Guide to the Asa Merrill Fairfield Collection, 1904-1928

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Guide to the Asa Merrill Fairfield Collection, 1904-1928



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: Asa Merrill Fairfield Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1904-1928
Box Number: 191 & 220
Creator: Fairfield, Asa Merrill, 1854-1926
Extent: 2 boxes
Repository: California State Library
Sacramento, California
Language: English.

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Asa Merrill Fairfield Collection, California State Library.

Access Points

Fairfield, Asa Merrill, 1854-1926
Pioneers-California-Lassen County
Lassen County (Calif.)-History-Sources
Frontier and pioneer life-California-Lassen County-Sources

Contents

Letters of pioneers and early settlers of Lassen County used by Fairfield in preparing his county history published by H. S. Crocker in 1916.

Biography

Asa M. Fairfield was born in Massachusetts July 30, 1854. He taught for a short time in Iowa, then in various localities in Lassen County, California from 1875-1899. He was the author of PIONEER HISTORY OF LASSEN COUNTY published by H.S. Crocker of San Francisco in 1916. He died September 2, 1926 in Susanville, California.

Correspondents

Major Correspondents

  • Lomas, Henry

Other Correspondents

  • Adams, Asa
  • Agee, W. E.
  • Anderson, A. H.
  • Armstrong, W. A.
  • Ashbury, W. W.
  • Baldwin, Seth, Mrs.
  • Bankhead, Jessie
  • Bennett, N. W.
  • Borrette, H.R.
  • Borrette, J. S.
  • Brashear, W. S.
  • Brown, Kenneth M.
  • Brown, Thomas.
  • Bryant, Daniel W.
  • Cains, W. M.
  • Carmichael, J. A.
  • Cramer, C. C., Mrs.
  • Cressler, William T.
  • Dakin, H. H.
  • David, F. L.
  • Dow, William.
  • Eldridge, J. P.
  • Epley, T.
  • Evans, A.
  • Forgay, N. B.
  • Fry, C. (Mrs.)
  • Gale, A. Y. (Mrs.)
  • Gray, (Mrs.)
  • Hall, W. H.
  • Harper, A. L.
  • Harris, (Mrs.)
  • Hart, C. F.
  • Hawkins, D. R.
  • Hill, [Smith J.]
  • Hines, (Mrs. F.)
  • Holdridge, D. K.
  • Holmes, Ed
  • James, Press R.
  • Kelley, [?]
  • Kingsbury, F. F.
  • Knauer, W. O.
  • Knox, S. P.
  • LaPlant, J. C.
  • LaTour, C. A.
  • Laws, Ella
  • Leavitt, [?]
  • Long, T. N.
  • McCormick, W. H.
  • McCoy, Geo. (Mrs.)
  • McKessick, John B.
  • McLean, Maude
  • Mead, Alley
  • Moody, Opal
  • Moon, A. G.
  • Murphy, Lee
  • Myers, William
  • Parker, F. L.
  • Peck, J. S.
  • Penrod, E.
  • Peyton, Harry
  • Pool, William
  • Price, John
  • Putnam, John D.
  • Rice, J. B.
  • Schott, L. M. (Mrs.)
  • Senton, Caroline
  • Shinn, A. L.
  • Shumway, E. B.
  • Simonis, J. B., Mrs.
  • Smith, L. S.
  • Spoon, Will
  • Stark, J. W.
  • Stewart, J. M., Mrs.
  • Streshley, O.
  • Tyler, S., Mrs.
  • Vinyard, W. E.
  • Wemple, J. C.
  • Williams, W. B.
  • Wilson, Clara, Mrs.
  • Wright, T. J.
  • Young, R. W.
  • Zumwalt, J. W.

Container List

Box 191

Correspondence A - K

Box 220

Correspondence L - Z