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A guide to the Asa Arnold Reniff certificate and license, 1867, 1870
HDC0359 (SAFR 17508)  
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Description
Asa Arnold Reniff certificate and license (SAFR 17508, HDC 359) consists of a United States Inspectors certificate to first engineer of steam vessels dated 1870 and one Steamboat Engineer's license renewal dated 1867. The collection is available for research use without restriction.
Background
Asa Arnold Reniff (1828-1913) was born in Broome County, New York. He came to California via Panama in 1852. He was a river boat engineer on the Sacramento River in the 1860s, possibly earlier. He was said to serve on the RELIEF. He died in Geyserville, California where he owned extensive vineyards.
Extent
2 items.
Restrictions
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Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.