Guide to the Thomas Gilman Papers, 1853-1907

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California State Library. All rights reserved.

Guide to the Thomas Gilman Papers, 1853-1907



California State Library

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California History Room
  • California State Library
  • Library and Courts Building II
  • 900 N. Street, Room 200
  • P.O. Box 942837
  • Sacramento, California 94237-0001
  • Phone: (916) 654-0176
  • Fax: (916) 654-8777
  • Email: cslcal@library.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.library.ca.gov/
Processed by:
The California State Library staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1999 California State Library. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Thomas Gilman Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1853-1907
Box Number: 353
Creator: Gilman, Thomas, 1830-1911
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions of Use

Please credit California State Library.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Thomas Gilman Papers, California State Library.

Access Points

Gilman, Thomas, 1830-1911
Pioneers--California
Afro-Americans--California

Contents

Letters, bills of sale, poll tax, receipts, subpoena, leases.

Biography

Thomas Gilman was born about 1830 in Tennessee and had moved to Tuolumne County, California by 1850. He is listed as a miner in the 1852 California census. He bought his freedom in 1853 and worked as a farmer in Shaw's Flat in 1892. He died in 1911 and is buried in Shaw's Flat.

Container List

Box Box 353

Arranged chronologically.