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Guide to the J. C. Morrill Company Collection, 1859-1867
244-246  
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Description
Account books, 1862-66; correspondence, 1860-67; receipts, 1859-66.
Background
In 1859, encouraged by John Bidwell's partner, George Wood, J. C. Morrill set up a sawmill in Chico, California, and began shipping finished lumber to Sacramento. George Wood acted as business agent for the company, while J.C. Morrill managed the mill.
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Please credit California State Library.
Availability
Unrestricted.