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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Cornelia Ryan letters
    creator: Ryan, Cornelia
    Identifier/Call Number: 7069
    Physical Description: 7 items 1 folder
    Date (inclusive): 1885-1894
    Abstract: 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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    Content Description

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Cornelia Ryan letters, Collection no. 7069, Regional History Collection, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchased from Jeffrey Rovenpor Rare Books, August 9, 2018.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Railroad travel -- United States -- 19th century -- Archival resources
    California -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Archival resources
    California, Southern -- History -- Archival resources
    Letters
    Ryan, Cornelia -- Correspondence