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Finding Aid for Josiah N. Knowles Letter C057949
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Description
File contains handwritten letter from Mary Knowles to her husband Josiah N. Knowles. There is also a typed copy of the letter. Written May 22, 1864.
Background
Josiah was born in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in 1830. He was a sea captain, sailing from England to New York and eventually to San Francisco. He retired in 1844, and passed away in Oakland in 1896.
Extent
1.0 folder 1 handwritten letter to Josiah, 1864, 1 typed copy of letter.
Restrictions
There are no restrictions on access.
Availability
Collection open for research.