Five letters, plus two envelopes postmarked El Cajon and Los Angeles, written by Cornelia Ryan (later Yates) to her friend
Annie Upham in Boston, 1885-1894. The letters document Cornelia's transcontinental train trip and experiences after settling
in Southern California. The letters were written from Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and Anaheim, and describe Cornelia's day
to day experiences both on the journey west and her life in Southern California after she settles.
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