The General Edward O. C. Ord Letters total approximately 260 letters, the first written in Oct. 5, 1854 (two days before he
married) and extending through January 30, 1885. The early letters from Oct. 5, 1854 -April 2, 1855 were written from Los
Angeles, from on board the schooner Golden Gate, in San Pedro, and other such places. Some of those following are addressed
from the Rogue River, Oregon Territory, Fort Vancouver, Washington, San Francisco, Ft. Miller and camps in Yakima country.
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