was the United States Minister Resident to the Kingdom of Hawaii. He returned to San Francisco doing editorial work. His body is interred in Laurel Hill Cemetery.
This folder contains a poem from 1881 written by Daggett entitled “My New Year’s Guests.”
The Society of California Pioneers, 300 Fourth Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107
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